The MKC Story
Established in 1898, Madison-Kipp Corporation (‘MKC”) is a producer of lightweight, high-pressure aluminum die castings, precision machined components, and system subassemblies for customers in the transportation, industrial, lawn and garden, and recreational product markets.
MKC’s lean production systems are highly automated with robotic technology and integrated operations. We manage the supply chain from raw metal blending to final product assembly, providing our customers with a single source, integrated solution that minimizes supply chain complexity and risk.
We embrace company-wide continuous improvement process.
Our experienced management team continues to effectively adapt to changing industry dynamics with a constant eye toward bringing additional value to our customers. We operate in four facilities–three in the Madison, WI area and one in Richmond, IN. We continue to invest in new technology, equipment and people to improve our operations to serve our customers.
Customer Care Process
Madison-Kipp provides many processing advantages to our customers through our single location of technical support and productive resources.
Our value-added, secondary machining and assembly service is our customers’ assurance that we will use the latest technology in our high-pressure die cast facility and secondary machining equipment to develop the process specific to your application.
Our focus is that of continuous improvement which supports our stellar quality and delivery performance. Our zero PPM goal and 100% on-time delivery performance assures we are their partner in all aspects of the relationship.
With our diverse engineering disciplines, we work through the entire launch process with our customers to achieve the desired outcome.
Our Culture / Values
MKC is a fast-paced, modern manufacturer full of employees who embrace a strong work ethic, technology and continuous improvement. We have earned a reputation of being highly responsive to all customer requests. Our diverse workforce lives our company values every day by taking care of each other, taking care of our customers and actively supporting the communities in which we live and work.
MKC provides for over 400 manufacturing jobs with a solid starting ‘living’ wage and many opportunities for career advancement. We provide good benefits including health insurance, vacation, training and tuition reimbursement.
Madison-Kipp is proud of our 120+ year history of being a vital contributor to all of our communities. Below is a partial listing of the local organizations that MKC supports.
- Annual Community Investment Fund Campaign for Our Employees Generosity
- UW Carbone for Pancreatic Cancer
- Road Home
- Sunshine Place (Sun Prairie, WI)
- Gateway (Richmond, IN)
- UW-Platteville and Madison Engineering Metal Classes — Partnership to continue providing these classes and host engineering interns
- UW-Madison Industrial Engineering Department — Partnership for an annual project
- Feline Iron Pour Community Event — Pleased to support the annual Iron-Pour
- Goodman Community Center — Next door Madison neighbor
- Sid Boyum Art Restoration Project — Right down the street in Madison, supporting the preservation of the work of a local artist