Meet Medalist.

We’re a small, agile, and dedicated group of machine designers and metal fabricators located in Pella, Iowa.
We’ve worked with clients who are perennial powerhouses, those who had nothing but a napkin sketch, and many others as a strategic manufacturing partner. Give us a chance to show you what our talented hard-working team can do for you!

30+ Years of Business

Serving a diverse range of industries since the early 1990s.

75 Years of Design

Collectively from our dedicated team of in-house designers!

1,000's of Successful Projects

We work hard so that 93% of clients come back for additional projects.

What We Do.

It’s not easy to describe everything Medalist can do! We are group of dedicated designers, fabricators, programmers, painters and operators who enjoy the challenge of building the best automated equipment and material handling products on the market. You will find that we don’t back down from a challenge and that every project that leaves our shop screams pride in quality. Proud to be made in the USA!


We take napkin sketches and wishlists and turn them into reality. Increase the throughput, accuracy, and safety of your manufacturing with our designs.


Material handling issues solved with our custom solutions for moving raw materials, sub-assemblies, or finished goods. And ship finished goods safely with the proper skid.


Unique projects and unique materials are no challenge for our team. In-house capabilities to cut, bend, mill, polish, laser, weld, paint and more.


Steel, stainless, and aluminum are no problem for our plate laser and press brake. 5×10′ capacity with fast turn on small to medium quantities.


AGVs are changing manufacturing floors and warehouses. Our carts, lift-tops, and conveyors maximize your robotic enterprise, no matter the brand.


Our unique offering of glazing racks, tables, carts, dollies, conveyors, assembly stations and so much more are perfect for manufacturing doors and windows.

Delivery Trucks

Trucks & Trailers

Ready to Deliver
Street view of the main Medalist plant 1

Plant 1

Machining & Assembly
Street view of Medalist plant 2

Plant 2

Tube & Plate Processing
Black Iowa license plate with "MEDALST" as the number, Marion county is on the bottom

Midwest Based

Quality in every Detail