We design and build automated parts feeder systems
to meet your unique manufacturing needs.

Fortville Feeders is a manufacturer of Feeding Systems that are

  • Engineered to easily integrate into your automation system
  • Maintenance and changeover friendly
  • Turnkey capable
  • Of the highest quality and ability

This helps Machine Builders and End Users solve parts handing challenges.

This is accomplished by:

Streamlining our partnered engineering process

Building feeder systems for easy loading and unloading

Fully documenting all of our machines

Quality testing

Find a representative

In an Area Near You

We provide sales support across the United States. Find the Representative that services your area.

Standard Features

We provide Standard Features in all our feeding bowl systems for easy maintenance and moving, including:

Tab Mounts

Bolt-on Air Jets

Cross Armless Drive Units

Return Pan Windows

Polished Bowls

Bracing

Forklift Tubes

Our Products

Our History

Fortville Feeders, Inc. was founded in 1979 by Michael A. Crouse as a manufacturer of parts feeder systems for the automation and assembly industry. Since its founding, Fortville Feeders has grown to be a world leader in parts feeder systems, supplying automation OEM and end-users both domestically and internationally.

Fortville feeders is the

Engineered
Solution

We design Engineered Solutions to solve challenges in your parts feeding automation. This is a partnered process to develop a custom solution for your unique application.

See what our clients are saying

I am so very happy that we found your company and hope that we will be able to get your services for years to come.

– Denso Manufacturing

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I was impressed. Fortville Feeders demonstrated their great quality control program to us. After meeting them, we had the greatest confidence that we would receive a top-notched product.

– Grass America, Inc.

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Your project manager figured out a solution that worked very well. Our customer was very impressed and thankful for the great job you did for them.

– Yushin America, Inc.

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Fortville Feeders is an extension of our engineering department. We go to Fortville Feeders for robust solutions to our sometimes-complicated feeding problems.

– Rory Gahart at SEC Design Technologies

Industries Served

Some of our customers include the following corporations

Advanced Manufacturing

Automotive Parts & Components

Computer Components

Consumer Products

Food & Beverage Handling

Medical Devices

Molded Plastics

Stamped Metals

Packaging

Pharmaceuticals

Many More

Our facility is
dedicated to
the production
of automated
feeder systems

Our state-of-the-art production facility includes over 60,000 square feet of specialized equipment and technology dedicated to the customization production of feeder systems.

Our Staff

We hire only the best employees in the parts handling industry.
When it comes to parts feeding systems, they get it! Our staff is made up of
engineers and tradesmen who have decades of experience in parts handling.

Management

Michael A. Crouse

Michael A. Crouse

CEO and Founder

Jackie Crouse

Jackie Crouse

Corporate Secretary

Jason Crouse

Jason Crouse

CFO

Larry Freiherr

Larry Freiherr

Sales Manager

Chad Hanna

Chad Hanna

Engineering Manager

Cyndi Duffer

Cyndi Duffer

Sales Office Manager, Parts & Service Coordinator

Engineering

Joe Hester

Joe Hester

Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Doug Garber

Doug Garber

Design Engineer

Kevin Penrod

Kevin Penrod

Electrical Engineer

Project Managers

Jim Clark

Jim Clark

Project Manager

Terry Ramey

Terry Ramey

Project Manager

Brett Michael

Brett Michael

Project Manager

John Eckel

John Eckel

Project Manager

Production

Jeremy Crafton

Jeremy Crafton

Production Manager

Dan Denney

Dan Denney

Quality Control Manager

Ryan Ferris

Ryan Ferris

Feeder Bowl Department Manager

Kyle Wright

Kyle Wright

Assembly Department Manager

Nate Bass

Nate Bass

Production Manager

Karen Ballard

Karen Ballard

Office Manager

Don Young

Don Young

Purchasing Manager

Chelsea Crouse

Chelsea Crouse

Administrative Assistant

Looking for a new career?

Find your Career at Fortville Feeders

We are looking for skilled, dependable craftsmen who want to build a career at a great company. Our 60,000 square foot manufacturing facility is clean,  well stocked and all of our work stations are supplied with the latest technology. Our open positions are listed below.