Fabrication Shop

AISC Certified Fabricator
ASME Certified
R Designation
S Designation
U Designation

Our fabrication shop personnel are experienced in both production and job-shop projects that require quick response to get your plant back in operation with minimal downtime. Hubbard & Drake holds ASME “S” and “U” stamps and also the NBBI “R” stamp.

Our modern fabrication shop is equipped with 3D Auto-Cad drawing capabilities, allowing us to reproduce your drawings for a fit check before production. For some customers, we have built a tool shop on their premise to facilitate the work they require.

Fabrication Shop

  • Shop Location:  306 6th Street SE, Decatur, AL  35601
  • Size: 14,000 SF (approx.) plus 6,000 SF steel & tool inventory
  • Main Bay:  50’ x 200’ x 28’ wall height, lighted & heated
  • Cranes:  Two (2) Overhead 24’ lift
  • Yard Cranes: One (1) 8-ton Carry-Deck; Two (2) 15-ton Boom Trucks; Two (2) 12-ton Boom Trucks; Two (2) 30-ton Rough Terrain Hydraulic Cranes
  • Forklifts:  Three (3), to 8,000-lb. Capacity
  • Laydown Yard:  2 Acres
  • Paint Booth Area:  20’ x 30’, Dry Roll Filter

Major Equipment


  • 200-ton Press Break
  • ½” x 10’ Plate Shear
  • 6’ x 20’ CNC Plate Burning Table
  • 1” x 6’ Hydraulic Plate Roll
  • 100-ton Iron Worker
  • Multi-Process Welding Machines
  • Trennjaeger 13” x 39” Beam Cold Saw
  • Akyapak 4’ Hydraulic Roll (10 ga. To 6” diameter)
  • CNC Plasma Cutting
  • PythonX CNC Plasma Cutting Fabrication System

Certifications & Capabilities

  • ASME “S” and “U” Stamps
  • NBBI “R” Stamp
  • Pressure Vessel Fabrication, Modification & Repair
  • Full-service Field Maintenance Crews, with Completely tooled up trailers for onsite projects
  • In-house Auto-CA Drafting Capability
  • 24-Hour On-Call Capability
  • Experienced Shop Floor Personnel and Supervision
  • Engineering Department – 3 Mechanical Engineers; 2 are Registered Professional Engineers
  • Cooperative ties with local machine, electrical, controls insulation & refractory shops