Who We Are

DeFabCo is a metal fabrication specialist and industrial contractor focused on meeting the needs of the of the manufacturing, industrial fabrication and construction. Our diverse experience, abilities and innovative planning make us uniquely qualified to serve these markets.


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We design the highest quality product and services for our customers.


Our typical shop and field services are focused on plant and process engineering.


Professional service, competitive pricing, on-time delivery and most importantly, quality workmanship.

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DeFabCo employs our own designers, fabricators, riggers, millwrights, pipe fitters, certified welders and sheet metal mechanics. Our typical shop and field services are focused at plant and process engineering, safety and environmental compliance, material handling and process automation. Our operation is based in Columbus, Ohio and is housed on a five acre complex with over 48,000 square feet under roof. Our staff has over 300 years of combined experience in the metal fabrication industry and they will utilize innovative designs to help meet the special needs and challenges of your organization. We back our sales with professional service, competitive pricing, on-time delivery and most importantly, quality workmanship. Our aggressive Quality Control, Safety and Substance Abuse programs help us to maintain the highest of standards and live up to our motto of ” Quality Work.. From Quality People.

Our Promise to Customers

  • Provide our customer with the highest quality product and services and stand behind our work.
  • Build a reputation among our competitors of honesty and high standards.
  • Build a workforce of competent, dedicated, well paid employees who care about each other, the company and our customers.
  • Be an asset to our community and help those less fortunate than ourselves.
  • Set a standard for others to follow.

Awards and Honors

  • We have earned the Associated Builders and Contractors Gold Step Award in 2005, 2006, and 2007.
  • Defabco is also a member of the Capital Area Safety Council and has received the 100% participation award in 2006 and 2007.
  • All of Defabco’s shop and field associates receive OSHA 10-hour training and can be trained to the OSHA 30-hour level. We also provide in-house training to our client’s specific safety programs so that we arrive at the job site safety trained and ready to work.
  • Our dedicated safety manual includes safe procedures for confined space, crane safety, fall protection, and lockout/tag out procedures. Our Safety Director holds training classes on all aspects of our manual.
  • Defabco’s new shop and field personnel are substance abuse tested prior to hire. All Defabco personnel are randomly substance tested. Our safety orientation contains an extensive section on substance abuse.
  • Defabco’s Safety Director performs on site safety audits and inspections for Defabco employees and our subcontractors. We will work with our clients to assure a productive and safe jobsite.
  • We earned the Governor’s Award for Workers’ Compensation-2003
  • Occupational Hazard Magazine listed DeFabCo as One of America’s 16 Safest Companies in 2004
  • Defabco is a member of Associated Builders & Contractors (ABC) and The Builders Exchange of Central Ohio and has won numerous safety and craftsmanship awards from both organizations.

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