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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...

Retirement Auction at Interlake Heating & Ventilation

Empire’s long-time customer, Interlake Heating & Ventilation, is retiring after 44 years in business. They will be holding an auction to sell a variety of new and used heating and ventilation equipment, tools, office furniture, supplies, parts, etc. This auction is ideal for everyone who is in the trade. Business Name: Interlake Heating & VentilationLocation: 500 River Rd., Arborg, Manitoba.Dates:  Friday, July 26, 2019 (6:30pm – 8:30pm), Viewing of items from 1pm – 5pm. Office furniture & office items will be sold on Friday. Some miscellaneous heating/ventilation items may be sold as well.Saturday, July 27, 2019 (Starting at 10:30am)Rain date: Sunday, July 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...
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Sneak Peak at Empire’s Open House 2019

From all of us here at Empire we would like to take this opportunity to thank you for attending our recent open house held last Thursday. It was a pleasure seeing so many existing customers (friends) and getting the opportunity to meet new ones. We had well over 100 people come through our doors in just 4 hours.  We were happy everyone enjoyed the good food, met our vendors and enjoyed learning something new during our lunch and learn sessions, It is because of you, our event was A GREAT SUCCESS and we hope you had as much fun attending Read More...