Special Accomplishments

SMI & Hydraulics, Inc.  takes pride in the many projects that have been fabricated and assembled in the facility.  A large variety of quality projects have been manufactured to satisfy not only the needs of our world wide customers, but also to the public eye.  SMI &  Hydraulics, Inc. have manufactured items as large as the Wind Generated Towers to the smallest one-person operator Post Hole Digger.

SMI & Hydraulics, Inc. not only produces products that are similar in design, but also products with its own unique architecture, such as the transporter system for Astro’s Field retractable roof, along with the Ornamental Train on the left field wall.

Other eye catching projects manufactured at SMI & Hydraulics, Inc. are:

  • Tail Stands for Northwest Airlines
  • Bridges of all sizes
  • Transporters for the retractable roof at Reliant Stadium
  • Conveyor saw tables
  • Heaters for off shore oil rigs
  • Retractable walls for Miller Park
  • Ferry Door in Manhattan, New York
  • Framing for Rain Forest Cafes waterfalls
  • Filter house frames and walls
  • Stainless steel doors for climate test chambers
  • Reliant Stadium Roof Carriers
  • Wind Towers
  • Utility Trailers
  • Boat docks for Port of Sunnyside
  • Bulkweighters – 40,000 bushels
  • Retractable star roof at Rock Valley College in Rockford, IL
  • Operable Maintenance platform for American Airlines
  • Miscellaneous Refuse truck parts