Monthly Archives: November 2014

Apprentices using Empire’s EMT-7R Power rotary machine in BC’s Sheet Metal Worker’s Training Center

The Sheet Metal Workers Training Centre in Surrey, BC held their annual Local 280 apprenticeship contest on November 22, 2014, which was another success. The event challenges students from 1st to 4th year levels to put their skills to the test in many disciplines including shop, welding, drafting and theory. The training centre was kind enough to forward a few pictures of the event showing the students using Empire’s EMT-7R Power rotary machine. The Sheet Metal Workers Training Centre aims to provide training to sheet metal apprentices and journeypersons in British Columbia using the most current methods and technology. Empire Machinery is glad we Read More...

Empire at Fabtech 2014

While it’s snowing back home in Winnipeg, day one was warm and sunny at the 2014 Fabtech show in Atlanta, GA.  It was an extremely busy day yesterday with an estimated 14,000 people through the door, which is a single day attendance record! Come and meet Sean and Levi from Empire at the MC Machinery (Mitsubishi) booth# B1925, and they can show you why the new Mitsubishi 4 Kw Fiber Laser and 6 Kw CO2 Laser have been getting a lot of attention. Read More...