Your One-Stop Manufacturing Shop.

Competitive. Certified. Connected.

The Greater Peoria Manufacturing Network is a nimble eco-system of companies that rapidly scales with all of your manufacturing needs.  The network offers a collective solution, with a single point of contact to help you navigate your entire project — from design and fabrication to consulting and logistics. 

We are a group of suppliers and service providers with diverse capabilities.  Our range of skills and experience, our central location, and our intermodal transportation solutions make our region’s network uniquely qualified to help you excel in the manufacturing industry.

Products & Services

  • Design
  • Casting
  • Fabrication
  • Machining
  • Engineering
  • Transportation Services
  • Welding
  • Painting
  • Maintenance
  • Inspection
  • Logistics
  • Warehousing
  • Consulting
  • Customer Support
  • Assembly

Experience & Expertise

Our network members work with industry leaders.

All of the manufacturers in the Greater Peoria Manufacturing Network are ISO 9001 certified suppliers to large OEMs that demand continuous improvement in the areas of quality, velocity, innovation and cost-competitiveness.  These firms meet strict quality and delivery standards. Each has a proven track record and has been qualified to participate in the network.  They know how to deliver big for global industry leaders.

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Customer Testimonials

“Working with the Greater Peoria Manufacturing Network has been a collaborative effort – they have done a great job connecting us with world-class potential partners.”

Jim Pfeiffer, Executive Vice President - Stepp-ID Parts
Wastebuilt Environmental Solutions

“The ability of ATS to deliver increased machine uptime and a significant level of cost savings has positively impacted the Athens manufacturing plant’s performance and bottom line.”

Eaton Corporation on ATS

“Premier had their priorities aligned to meet customer expectations and will experience continued success.”

Cargill Inc. on Premier Fabrication

“Customer service and quality has been outstanding….Metamora [Industries] is quick to respond.”

Gardner Denver on Metamora Industries

“Now we can take anything on, changing the process to bring a better product to market.”

Kit Masters on INTEGRIS Engineering

“We are confident that G&D understands the complexities of our needs and has the experience and depth to fulfill those demands.”

Keystone Steel & Wire on G&D

“When working with G&D you will find a loyal partnership, not just a supplier of goods and services.”

Komatsu America Corporation on G&D

Strategic Location

Greater Peoria is Central and Connected.

Our 11 railroads, 3 interstate highways, and the Illinois River — connecting the Great Lakes to the Mississippi and the Gulf of Mexico — make us uniquely positioned to improve your logistics.

Intermodal

In Greater Peoria we’re within a days drive of half the nation’s population and connected to the world via accessible transportation infrastructure – air, rail, river, and road. Take advantage of our network’s central location and increase your efficiency.

Foreign Trade Zone

Greater Peoria is home to Foreign Trade Zone 114, a multi-modal zone service the Central Illinois region.  Our zone provides over two million square feet of warehousing and distribution space for general purpose zone usage, plus four sub-zone sites.

Work With Us

Don’t waste time and money piecing together dozens of suppliers and service providers — streamline your operation today with the GP Manufacturing Network. Contact our network director who will help you navigate your needs and find the right fit for your project.


Mark Hanback

Director, Greater Peoria Manufacturing Network
309.363.6720
mhanback@greaterpeoriaedc.org

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