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Melcher Brothers offers design solutions including complex products for the mining and tunneling industries.  We have a long history of serving the mining and tunneling industry.  Our shop can produce mine size machinery and fabrications.  We also have a in-house technical department with autocad capability.



Components for Vertical and Incline Shafts



Rail Transportation (mining)


Rail & TrackMining Turnouts



Conveyor Systems: Surface & Underground


Equipment Repair & RefurbishingMucker Repairs


Special Products



Melcher Quality

Knight Sky

Knight Sky

The Knight Sky is our most recent heavy railcar.  It is a 50 foot open observations car with glass roof.  The Knight Sky is now in premium service on the Silverton & Durango Narrow Gauge Railroad.

Quality Shines

As a custom job shop, we survive on our product quality and our ability to customize products to fully meet the customer's needs.  

At Melcher you can work with the designers to ensure that the end product is just what you need.


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Mining is worldwide. Melcher Bros is proud to supply custom mining equipment to various countries as demand warrants.  Some past custom equipment orders are for gold mining operations in South America.