Recent News

ConExpo/ConAgg 2014 in Las Vegas

By websupport | February 10, 2014

As we continue to diversify our customer base for castings and forgings, we’re reaching out to create new partnerships in the construction, forestry, agriculture and mining industries. EQI representatives will be attending the ConExpo/ConAgg  2014 show in Las Vegas, Nevada, from March 4-7.  Please take the opportunity to introduce yourself, explain your goals and challenges,…

EQI Presents at 62 IFC

By websupport | February 7, 2014

EQI’s President and CEO, Blake Phillips, presented today at the 62nd Indian Foundry Congress in Ghandinagar, in the Indian state of Gujarat The presentation focused on EQI’s entrance into the Indian foundry market and the company’s desire to source high quality castings from capable foundry partners across India. As EQI diversifies into new materials and…

New Technology Delivers Greater Accuracy and Efficiency

By websupport | February 2, 2014

EQI customers can now take advantage of our new FARO Laser Line Scanner. This technology allows us to capture 3D data, which can be used for first/last piece inspection, PPAP qualification, and periodic verification of tooling. The resulting data map is more complete than any CMM program or manual layout, as all external surfaces of…

Gong Xi Fa Cai 2014

By websupport | January 28, 2014

In observance of Chinese New Year, EQI’s Beijing and Shanghai offices will be closed from 1/29-2/6. Employees are scheduled to work from home on 1/29 and 1/30, and return to the offices on 2/7. Please join us in wishing our colleagues a happy and prosperous new year.

EQI Earns ISO 9001:2008 Certification

By websupport | December 3, 2013

As of December 2013, we are proud to announce that our facility in Norton Shores, Michigan, is now ISO 9001:2008 certified. This marks an important milestone for EQI as we continuously strive to be a global leader in the sourcing of complex metal products. The certification assures that our products are in full compliance with…

EQI awarded “Partner Status” with John Deere Construction and Forestry

By dredeker | January 30, 2020

EQI was designated as a “Partner Status” vendor with John Deere Construction and Forestry division.  “In total, only six John Deere suppliers achieved the highest supplier classification of “Partner Status” for 2019 and EQI is pleased to be in this premier group” says Brian DeVasConCellos, Business Unit Manager for EQI.  “Our collaborative approach and continuous…

EQI Employees Participate in Fall Fitness Program: Team Hike through Hoffmaster State Park

By dredeker | October 20, 2019

Each quarter, EQI employees engage in a team building healthy living activity. In the fourth quarter, that event involved taking a group hike through the beautiful sand dunes of Western Michigan; P.J. Hoffmaster State Park. “The 3.5 mile walk provided beautiful fall colors, allowed us to view Lake Michigan, and provided the ability to see…


By dredeker | October 2, 2019

EQI is pleased to announce the official establishment of our newest entity-  EQI INDIA PVT LTD, a wholly owned foreign entity (WOFE) of EQI Ltd (USA).   “Adding a third enterprise to the EQI portfolio (China, U.S., and now India)  is a great step for us to  further expand our supply base, offering customers risk mitigation,…

EQI Employees Participate in “Cardboard Boat Race”

By dredeker | September 9, 2019

Each summer, EQI employees (Norton Shores, MI facility) participate in an annual team building exercise. This year, the company sponsored a cardboard boat race. Four separate teams were allowed two hours to build boats utilizing cardboard, tape, and plastic and then race their boats on Spring Lake. This was a great opportunity to both continue…

EQI welcomes Julia Dewald, Quality Engineer

By dredeker | July 9, 2019

EQI is pleased to welcome Julia Dewald to our organization. Julia will join our Quality group working as a Quality Engineer. In this role, she will be responsible for continuous improvement activities within our vast network of supply partners. “We are pleased to invite Julia to the EQI family and are excited to utilize her…