About Us

Mission

To provide uncompromising quality, customer satisfaction, and continually serve our customers’ needs through custom-designed manufacturing equipment.

Values

Since the beginning, our values have guided our process and our people. Delivering high-quality equipment remains paramount. So we’re always searching for ways to design better products and solve any potential problems. Dependability is also crucial.

Even as a small-town, family-owned manufacturer, we have a big heart for our customers and make a point to generate shorter lead times. And when it comes to affordability, we commit to producing equipment that’s more innovative yet cost-effective. All of this keeps customers coming back year after year.

Industries We Serve

Whether you’re a tier one manufacturer or a job shop, we can help you meet or exceed your finishing expectations. Quality Finishing Systems proudly serves the following industries:

  • Finishing
  • Furniture
  • Automotive
  • Aerospace
  • Heat Treating
  • Energy
  • Foundry
  • Laboratory
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Military

History

1998

President Loren Courson decides to put his 22 years as a sheet fabricator and field installer to work. He and Dan Phillips team up to establish Quality First Fabrication, Inc.

2000

Quality First Fabrication grows in customer base and earns a reputation as a leading custom manufacturing facility, serving equipment manufacturers throughout the Midwest.

2005

Quality First Fabrication is nominated as one of the top 50 businesses to watch in Michigan. Equipment is being used in industries across the globe, from Canada to Brazil, Mexico to Australia.

2016

Quality First Fabrication acquires Batch Systems Innovations, a midwest systems integrator of smaller paint finishing systems.

2017

Furthering in-house capabilities, Quality First Fabrication begins to offer the design, manufacture, and install complete paint finishing systems.

2019

After an expansion in product lines and customer base, Quality First Fabrication changed their name to Quality Finishing Systems to better represent the greater variety of equipment they are now offering.

2020

Quality Finishing Systems purchases additional land and plans for future facilities expansion. Equipment is upgraded to allow more flexibility and precision throughout the manufacturing process. Second generation leadership is also introduced.

Our Team

Loren Courson

President

David Courson

Purchasing

Doug Jourden

Production Manager

Rob Young

Install Supervisor

Andy Courson

Electrician

David Roberts

Sales Manager

Wayne Mansfield

Sales Engineer

Tim Ross

Startup Technician

Mike Johnson

Estimator

Rick Guinn

Detailer