Meridian Manufacturing Group
last updated: February 25, 2014
2897 Expansion Blvd
Storm Lake, IA 50588
Meridian Manufacturing Group is proud to be the innovator of the all welded smooth wall hopper bottom bin. Meridian was formerly known as Friesen USA at the Storm Lake, IA facility. Meridian is the largest smooth-wall bin manufacturer with offices and manufacturing facilities in Storm Lake, IA, USA and Winkler, MB, Camrose AB and Lethbridge AB all in Canada. Meridian started in 1965 with the first hopper bottom bin design and over the years we have launched many innovations and design changes, each advancing and improving the hopper bin experience. Advancements include leg ring designs, slide gates, steel foundations, safety features, aeration and powder coating to mention a few. With a completely pre-built and painted bin, Meridian designed and built custom trailers which allow delivery to virtually any farm or commercial operation across North America. Other Meridian product innovations include twelve different Bulk Seed Tenders models, exclusively manufactured in Iowa, double-wall fuel tanks and specialty oil tanks, serving both the agriculture and petroleum industries. The Commercial Industry also utilizes Meridian hopper bottom bins for products like liquid chemicals, powder, cement, plastic, fish food, sand, etc. All Commercial bins are custom designed according to the end users specifications.Meridian's workmanship sets the standard of excellence unmatched in the industry. The workmanship on our bins reflects the attitude of enthusiastic and skilled production team who are confident each customer will be proud of Meridian product for many years.Meridian's best references are the thousands of farmers who have experienced Meridian Built Hopper bottom bins and completely trust them for their most valued products – feed , fertilizer, seed and of course their harvested crops.Meridian Manufacturing Group is a member of the Westman Group of Companies, a dynamic entrepreneurial group of companies also composed of Behlen industries, Westman Steel Industries, Frontier Laser, and Canada Culver. WGI is recognized as one of "Canada's Best Managed Companies.