Get to know fellow NGA member Fabricated Products Group, with locations in both Frankfort, Illinois and St. Louis, Missouri. The company's keys to success, according to president Dan Shields, include focusing on relationships rather than projects, taking care of employees, and always seeking to improve processes.
Leadership: Daniel Shields, president
Locations: (Headquarters) Frankfort, Illinois and St. Louis, Missouri
Years in business: 1 year for Fabricated Products Group; 125 years for parent company MHS Legacy
Products offered: custom metal fabrication, sunshades, decorative louvers, brackets, custom metal screening, thermal girts
Company motto: Exceptional Custom Fabrication - Breakneck Turnaround
Q&A with Daniel Shields
What are the company's keys to success?
- Building relationships not projects
- Taking care of your employees
- Always improving processes
- Understanding customer's needs
How has your company adapted to the COVID pandemic? We've implemented enhanced cleaning frequency, additional specific safety procedures, and increased communications internally.
What is a big glass project or accomplishment for your company? The relocation and grand opening of our headquarters in Frankfort, Illinois, and the design and fabrication of the sunshades on the renovation of Sarah Bush Lincoln Hospital in Matoon, Illinois are our most recent accomplishments and successful projects in the past 12 months.