Tour: 14 October, 2016 @ 2:30pm - Kobelt Manufacturing

About the Company

"At Kobelt we deliver value by putting you, our customer, in control; through the application of our broad product line, we guide and control movement. Bronze and stainless steel construction provide reliability and durability every time. Whether propulsion controls on an anchor handling tug, a steering system for a large yacht or an industrial disk brake system used on a drilling rig, Kobelt products are built to last.   [Factory150x113] 50+ years of experience has taught us the connection between vertical integration and the ability to service customers. Our 80,000ft² facility is ISO 9001 certified. From our in-house foundry and bronze die casting through to our precision machining, assembly and testing, we have complete control over quality at every step. Our vertical integration enables us to deliver customizable ‘system solutions’ in a timely manner."


The tour will take place at 2:30pm on Friday the 14th of October.  The tour will be conducted by Heiko Epkens, Mechanical Engineering Manager at Kobelt.

He will take the students for a tour of the company, and then for a question and answer session. The tour will conclude at about 3.30pm.

Please arrive about 5-10 minutes early. When you arrive, go to the reception desk and ask for Heiko.


Kobelt Manufacturing is located at 8238 129 Street, Surrey, BC V3W 0A6 - the office is transit accessible, though it would be better to drive if possible. Click here to see travel instructions.

The host company is expecting a small group of up to 6 students, as well as an instructor/guide from LSI. Experience Education will remind the host about the tour a day in advance.