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PTM and DESCH Drive Technology announce Canadian partnership


November 20, 2009
By Manufacturing AUTOMATION

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PTM Industries Inc. has annouced that PTM will act as the exclusive Canadian sales and distribtuion partner of DESCH‘s range of DPC Power Transmission Centre components. DESCH’s DPC product range includes mini, elastic and rigid couplings, belt-drive components. greased plain bearings, hubs, motor slides and transmission components. PTM will also partner with DESCH in developing their clutch technology and planetary gearbox product categories in the Canadian market.
 
Established in 1906, DESCH is a leading German manufacturer of drive technology components. DESCH offers discerning customers innovative and customized system solutions along the entire transmission line. DESCH is a market leader in Europe and is committed to strong growth in North America
 
In announcing this new partnership, Robert Furneaux, PTM’s president, commented: "DESCH is a ‘world class’ company that is committed to growing their Canadian market share aggressively. PTM’s sales, logistics and distributor focused business platform is a great fit for their organization. We are thrilled to be working with DESCH."
 
Established in 1984, PTM is a leading Canadian supplier of industrial power transmission, drive and automation components. PTM serves a large distributor customer base from two regional distribution centres (Toronto and Calgary) and has sales offices in Toronto, Calgary and Montreal.