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Robco Inc.

Company name(s)

Legal/Operating Name
Robco Inc.

Logo

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Company contact information

Mailing address

7200 Saint-Patrick St
LASALLE , Quebec
H8N 2W7

Location address

7200 Saint-Patrick St
LASALLE, Quebec
H8N 2W7

Company Profile


Robco Inc. is Canada’s largest, most diversified manufacturer
of standard and custom fluid sealing products and engineered
components for all types of industrial equipment.

Robco products are used almost everywhere as components in
original equipment and in aftermarket maintenance and repair.
The company focuses on the pulp and paper industry, steel and
non-ferrous metal processing, mining, oil and gas, railroads,
off-road vehicles, mass transit and marine equipment and pump
and valve manufacturers.

ISO 9002 Certified, Robco’s commitment to quality and service
is stronger than ever. The company continually strives to help
equipment manufacturers and end-users in every industrial
sector to operate with less down-time and lower maintenance and
repair costs. Robco provides leadership in the development of
new products and adapts new technology to improve existing
products, always focusing on the needs of the customer.

Full profile

Full profile

J.B. MacDonald
Title:
Chairman
Area of Responsibility:
Management Executive.
Telephone:
(514) 367-2252
John MacDonald
Title:
President
Area of Responsibility:
Management Executive.
Telephone:
(514) 367-2252
Jocelyn Vachon
Title:
Vice President
Area of Responsibility:
Management Executive.
Telephone:
(514) 367-2252
Facsimile:
(514) 367-1144
Email:
jvachon@robco.com
Donalyn Adams
Title:
Controller
Area of Responsibility:
Finance/Accounting.
Telephone:
(514) 367-2252
Ext:
6286
Facsimile:
(514) 367-1144
Email:
dadams@robco.com
François Le Breux
Title:
Vice President
Area of Responsibility:
Domestic Sales & Marketing.
Telephone:
(514) 367-2252
Ext:
6319
Facsimile:
(514) 367-1144
Jean Gosselin
Title:
Vice President
Area of Responsibility:
Domestic Sales & Marketing.
Telephone:
(514) 367-2252
Nick Konidas
Title:
Vice President
Area of Responsibility:
Manufacturing/Production/Operations.
Telephone:
(514) 367-2252

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Country of Ownership:
Canada  
Year Established:
1911
Exporting:
Yes  
Quality Certification:
ISO 9001.
Primary Industry (NAICS):
333299 - All Other Industrial Machinery Manufacturing
Alternate Industries (NAICS):
325999 - All Other Miscellaneous Chemical Product Manufacturing
326290 - Other Rubber Product Manufacturing
Primary Business Activity:
Manufacturer / Processor / Producer  
Total Sales ($CDN):
$50,000,000 + 
Export Sales ($CDN):
$1,000,000 to $4,999,999 
Number of Employees:
250 
Product Name:
COMPRESSION PACKINGS
Compression packings have been used ever since fluids needed to
be contained in rotary equipment. Robco, a member of the Fluid
Sealing Association (FSA) has adopted the latest fiber
technologies to offer packings that meet today’s requirement in
performance and overall cost savings.

Product Name:
GASKETS
From the revolutionary development of the compressed fiber
gasket in 1877 to today’s advanced sealing material technology,
Robco, a member of the Fluid Sealing Association (FSA)
continues the tradition of quality and innovation by providing
a wide range of sealing products that meet today’s requirement
in performance and overall mill cost savings.

Product Name:
MECHANICAL SEALS
Robco’s mechanical seals division manufactures and customizes
some of the finest mechanical seals on the market today, as
well as being a repair facility for virtually any mechanical
seal brand, utilizing the latest technology and state of the
art manufacturing equipment. Our seal designs are customer
driven to provide the best possible solutions to sealing
problems.

Product Name:
HEAT RESISTANT PRODUCTS
Do you need to protect employees or equipment from extreme
thermal exposure in all kinds of conditions and applications?
Do you require high temperature seals to contain hot gases?

