Business View Magazine | February 2020

60 BUSINESS VIEW MAGAZINE FEBRUARY 2020 because the marketplace is using technologies like we’re offering to get from concept to production much faster.” In closing, Hockemeyer beams with a bit of pride when he mentions, “At Peridot, we not only have a relaxed atmosphere to work, but the diversity of solutions we have available to offer our customers makes for a fast-paced and ever- changing day. That’s the culture we promote to people we’re bringing on-board and that’s what gets me and the wonderful team we have here, our Peridot family, up and moving every morning. You never know what the next day will bring. And we do like to have fun along the way.” So, it appears evident this small town tale of life lessons, faith, and teamwork is far from over, since Peridot has plenty of innovative solutions yet to offer its customers for years to come. PREFERRED VENDOR n Hoosier Pattern Hoosier Pattern’s vision firmly believes that innovation drives productivity. We understand that industries are evolving, and staying up-to-date with the latest technological advancements must always remain our highest priority. With our cutting- edge CNC manufacturing and rapid prototyping practices, we provide manufacturing solutions for businesses throughout the Midwest, United States, and all over the world, all with the highest-quality foundry tooling and 3D printed sand that our industry demands. At Hoosier Pattern, we invest heavily in our technology. As of 2020, we are one of the only service providers to own and operate multiple 3D sand printers in house. In addition, we have added a 5-axis machining center, three Doosan machining centers, one Doosan 4-axis horizontal machining center, and a robotic milling cell for sand molds. We understand our customer’s demand for expedient delivery times, and product excellence is a must, and this expectation is our driving force behind our day-to-day operations. We have always been committed to “On Time Delivery” to keep up with the strict timelines of our customers. With our 3D sand printing process, customers can expect a 10-day turnaround time on many of our projects with the ability to ship out quicker if needed. With the addition of a 4th in-house printer it will allow us the flexibility and capacity to keep up with customer demands. Both foundry tooling and 3D printed sand follow all of Hoosier Pattern’s rigorous quality-control systems throughout each stage to ensure the industry’s highest possible standards. At Hoosier Pattern we win, when you win.