Goodhart Sons, Inc. Adds To Their Pipe/Tube Forming Capabilities

August 06, 2012  – Goodhart Sons, Inc., a steel fabricator located in Lancaster, PA, has recently updated their pipe/tube forming capabilities with the addition of three new pieces of equipment. A Scotchman notcher, an Ercolina bender and an FMB saw have been added to their fabrication facilities.

The addition of a Scotchman Tube/Pipe notcher with top-mounted deburring surface allows Goodhart Sons, Inc. to produce gap-free fits ready for welding with many different mandrels available to complete the task. Their Ercolina Tube/Pipe Bender is complete with touch screen programming, a quick-change tooling system, digital display of bend angle, material spring back compensation, remote control of bend, return and emergency stop functions, accurate counter bending die positioning and a heavy-duty steel gear case.

The FMB Semiautomatic band saw can to cut from 0° to 60° with head rotation angle stops at 0°, 45° and 60°. In addition to these new pieces of equipment, the Goodhart Sons, Inc. Detailing Department has been equipped with advanced pipe/tube bending CAD software ensure things are done right the first time, every time. These three new machines have been centrally located to work in conjunction with one another. This will drastically reduce time while increasing consistency and accuracy when performing tasks such as fabricating access steel handrails, gates and fences, frames, marine arches and railing, furniture frames and stainless plumbing.

Goodhart Sons, Inc. is a fully equipped steel fabricator with over 175,000 square feet of production space. They are ASME and AISC-Certified and are up to the challenge of completing your project with the highest level of quality, on time, and within budget.

Goodhart Sons, Inc. also employs millwrights, riggers, welders, pipefitters, electricians and insulators that travel the country and abroad to install the projects that they fabricate as well as many types of OEM equipment and production lines. Goodhart Sons, Inc. has the experience, knowledge and resources to plan and execute complicated shut-downs.