Long Standing Michigan City Business Gains a New Leader

Jet Fabricators, Inc. has been a stalwart contributor to Michigan City’s economy for 60 years as a precision machining, laser-cutting, welding, and fabrication company that works with steel, stainless steel and aluminum and will continue to do so in Michigan City for many more years under the leadership of new Owner and President, Brian Mulligan. The company fabricates multiple types of product for numerous industries including OEM machine manufacturers, aerospace, transportation, power generation, and more.  They are a full service metal fabricator capable of high production fabrication, custom and prototype fabrication, laser cutting services, powder-coating and machining capabilities.  Mulligan has plans to grow that business over the next several years, "Jet Fabricators has a long, proud history in Michigan City and I am looking forward to growing the Jet legacy by reconnecting with the manufacturers in this city, county and region, proving that Jet can be a local, reliable and vital supplier to this area" said Mulligan.   Experience should be of foremost consideration when assigning a product to any manufacturer and Jet Fabricators Inc. has administrative and supervisory personnel, as well as skilled workers, who have many years of experience in the metal fabricating business.

Mulligan acquired the company in June of this year and brings with him 20 years of manufacturing experience.  He has served in roles such as Owner, Vice President of Operations, and Production Manager in the manufacturing and fabrication industry.  Since starting, he has already added three new employees to his staff and he has plans to see continued growth for the company.  Among his first initiatives will be to improve efficiencies, install quality standards, decrease production time, and increase sales.  Mulligan would like to see Jet Fabricators become a premier partner of many local companies to help them with their fabrication needs.  Over the next year, he will be working toward becoming ISO 9000 certified to ensure that he meets the needs of his customers and improves quality.  Jet Fabricators will work closely with Economic Development Corporation Michigan City during this transition to ensure they are utilizing all resources that our available to employers in the Michigan City community.

Economic Development Corporation Michigan City, Indiana (EDCMC) addresses the needs of local businesses with the Business Retention and Expansion Program (BR&E). Through the program, EDCMC works to understand the local business climate, determine future expansion plans with local action, acquaint business executives with programs available through its partners and provide effective solutions to specific concerns and problems.

Local companies looking to expand their business may call the EDCMC at (219) 873-1211 for more information. For more information on Jet Fabricators, Inc., please call (219) 872-8611 or visit www.jetfab.com