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Soucy Baron increases its production capacity

Saint-Jérôme, Québec (Canada), September 5th, 2014 – Soucy BARON, a subsidiary of the Soucy group has just acquired multiple quantities of ‘state of the art’ DESMA 250 Ton injection presses for complex rubber parts. This $600,000 investment coupled with the recent (2012) $1.2 M investment at the Saint-Jérôme factory confirms the company’s commitment to continue supporting its constant growth in the northern region and ensure its longevity for years to come. Over the past 5 years, Soucy Baron has increased its revenues by 40%. Approximately ten new jobs will be created in February 2015 once the presses are all installed.

These additional presses will contribute to the production of the newly awarded contracts and also add free available capacity for future business to be won.

Guy Joannette, General Manager at Soucy BARON states  ‘this investment confirms our place inthe market of complex high-cost of failure components that we deliver to ourcustomers. The timing is also nice as we celebrate 45 years in business this month!’

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Contact: Guy Joannette, General Manager, 450-436-2433, guy.joannette@soucy-group.com

About Soucy Baron. Located in Saint-Jérôme, Québec, Canada, Soucy Baron is a subsidiary of the Soucy group, a privately owned company founded by Mr. Gilles Soucy in 1967 with its headquarter in Drummondville, Québec, Canada. Soucy Baron is a leader in the development, design, manufacture and testing of custom complex rubber parts including noise & vibration applications (NVH) mostly serving the powersports, industrial, commercial and military markets. Also, Soucy Baron is proud to be the exclusive and official manufacturer of the NHL rubber hockey game puck for all 30 teams.