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Henry County Chamber Featured Business
Featured Business of the Month - Gilson Screen


Gilson Screen Incorporated has been in existence for more than 50 years. The company dates from 1961, when they were incorporated to manufacture the Gilson line of sieving, screening and sampling equipment specifically designed for the aggregate testing industry. Today, Gilson still manufactures these products and much more for Gilson Company, Inc. The equipment and expertise gained is now applied to custom fabrication and machining for their many other customers. Gilson Screen has the knowledge and skills to produce parts, as well as complete assemblies of all the mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, and hydraulic components required to produce a variety of machines.

Gilson's capabilities include shearing; CNC laser cutting, CNC punching, CNC bending, CNC machining; forming; welding; robotic welding; finishing, painting, packaging and stainless steel finishing. They have the ability to laser cut and etch, shear, punch, bend, saw, torch, machine 3 and 5 axis, turn with live tooling, drill, tap, cope, weld, assemble, paint, inspect, and ship. They work with mild steel, stainless steel (including #4 finish), aluminum, and plastic. Gilson Screen can fabricate to your prints or specifications, utilizing their design staff if necessary. Their engineers are available to visit sites of proposed projects such as mezzanines, platforms, stairways, bases, stands, custom electrical enclosures, and the like. Gilson's engineers are available to discuss your future projects, product enhancements, part production or ideas. Their engineering staff works directly with customers, often from equipment design through finished product.

Gilson Screen continues to invest in a wide range of capabilities and the ability to do precision work. They have invested in CNC equipment and computer technology in all facets of work. Their engineering department uses AutoCad, SolidWorks 3D, Striker Systems Sheet Metal and SolidCam to integrate with their shop floor for laser cutting, bending, punching, 3-axis and 5-axis machining, turning Y axis live tooling and robotic welding. Gilson's sheet metal fabrication capabilities include laser cutting, shearing, sawing, torching, punching, bending, welding, assembling, and painting. While their job shop capabilities include 3-axis and 5-axis CNC machining and CNC turning including Y axis line tooling.

Gilson Screen Incorporated's staff includes 25 skilled laborers, many of whom have been with them for over twenty years. Henry County's rural community provides an employee pool of varied skills and abilities and a strong work ethic. Gilson's engineering and sales staff works directly with customers, often from equipment design through production and installation. At every level, Gilson Screen maintains their tradition of craftsmanship and personal attention to customer and product.

To contact Gilson Screen - you can phone (419) 256-7711 or you can email them at info@gilsonscreen.com.  Or stop by their Malinta location at 8810 Township Road K2.

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