Dalsin Industries, Inc. Announces New Phoenix-Based Manufacturing Facility
Minn.-based company to create 35-50 new jobs
PHOENIX (November 2012) – Dalsin Industries, Inc., a leading precision sheet-metal fabrication and stamping company based in Bloomington, Minn., today announced that it plans to open a new Phoenix-based manufacturing facility – the second for the privately-held and family-owned company – in December. Dalsin Industries expects to hire 35-50 employees for the first phase at its state-of-the-art facility.
“As a nationally-recognized mfg. leader with more than 65 years of experience in customer design support and manufacturing products/equipment for the solar, electronic, appliance, medical, transportation, energy, agricultural, and consumer product industries. Dalsin is strongly positioned for growth into the future,” said Gary Fruth, CEO of Dalsin Industries. “To better serve our southwestern customer marketplace and gain transportation/logistic efficiencies, we are expanding our manufacturing operations to Phoenix, Arizona.”
"Dalsin is yet another example of a quality company that has chosen Phoenix to expand its manufacturing operations and create new jobs in support of our growing renewable energy industry," Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton said.
Dalsin, specializes in sheet metal fabrication/stamping, robotic welding, And OEM end product contract manufacturing/fulfillment which can include installation of all electrical/electronics and testing.
The Arizona facility will help the company increase its focus on the Southwest marketplace.
"I am pleased that Dalsin Industries will now play a role in transforming southwest Phoenix into a regional hub for renewable energy," said Michael Nowakowski, Phoenix City Councilman for District 7. "This manufacturing facility will create much needed jobs for the area, and shine a light on the great weather, business-friendly environment and ready and able workforce Phoenix has to offer."
“Export-based manufacturing companies like Dalsin Industries play a key role in strengthening and diversifying the region’s employment base, which is why GPEC consistently advocates for additional programs that boost our competitiveness for these types of investments,” said Barry Broome, president and CEO of the Greater Phoenix Economic Council. “I’m proud to welcome Dalsin Industries to Phoenix and look forward to watching them flourish in the region.”
“Dalsin found the Phoenix area the best location for it to serve the Southwest market,” said CBRE Senior Vice President Bill Bayless, who represented the tenant in its lease negotiations. “What sealed the deal was the area’s pro-business environment and a building ideally suited for its unique requirements, which will enable Dalsin to be up and running by the end of the year.
About Dalsin Industries
Dalsin Industries is a leading precision sheet-metal fabrication and stamping company with more than 65 years of manufacturing expertise. The company, headquartered in a 135,000-square-foot facility in Bloomington, Minnesota, will open a second plant in Phoenix, Arizona, in late 2012. Privately held and family owned, Dalsin designs, engineers, and produces sheet metal components and complete assemblies for leading original equipment manufacturers (OEMs). Dalsin is ISO-9001:2008 and ISO 14001:2004 environmental management certified and operates according to lean manufacturing practices. For more information, contact us online or call 1-800-996-9859.
About the City of Phoenix and Economic Development Department
The city's Community and Economic Development Department works to position Phoenix as a globally competitive and sustainable city by cultivating the world’s best talent, leading businesses, technologies and outstanding quality of life for its residents. For more information, visit phoenix.gov/econdev or call 602-262-5040.
About the Greater Phoenix Economic Council (GPEC)
A true public/private partnership, GPEC is the regional economic development organization for the Greater Phoenix metro area in Arizona – the number two market for solar in the United States. GPEC also was recently ranked one of the top economic development groups in the country. Working with its 20 member communities, Maricopa County and more than 150 private investors, GPEC attracts quality businesses to this dynamic region. By creating a high-performance economy through capital investments and jobs, Greater Phoenix companies enjoy a business climate where they can compete and thrive in today's global economy. Since 1989, GPEC has worked to achieve an economically sound and sustainable region. For more information, visit www.gpec.org
CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBG), a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company headquartered in Los Angeles, is the world’s largest commercial real estate services firm (in terms of 2011 revenue). The Company has approximately 34,000 employees (excluding affiliates), and serves real estate owners, investors and occupiers through more than 300 offices (excluding affiliates) worldwide. CBRE offers strategic advice and execution for property sales and leasing; corporate services; property, facilities and project management; mortgage banking; appraisal and valuation; development services; investment management; and research and consulting. Please visit our Web site at www.cbre.com