ABOUT AARON'S FABRICATION
Aaron’s Fabrication is a family-owned/operated, WBENC certified, fabrication company located in Clinton Township Michigan. Aaron’s services the Utility, Natural Gas Distribution, Defense, Commercial and Residential markets throughout the state of Michigan. We have been a preferred partner by leading Utility companies providing custom and build-to-print metering fabrications/accessories since our founding but quickly diversified into new markets including the Defense sector.
Aaron’s Fabrication was founded in 2012 by Sue Bursteinowicz, Jim Gilliam, and their son Aaron Bursteinowicz Gilliam in Chesterfield Michigan, leasing a 2,000 square ft space with a few welding machines. Aaron’s rapidly advanced and fast-forward to 2018, we purchased a new 16,000 square feet facility in Clinton Township Michigan. Our founders dedicate the rapid growth due to the three core values our company was founded on. Providing uncompromised quality for our customers, the continuous improvement of our team and processes, and doing WHATEVER it takes to meet and exceed our customer’s expectations 100 percent of the time.
Safety is a priority at Aaron’s Fabrication
The health and safety of our team members is the single most important issue at Aaron’s. We take great pride in providing jobs in our local community and ensuring each and every employee is guaranteed a safe work environment.
All of our employees go through a rigid in- house safety program prior to starting with our company to ensure each and every staff member is educated on each process in our facility. Aaron’s is dedicated to providing a safe, clean, and healthy workplace for each and every employee to thrive. From the CEO on down, we promote the continuous improvement of our internal safety practices, emphasizing personal development of each and every team member. We make sure our facility and equipment are impeccably maintained to ensure our certified operators that their safety is our number one priority.
Even has a small business, our company makes it a priority to engage in the new era of sustainable manufacturing. To show our commitment to creating a more sustainable future, Aaron’s Fabrication annually travels across the country to the Electric Utility Industry Sustainable supply chain conference to learn how we can effectively become a leader in the new era of sustainable manufacturing.
After going to multiple events and speaking with industry leaders about the future of sustainable manufacturing, we decided to go back to the drawing board and review our current operations and see what we as a small company could do to contribute to the greater picture. Some of our contributions include but not limited to switching our brand new manufacturing facility to all LED lighting system, eliminated excessive wasteful packaging, and converted our welding machines to 480. (Electric powered).
THE HISTORY OF AARONS FABRICATION
OUR OLD BUILDING
Here is where it all got started for Aaron’s Fabrication. We started by leasing 2,000 square feet of a building from Utica Steel in Chesterfield Michigan. As time went on we expanded more and more to eventually take the whole 6,000 square ft. Through our founder’s persistence, determination, and ultra-focus, we were able to continue expanding our operation year after year and even diversified into new markets.
OUR NEW BUILDING
Due to our high customer demand, in 2017 we purchased a new 16,000 square ft manufacturing facility. Our facility features a climate controlled quality room, 15,000 amps of power, and is kept up to the highest standards.