October - Tour of Sukup Manufacturing Co.


October 2017

Sukup Manufacturing Co – Sheffield, IA

SME’s Cedar Valley Chapter 186 and ASQ Central Iowa Section 1308 would like to invite you join for a tour, dinner, and social event with Sukup Manufacturing Co. in Sheffield, Iowa.

Company Background

Sukup Manufacturing Co. is a manufacturer of grain bins, grain dryers, material handling equipment and pre-engineered metal buildings. They are the world's fastest growing bin company and largest family-owned, full-line grain drying and storage equipment manufacturer. Sukup Manufacturing Co. is Headquartered in Sheffield, IA with six US distribution centers. Sukup also maintains Sukup Europe, based in Hedensted, Denmark, which serves our customers in Western Europe. Since the introduction of the first stirring machine in 1963, they have been manufacturing products to make grain production more efficient for farmers.

One of the secrets of Sukup’s success is their commitment to advanced manufacturing. Sukup uses top-of-the-line machinery and technology to streamline our manufacturing process. Some of the equipment we employ includes: Laser Cutting Machines, Lathes, Robotic Welders, Benders, and many others.

Date – Thursday, October 26, 2017

Tour Location – Sukup Manufacturing Co., 1555 255th Street, Sheffield, Iowa 50475

Tour Required PPE – No open toed shoes permitted during the tour.

Dinner Location – Ridgestone Golf Club, 7 Brickyard Rd, Sheffield, IA


12:30 – Depart Waterloo

2:00 – 2:15 Arrive at Sukup, Meet/Greet

2:30 – 3:00 Overview of Sukup Mfg Co

3:00 – 4:30 Plant Tour

4:30 - 4:45 – Questions/Wrap-up

4:45 – Depart for Supper

5:00 – Supper and Networking

Click on the below link or paste it into a web browser for directions to the tour and dinner locations:


Dinner Menu

From Menu

Dinner Costs

SME Members – $20

SME Retirees – $10

SME Students – $10

Non-Members – $25

We encourage Spouses, Friends, and Significant Others to attend.

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