The DROP facility is a 40,000 sq. ft. state-of-the-art manufacturing and design space located 30 minutes north of the US border at the crossroads of major BC interior highways 6 and 3A, halfway between Nelson and Castlegar. This supports our ability to hotshot products for our clients with fast delivery service on orders anywhere in Canada and the USA.
Our production floor features top-end equipment with computer numerical controlled (CNC) waterjets, plasma, oxy, lathes, milling, welding robotics, painting and more.
The modern office and administrative building infrastructure are crafted here, in-house, through Drop Creative, which includes large timber and metal structure and a design that mirrors the beauty of the surrounding abundant lifestyle opportunities as well as the team's creativity and passion which is reflected throughout our product lines.
ENGINEERING & DESIGN
The engineering department is the heart of Drop's services. It's where it all comes together.
Our engineering and design department is located beside the sales and administration with a live link to the floor production to facilitate efficient communication and incredible production efficiency.
Our team of engineers has the expertise, talent and vision to bring the most challenging ideas and projects to life. The team works closely with all clients, to ensure they provide top outcomes in the shortest time possible.
The production floor boasts top-end equipment with CNC cutting machines, CNC and manual lathes & milling machines, welding stations, painting stations, hydraulic press, and other supporting equipment.
The Design to Manufacture flow is optimized at Drop as our design engineers' production files are shared in real-time with the manufacturing floor CNC engineers and production staff. Changes are tracked, inventory allocated and timelines update automatically, ensuring project scope is always maintained. This advanced system supports our manufacturing speed, quality & professionalism, ultimately allows us to provide our customers with unmatched product value and delivery timelines.
ADMINISTRATION & SALES
Our sales and administration offices are located in the upper floor of the facility. Staffed by years of expertise and the best customer service team, we will ensure your order is processed, manufactured, tracked, shipped, and has all the pre & post sale support you need.
We support direct, distribution and OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) sales and support channels. Our outstanding customer service staff will be there for you to support and guide you each step of the process.
At Drop we strongly believe and encourage a healthy work-life balance, and we can easily see the benefits of embracing such a lifestyle. This is core to our Drop Culture values.
Strongly believing in the connection between a healthy mind-body, our facility features a very modern and top of the line equipment gym, where our employees are welcome to incorporate their workout at lunch or with after-hours access.
Also, Drop's facility features spacious boardrooms, and break facilities through to our staff common areas.