Lyco Manufacturing is a food machinery manufacturer and designer. The company is comprised of a fabrication division and a food division. Its fabrication division focuses on medium volume, high quality and precision weldments for other original equipment manufacturers. Lyco Manufacturing s food division focuses on designing new processes for the food processing industry. The company has lasers, precision press brakes and robot welders designed to reduce the cost its products. Founded in 1980 by David R. Zittel, Lyco Manufacturing is housed in an 80,000-square-foot facility located in Columbus, Wis.