Founded in 1972

Welcome to The Nelson Company, Inc

The Nelson Company is a full service machine shop located in Fairfield, Iowa. We have been in business for 41 years and operate out of an 88,000 square foot facility with 65 employees.

Quality Policy

The Nelson Company has established a quality management system to assure the highest level of machined product quality, with the best value, and with on time delivery for services and products supplied to our customers.

Every employee shares in this responsibility and will strive for continuous improvement of the Quality System.

Featured Products

Featured Equipment

HAAS VF3 50 Taper Vertical Machining Center

  • Vertical Machining Center
  • 40" X 26" X 25" (X Y Z)
  • 50- taper geared-head
  • 30 hp vector drive
  • 7500 rpm
  • 30+1 side-mount tool changer
  • Ridged tap
  • 710 ipm rapids
  • HRT 310 4th axis

Okuma V80R Vertical Lathe

The V80R vertical lathe increases productivity by providing stable machining of thin and odd-shaped workpieces. The box-type base and column make a highly dependable, highly rigid structure and the headstock with flange construction minimizes the effects of thermal deformation and vibration - ensuring stable accurate cutting.