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Precision Pulley and Idler Acquires R.A.S. Industries Ltd.

Precision Pulley and Idler (PPI) acquired R.A.S. Industries Ltd. (RAS) of Surrey, British Columbia, Canada, effective Aug. 31, 2015. RAS is a leading manufacturer of engineered conveyor pulleys.

RAS has earned a reputation for building large conveyor pulleys for use in the most demanding applications around the world. Its focused expertise and relationships in the mining industry will be an asset for future growth for both companies, according to PPI.

Roger A. Brown, president/CEO of PPI noted, “The acquisition of RAS will enhance our product offering for the global market while allowing us to increase our range and reach of services and technical assistance to customers. The integration process of our companies will occur over the next few months. It is our goal to continue to provide the highest level of service to our customers and look forward to a long and mutually beneficial relationship with our customers."