Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada (September 16th) – American Biltrite is pleased to announce the addition of a state-of-the-art rotocure to their production facility. With this new equipment, American Biltrite increases their capacity, and allows both the flooring and industrial rubber divisions to serve the growing needs of their respective markets.
Over the past five years, American Biltrite has invested heavily, $15M+ in their Sherbrooke, Quebec production facility to modernize equipment and increase capacity. In addition to the new rotocure, investments include a patent-pending coating system for flooring, an ultra-modern mixer, a new press dedicated to stair treads, and ongoing automation programs. Significant investments are also made at the employee level through job creation and training.
With these investments, American Biltrite demonstrates their ongoing commitment through the development within the Sherbrooke community. The positive impact to the local economy has been an important facet of these strategic initiatives, creating many job opportunities for the present and future growth.
About American Biltrite
American Biltrite develops, manufactures, and brings to market a wide range of commercial flooring and performance sheet rubber products. With over 100 years of product design and manufacturing excellence, American Biltrite is renowned for its technical expertise, product innovation and exceptional customer service, with an extensive network of distribution centers in nearly every region of the Americas. For more information on American Biltrite products, call 1-800-479-0190 for flooring, 1-888-275-7075 for industrial rubber or visit www.american-biltrite.com.