Gage Manufacturer Adding 5,000 Square Feet of Production Space

Gage Manufacturer Adding 5,000 Square Feet of Production Space

Columbia City-based, manufacturing company Quality Inspection & Gage (QIG, LLC), announced plans to expand its operations at its facility in Blue River Industrial Park.

“QIG, LLC designs and manufactures custom gages and fixtures for customers around the world,” said QIG President Kelly Geiger, “We work closely with our clients from the gage or fixture design through the build and calibration process to ensure they are receiving the highest quality product that is available.”

QIG, LLC works with clients from start to finish on gage and fixture design, to using cutting-edge equipment and tools to manufacture the products, and offering inspection and gage calibration.

“QIG, LLC is one of several companies in Whitley County that builds gages and fixtures for manufacturing clients across the country,” said Whitley County Economic Development Corporation President Jon Myers, “We are happy that this company and this industry continues to grow here.”

The company is located at 225 S. Towerview Dr. in Blue River Industrial Park in Columbia City, and will invest $250,000 in new machinery for the facility, will modify existing lab space to accommodate the equipment and will add 5,000 square feet of additional manufacturing space.

The City of Columbia City approved ten-year tax abatements for construction of the additional manufacturing space, the new machinery and modifications to the existing lab space to accommodate the equipment.

“We’re proud to support the expansion of this high-quality company in Columbia City,” said Mayor Ryan Daniel, “Their investment into the company, and our community, is a testament to the great business environment that has been cultivated in Whitley County and the State of Indiana.”