#whyBTD-Taylor Mundahl, Welding shift lead, Lakeville, MN

Taylor Mundahl Welding shift lead in Lakeville, Minnesota

Why did you join BTD?   Years ago I found out I was going to be a father and needed a stable job/career.  I was referred by an employee of BTD who is still with the company as well. What did you know about manufacturing and/or BTD prior to starting here?  When I first started…

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#whyBTD – Keith Yonemura, L&D Lead, Detroit Lakes

Keith started at BTD in April 2018 as a Sheet Laser Set Up. He came to BTD for an opportunity to work with our production laser. Since then, Keith grew into his role as Fabrication lead and in July 2022 he accepted his current position as L&D Leader.    What do you like best about…

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The FABRICATOR Magazine Highlights BTD’s Award-Winning Safety Culture

Safety at BTD is No. 1 and our team has worked hard to make each of our facilities some of the safest in manufacturing. In fact, the Fabricators & Manufacturers Association International awarded our Lakeville, Minnesota location with the 2022 Safety Award of Honor and three of our locations with the Safety Award of Merit,…

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We’re #2 on the FAB 40 list!

The Fabricator, a monthly print and digital publication that focuses on the metal forming industry, has named BTD Manufacturing No. 2 on its FAB 40 list. This is the sixth year in a row we’ve landed in the top three, which recognizes our company as the second-largest metal fabrication operation in the U.S. It also…

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Aligning all four of our locations with new equipment

We believe as a manufacturer it’s our responsibility to provide our customers like you with the right parts and to do it while meeting your delivery requirements. To ensure we can achieve this as demand grows, we’ve invested in new, light fabrication equipment at our Washington, Illinois facility. A new 10K laser is optimizing cutting…

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BTD Receives Safety Awards

BTD Manufacturing has received a Safety Award of Honor from the Fabricators & Manufacturers Association, International (FMA) at our Tooling facility in Lakeville, Minnesota. FMA also awarded BTD’s Detroit Lakes, Lakeville and Dawsonville locations with Safety Awards of Merit. The FMA/CNA Annual Safety Awards, which are open to all FMA company members, recognize metal fabrication…

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We’re fulfilling growing demand with new equipment

Our Dawsonville, Georgia and Washington, Illinois facilities have each added a 10,000-watt fiber sheet laser to their setup, allowing us to meet the needs of our customers while ensuring efficiency and quality are optimized. The Mitsubishi 3015 GX-F 10K fiber sheet lasers feature an auto pallet changer and can be used with sheets as big…

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#whyBTD – Taylor Meyer, shift lead, Lakeville, MN

Why did you join BTD? I joined BTD for many reasons. If you have stepped into BTD before, you have heard of the immense amount of opportunities for growth that are given. You can ask almost anyone in a leadership position and it is almost a given that they have held multiple titles previous to…

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See us at the Pekin, Illinois Job Fair

Our team in Washington, Illinois will be set up and ready to tell you all about a career at BTD during the Job Fair in Pekin. We’re hiring for multiple positions, including welders, CNC machinists and material handlers. And here are just a few of the awesome benefits you’ll enjoy.  Shift differentials of 20-30% Paid…

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#whyBTD – Kumar Seokaran – production setup, Lakeville, MN

When Kumar Seokaran moved to MN in 2020 he was looking for a solid career with a good company. He had previous experience in manufacturing with John Deere so when the opportunity to work at BTD came along it was a good fit. But during his time here, he’s found more than a job, he…

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