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We Are Universal Metalworking Equipment!


If you’re looking for a particular machine, part, or need to sell one… Universal Metalworking Equipment is here to serve you. At UME, we’ve been privileged to serve the Metalworking Community in Houston, and beyond, for over 50 years! When you look at our history and dedication to the metalworking machinery industry, you’ll understand how we’ve become one the largest dealers in the United States.

We buy, sell, rent, lease, and appraise new and used metalworking machinery and equipment. Our team is always ready to listen to your needs, respect your budget, and ultimately find the piece of equipment that meets all your requirements.  Our stock is constantly updated, and it’s likely that we have exactly what you need on-site in our 35,000 square-foot warehouse. In the rare event we don’t have your machine or part in our warehouse, our computerized locating and listing services enable us to find it for you. Our Professional Sales and Service Experts work diligently to ensure you are 100% satisfied. Submit your request for a machine.

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If your current machinery needs repair, we’ll help you find replacement and spare parts. We can even help locate some of the most hard-to-find parts and manuals thanks to our business strategy. We buy a wide variety of surplus machinery to give you the widest selection of parts and equipment.

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We are constantly looking for opportunities to buy plants worldwide, so we can acquire different and unique types of machinery and parts; and with the goal of providing our customers with exactly what they need at affordable prices. To help guarantee you’re getting the best deal, our on-staff AMEA (Association of Machinery and Equipment Appraisers) certified appraiser assesses the value of all equipment.

We are an MDNA (Machine Dealers National Association) member and carefully follow the MDNA Code of Ethics. This means we are held to the highest standard of integrity and business ethics when it comes to the sale of used metalworking machinery and equipment. As such, our customers know that they’re getting quality equipment from UME every time.

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Though we’re located in Houston, Texas, we have a long history of export business. We can service companies far and wide, and ensure that you’ll get the same exceptional service from us no matter where you’re located.

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