Fabrication & Production Technology Manufacturing

The Fabrication & Production Technology Manufacturing cluster includes establishments that fabricate various metals and metal components and that develop and manufacture industrial or heavy machinery.

0
2018 Employment
0
Location Quotient
0
2018 Payrolled Business Locations

GROWTH CLUSTER OVERVIEW

Northern Colorado’s portfolio of companies has particular strengths in agricultural or construction machinery in addition to the manufacturing of industrial robots and industrial machinery, turbines and generators, mold-making, and component fabrication. 

NAICS CODES IN CLUSTER

  • Fasteners
  • Hand Tools 
  • Machine Tools and Accessories 
  • Metal Processing 
  • Metalworking Machinery 
  • Air Handling Equipment 
  • Agricultural and Construction Machinery and Components 
  • Process Equipment and Components 
  • Commercial and Service Industry Machinery 
  • Industrial Machinery 
  • Measuring, Dispensing, and Other Pumping Equipment Manufacturing 
  • Moving and Material Handling Equipment 

GROWTH CLUSTER STATS

  • The Fabrication & Production Technology Manufacturing cluster experienced 51% growth in the region from 2013-2018. 18% growth is projected to occur from 2018-2023.
  • The Gross Regional Product reported in 2018 was $698 million.
  • Within the region, there are particularly strong linkages to agricultural production, inputs, & services; food processing & manufacturing; and plastics.
  • The Agricultural and Construction Machinery and Components subcluster has a location quotient of 7.83.
We have a large customer for components that are meant to go to space and that industry has just been absolutely booming, both here in Colorado and in the United States as a whole. This concept of private space travel, sending satellites to space, sending all sorts of things to space has really been expanding. We've found ways that additive manufacturing can better address that particular market.
Fabrication & Production Technology Manufacturing Employer Logos
Dr. Jacob Neuchterlein
Elementum 3D

Regional & Adjacent Major Employers

Download Growth Cluster Profile

For business matters related to locating or growing your business in Northern Colorado

Contact:

Richard Werner

Upstate Colorado Economic Development 

rwerner@upstatecolorado.org

or

Adam Crowe

Larimer County Economic Development 

croweam@co.larimer.co.us