1. We’ve Moved!

    Thanks to the booming business of our valued customers, we are moving to a new warehouse 4 times as larger as our previous location! Brukar is now ready to serve you even better than before from the following new location: Brukar Inc. 574 Chartwell Road Oakville, ON Canada L6J 4A5...
  2. Important Dates

    To our Valued Customers and Suppliers, Brukar will be closed Friday, August 3 and Monday, August 6, 2012 celebrating the Civic Holiday weekend in Ontario. Regular business hours will resume August 7, 2012. In an emergency on any holiday please contact Carolyn Cross by email at cross@brukarinc.com or by cell...
  3. New Location & New Website

    Thanks to the booming business of our customers, we have outgrown our current location and are moving to our new office with a warehouse that is 400% larger than our current space. We're still going to be in Oakville, only about 5km east of our current location. The office will...
  4. The Properties of Stainless Steel

    KEY COMPONENTS: Chromium (Cr) is an essential base ingredient in forming corrosion resistance. A chromium content of 17-20% is ideal. Higher chromium content can adversely affect mechanical properties required for food service cooking operations. Nickel (Ni) increases the yield strength, toughness, and resistance to acids and corrosion (rust). Molybdenum (Mo)...
  5. Tips for Touring a Casting Foundry

    No matter where in the world a foundry is, there are key indicators of a quality operation that you should be looking for including: Does the foundry management take a detailed interest in your product and discuss with you how the part will be processed including discussing issues such as...
  6. The Hidden Costs of Going Direct to Foreign Sourcing

    It’s very easy when focussing on the attraction of offshore pricing to forget about the obvious and hidden costs associated with going direct to this pricing. Using an outsourcing specialist such as Brukar can greatly reduce your costs but, if you are determined to go direct, some of the main...