Robco has specialized for over 50 years in high temperature
fabrics related products to take care of your “hot” situations!


Product Name:
GREASES & LUBRICANTS
Robco’s lubricant division supplies high performance greases
and lubricants to meet the extreme operating conditions in
paper mills, steel mills and general industry to maximize
production efficiently.


Product Name:
ENGINEERED PLASTICS
Robco’s Engineered Plastics Division plays an important role
in supplying a variety of maintenance products to the steel,
pulp and paper and materials handling industries. With a
laminated plastic manufacturing facility and machining center
located in Montreal, Robco holds the distinction of being the
largest Canadian manufacturier and supplier of phenolic
bearings and collars to the steel industry. We also supply
polyethylene drainage elements and extruded rubber and graphite
suction roll sealing strips to the pulp and paper industry.

Product Name:
RUBBER PRODUCTS
Industry's single source supplier of stock and custom rubber
parts

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Geographic markets:

Export experience:
  • Australia
  • Belgium
  • Brazil
  • Chile
  • China
  • Germany
  • Hong Kong
  • Indonesia
  • Iran, Islamic Republic of
  • Japan
  • Luxembourg
  • Malaysia
  • Mexico
  • Netherlands
  • Nicaragua
  • Peru
  • Philippines
  • Singapore
  • Thailand
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • United Kingdom
  • United States
  • Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of
  • California
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Louisiana
  • Massachusetts
  • Michigan
  • New Hampshire
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • Ohio
  • Oregon
  • Pennsylvania
  • Rhode Island
  • South Carolina
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Virginia
Actively pursuing:
  • Algeria
  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • France
  • Greece
  • Iceland
  • Ireland
  • Israel
  • Norway
  • Portugal
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Turkey
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Alabama
  • Alaska
  • Arizona
  • Arkansas
  • Colorado
  • Connecticut
  • Delaware
  • District of Columbia
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Hawaii
  • Idaho
  • Iowa
  • Kansas
  • Kentucky
  • Maine
  • Maryland
  • Minnesota
  • Mississippi
  • Missouri
  • Montana
  • Nebraska
  • Nevada
  • New Mexico
  • North Carolina
  • North Dakota
  • Oklahoma
  • South Dakota
  • Utah
  • Vermont
  • Washington
  • West Virginia
  • Wisconsin
  • Wyoming

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Third-Party Information Liability Disclaimer

Some of the information on this Web page has been provided by external sources. The Government of Canada is not responsible for the accuracy, reliability or currency of the information supplied by external sources. Users wishing to rely upon this information should consult directly with the source of the information. Content provided by external sources is not subject to official languages, privacy and accessibility requirements.

Contacts

Contact information

J.B. MacDonald
Title:
Chairman
Area of Responsibility:
Management Executive.
Telephone:
(514) 367-2252
John MacDonald
Title:
President
Area of Responsibility:
Management Executive.
Telephone:
(514) 367-2252
Jocelyn Vachon
Title:
Vice President
Area of Responsibility:
Management Executive.
Telephone:
(514) 367-2252
Facsimile:
(514) 367-1144
Email:
jvachon@robco.com
Donalyn Adams
Title:
Controller
Area of Responsibility:
Finance/Accounting.
Telephone:
(514) 367-2252
Ext:
6286
Facsimile:
(514) 367-1144
Email:
dadams@robco.com
François Le Breux
Title:
Vice President
Area of Responsibility:
Domestic Sales & Marketing.
Telephone:
(514) 367-2252
Ext:
6319
Facsimile:
(514) 367-1144
Jean Gosselin
Title:
Vice President
Area of Responsibility:
Domestic Sales & Marketing.
Telephone:
(514) 367-2252
Nick Konidas
Title:
Vice President
Area of Responsibility:
Manufacturing/Production/Operations.
Telephone:
(514) 367-2252
Description

