Our Facility

“Our facility is one of the biggest things that separates us from our competition”. McWhirter Steel uses lean principles like 5S and continuous improvement that frankly are not seen enough in the steel fabrication industry.

“A 5S facility allows us to increase our quality by knowing exactly where everything is in our facility at all times”. This greatly decreases the chances of any products being left behind or forgotten which is a huge inconvenience on projects. It also provides a great, clean work environment for employees.

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.