We would like to take this opportunity to welcome you to Industrial Design & Fabrication, Inc. We have supported the automation industry since 1986, with a very successful and proven track record.

Our expertise is in custom design. We provide manufacturing equipment to fit our customer’s needs on an individual basis, each to be given the utmost attention and focus to ensure a finished product of high quality and efficiency standards. We make use of the most recent state of the art components and integrate them into an overall machine system to maximize all features. The overall structure is that which will enhance and support any line function as longevity and life cycles are expounded upon.

Our horizons are broadening daily. From the automotive and appliance industries to food processing and packaging, we have developed an engineering staff who display a vast and renowned diversification in the design field. Using the most up-to-date 3-D solid modeling software, all design drawings and parts are produced in conformance within the industry standards, holding the tightest of tolerances.

Our staff has experience in the areas of technical writing and industrial engineering, which aligns us with the proper development of all necessary documentation. Quality assurance and overall system management is controlled through well-defined schedules and plans to ensure all project criteria is met.

Our plant, located in McEwen, TN, is one that lends itself well to unlimited machining and fabrication capabilities. It is truly a state of the art facility with amenities to support all customer needs and demands. We honor an open door policy.

We encourage any and all inquiries, and are looking forward to assisting you in your endeavors.

“There is one rule for the industrialist and that is: make the best quality goods possible at the lowest cost possible, paying the highest wages possible.” – Henry Ford

Robotic Shaft Auto Loader Cell


Industrial Design & Fabrication specializes in providing turn-key automated machinery as well as mechanical design and controls services to all areas of the industrial automation market. IDF has over 20 years of experience in providing custom machinery to the manufacturing industry:

    Turn-Key Systems Design, Build, & Installation
    3-D Solid Modeling
    Mechanical Engineering &Drafting Services
    Machine Shop &Fabrication Services
    Controls / Electrical Engineering Services
    All levels of automated controls systems including PLC and PC based controls platforms
      Cartesian, SCARA and articulate arm robotics

        SCADA and HMI
        Electrical design and layout
        Control Panel Fabrication

We take pride in the products and services we deliver and continue to strive to exceed our customer’s expectations. IDF has the in-house capability and expertise to provide mechanical engineering design and drafting services to deliver turnkey automation systems.

    3-D Solid Modeling (Solid Works & Autodesk Inventor)
    Stress Analysis
    23,000 sqft Primary Facility
    6,000 sqft Secondary Facility
    In-House Machine Shop including CNC equipment
    15-Ton Overhead Crane

Our industrial controls expertise include delivering small to large scale controls design and integration services.

PLC based control:
Allen Bradley, Siemens, Omron, GE, Mitsubishi, AutomationDirect etc.

PC based controls platforms:
Flowchart based programming interface
Entivity products including Think & Do and Steeplechase

Motion Control:
Allen Bradley, Intelligent Actuator, Yaskawa

Full line Motoman products, Certified Motoman Statigic Partner
Adept SCARA Multi-axis Robots.

Cognex, DVT, Keyence

HMI / SCADA systems:
Entivity, Allen Bradley, Citect, Wonderware InTouch