Company description

Country of Ownership:
Canada  
Year Established:
1911
Exporting:
Yes  
Quality Certification:
ISO 9001.
Primary Industry (NAICS):
333299 - All Other Industrial Machinery Manufacturing
Alternate Industries (NAICS):
325999 - All Other Miscellaneous Chemical Product Manufacturing
326290 - Other Rubber Product Manufacturing
Primary Business Activity:
Manufacturer / Processor / Producer  
Total Sales ($CDN):
$50,000,000 + 
Export Sales ($CDN):
$1,000,000 to $4,999,999 
Number of Employees:
250 
Products, services and licensing

Product / Service / Licensing

Product Name:
COMPRESSION PACKINGS
Compression packings have been used ever since fluids needed to
be contained in rotary equipment. Robco, a member of the Fluid
Sealing Association (FSA) has adopted the latest fiber
technologies to offer packings that meet today’s requirement in
performance and overall cost savings.

Product Name:
GASKETS
From the revolutionary development of the compressed fiber
gasket in 1877 to today’s advanced sealing material technology,
Robco, a member of the Fluid Sealing Association (FSA)
continues the tradition of quality and innovation by providing
a wide range of sealing products that meet today’s requirement
in performance and overall mill cost savings.

Product Name:
MECHANICAL SEALS
Robco’s mechanical seals division manufactures and customizes
some of the finest mechanical seals on the market today, as
well as being a repair facility for virtually any mechanical
seal brand, utilizing the latest technology and state of the
art manufacturing equipment. Our seal designs are customer
driven to provide the best possible solutions to sealing
problems.

Product Name:
HEAT RESISTANT PRODUCTS
Do you need to protect employees or equipment from extreme
thermal exposure in all kinds of conditions and applications?
Do you require high temperature seals to contain hot gases?

Robco has specialized for over 50 years in high temperature
fabrics related products to take care of your “hot” situations!


Product Name:
GREASES & LUBRICANTS
Robco’s lubricant division supplies high performance greases
and lubricants to meet the extreme operating conditions in
paper mills, steel mills and general industry to maximize
production efficiently.


Product Name:
ENGINEERED PLASTICS
Robco’s Engineered Plastics Division plays an important role
in supplying a variety of maintenance products to the steel,
pulp and paper and materials handling industries. With a
laminated plastic manufacturing facility and machining center
located in Montreal, Robco holds the distinction of being the
largest Canadian manufacturier and supplier of phenolic
bearings and collars to the steel industry. We also supply
polyethylene drainage elements and extruded rubber and graphite
suction roll sealing strips to the pulp and paper industry.

Product Name:
RUBBER PRODUCTS
Industry's single source supplier of stock and custom rubber
parts

Market

Market profile

Geographic markets:

Export experience:
  • Australia
  • Belgium
  • Brazil
  • Chile
  • China
  • Germany
  • Hong Kong
  • Indonesia
  • Iran, Islamic Republic of
  • Japan
  • Luxembourg
  • Malaysia
  • Mexico
  • Netherlands
  • Nicaragua
  • Peru
  • Philippines
  • Singapore
  • Thailand
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • United Kingdom
  • United States
  • Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of
  • California
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Louisiana
  • Massachusetts
  • Michigan
  • New Hampshire
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • Ohio
  • Oregon
  • Pennsylvania
  • Rhode Island
  • South Carolina
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Virginia
Actively pursuing:
  • Algeria
  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • France
  • Greece
  • Iceland
  • Ireland
  • Israel
  • Norway
  • Portugal
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Turkey
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Alabama
  • Alaska
  • Arizona
  • Arkansas
  • Colorado
  • Connecticut
  • Delaware
  • District of Columbia
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Hawaii
  • Idaho
  • Iowa
  • Kansas
  • Kentucky
  • Maine
  • Maryland
  • Minnesota
  • Mississippi
  • Missouri
  • Montana
  • Nebraska
  • Nevada
  • New Mexico
  • North Carolina
  • North Dakota
  • Oklahoma
  • South Dakota
  • Utah
  • Vermont
  • Washington
  • West Virginia
  • Wisconsin
  • Wyoming
Sector

Sector information

Last Update Date 2017-03-02
Date Modified: