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Franklin Manufacturing, Inc.

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Franklin Manufacturing, Inc.was a very small business started in 1977 by Danny Gist. Located in the small rural town of Russellville Alabama, FMI has quickly grown to be one of the largest suppliers of hydraulic equipment in North America and across the globe. Sitting on a 15 acres inside the Franklin County Industrial Park, the facility covers approximately 350,000 square feet. At FMI, building a superior product is the reason for our success.


Our mission is to continually improve our products and services to exceed our customers needs; allowing us to prosper as a business and to provide a rewarding work experience for our personnel. Our ultimate goal is to become the best in our business.
- People
Our employees are our most valuable resource. They provide the intelligence, energy, and conscience of the company. We are a team; Teamwork is essential to achieve our mission.
- Customers
Our customers are the focus of everything we do. We strive to provide products and services that exceed their expectations. We strive to form partnerships that result in long term satisfaction. We will make it easy for customers to do business with us.
- Products
Our products must provide solutions. The quality, appearance, performance, and reliability of our products determines our reputation. Quality and pride today is our future quality of life.
- Profits
Profits are essential to prosper, to grow, to provide safe, clean, competitive facilities and a stable source of employment.