About Us

About Us

The philosophy A.W. Kuettel started in 1924 has made Kuettel & Sons one of the Upper Midwest’s major industrial metal fabricator, mechanical and roofing contractor. The Company reached more than $15 million in contracts in 1979 and employed more than 500 people with a payroll of $11 million.The A.W. Kuettel & Sons’ reputation, experience and philosophy of service and growth has worked for the mining industry, the forest products industry, grain handling, paper industries, manufacturing and power generation.How can we make it work for you?

Dedicated to growth – yours & ours

Ever since A.W. Kuettel opened a small sheet metal and roofing business in Duluth, Kuettel & Sons has been instilled with a philosophy of growth. This philosophy is based on serving the needs of the major industries in our region, professionally, and with fair and competitive pricing. The Company has always employed and relied upon competent people. Each member of the Kuettel staff is keenly aware that their performance has an important bearing on the region’s industrial growth, as well as the potential of Kuettel & Sons to grow with it.

Facility & Equipment

Our new 19,600 square foot facility features 14,700 square feet of fabrication shop located in Duluth’s Airpark division with easy access to the areas local highways and freeway. The modern facility is equipped with state-of-the-art fabricating equipment including shears, brakes and a brand new plasma burn table for precise cutting, bending and forming. The shop is also equipped with two overhead ten ton cranes.

100 Years of Growth