Metal Manufacturer Helps Cowboys ‘Touch Down’

It’s the second month into the 2016-17 NFL regular season and there’s a little known Pennsylvania connection behind the scenes of the Dallas Cowboys franchise.

The helicopter dolly that will help move Cowboy’s owner Jerry Jones’s new AirBus H-145 Helicopter was built by PBZ LLC and protected with a custom powder coating created by Keystone Koating, both Lititz, PA, companies. continue

Logistics: Your Freight Gets a Private Ride

Metal fabricator logistics fleet

When your own guys deliver your products, you know they’ll get your handiwork to customers intact – no damage, no disappointment. The name on your products is the name on their uniforms.

That’s why PBZ manufacturing has an edge over other metal fabricators who have outsourced their carrier operations.

PBZ Logistics serves PBZ LLC, as well as other businesses in the Paul B. Zimmerman Inc. family of companies. The corporate logistics cuts down on delivery costs and ensures that products coming from its entities are handled with care.

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PBZ Offers Advanced Technology in Manufacturing

VCU500 Mazak advanced metal fabrication equipment

Operations Manager Chad Hackman programs the VCU 500C, part of the state-of-the-art equipment lineup that enables PBZ LLC to offer streamlined manufacturing excellence.

 

 

 

When PBZ LLC added a Mazak Quick Turn Smart 200 and VCU 500C to its metal fabrication equipment lineup, operations manager Chad Hackman knew PBZ positioned itself as a steel-fabricating manufacturer able to fulfill the increasing needs of customers seeking streamlined services.

Before investing in these two multi-tasking, technologically advanced parts processors, PBZ fulfilled a lot of its OEM requests – including parts for the CropCare Equipment line of agricultural sprayers, Zimmerman Cattle Control, and Kickout Flashing – through subcontractors.

“We could offer 2D and 3D laser cutting forming and welding,” Hackman says, but their capabilities in-house ended there. “What we found out is, our customers are looking for a one-stop shop,” Hackman adds.

“Now, we can add the machined part, enabling us to showcase and offer the streamlined process of a turnkey operation.”
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