Key Partnerships, suppliers and agencies


Partners of Russet for 26 years and making quality products since 1917 Carlisle is committed to creating value for Russet and our customers. Recently Carlisle acquired the industrial power transmission division of DAYCO and become Carlisle Power Transmission.


Flexco has been is business for over 100 years and is a privately held company. As an industry leader since 1907, Flexco understands that your belt conveyors play a critical role in your productivity. Working alongside Russet, Flexco results in output being “productive through a combination of superior products and sound advice”.

Parker  Parker Store

Parker is the Global leader in Motion and Control technologies, providing precision engineered solutions for a wide variety of commercial, mobile, industrial and aerospace markets. Parker seeks suppliers who share our beliefs of premier customer service, maintaining the highest quality standards, on-time delivery, and a culture of continuous improvement. Russet is a New Zealand distributor of the Parker Industrial Hose range and operates a Parker Store from its Dunedin and Christchurch premises.


When it came to supplying industrial single phase and three phase electric motors Russet looked for a manufacturer who is the market leader in this field to promote. Wherever there is movement CMG can provide the product, including electric motors, variable frequency drives, soft starters and many other associated products. 


Founded in 1917, Tsubaki are a world leader in the manufacture of all types of transmission chains. With over 90years of experience Tsubaki have a policy of continual improvement which has led to the development of higher strength and longer life chains. Russets are proud to be a distributor for Tsubaki products across New Zealand.


ScanBelt is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of modular plastic conveyor belts and offer a large and flexible product line of modular plastic belt to the market. A major factor which makes ScanBelt so flexible is that all their design, tool making, plastic moulding and assembling of whole belts are all carried out in the same factory in Hjoerring, Denmark. Some of the popular series of ScanBelt are assembled in New Zealand at Russet locations in 25mm and 50mm pitch, and a range of drive and idler sprockets are also carried in stock.


NORD Gear is one of the world's leading producers of drive technology for mechanical and electronic solutions. The range of products includes geared motors, motors, frequency inverters, motor starters, frequency inverters for decentralised drive control and servo controllers. Their high quality and service standards result from customer focus. They have developed precise fitting, innovative drive solutions based on customer input. Together, NORD, Russet and our customers are building long term successful business relationships. 



Leroy Somer's range of European made poulibloc shaft mounted gearboxes has been an integral part of Russet's product line for many years offering reliability to the material handling industry in New Zealand. The Poulibloc tapered bush concept allows easy removal from the head pulley shaft in the most arduous operating conditions. Russet are the stocking distributor for Leroy Somer Poulibloc in New Zealand.


Kinder & Co is a privately owned Australian company highly respected by its customers and business partners. The company was founded in 1985 by Neil and Christine Kinder. Over 27 years , earned a reputation second-to-none by delivering excellence in the bulk solids materials handling industries.

Kinder & Co is a family operation. We believe our successes can all be traced to family values and an unshakeable commitment to look after our customers and industry partners. Kinder & Co takes family values as a business template. Integrity, trust, knowledge and goodwill underpin every activity - from enquiry to delivery and beyond. Today Kinder is recognised as a leading independent supplier and manufacturer of innovative and practical solutions to improve and maintain the running efficiency of conveyor and bulk materials handling equipment used to convey a variety of products that include ore, quarried products, grain, sugar, salt and coal.