At the forefront of innovation & safety

PEOPLE

Driven to Learn

DL’s culture of innovation starts with a commitment to education. In our state-of-the-art training center, colleagues demo products and grow within their field. And customers get a front row seat.

PEOPLE

Driven to Learn

DL’s culture of innovation starts with a commitment to education. In our state-of-the-art training center, colleagues demo products and grow within their field. And customers get a front row seat.

CONSULTING

Deeply Loyal

DL’s client relationships are measured in decades, not years. Because with our team of service professionals and product experts, there’s no such thing as a heavy lift.

CONSULTING

Deeply Loyal

DL’s client relationships are measured in decades, not years. Because with our team of service professionals and product experts, there’s no such thing as a heavy lift.

INNOVATION

Determined to Lead

DL is always looking for newer, better ways to make your operation more efficient and effective – In other words, we provide innovation by the truckload.

INNOVATION

Determined to Lead

DL is always looking for newer, better ways to make your operation  more efficient and effective – in other words, we provide innovation by the truckload.

HISTORY

Doorways to Longevity

DL is built on a legacy of great ideas, going all the way back to our founder’s revolutionary dock light, first introduced in 1996.

HISTORY

Doorways to Longevity

DL is built on a legacy of great ideas, going all the way back to our founder’s revolutionary dock light, first introduced in 1996.

Featured Product

Another dynamic solution to solve a complex problem at the loading dock.
The struggle with proper sealing when dealing with variable truck heights, variable door heights, sloped docks, yard jockey tilt and lift gates, resulting in water and air intrusion, is a real problem in need of a real solution.

DL Dynamic Dock Seal – A remarkable design that brings the head pad to the truck instead of the truck trying to fit to the head pad.

Recent News

DL Manufacturing Expands Headquarters in Upstate NY

DL Manufacturing Expands Headquarters in Upstate NY

DL Manufacturing has entered into a new phase of growth with the opening of its new headquarters facility expansion. In order to meet increasing demand for its loading dock doors…
Read More
DL Manufacturing Launches New and Improved Online Presence

DL Manufacturing Launches New and Improved Online Presence

In the ever-evolving digital landscape, a strong online presence is a crucial asset for businesses looking to thrive. DL Manufacturing, a prominent player in the material handling equipment industry, recognized…
Read More

