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A Technology Solution In Tough Economic Times Leading on the cutting edge

A local engineering company invests in technology, Increases productivity and avoids layoffs. Roger Guillemette, a small-business owner in West Warwick, says it may take more than a spiking unemployment rate or a housing crisis to convince him that the economy won’t eventually come back. Business ebbs and flows, he says. There are busts and booms. […]

Extrusion Tooling Corner – Extrusion tooling maintenance yields financial benefits – Part II

Check Your Operator’s Manual Follow the guidelines outlined in your operator’s manual. Individual tools may have specific recommendations, so contact your supplier if anything is unclear. They understand that optimum performance relies upon proper care and maintenance, and they’ll be happy to help. Here are some useful tips: • Clean your equipment while it is […]

Order Tooling Today & Reap Huge Savings

Order Tooling Today & Reap Huge Savings See Internal Revenue Code Section 179. Save thousands! Let Guill’s tooling help you put more money back in your pocket. The Economic Stimulus Act of 2008 provides that machinery and tooling plus other tangible goods purchased and put into service in 2008 – are all eligible to receive […]

Extrusion Tooling Corner – Extrusion tooling maintenance yields financial benefits – Part I

Extrusion can be an inherently expensive activity, and it is important to perform tool maintenance to minimize costs as much as possible. Extrusion processors need to be aware of the following factors to contend with in their attempts to be profitable: • Materials usually cost more than labor: • Running a product oversize to hold […]