About Us
PDF Print E-mail

United Gear and Machine Works Ltd. has developed long term working partnerships with our customers by offering good service, quality products and competitive pricing, along with accurate delivery scheduling. United Gear understands the importance of minimizing down time, and we consider any customer shut down an emergency. Our North Vancouver plant is able to respond to customers' needs quickly and effectively. We know that our products must meet industry's demand for quality, precision, and durability.

United Gear has a modern facility complete with full machine shop, gear manufacturing, gearbox re-build and testing area. Industries that we serve include; mining, pulp and paper, forestry & logging, marine, wind energy and general manufacturing.

We are IS0 9001:2008 Certified, and a member of the American Gear Manufacturers Association. (AGMA)


  • - United Gear & Machine Works Limited was founded in 1965 by Dick Watson
  • - The original plant and offices were located on Alexander Street in Vancouver
  • - The company moved to the current location in North Vancouver in 1990
  • - The main premises occupy 25,000 square feet