Metal Fab Engineering​, Inc. Makes Strategic Investment in Paperless Parts for Enhanced Efficiency and Growth

Innovative Indiana-based sheet metal fabricator looks to grow with modern quoting solution Paperless Parts.

April 24, 2024

Winamac, INMetal Fab Engineering​, Inc., a full-service steel fabrication service provider and metal fabricator in Winamac, IN, has invested in Paperless Parts’ quoting and communication software. The platform will allow the Metal Fab team to streamline the quoting process so they can respond to more quotes faster and with greater consistency. This was a strategic move, as Metal Fab looks to grow its sales team and increase capacity.

With Paperless Parts, Metal Fab can streamline the entire procurement process, deliver more customized quotes, and provide a more transparent and collaborative buying experience for its customers. They look forward to the benefits the platform will bring to its growing customer base: “Our passion is helping our customers solve their toughest design challenges,” says Travis McDowell, Metal Fab President. “We are thrilled to offer Paperless Parts for our partners, and feel confident that this investment will play a key role in continuing our ascent toward being a Top 40 fabricator in the U.S.”

Paperless Parts will enable Metal Fab to spend less time and resources on manual quoting tasks and allocate more energy toward scaling the business. Key platform features that facilitate efficiency include an AI-powered quote setup workflow, automatic BOM (bill of materials) generation, centralized part viewer, design for manufacturability (DFM) warnings, secure file redaction, and seamless vendor collaboration.

“Paperless Parts will help Metal Fab spend less critical resources on manual estimating tasks and more time and energy on what matters: taking their business to the next level,” says Jason Ray, CEO & Co-Founder of Paperless Parts. “We look forward to forming a longstanding partnership to support their growth.”

About Metal Fab Engineering, Inc.
Metal Fab Engineering, Inc., is a full-service steel fabrication service provider and metal fabricator. They aim to be a strategic supplier to OEMs, offering services through value-add engineering, procurement, and production. Metal Fab is renowned for simplifying partners’ supply chains, revered as “Magnets for Miracles.” They have become the trusted partner for many large growth-driven companies, and their experienced team continues to find and invest in top-of-market products that provide OEMs with simple, fast, high-quality solutions to their low or high-volume supply chain needs. To learn more or request a quote today, visit

About Paperless Parts
Paperless Parts is the industry-leading technology platform for manufacturing quoting and communication. Explicitly designed for job shop manufacturers, Paperless Parts streamlines the RFQ-to-cash cycle by identifying manufacturability issues, creating accurate quotes, and processing orders. By revolutionizing how shops communicate with buyers and providing real-time analytics for informed decision-making, Paperless Parts helps manufacturers generate more accurate quotes efficiently with ITAR-compliant RFQ forms and platform features focused on keeping information secure. To learn more, visit

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