D & K Difference Content

Facility:

Our 47,000 square foot facility is filled with state-of-the-art equipment. We can accommodate any size part up to 16′ wide, 12′ high and 52′ long. We feature three paint booths, two ovens, three blast booths, multiple cranes, and a custom-built wash bay. We are proud of our facility!

D & K Scope:

We base our business model and strategic plan on being a provider of custom paint applications and media blasting ranging from one-piece runs to production-level requirements. We aspire to provide our customers quality products that meet and exceed the established standards set forth by customers, suppliers, and regulatory guidelines.

D & K Mission:

Our mission at D & K Powder Coating is to deliver a finish of the highest quality possible, at a competitive price, on time.

D & K Quality Policy:

  1. Determine, review, and improve all relevant issues internally and externally
  2. Monitor all process performance goals
  3. Continuous improvement of processes, product & suppliers

Accomplishments:

  • ISO 9001:2015 Certified and Registered
  • Proud sponsor of the Mankato Air Spectacular
  • Featured on Manufacturing Marvels (Aired on Fox Business Network)
  • Supporter of local fire departments
  • Proud donor of various powder coating projects to the Children’s Museum of Southern Minnesota
  • Supporter of the St. Peter Area Robotics team
  • Powder coated many large designer staircases for Linder Enterprises
  • Provider of powder coating services to many commonly-known commercial and industrial companies
  • 2019 Tour of Manufacturing participant

Owners

Dana & Kathy Schnepf

Owners

  • Management and business owners for over 25 years
  • Enjoy traveling and attending shows in their spare time
  • Reside in North Mankato, MN

Management Team

Ben Schnepf

General Manager

Randy Johnson

Production Manager

Torrance Day

Sales/Estimator

Matt Beckel

Sales/Estimator

Mary Murphy

Office Manager

Sarah Oldham

HR/Office Assistant

Mark Morris

Quality Manager

Paul Albers

Blast Manager

Blayne Christensen

Paint Manager

Erik Willaby

Shipping Manager

Shaunda Hiniker

Receiving Manager

Troy Posner

Shift Manager

Production Team

Adam Krueger

Production Supervisor

Rick Black

Painter

Charles Breeggemann

Washer

Logan Bryant

Painter

Thomas Buller-Russ

Blaster

Jordan Christensen

Shipping

Craig Etherington

Oven Operator

Mike Gustafson

Janitor

Kelsie Johnson

Painter

Eriana Kirksey

Shipping

Ethan Lohry

Blaster

Jason Luangaphay

Receiving/Shipping

Dacia Madson

Blaster

Todd Miles

Maintenance

Adam Nelson

Painter

Jered Nelson

Painter

Nick Petersen

Oven Operator

Shane Polz

Blaster

Chad Quam

Washer

Chlang Riek

Painter

Mike Rolan

Blaster

Mark Ross

Receiving

Parker Schuch

Shipping

Cameron Schwartz

Painter

Ben Snyder

Shipping/Receiving

Jacob Sukalski

Painter

Chase Thaemert

Shipping

Allison Uehling

Receiving/Shipping

Dustin Ward

Painter/Blaster

Keith Westphal

Driver/Maintenance

James Zahn

Driver/Receiving