"Our Mission is to
Make Everyone Comfortable"

Welcome to Ruskin

Tom Edwards
President,
1995-Present

"Since 1958, Ruskin is the name in air management solutions that engineers, architects and contractors rely on to make buildings safer, more energy efficient and comfortable. Our mission is to make everyone comfortable. From the owners, to the designers, to the installers, to the occupants, Ruskin and our industry partners strive to make your well-being our top priority. We offer the most complete line of air control and architectural products and support them with our reputation for quality design and precision manufacturing. With Ruskin, every product is backed by cutting-edge technology, rigorous testing, on-time delivery and technical support".

Our Guiding Principles
  • Train/Listen to Our Customers
  • Deliver On-Time
  • Easy to Do Business With
  • Develop New Products
  • Reduce Ship Cycles
  • Invest in People and Operations
  • Make a Difference in Our Communities
Ruskin Mission Statement:

Our Mission is to Make Everyone Comfortable

We accomplish this by:
  • Being a profitable and efficient ISO 9001 Manufacturer
  • Training and developing our employees to maximum capability
  • Creating supplier partnerships to continually improve performance
ISO9001

We take pride in the fact that the Ruskin name is synonymous with quality! That is why we were the first to obtain ISO9001 quality certification and we continue to lead the industry with this certification. ISO9001 provides a model for quality assurance in design, development, production, installation and service. ISO9001 helps guarantee that our processes are consistent in all of our plants and that translates to greater efficiencies, better products and superior service. It is further proof of our commitment to continual improvement!

"Ruskin demands performance. Not only from its products, but from its people, too!"
— Tom Edwards, President, Ruskin Company
Industry Partners

As a customer driven manufacturer of high-quality air and sound control products, Ruskin knows the importance of recognizing and satisfying customer needs. By having excellent factory-trained representatives throughout the world - Ruskin makes certain its customers get the support they need – NOW. It is our customer care professionals and representatives that continue to make Ruskin the top choice for engineers, architects and contractors in the building construction process. Our partners assist clients with every aspect of their HVAC needs including application, selection, ordering and jobsite support. Through Ruskin’s ongoing training program, our representatives are the industry’s most knowledgeable professionals. It is through this team of well-trained experts that Ruskin brings its experience and expertise to the industry. We also know the more our team and our customers know about the industry and our products, the more you’ll know that Ruskin is the right choice.

Innovation Backed by Testing

Ruskin leads the industry by developing new and innovative solutions to the toughest air and sound control problems in commercial buildings and industrial processes. Our advanced Research and Development test laboratory in Kansas City is the finest facility of its kind. Our lab is registered by the Air Movement and Control Association-AMCA and performs some of the most rigorous testing in the industry; ensuring products meet customer requirements and industry standards. Whether it is wind-driven rain, heated air, leakage, high pressure or noise levels, Ruskin products are tested to perform to these standards to meet — and exceed your expectations.

Customer Driven to be the Best

Ruskin is committed to providing the highest level of customer service. It is our customer care professionals and representatives that continue to make Ruskin the top choice for engineers, architects and contractors in the building construction process. At Ruskin, we not only take pride in our excellent designs, product performance, quality, cost effectiveness and delivery cycles — we take pride in our people. As a customer driven manufacturer of high-quality air and sound control products, Ruskin knows the importance of recognizing and satisfying customer needs. By having excellent factory representatives conveniently located nationwide — and in many major cities globally, Ruskin makes certain its customers are never too far away from help. With more than 150 representative offices, the Ruskin team assists its clients with every aspect of their HVAC needs including product selection, ordering and application. Through Ruskin’s ongoing training program, its representatives are among the industry’s most knowledgeable professionals. It is through this team of well-trained experts that Ruskin brings its experience and expertise to the industry.

SMART Manufacturing

Ruskin pioneers the design, manufacture and use of computer-controlled rollforming machines to manufacture our products most efficiently. Our company-wide SMART (Sensible Manufacturing at Ruskin Today) program ensures that each of our facilities utilizes “best practice” methods in lean and other manufacturing techniques. By combining Ruskin’s technological innovations with our engineering acumen and automated manufacturing equipment, we can produce every order to exact customer requirements, with the shortest lead-times in the industry.

Delivered On Time - When You Need It

Innovation, cost-effectiveness and quality are givens — but at Ruskin, we know that it is just as important to get our products to the jobsite when they are needed. We are committed to delivering more than what is expected. Nobody delivers faster than Ruskin...NOBODY! Already ranked the industry’s best for standard delivery, with the RUSKIN EXPRESS quick ship program, Ruskin guarantees Next Day, 72-hour, Five-Day and Ten-Day delivery of the widest selection of dampers, louvers and acoustical products available anywhere. With performance like this, it’s no wonder so many contractors demand Ruskin.

Ruskin Vision Statement:

We will exceed customer expectations by providing timely and cost-effective air management solutions that make buildings more comfortable and more energy efficient.