EIP, based in Earlville, Iowa, designs and fabricates steel for commercial, agricultural and industrial products, for sale throughout the United States. Established in 1975, its product line includes livestock equipment, gestation stalls, crates, gates, feeders, waterers, flooring and stainless steel troughs. Its steel fabricating facility covers more than 111,000-square-feet, and has a trained and experienced workforce. The company focuses on equipment to produce biomass energy, which can be produced from various agricultural produce, including corn fodder, bean stubbles, switch grass, cotton stubble, peanut stocks, corn cobs, ear corn and waterway grass. EIP manufactures equipment, including biomass furnaces, holding tanks for hot water and fabricates inserts for the furnace, house and other buildings.