D & K Difference Content

Facility:

Our 87,000 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 four paint booths, three ovens, three blast booths, multiple cranes, and two custom-built wash bays. We are extremely proud of our facility!

D & K Scope:

We base our business model and strategic plan on being a provider of custom paint applications, Powder Coating and Media Blasting, ranging from one-piece runs to production-level requirements. We aspire to provide our customers with 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
  • Have been a proud sponsor of the Mankato Air Spectacular
  • Featured on Manufacturing Marvels (Aired on Fox Business Network), Mankato Free Press and MN Valley Business Magazine
  • 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 and Mankato Area Robotics teams
  • Powder Coated many large designer staircases for Landscape Structures
  • Provider of Powder Coating services to many commonly-known commercial and industrial companies
  • Have are a 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

Plant Manager

Torrance Day

Sales/Estimator

Kenneth Hannem

Sales

Mary Murphy

Office Manager

Paul Albers

Blast Manager

Blayne Christensen

Paint Manager

Shaunda Hiniker

Shipping Manager

Troy Posner

Shift Manager

Sergio Altamirano

Quality Manager

Production Team

Adam Krueger

Production Supervisor

Anthony Almendariz

Receiving

Miguel Almendariz

Shipping

Rick Black

Painter

Logan Bryant

Painter

Thomas Buller-Russ

Blaster/Washer

Aaron Clay

Shipping/Janitor

Jordan Esquivel

Production

Arlyn Goetsch

Shipping

Brynja Johnson

Painter/Shipping

Kelsie Johnson

Painter

Ethan Lohry

Blaster/Oven Operator

Jason Luangaphay

Receiving

Stacy McKinley

Shipping/Receiving

Todd Miles

Maintenance

Adam Nelson

Painter

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Jered Nelson

Painter

Nick Petersen

Oven Operator

Chad Quam

Washer

Parker Schuch

Oven Operator

Cameron Schwartz

Painter

Ben Snyder

Receiving

Jacob Sukalski

Production/Painter

Chase Thaemert

Shipping

Damian Todd

Shipping

James Zahn

Driver/Receiving