Entries by Co-Line Manufacturing

Co-Line creates prominent custom-made sign for L-S

A brand-new custom archway now greets Hawk fans and visitors to the northwest entry of the football field and track at Lynnville-Sully School. The metal sign on top was designed, fabricated, and installed by Co-Line and is one of the final touches to the “Race To The Finish” campaign that was instrumental in raising funds […]

Co-Line passes audit to become ISO 9001-2015 Certified

Another milestone has been achieved in Co-Line’s 15 years of ISO certification. At the conclusion of a 5.5-day audit by Clive Devers with Bureau Veritas Certification in August, Devers recommended Co-Line’s certification to the new ISO 9001-2015 standard. The new 2015 standard, in co-owner Eric Brands’ words, “is a good fit with the direction that […]

Co-Line County Fair 2017

A variety of fun fair-themed contests kept the good times rolling at the annual company picnic on Saturday, Aug. 5. Nearly 400 Co-Liners and family members took part in the “Co-Line County Fair,” which had attendees burying their faces in pies, searching their fields for the tallest stalk of corn, and showing off their legs […]

Co-Line Customs’ recent projects

The glider bench pictured at right was recently restored to its former glory by Co-Line Customs. The bench, believed to be from the 1920s, arrived at Co-Line with little to no paint, bent parts, and no base frame to swing on. A new base frame was fabricated, and all parts were straightened. The bench was […]

Photonics group tours Co-Line

A group of instructors and students from an Indian Hills Community College (IHCC) photonics workshop toured Co-Line on Aug. 10. The group of nine was taking the week-long course for continued education credit. Linda Russell shared information about Co-Line’s history, values, open positions, and benefits. They were especially interested in the lunch, haircuts, and annual […]

The Tony Award

Co-Line’s own Tony Van Wyk was selected one of 40 under 40 by “Products Finishing” magazine for July 2017. The publication surveyed job shops and suppliers for the Products Finishing Top Shops, and of those surveyed, they found “40 individuals under the age of 40 who are making a difference in the finishing industry, both […]

Co-Line creates customized memorials for fair

Visitors to the Jasper County Fair July 14-20 may have sat on or seen some customized memorials made by Co-Line. Prior to the fair, Co-Line was contacted about making two benches, two flower planters, and a backdrop, all in memory of Bernie Van Der Pol, a dairy and cattle herdsman from Sully who passed away […]

Co-Line creates pieces for hotel in downtown Denver

Co-Line had a hand in helping a hotel be built in downtown Denver, CO, recently. In particular, Co-Line made pieces for an awning structure completed at the dual-branded AC Hotels by Marriott/Le Meridien Hotel by Starwood. Back in March, Co-Line made three each of four different tapered tubes made from 10 x 4 x 3/8 wall […]

Motor Mania

Tool & die team lead David Hobbs had an idea for a fun Friday start-up meeting idea that could showcase employees’ interests and hobbies outside of work. Employees from all departments were encouraged to drive, drag, pull, fly, or ride their favorite motorized “thing” on July 21. Motorcycles, a Cat tractor, show cars, race cars, […]