McWhirter Steel is situated on 10 acres in Lancaster, CA. The shop's efficient opperation is made possible because of it's key features:
Effecient Flow and Shop Layout
Fully automated Drill and Saw
Fully automated Coping and Torching Machine
Fully automated Plate Processing
Welding and Fabrication
McWhirter Steel uses lean principles like 5S and continuous improvement that frankly are not seen enough in the steel fabrication industry.
The company’s continuous improvement system brings improvements to the shop in the form of state-of-the art equipment, waste reducing flow’s and much more. This system ensures the company’s quality, effectiveness and efficiency is constantly getting better. Improvements come from all places in the organization and all employees are encouraged to express their process improvement ideas. It provides a better service for clients and a more motivating work environment for employee’s.
We will work closely with our engineers or yours to help bring your project to life.
McWhirter Steel detailers use state of the art software technology to provide accurate drawings and 3D modeling for our clients.
We are very diverse and can handle fabrication projects from the smallest level to mid rise buildings.
McWhirter Steel was a large union erector for many years and has had over 70 union ironworkers working throughout California.
We often credit our project success to our highly systematic and well-equipped shop.
McWhirter Steel's team of experienced painters and NACE certified inspectors.
Our shop is home to a fully automated beam line that can layout, cut, drill, and cope any steel member.