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IR’s self-feed drills: Revolutionizing construction efficiency with precision automation
March 14, 2024 by Dobco Equipment Ltd.

Dobco Equipment Ltd. is Canada’s leading supplier of innovative construction solutions by Ingersoll Rand (IR), which has satisfied businesses in the sector for more than a century and a half. IR’s broad selection…

Hougen’s portable power: Magnetic drills bring precision to every piece
January 4, 2024 by Dobco Equipment Ltd.

Hougen Manufacturing’s power drills are available from Dobco Equipment Ltd. This includes the manufacturer’s selection of portable magnetic drills, of which Hougen has remained a major producer for more than 50 years –…

Trumpf’s TruTool bevellers: speeding up precision with unmatched efficiency
December 20, 2023 by Dobco Equipment Ltd.

Dobco Equipment Ltd. makes the complete lineup of Trumpf assembly tools, ranging from nibblers to seam lockers, accessible to businesses across Canada. For example, the TruTool brand of bevellers is designed and manufactured…

Red-D-Arc sparks success: submerged-arc welding revs up production of thin vessels
December 12, 2023 by Red-D-Arc Welderentals

Red-D-Arc Welderentals is trusted by manufacturers and other businesses around the world for its portfolio of welding solutions, generators, dry-ice blasting machines, and other industrial equipment. This wide selection has satisfied many customers,…

Hougen’s portable magnetic drills save time and effort for users
October 4, 2023 by Dobco Equipment Ltd.

Dobco Equipment Ltd. makes power drills by Hougen Manufacturing available to Canadian businesses – including the latter’s portable magnetic drills. Hougen has been a leading producer of magnetic drills for more than half…

For the peak of welding solutions, trust the Red-D-Arc name
September 28, 2023 by Red-D-Arc Welderentals

Red-D-Arc Welderentals is renowned worldwide as a leading manufacturer of industrial welding equipment. An Airgas company, Red-D-Arc rents, leases, and sells a broad variety of devices, including welders, welding positioners, electric power generators,…

Red-D-Arc Welderentals on the differences between oxy-acetylene and arc welding
September 18, 2023 by Red-D-Arc Welderentals

For top expertise and products in welding equipment, look no further than Red-D-Arc Welderentals. This equipment can be used for different types of welding, including such common examples as oxy-acetylene welding and arc…

Visit the Red-D-Arc booth at FABTECH next month in Chicago
August 16, 2023 by Red-D-Arc Welderentals

Red-D-Arc Welderentals is an international leader in welding and weld-automation equipment, with products and services trusted in such sectors as construction, metal fabrication, and shipbuilding. Next month, the Red-D-Arc team is exhibiting its…

Red-D-Arc Welderentals manufactures various kinds of equipment for stud welding
July 19, 2023 by Red-D-Arc Welderentals

Businesses everywhere get the best selection of welding solutions from Red-D-Arc Welderentals, including options for stud welding. This is a versatile welding process for fasteners and bolts, used in many sectors, which involves…

Vectis Automation recommends innovative deployment methods to make fabrication easier
June 1, 2023 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. offers robotic solutions by Vectis Automation. The manufacturer continues to innovate cobot fabrication tools to help users tackle a wider range of welding applications – starting with a…

Chrome moly solutions from Daemar offer wear resistance, easy fabrication
May 29, 2023 by Daemar Inc.

Daemar Inc. supplies essential components for a broad range of applications, including ones that are made of chromium-molybdenum steel, or chrome moly. This low alloy steel provides additional strength that makes it ideal…

Hougen HMD130 low-profile magnetic drill is ideal for small spaces
April 24, 2023 by Dobco Equipment Ltd.

Dobco Equipment Ltd. carries a broad range of innovative power tools by Hougen Manufacturing, which is notable for having invented the portable magnetic drill press. For instance, the HMD130 ultra-low-profile magnetic drill is…

Process measurement and control solutions by Thermo-Kinetics for hot strip mills
April 18, 2023 by Thermo-Kinetics Measurement & Control Ltd.

Hot strip mills are an essential component of the steel industry, producing high-quality steel strips used in a wide range of applications. Hot strip mills require precision measurement and control to ensure the…

Red-D-Arc offers dry-ice blasting for robotics, weld lines, and fixturing
March 29, 2023 by Red-D-Arc Welderentals

Known for its innovative welding solutions, Red-D-Arc Welderentals also manufactures dry-ice blasting equipment. This is an ideal application for cleaning of robotics, automated weld lines, fixturing, tooling, and sophisticated machinery lines that need…

Vectis Automation COBOT Plasma Cutting Tool is ideal for flat and 3D metalworking
October 12, 2022 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. carries the innovative Vectis Automation COBOT Plasma Cutting Tool, recommended for boosting productivity in any welding and metalworking shop. Affordable and user-friendly, this tool is a fully integrated…

Red-D-Arc and the advantages of cutting aluminum with plasma cutters
August 31, 2022 by Red-D-Arc Welderentals

Aluminum alloys are easy to bend, weld, and cut, which explains their popularity in metal fabrication. According to a recent blog post by Red-D-Arc Welderentals, plasma arc cutting, or PAC, is a popular…

Self-feed drills by Ingersoll Rand are perfect for secondary machining
September 13, 2021 by Dobco Equipment Ltd.

