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Rick & Patti for PLift site #2 May 22 resized for website

A sincere welcome from Rick & Patti Peterson, founders and owners.

My wife Patti and I built up PowerLift’s sterling reputation by a tireless commitment to innovation, quality and customer service.

I started my welding shop in Lake Benton, Minnesota in 1988, and introduced North America’s first production line of hydraulic doors in 1992.

PowerLift designs are recognized as the gold standard across the aviation, agriculture, commercial and architectural door industry. In a few short years PowerLift door interest began to develop across North America, so we built a much larger production facility.

We soon realized that it’s simply not possible to offer personalized service including custom manufacturing, delivery, installation, and support for an entire continent from one lone manufacturing location. This realization led to an updated business model and its consequent expansion.

We began to partner with steel fabricators who share our customer-centered quality and service ideals. Today, instead of a single production facility, PowerLift has 40+ manufacturing and service centers across North America.

Our unique business model offers customers single source accountability from local custom fabrication, delivery, installation and support. You will appreciate our industry-exclusive integration and professional designs that are part of every new or retrofit PowerLift project.

Rick and Patti Peterson

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