Latest on Instagram

  • In his new role as our Senior Sales Coordinator, Marty has a chance to hit the road with our sales reps in other regions of the country to provide his expertise. Recently, he was in Arizona with our South West Regional Sales Manager, Kevin Paulson, and the guys got to take in some baseball at @peoriasportscom – the Spring training home of the Seattle Mariners & San Diego Padres! Check back to see where the next #roadtripwithmarty takes him!#roadtripswithmarty #travelingsales #salescoordinator #loadingdocksales #loadingdocksolutions
  • Happy Employee Appreciation Day to everyone at DL Manufacturing! Our success is a direct result of the hard work of every single team member, and we couldn’t do it without you! Thank you for all that you do!#employeeappreciationday2024 #employeeappreciationday #employeeappreciation #loadingdockmanufacturing #loadingdocksolutions
  • Looking for some great Italian food while passing through St. Louis, MO? Our Mid-South Regional Sales rep, Scott Kerkis recommends Trattoria Marcella for their phenomenal rustic Italian! He recently made a #ScottsStop on his way through town and loved it! Thanks @tratmarcella for a fantastic meal!#scottsstops #tbt #throwbackthursday #travelingssales #loadingdocksales #warehousesolutions
  • Our Safety Strap is a great example of one of our #PerfectPairs! The strap’s housing and receiving ends are sold together and maintain their relationship through thick and thin! The Safety Strap is designed to withstand a 200lb. pull force on loading docks 48″ or lower that leave dock doors open. Contact us today or check out our website to find out more!https://www.dlmanufacturing.com/safety-strap/#perfectpairs #Dlperfectpairs #safetystrap #loadingdocksafety #loadingdocksolutions
  • As we close this #EngineeringWeek, we want to introduce another new member of our Engineering team, Spencer Therrien! Currently enrolled in the P-Tech program through @citi_boces, Spencer will be graduating from Oswego High in June and will then continue at Oswego Community College to complete his bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering. After starting out on our factory floor assembling parts, Spencer is now assisting with dock seal production. We're excited to have him join the team!#HappyEngineeringWeek #EngineeringWeek2024 #EngineeringatDL #LoadingDockManufacturing #WarehouseSolutions
  • Happy Engineering Week! We couldn’t let this week pass by without a special shout out to our company’s founder Don, and current president, Joe! We thank these two for continuing to inspire our engineering team with innovative ideas!#HappyEngineeringWeek #EngineeringWeek2024 #EngineeringatDL #LoadingDockManufacturing #WarehouseSolutions
  • Happy Engineering Week! We’d like to use this special occasion to highlight one of the newest members of team here at DL Manufacturing! Haben Gebrekidan joined our Engineering department in January. Originally from Ethiopia, where her sister and father still reside, Haben will complete her Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering from Syracuse University in May. She has lived in Syracuse area for the last two years and while she isn’t a fan of the cold and snow, she has enjoyed her time here and looks forward to working at DL Manufacturing! Haben is currently working on advancements to our quality control technology.#HappyEngineeringWeek #EngineeringWeek2024 #EngineeringatDL #LoadingDockManufacturing #WarehouseSolutions
  • Happy National Innovation Day! DL Manufacturing is excited to announce our newest innovation, The Big Swirl fan! This ceiling mounted fan is a game-changer, offering high volume, high-capacity airflow without the need for excessive overhead clearance. The Big Swirl is just another example of innovative loading dock solutions from DL Manufacturing! Check our website for more announcements about the Big Swirl coming soon!
  • Happy Valentine’s Day! Great communication is essential in any relationship and the same is true at the loading dock! Our Safety Signal automates your loading dock by providing a clear, distinct communication signal to your loading dock associates and truck drivers. In addition, Safety Signal’s highly engineered design provides customers with not just a Red Light/Green Light package, but a Dock Communication System that offers advanced safety, energy savings and no maintenance. This “perfect pair” works together to make communication between inside and outside seamless! Follow the link below to find out more!https://www.dlmanufacturing.com/safety-signal/#valentinesday2024 #happyvalentinesday  #DLperfectpairs #loadingdocksafety #loadingdocksolutions
  • We’re looking forward to seeing everyone at #MODEX2024 this March! We’re just about one month away! Organized by @poweredbymhi and located at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, GA – You can find us at Booth #C5467!#modex #modex2024 #mhi #loadingdocksafety #loadingdockmanufacturing
In his new role as our Senior Sales Coordinator, Marty has a chance to hit the road with our sales reps in other regions of the country to provide his expertise. Recently, he was in Arizona with our South West Regional Sales Manager, Kevin Paulson, and the guys got to take in some baseball at @peoriasportscom – the Spring training home of the Seattle Mariners & San Diego Padres! Check back to see where the next #roadtripwithmarty takes him!#roadtripswithmarty #travelingsales #salescoordinator #loadingdocksales #loadingdocksolutions
In his new role as our Senior Sales Coordinator, Marty has a chance to hit the road with our sales reps in other regions of the country to provide his expertise. Recently, he was in Arizona with our South West Regional Sales Manager, Kevin Paulson, and the guys got to take in some baseball at @peoriasportscom – the Spring training home of the Seattle Mariners & San Diego Padres! Check back to see where the next #roadtripwithmarty takes him!#roadtripswithmarty #travelingsales #salescoordinator #loadingdocksales #loadingdocksolutions
10 hours ago
View on Instagram |
1/10
Happy Employee Appreciation Day to everyone at DL Manufacturing! Our success is a direct result of the hard work of every single team member, and we couldn’t do it without you! Thank you for all that you do!#employeeappreciationday2024 #employeeappreciationday #employeeappreciation #loadingdockmanufacturing #loadingdocksolutions
3 days ago
View on Instagram |
2/10
Looking for some great Italian food while passing through St. Louis, MO? Our Mid-South Regional Sales rep, Scott Kerkis recommends Trattoria Marcella for their phenomenal rustic Italian! He recently made a #ScottsStop on his way through town and loved it! Thanks @tratmarcella for a fantastic meal!#scottsstops #tbt #throwbackthursday #travelingssales #loadingdocksales #warehousesolutions
