In-House Fabrication

Kelchner Energy Services – built to bring you more in fabrication, assembly and storage.

With the recent opening of our second fabrication facility, Kelchner is positioned to now offer you even more in welding, installation, inventory and more. Located in Hannibal on the banks of the Ohio River, our new 50,000-square-foot shop offers convenient access to river freight and numerous gas & oil projects, with an additional 12-acre complex for material handling and storage.

This new facility is powered by cutting-edge welding stations, mobile lifts and a 20-ton overhead crane. More importantly, it’s powered by our experienced team of certified welders, each armed with the hands-on knowledge and modern skills needed to handle today’s challenging welding demands.

Fabrication and assembly capabilities:

  • Supply gas lines
  • Pipe welding, painting and coating
  • Special expertise for 20”, 24” and 30” diameter pipe
  • 1” foam glass insulation for small bore pipe
  • Pin brazing
  • Cathodic protection
  • Small bore materials
  • Foundation work
  • Structural steel components, including:
    • Skids for mounting piping
    • Unloading/setting regulation skids, meter skids and separators
    • Column forming and pouring for skids
    • Various supports, sleds, framing and more

Installation capabilities:

  • Rock shield
  • Electrical
  • Ball valves, 2”– 24”
  • Insulator kits
  • Small bore materials

At Kelchner, we dedicate our talent and ability to you, ensuring that every product meets – or exceeds – your requirements as well as those required by standard quality assurance. We’re on the cutting edge of tomorrow’s expectations – contact us today to see how we can exceed yours


  • What they are saying…

    Kelchner has proven time and time again they can deliver on high-profile projects. Timeliness, quality, safety and Kelchner’s willingness to adapt to an ever-changing environment has served us well over the past 18 months.

    Ashley C.
    Utica Construction Manager

    In my work over the past 30+ years on new construction projects, I have worked with many of the earthwork contractors in the Ohio River Valley region. Kelchner’s performance on the Amazon River Ridge project was among the best I have seen.

    Michael R.
    Vice President, Senior Engineer