Eberhard Hardware Manufacturing Ltd. is a Division of The Eastern Company and located in Tillsonburg, Ontario Canada. This manufacturing facility is 31,000 square feet that includes both MIG and TIG welding, Electro Servo feed controlled stamping presses, Specialty Punch Press for 52” wide precoated material, prototyping capabilities, final assembly, engineering design, and in-house tool and die design and maintenance. Along with the manufacturing capabilities Accounting, Quality, Sales, Engineering, and Customer Service Departments are located on site for our customer’s requirements.
The plant was built on tobacco farm land near Hwy #3 in the south east corner of the Town of Tillsonburg, Ontario, Canada during 1968 and 1969.
The plant was officially opened as Eber-East Products Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of The Eastern Company on June 11, 1969. The first products manufactured and distributed from the facility, were “Circle E” Truck Hardware, Danforth Marine Products and Eastern Coupling Products.
In May, 1984 the company name was changed to Eberhard Hardware Mfg. Ltd.
In 1995, Eberhard Hardware Mfg, Ltd. acquired Precision Components and still manufactures products today for the electrical appliance industry on high-speed presses and dies.
In 2000, Eberhard Hardware Mfg, Ltd. started to produce a new toolbox latch line and added 10,000 square feet of manufacturing area to the existing building.
In 2010 Eberhard Hardware Ltd. developed a press to run the front and back coated metal skins from pre-coated coils of material used in the manufacture of SMART boards that are popular with school districts and corporate businesses around the world.
In March, 2011, Eberhard Hardware Ltd. entered into a joint venture with CCV in Kelowna, British Columbia to produce the composite panels used for the SMART boards.
Eberhard Hardware Mfg. Ltd. holds the honor of being one of the first manufacturing facilities in Tillsonburg’s current thriving Industrial Park that encompasses a very large area next to one of Ontario’s main arteries, Highway # 3 which provides access east to Fort Erie, Ontario or Buffalo, NY. The plant is located 15 minutes from Ontario’s large freeway “the 401” (or officially, the MacDonald-Cartier freeway), providing westerly access to Windsor, Ontario and Detroit, MI. Located 45 minutes from London, Ontario Airport to the west and about 2 hours from Pearson International Airport to the east in Mississauga, Ontario.
Feel free to contact us at 1-800-567-3344 or click http://www.eberhardcanada.com/ for any questions you may have.