PITTSBURGH—Drager Safety Inc. has partnered with United Central Industrial Supply to distribute safety products to the mining industry within the U.S.
Drager said the partnership is designed to enhance customer field support, combining Drager's portfolio with United Central's sales and support network.
United Central has 25 branches throughout North America with a network of highly trained product managers, experienced maintenance technicians and service centers, according to a Drager news release.
Drager said some of the products United Central will distribute include the BG-4 closed circuit breathing apparatus, self-contained breath apparatus, thermal imaging cameras and air purifying respirators, among others.
“We are thrilled to be partnering with United Central because we believe that the end result will be better support for our customers,” said Alex Gaggin, mining market manager at Drager. “They are a valuable ally in the fight to keep mines safe and productive, so we look forward to a fruitful relationship.”