Our Story

The perfect team is made up of a group of unique
individuals that each have something special to offer.

Craftco began in a garage in 1981 as a one-man and one-woman welding welding shop in the foothills of the Bighorn Mountains in Sheridan, Wyoming. Over the years, Craftco has grown to a workshop that is over 25,000 square feet with a full line of modern fabrication and machining equipment, a full lineup of field service units, and many dedicated employees. Employees are skilled in customer service, and value Craftco’s reputation of excellence, quality, and great value for our customers. We are a full-service provider for the mining, gas and oil, construction, agriculture, and general manufacturing industries. With the high end machinery, fleet of vehicles for on the go services, and an outstanding crew of industry professionals, partnering with Craftco for industrial, metalworking needs, couldn’t be a better choice.

Our Mission

Craftco Metals strives to develop long-term partnerships with our customers & employees by providing products & services of exceptional Quality & Value, & with the highest level of Professionalism possible.  We work hard to create a high quality of life for our employees, by concentrating on Integrity, Safety, Teamwork, & Respect.  We seek to build company value by maintaining a constant Proactive focus on Quality, Efficiency, & Discipline. Regardless of location, we will continue to support our community, state, & country through all practical avenues available.

Our Vision

To be the premier custom metalworking company in America; being unmatched in capability, service, & value.


In our everyday business, you can expect us to
adhere to the West’s most timeless, straightforward principles:
  1. Live each day with courage.
  2. Take pride in your work.
  3. Always finish what you start.
  4. Do what has to be done.
  5. Be tough, but fair.
  6. When you make a promise, keep it.
  7. Ride for the brand.
  8. Talk less and say more.
  9. Remember that some things aren’t for sale.
  10. Know where to draw the line.

“Craftco has proven to be an asset for our area. Times are tough now, for many people in Sheridan
County, and around. Working together, with a spirit of community, makes a difference for us all!”
-Ted Lapis

“…the machinist there sure came through for me in a pinch. Those folks are awesome and [have] always done good by me and my family the last 30 years. Can’t say enough about them. Thank you folks.”