Metal Fabrication

We specialize in custom solutions, so we will fabricate your dreams into reality. We will cut, saw, shear, bend, and weld all kinds of metal into precision products. Our state-of-the-art facility is full of advanced machinery, giving us the ability to manufacture everything from custom chassis to aluminum hull forms for military-grade marine vessels. Metal fabrication is our specialty and with recent renovations, Dougherty is positioned as a premier Florida metal shop. Multiple 5-axis routers, and a complete HAAS CNC machine shop. Capable across industries-- from marine to aerospace and defense, we can handle any project, with the scale to return out-of-this-world results. Located just one hour east of Orlando, FL we are conveniently located for both the theme park industry as well as aerospace fabrication along the Space Coast.


True mettle for any project

Our experts use advanced technology to craft metal to your needs. From design to coating, we handle projects of any size.

CAD/CAM Systems

These systems facilitate and automate our our manufacturing processes, providing increased production efficiency. They also provide the detailed instructions that guide CNC machining. Our capable team is versed in these programs with years of CAD experience. All in-house, all quality, no compromising.

  • Dedicated engineering and CAD center
CNC Machining Centers

Computerized Numerical Control (CNC) technology provides incredible scalability, efficiency, precision, and cost savings. The recently renovated shop brought incredible new machines and capability that places Dougherty Manufacturing as a top fabricator in the Southeast USA.

  • Robust HAAS Machining Center
Metal Cutting

We have the machinery to cut all kinds of metal for all types of projects. Cold-cutting? Thick pieces of steel? Precision cuts with minimal kerf? If you need it, we can do it. From our 5-axis waterjet to smaller scale tools, the Dougherty Difference is clear. Dougherty Manufacturing is ready to tackle your metal project.

  • 5 Axis Waterjet Cutting
  • Laser Cutting
  • Plasma Cutting

We prepare, manipulate, and fuse metal to perfection. Our certified welders are capable of a wide range of welding processes and techniques. With AWS certifications and more, our team is highly trained and skilled to provide the ultimate welding solutions in form and quality. Our welding results stand the test of time.

  • MIG (Metal Inert Gas)
  • TIG (Tungsten Inert Gas)
  • Stick (Shielded Metal Arc)
  • Spot Welding
Special Coatings

We offer a variety of metal finishes to protect your products from corrosion and/or decorate them. These metal coatings make your product stand out from the crowd, and add a level of finish other metal shops simply cannot replicate. Metal coating is a clear differentiation that makes the Dougherty Difference clear. From metal cutting to coating, we can do it all.

  • Anodizing
  • Hot Dip Galvanizing
  • Powdercoating

Our Equipment

Premium Metal Fabrication
Capability Beyond Compare

  • HAAS CNC Machining Center
  • 10'x20' Flow Mach 500 5-Axis Waterjet
  • ST20 Lathe
  • Press Break, Shears
  • Welding, Pipe-Bending