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Coupling supplier names master distributor for Canada

Mississauga, ON -- RotoPrecision Inc. of Mississauga, ON, a provider of precision mechanical and power transmi...


Mississauga, ON — RotoPrecision Inc. of Mississauga, ON, a provider of precision mechanical and power transmission components, has entered into an agreement with Ruland Manufacturing Co. Inc. of Marlborough, MA, to become its master distributor in Canada for its shaft collars and couplings.

Ruland uses a wide-range of proprietary processes, including special materials and surface treatments, single-point facing shaft collars, anti-vibration coupling hardware and precision honing in its products. These include a full range of shaft collars, rigid couplings and flexible couplings, including beam, bellows, oldham, jaw and disc. Recent product line extensions include metric shaft collars, metric rigid couplings, step bore couplings and motion control couplings.

“Ruland’s reputation as the leading manufacturer in its field will complement perfectly RotoPrecision’s existing products and services,” said Gregg Robinson, president of RotoPrecision. Bob Ruland, president of Ruland Manufacturing, added, “Given its strong presence and solid reputation for distributing premium products, RotoPrecision will be a great partner for Ruland in Canada. We look forward to a long and successful relationship between our companies.”

RotoPrecision is a privately held Canadian company founded in 1958 with branches located in Toronto, Montreal and Vancouver; manufacturing facilities in the UK and Switzerland; and operates a specialty lubricants provider in Mississauga. RotoPrecision is the exclusive Canadian representative for numerous foreign manufacturers of precision-engineered components, including Onvio planetary and cycloidal speed reducers, Motovario gearboxes, NB linear motion control products, Alinabal rod ends and Smalley Steel Ring specialty retaining rings and wave springs.

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For more information, visit www.rotoprecison.ca and www.ruland.com.