Ingersoll Rand (IR) construction equipment has been getting the job done for more than 150 years, and Canadian businesses purchase them through Dobco Equipment Ltd. The lineup includes three series of self-feed drills:…

tooling capabilities

Tooling capabilities by Matritech always give clients the right solutions
May 19, 2021 by Matritech Inc.

Matritech Inc. has remained successful for more than 30 years as Canada’s premier one-stop shop for custom machining. Among the wide range of services customers get under one roof at the company’s Drummondville,…

pipe stands

Red-D-Arc provides support for welding tasks with adjustable pipe stands
March 26, 2021 by Red-D-Arc Welderentals

The widest selection of industrial welding solutions: this is what customers expect from Red-D-Arc Welderentals. Esteemed for its diverse range of welding-related products, the company also manufactures power generators, blast cleaners, and more.…

machining services

Machining services by Matritech have been successful for 32 years
March 17, 2021 by Matritech Inc.

Matritech Inc. has been a force in Canadian industry for more than 30 years, a rare success story. It has lasted longer than many competing businesses by functioning as the perfect one-stop shop…

competitive advantages

Matritech services offer seven unique competitive advantages to its clients
March 11, 2021 by Matritech Inc.

A major player in the Canadian industrial landscape, Matritech Inc. is renowned for its range of skills and experience in machined components. Clients from various industries have access to a broad selection of…


Dobco Equipment carries three categories of tools made by Hougen
March 3, 2021 by Dobco Equipment Ltd.

A family-owned company with global headquarters and a production plant based in Swartz Creek, MI, Hougen Manufacturing has been the leading provider of portable magnetic drills and annular cutters for more than 60…

cooling hoses

Using cooling hoses properly in steel mills: Hose Master’s advice
February 11, 2021 by Sudbury International Engineered Products Limited

Sudbury International Engineered Products Limited supplies products by Hose Master, including cooling hoses for steel mills. Workers use these hoses for cooling steel, furnaces, casting units, and hot strip mills with water. But…

hydraulic hoses

Hose Master’s advice for using hydraulic hoses in steel production
January 6, 2021 by Sudbury International Engineered Products Limited

Sudbury International Engineered Products Limited is Canada’s source of hosing solutions by Hose Master, including hydraulic hoses. These units offer flexible connections between hydraulic power units and the equipment they power in steel…

induction heating solutions

Red-D-Arc induction heating solutions: advantages in storage-tank building
September 21, 2020 by Red-D-Arc Welderentals

Storage-tank fabrication involves two crucial welding processes that ensure final tank quality and durability: preheating and post-weld heat treatment. Preheating means heating material to a specific temperature before welding, while post-weld treatment is…

portable mag drills

Hougen Manufacturing is the world leader in portable mag drills
September 17, 2020 by Dobco Equipment Ltd.

Dobco Equipment is Canada’s premier source of power tools produced by Hougen Manufacturing – including a broad selection of portable mag drills. Based in Swartz Creek, MI, Hougen has been the world leader…

machining options

Matritech has kept Canadian manufacturers competitive for over 30 years
September 15, 2020 by Matritech Inc.

Relatively few businesses stay open for more than three decades with no lull in success. Matritech Inc. is one of these rare entities: it has earned solid staying power by operating as the…

portable magnetic drill

Hougen portable magnetic drill is a lightweight and versatile option
July 10, 2020 by Dobco Equipment Ltd.

Dobco Equipment is the source that Canadian manufacturers trust for innovative assembly and construction tools by Hougen Manufacturing. A very popular choice is the Hougen HMD904 portable magnetic drill. Like other mag drills…


Downdraft workbenches by N.R. Murphy remove contaminated air for safety
March 31, 2020 by N.R. Murphy Limited

N.R. Murphy Limited is one of North America’s premier suppliers of dust collectors and other major air-quality equipment for workplaces. From cyclones to portable devices, the company manufactures something for every environment. One…

fluid recycling

Fluid recycling equipment by Eriez can solve all coolant-maintenance issues
May 6, 2019 by Rotem Industrial Products Inc

Rotem Industrial Products is the name to trust for a variety of industrial products and solutions. Its inventory includes metalworking fluid recycling equipment by Eriez Manufacturing Co., which has developed groundbreaking workplace products…

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