Power Transmission
Belts/ HVAC
Urethane Power
Transmission Belts
Industrial Hose
/ Skirtboard
Thermoplastic HoseCouplings and
Lawn & Garden / Agricultural

About Jason Industrial Inc.

Company History | Mission Statement | Timeline

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Company History

If you are visiting our website for the first time, welcome!

Ardent distributors and customers have come to appreciate the value of doing business with Jason Industrial Inc. Since 1958, Jason, founded by Jacques Cohenca, has grown to become one of the leading suppliers of industrial rubber products and related hardware in the western hemisphere.

Our business model is simple - lean, responsive and being easy to do business with is our corporate culture. We know that your opportunities are determined by quick, decisive action on your part, and we strive to assist you in making those inquiries turn into orders.

Jason Industrial offers a complete range of industrial v-belts, neoprene and urethane synchronous belts, each provided in all English and metric cross-sections or pitches.

Our industrial hose and couplings business offers solutions to the application challenges of agriculture, construction, food processing, mining and wastewater to name a few.

Jason, built on customer services, is available to assist you with our team of well-trained sales professionals and engineers, backed by domestic manufacturing facilities for all synchronous belt products. Our additional suppliers' factories are world-class facilities, which manufacture to both our and industry standard specifications.

We are not limited to the U.S.A., either. Jason Industrial Inc. has replicated our domestic business practices with sales/distribution centers in Canada, Mexico, and Brazil. We are well known in those countries for providing single source solutions and have recently established ourselves in Central America.

All together, this global supply chain is your source for an imaginative offering of not only the products displayed within this website, but rapid growth extensions in molded goods, industrial drive components and specialty hoses.

Our facilities in principle cities of North America are well stocked and handle many of those specific items you need to serve a diverse marketplace. Our local representatives are ready for your inquiries.

Our affiliate, MegadyneMegadyne, is a leading worldwide manufacturer of polyurethane transmission belts and annually produces several millions belts. Megadyne is the only worldwide company able to supply the complete range of belts and it supplies the main O.E.M. for industrial applications.

Megadyne products are used in all industrial drive applications, for power transmission, synchronization, conveying, linear positioning and domestic appliances.

Manufacturing plants are located in Mathi (Italy), St.Jean de Maurienne (France), Ulm (Germany), Milan (Italy), Barcelona (Spain) and Charlotte, NC (USA).

Mission Statement

To deliver the most complete selection of power transmission belts, hose, and couplings to a global marketplace in a manner which promotes Jason Industrial's identity as a responsive, value oriented supplier and partner.


  • 1958 - Jason Industrial Founded by Jacques Cohenca
  • 1964 - Jason California
  • 1971 - Jason Canada-Montreal
  • 1982 - Jason Illinois
  • 1990 - TBMC - Greenville, SC
  • 1992 - Jason Canada-Toronto
  • 1993 - Jason Texas
  • 1994 - Megadyne America - Joint Venture
  • 1996 - Jason Florida
  • 1997 - Jason Canada-Edmonton
  • 1998 - Jason Mexico
  • 1998 - Jason Do Brazil
  • 2001 - Jason/Can Industries Shanghai Trading Joint Venture
  • 2004 - SJM Wuxi, China Manufacturing Joint Venture
  • 2006 - Joint Venture with Beltstar to form "Qingdao Creda Trading Co."
  • 2007 - Jason Industrial/Megadyne Initiates Strategic Alliance
  • 2008 - Carol Stream, IL Distribution Center Opens
  • 2013 - Rultrans - Acquisition
  • 2014 - Jason Colombia, South America 
  • 2014 - Belt Corporation of America - Acquisition