North West Rubber Ltd.

North West Rubber Ltd.

North West Rubber Ltd., was founded in 1968 in Pitt Meadows, BC, and began life as a small, regional manufacturer of recycled crude rubber products. Today, North West Rubber is one of the largest recycled rubber mat manufacturers in the world.

NWR was founded on the principles of hard work, honesty, determination, environmental stewardship, and ensuring that we do everything possible to take care of our customers. While the business has grown and changed significantly over the years, the core values and principles remain unchanged. Through manufacturing facilities in Ontario, British Columbia, and Beijing, North West Rubber manufactures rubber products that serve multiple markets including: Agriculture, Recreational Flooring, Commercial Flooring, Playground, Pet, Construction, Industrial, Traffic Safety, Marine, Solar, Manufacturing, and Landscaping. These products are sold all over the world.


  • Date of initial investment
    January 2013
  • Ownership
    • Krystal - 24.0%
    • Management - 61.6%
    • Founder - 14.4%

  • Management Team
    Leighton Friesen
    David Pruim
    VP Operations
    Jody Kirchner

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