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Caster Concepts expands manufacturing facility in Albion, Mich.

16,000 square foot expansion is the caster manufacturer's fourth since 1995.

Caster Concept's Albion facility.
16,000 square foot expansion is the caster manufacturer's fourth since 1995.

Caster Concepts, a leading manufacturer of heavy-duty casters and industrial caster wheels, recently announced the completion of a 16,000 square foot expansion at its West Michigan Ave facility in Albion, Mich. This marks the company's fourth expansion since 1995, reinforcing its commitment to long-term growth, the company noted.

“With continued onshoring and production growth in aviation, heavy equipment and automotive, we are seeing growth in customers seeking solutions that enable them to effectively move large components and finished goods through their manufacturing facilities and warehouses,” said Bill Dobbins, President, Caster Concepts. “Our expanded capabilities position us well to help our customers meet these challenges safely.”

The facility in Albion focuses on production of the company's core products and includes customized polyurethane fabrication capabilities, as well as other equipment and resources needed to match the right product to specific applications. Used properly, advanced caster technology – developed for the specific material handling challenge – provides up to 3X longer life and reduces push force by more than 70%, addressing major ergonomic and operational challenges, Caster Concepts added.


Caster Concept's Albion facility.