Businesses engage a Contract Manufacturer to build components or products that the company has chosen not to build in-house. The term can be used to encompass a wide scope of industry activities, but at SMT, we primarily focus on handling the outsourced building of large-scale industrial equipment, tanks, skids, pumps, conveyor systems, and the like.
The United States alcoholic beverage industry is a $200 billion+ market, and has experienced steady growth over the last ten years. Small premium brands make up one of the fastest growing segments in the industry.
If you manage a wastewater treatment facility, you deal with a host of problems every day. But if aging infrastructure is one of those concerns, you’re not alone. According to a Black & Veatch study and interviews with professionals in the industry, aging infrastructure is considered the most important issue facing the water industry.
Is your business looking for custom designed Conveyor Systems or Packaging Lines?
What is a Packaging Line?
A packaging line is the process of packing and labeling products and getting them ready for shipping. Depending on the product, there may be several steps in this process. Ideally, your product will move along a path that is as automated as possible. From individual pieces of equipment to complete systems, SMT is available to help design and build packaging line equipment.
Brewing is an art that takes years to perfect. So does building the complex machinery and tanks needed to brew beer on a commercial scale. Large scale breweries, expanding regional brewers, and start-ups alike trust our team for quality, reliability and innovative solutions. In our decades of engineering experience, we’ve observed some very basic advantages to hiring American Made companies to produce your brewing equipment.
When equipment becomes worn-out, outdated, or isn’t functioning at optimal performance levels, business owners and managers have to make a decision to either fix what they have or replace the item all together. Large pieces of contract manufactured food equipment can cost tens or even hundreds of thousands of dollars to replace, so these decisions can’t be taken lightly.
The Mid-Atlantic Region is one of the best locations to ship goods across the U.S. Being headquartered in Ridgeway, Virginia, just south of Martinsville, gives us the ability to serve the East Coast and Mid-West regions with unmatched speed. Shipments from this area can typically reach 70% of the U.S. population within 2 days, and 50% of the U.S. population within 1 day. We’re also just a few hours from deep water ports on the Virginia Coast.