ABOUT US

Northend Gear & Machine

Northend Gear & Machine of Fairfield, OH was founded in 1988 by partners Dave Shope, Duane Ratcliff, and Dan Rockenfelder.  It was operated continuously by the trio for 33 years where it grew from a small garage shop into a dominant regional shop, housed in a 30,000 sq. ft. state of art facility, with an exceptional team.

 

Northend Gear & Machine specializes in:

  • Machining
  • Gear Cutting
  • Gearbox Repairs & Rebuilds

About Nix

On October 1st, 2021 the business was acquired by Nix of Poseyville, IN. All existing management and team members were retained in the acquisition and the business will continue to operate as an independent division of Nix. 

 

Nix specializes in:

  • Sheet Metal Fabrication
  • Heavy Plate Fabrication
  • Structural Fabrication
  • Heavy Machining & Gear Cutting 
  • Equipment Repairs (Shop & Field services) 
  • Millwright & Maintenance Field Services
  • Shop Coatings (Sandblasting, Painting, Powder Coating)
  • Industrial Field Coatings

About Nix

On October 1st, 2021 the business was acquired by Nix of Poseyville, IN. All existing management and team members were retained in the acquisition and the business will continue to operate as an independent division of Nix. 

 

Nix specializes in:

  • Sheet Metal Fabrication
  • Heavy Plate Fabrication
  • Structural Fabrication
  • Heavy Machining & Gear Cutting 
  • Equipment Repairs (Shop & Field services) 
  • Millwright & Maintenance Field Services
  • Shop Coatings (Sandblasting, Painting, Powder Coating)
  • Industrial Field Coatings