EMPIRE TOOL IS AN EQUIPMENT RENTAL AND TOOL REPAIR COMPANY

Empire Tool Rental has acquired Air Tool Sales And Repair

Empire Tool Rental services the New York Tri-State area including New Jersey, Connecticut, and Long Island.

Equipment Rental

Equipment Rental

Browse our extensive range of tools that are available to rent season after season. If you are looking for a more affordable way to get your work done, then you can count on Empire Tool Rental.

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Tool Repair

Tool Repair

We stand by our products, and we are committed to ensuring quality no matter what. However, if your tools have broken down, then we stock a wide variety of stock parts and deliver fast turnaround on all repairs.

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Contractor Supply & Part Sales

Contractor Supply & Part Sales

Do you need a part without the hassle of bringing in your tools for repair? At Empire Tool Rental, we offer an extensive range of parts in stock from all of the leading brands so that you can keep up the great work no matter what.

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The Leaders in Equipment Rental & Tool Repair in the New York Tri-State Area

Empire Tool Rental was founded on over one hundred years of experience in the industry. We offer tool rental, repair and sales of all tools across the New York Tri-state area and Long Island. Receive peace of mind that you are performing the highest quality work with a set of tools that you can count on, every time.

 

Empire Tool Rental is a construction equipment and tool rental & repair company including tool & part sales.

Tool Rental

Tool Rental

Tool Rental

Browse our extensive range of tools that are available to rent season after season. If you are looking for a more affordable way to get your work done, then you can count on Empire Tool Rental.

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Tool Repair

Tool Repair

Tool Repair

We stand by our products, and we are committed to ensuring quality no matter what. However, if your tools have broken down, then we stock a wide variety of stock parts and deliver fast turnaround on all repairs.

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Rent the right equipment and tools. Right now.

We offer a wide range of stock that you can buy or rent if the work calls for it, our sales representatives are always available to help you with what you need.

Air Compressors

Reliability, easy maintenance and flexibility are the main characteristics of CP Portable Compressors.

Air Drills

Ball bearing and needle bearing construction for more efficient performance.

Air Riveting Hammers

Special heat-treated hardened steel barrel and piston for longer tool life.

Impact Wrenches

Pneumatic impact wrenches are designed to be used for high torque installation and removal of nuts, bolts, and screws. They can be fitted with interchangeable tool head attachments as your project requires.

Hydraulic Jacks

Portable hydraulic toe jacks are designed for use in shipyards, construction sites, machinery rigging, house moving, heavy cargo moving and utility industries.

Maintenance Accessories

Empire Tool believes in keeping our tools in the best operating conditions, for this we recommend using the following products…

We’re a great place to work… and to grow.

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1918

Air Tool Sales & Repair Co., Inc. was founded by Waldemar Meyer as Universal Air Tool Co.

1923

Mr. Meyer passes and his 3 sons, Walter, Alfred, and Howard take over the family business.

1935

Walter partners with skilled machinist Alois Muller and sets up partnership in Brooklyn.

1939

Universal Air Tool Co. incorporates as Air Tool Sales and moves to Long Island and continues work in the pneumatic tools industry for military and shipping.

1940s

ATS machine shop rapidly developed the reputation as the best machine shop in New York City with clients like General Electric and George A. Fuller Construction Co. Also helped Fuller refurbish St. Patrick’s Cathedral.

1948

ATS designs, builds, and successfully markets a forerunner small hand-held rock drill called the ‘RHandi-Drill’

1950s

Worked with Fuller to create one of the first prototypes of what became the rotary air compressor. Also invented the Boom Mounted Post hole Digger – the first automatic air tool for the installation of highway rail guards.

1960s

ATS invents ‘The Stomper’ concrete breaker, a telephone wire connecting device (precursor to the Automatic Splicer, and the ‘The Klemat’ – a horizontal rock drilling machine.

1970s

ATS develops prototype for housing magnets used in electronic microscopes, made a prototype for the ‘Perspectograph’ allowing for automatic perspective drawings rather than manual, made the prototype for a device sealing plastic pipe at the job site, and also patented the brass skeleton for a cigarette holder, into which honeycomb filter paper was inserted, resulting in the first filtered cigarette holder.

1980s

ATS contribution was the introduction of the “Air Pen”. This tool was the first air operated etching tool in the industry and is a patented device. Along with the needle scaler, it is one of the two most significant new products in the modern air tool industry.

The company also created the “Erector Set Compressor” which allowed large air compressors, required in maintenance and renovation of high-rise buildings to be dismantled easily into components that fit into elevators, and then quickly reassembled at the building level.

1989

Businessmen Roger H. Lourie and Lloyd W. Milne purchase ATS and continue focusing on servicing the construction, utilities, and marine trades.

2019

Terrance Fuhrman of Empire Tool Rental purchases Air Too Sales expanding the firm’s tool rental and repair capabilities while looking to continue its legacy of innovation and excellence in the industry.

Empire Tool is your one-stop shop for equipment rental, tool repair, contractor supply, and part sales to keep your project on schedule.

Call us Today! 718-939-9300

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Air Compressors Product

Air Compressors Product

Reliability, easy maintenance and flexibility are the main characteristics of CP Portable Compressors. The range features proven designs with...

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Hydraulic Jacks

Hydraulic Jacks

Reliability, easy maintenance and flexibility are the main characteristics of CP Portable Compressors. The range features proven designs with...

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Got Questions?

If you have any questions about the services we deliver at Empire Tool Rental, then we invite you to contact us. Use our web form or call us today at (718) 939-9300.