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Apr 2022

R&G Fluid Power Group Ltd acquires Rubberlast Group Ltd

We are delighted to announce that R&G Fluid Power Group Ltd has acquired Rubberlast Group Ltd, a leading supplier of industrial rubber, PVC and polyurethane associated products.

Founded in 1945, Rubberlast Group Limited has offered a wealth of product knowledge and passionate problem-solving capabilities to the industrial elastomer market for over 75 years. A long standing service which will only continue to excel within the R&G group.

On selling the business, MD of Rubberlast, Gideon Peel explained “I’m greatly appreciative of the acknowledgement of Rubberlast’s reputation within the industry and our placement within R&G Group, which is testament to the hard work of our amazing team over the last 30 years.

The investment that the acquisition will bring can only take Rubberlast onwards and upwards for the next 30 years. The foundation for my decision was the fact that R&G value the wonderful people that work here and intend to maintain that environment. I’m very excited for the future for the whole group and looking forward to the many new challenges ahead.”

Based in Leeds, their talented team have vast experience in the industry and have built and maintained fantastic reputation and a wide and varied customer base, from automotive manufacturing to wastewater treatment.

Richard Davies said “We are delighted to welcome Gideon, David and the whole Rubberlast team to the R&G Fluid Power Group. The acquisition significantly strengthens our position in the industrial rubber sector and I am very much looking forward to seeing Rubberlast and its team achieve further success as part of the group”

With the backing of R&G’s resources, Rubberlast will only continue to flourish, with an increased product offering and access to a wider network of support. For customers and staff of Rubberlast Group Ltd, there will be minimal changes, with the same experienced team providing the same exceptional service.

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