In 2004 Nate graduated from Cal-Trade Welding School and went on to work in various fabrication shops till he found what spoke to him at N.J.McCutchen in Stockton, CA. Stainless tanks, ASME coded pressure vessels, crane operations and heavy haul.
In 2008 he pursued an Engineering degree at OSU, While interning for Bend Research, a Pharmaceutical Engineering company where he secured a full-time position for almost five years learning Pharmaceutical Fabrication
During the 2013 ski season, Nate ruptured two cervical discs in his spine and had to have replacement surgery. During those three years, he used cannabis to keep the pain at bay, while never taking any pain meds besides what was given during surgery.
We started in an 8ft x 8ft shed and are currently in a 5000sq/ft industrial shop.
Cal-Trade Welding School
Associates of Science – Engineering, OSU-Cascades
Current 2G/4G/6G 304 & 316 Stainless Pipe Certifications per ASME section IX