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Introducing Two Wilson Tool Press Brake Tools that can Save You Time and Money

The Wilson Tool Corner Former –Typically, fabricating a four-sided sheet metal pan is a time-consuming process requiring multiple bends on the press brake, followed by secondary welding and grinding operations to finish the corners. A new corner forming tool from Wilson Tool International makes it possible to bend and finish corners in the press brake. The Corner Former saves time by eliminating secondary operations and produces a higher quality part with a smoother finish. More information can be found on our website. The Wilson Tool Brake Partner – Brake Partner allows shops to greatly expand the capabilities of their Read More...
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Why do we need the *Federal ID number from US Customers?

At Empire Machinery & Tools, we always strive to provide exceptional service to all of our customers. Providing fast shipping and reasonable freight rates is an important part of our customer service. However, in recent months, the Dept. of Homeland Security has made it mandatory to have the Federal ID number of the business or individual of where the order is being shipped to.  We ask that when you are placing an order with us, that you have the Federal ID number on your purchase order to us. This will help to avoid any delays in shipping and extra cost Read More...
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Good news for Steel & Aluminum Industry!

After nearly a year, the United States agreed to remove its tariffs on Canadian steel and aluminum on Friday, last week. The Canadian government has been unwavering in its determination to have these tariffs removed. And since day one, it stood shoulder to shoulder with the steel and aluminum workers paying the price of these tariffs. It made available $2 billion for steel and aluminum industries wanting to invest in their employees and their futures, with dedicated funding for small- and medium-sized Canadian manufacturers. It will continue to work with many companies across the country. This article was published on Linkedin Read More...

Embracing new technology helps cutting costs and reducing waste!

“Utilizing complementing software from Trimble and hardware from Mestek that all “talks to each other,” the Oklahoma-based ACP Sheet Metal Company has been able to cut costs and reduce waste while increasing its bottom line.” Click here to read the full article published in the August 2018 issue of SNIPS Magazine. SNIPS is a leading magazine serving sheet metal and HVAC industry in Canada and the US. Read More...
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See Empire Machinery at CANWELD Expo 2018 in Winnipeg

Empire Machinery is exhibiting in CANWELD Expo on Sept. 12-13, 2018. Come and meet Empire Team along with factory representatives in Booth# 413 at the RBC Convention Centre, Winnipeg. We will be showcasing the following machines under power: Marvel Ironworker (Model MSIW60D) Marvel Bandsaw (Model S330/2) Durma 10FT Servo Press Brake (Model AD-SERVO 30135) EZ CLINCH™ – Come and see the most compact and lightweight portable equipment that Norlok offers. The EZ Clinch™ is simple, light, and easy. This clinching machine is easy to handle and use. SHOP DATA Systems – Sit for a demo of our CAD/CAM nesting modules that service general fabrication, product manufacturing, HVAC duct-work fabrication, blowpipe contractors and Read More...