Looking for some great Italian food while passing through St. Louis, MO? Our Mid-South Regional Sales rep, Scott Kerkis recommends Trattoria Marcella for their phenomenal rustic Italian! He recently made a #ScottsStop on his way through town and loved it! Thanks @tratmarcella for a fantastic meal!#scottsstops #tbt #throwbackthursday #travelingssales #loadingdocksales #warehousesolutions
3 days ago
View on Instagram |
3/10
Our Safety Strap is a great example of one of our #PerfectPairs! The strap’s housing and receiving ends are sold together and maintain their relationship through thick and thin! The Safety Strap is designed to withstand a 200lb. pull force on loading docks 48″ or lower that leave dock doors open. Contact us today or check out our website to find out more!https://www.dlmanufacturing.com/safety-strap/#perfectpairs #Dlperfectpairs #safetystrap #loadingdocksafety #loadingdocksolutions
5 days ago
View on Instagram |
4/10
As we close this #EngineeringWeek, we want to introduce another new member of our Engineering team, Spencer Therrien! Currently enrolled in the P-Tech program through @citi_boces, Spencer will be graduating from Oswego High in June and will then continue at Oswego Community College to complete his bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering. After starting out on our factory floor assembling parts, Spencer is now assisting with dock seal production. We're excited to have him join the team!#HappyEngineeringWeek #EngineeringWeek2024 #EngineeringatDL #LoadingDockManufacturing #WarehouseSolutions
As we close this #EngineeringWeek, we want to introduce another new member of our Engineering team, Spencer Therrien! Currently enrolled in the P-Tech program through @citi_boces, Spencer will be graduating from Oswego High in June and will then continue at Oswego Community College to complete his bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering. After starting out on our factory floor assembling parts, Spencer is now assisting with dock seal production. We're excited to have him join the team!#HappyEngineeringWeek #EngineeringWeek2024 #EngineeringatDL #LoadingDockManufacturing #WarehouseSolutions
1 week ago
View on Instagram |
5/10
Happy Engineering Week! We couldn’t let this week pass by without a special shout out to our company’s founder Don, and current president, Joe! We thank these two for continuing to inspire our engineering team with innovative ideas!#HappyEngineeringWeek #EngineeringWeek2024 #EngineeringatDL #LoadingDockManufacturing #WarehouseSolutions
Happy Engineering Week! We couldn’t let this week pass by without a special shout out to our company’s founder Don, and current president, Joe! We thank these two for continuing to inspire our engineering team with innovative ideas!#HappyEngineeringWeek #EngineeringWeek2024 #EngineeringatDL #LoadingDockManufacturing #WarehouseSolutions
1 week ago
View on Instagram |
6/10
Happy Engineering Week! We’d like to use this special occasion to highlight one of the newest members of team here at DL Manufacturing! Haben Gebrekidan joined our Engineering department in January. Originally from Ethiopia, where her sister and father still reside, Haben will complete her Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering from Syracuse University in May. She has lived in Syracuse area for the last two years and while she isn’t a fan of the cold and snow, she has enjoyed her time here and looks forward to working at DL Manufacturing! Haben is currently working on advancements to our quality control technology.#HappyEngineeringWeek #EngineeringWeek2024 #EngineeringatDL #LoadingDockManufacturing #WarehouseSolutions
Happy Engineering Week! We’d like to use this special occasion to highlight one of the newest members of team here at DL Manufacturing! Haben Gebrekidan joined our Engineering department in January. Originally from Ethiopia, where her sister and father still reside, Haben will complete her Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering from Syracuse University in May. She has lived in Syracuse area for the last two years and while she isn’t a fan of the cold and snow, she has enjoyed her time here and looks forward to working at DL Manufacturing! Haben is currently working on advancements to our quality control technology.#HappyEngineeringWeek #EngineeringWeek2024 #EngineeringatDL #LoadingDockManufacturing #WarehouseSolutions
2 weeks ago
View on Instagram |
7/10
Happy National Innovation Day! DL Manufacturing is excited to announce our newest innovation, The Big Swirl fan! This ceiling mounted fan is a game-changer, offering high volume, high-capacity airflow without the need for excessive overhead clearance. The Big Swirl is just another example of innovative loading dock solutions from DL Manufacturing! Check our website for more announcements about the Big Swirl coming soon!
Happy National Innovation Day! DL Manufacturing is excited to announce our newest innovation, The Big Swirl fan! This ceiling mounted fan is a game-changer, offering high volume, high-capacity airflow without the need for excessive overhead clearance. The Big Swirl is just another example of innovative loading dock solutions from DL Manufacturing! Check our website for more announcements about the Big Swirl coming soon!
2 weeks ago
View on Instagram |
8/10
Happy Valentine’s Day! Great communication is essential in any relationship and the same is true at the loading dock! Our Safety Signal automates your loading dock by providing a clear, distinct communication signal to your loading dock associates and truck drivers. In addition, Safety Signal’s highly engineered design provides customers with not just a Red Light/Green Light package, but a Dock Communication System that offers advanced safety, energy savings and no maintenance. This “perfect pair” works together to make communication between inside and outside seamless! Follow the link below to find out more!https://www.dlmanufacturing.com/safety-signal/#valentinesday2024 #happyvalentinesday #DLperfectpairs #loadingdocksafety #loadingdocksolutions
3 weeks ago
View on Instagram |
9/10
We’re looking forward to seeing everyone at #MODEX2024 this March! We’re just about one month away! Organized by @poweredbymhi and located at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, GA – You can find us at Booth #C5467!#modex #modex2024 #mhi #loadingdocksafety #loadingdockmanufacturing
We’re looking forward to seeing everyone at #MODEX2024 this March! We’re just about one month away! Organized by @poweredbymhi and located at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, GA – You can find us at Booth #C5467!#modex #modex2024 #mhi #loadingdocksafety #loadingdockmanufacturing
3 weeks ago
View on Instagram |
10/10

DL Manufacturing