David Brown Santasalo Canada celebrate 40 year anniversary

David Brown Santasalo (DBS) is proud to celebrate the 40 year anniversary of our business in Canada. It has been over four decades since we first opened our doors to service the major industrial markets in North America, from our locations in Cambridge, Ontario and Quebec, Montréal.

August 2020

Since inception in 1980, the Canadian business has delivered a wide range of bespoke services to our industrial clients including custom-built new and replacement gearboxes and loose gearing manufactured to the customer’s exact specification. David Brown Santasalo Canada also provide specialised service, repair and overhaul of all mechanical power transmission systems, along with field service capabilities meaning we are with our customers wherever and whenever we are needed.

Philippe Eck, Service Centre Manager DBS Canada in Cambridge said, “I am really happy to be part of this celebration. I would like to take the opportunity to thank all past and present employees and customers that made us who we are today.”

Over the past 40 years, DBS Canada has been delivering a service that continually sets us apart. Working with a wide range of industries such as Cement; Paper, Tissue & Fibre; Sugar Processing; Mining & Minerals; Rubber Processing; Metals Processing; Plastic Extrusion; the Ski industry and many more. No matter the industry, our customers have come to rely on our expertise and extensive knowledge to deliver the right solution for them.

Rob Hamilton, General Manager DBS Canada in Montréal said “On behalf of the Montréal team, we are delighted to celebrate this 40th anniversary milestone with the David Brown Santasalo team and our customers. We look forward to many more years of success!”

David Brown Santasalo Canada is part of a global operation, spanning six continents with over 29 locations. As a global organisation we have a long-standing heritage and can trace our roots back to 1873 when David Brown in the UK commenced cast gear manufacturing. Since then the business has gone from strength to strength, and in 2016 joined forces with Santasalo to become one of the world’s leading mechanical power transmission brands; David Brown Santasalo.

Adam Clarke, Divisional Managing Director – Americas commented, “Congratulations to the Canadian team on this important achievement and I look forward to contributing to your continued success.”

To find out more about David Brown Santasalo and the wide range of services available, please contact your local team, here.

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