Lafayette Steel & Aluminum Joins Open-Source Ventilator Project


Lafayette Steel and Aluminum is proud to be an essential supplier in this trying time. We keep freight moving, and supply proudcts to over 10 individual industries. We are doing our part by following published guidelines and protocols to keep our associates safe and healthy!


Lafayette Steel and Aluminum has just finished producing prototype parts for a COVID-19 grass-roots ventilator design program.


This project is open-source - meaning many different companies, designers, engineers, electricians, and manufacturers contribute to multiple ventilator programs thoughout the world. 


We are shipping these parts globally to multiple development teams - and are proud to be a small part of this project. 


We are thankful to be able to give back to the same community we have served for over 110 years. 




View our official announcement document here!