NFPA Member Company Profile: Fordsell Machine Products Company

NFPA Company Profiles for NFPA News

Each week we publish a short profile of an NFPA member as a way for us to highlight the diversity and strength of our industry. Today’s company is Fordsell Machine Products Company.

fordsellBased in Warren, MI, Fordsell Machine Products is a manufacturer of custom, precision turned parts. The company focuses on providing precision turned parts to industry having annual volumes of 50-50,000 pieces and diameter less than 2-3/8″ round. Fordsell serves customers from a wide range of industries such as: hydraulic components, medical equipment components, food processing equipment, pneumatic components, building and construction, automotive and more.  An NFPA member since 2005, Dave Redfield, President/Owner, has served as NFPA Supplier Council Chairman and volunteer judge for the Detroit Fluid Power Challenge. Fordsell Machine Products also has representatives regularly attend the NFPA Industry and Economic Outlook Conference, Annual Conference, and Regional Meetings.

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