Metal 7 buys conveyor company

by Inside Logistics Online Staff

SEPT-ÎLES, Quebec—Metal 7 Inc, has acquired Enduride (Enduride Canada-USA Inc and Technologies Enduride Inc), a specialized manufacturer of a wide range of rollers and idlers for power-driven or gravity conveyors located in Québec City, Québec.

“Enduride is a dynamic young company that designs and manufactures a specialized range of conveyor rollers and idlers for the primary industry.  Enduride’s patented technologies coupled with our expertise in surface engineering allow us to add product lines that fit perfectly into our mission to deliver high performance solutions and to increase our customers’ productivity,” said Marc-André Gervais, president and CEO of Metal 7 Inc.

Metal 7 is a manufacturing company located in Sept-Iles serving primary industry since 1974. It specializes in the design and manufacture of high performance equipment for the iron ore and aluminum industries and it distinguishes itself from the competition by its expertise in surface engineering (coating).  Metal 7 exports more than 75 percent of its production in over 20 countries and its exports are mainly outside of North America.

“Enduride is the first acquisition of a comprehensive expansion and consolidation plan to create a flagship high value-added products and services business dedicated to the primary industry, an internationally recognized company,” said Bruno Fortin, chair of Metal 7 Inc.