Founder: Herman Single.
Headquarters: North Bergen, N.J.
Number of employees: 30-plus.
Key family members active in the company: Helga Liccardo, president; Joseph Liccardo, vice president, engineering manager; Thomas Liccardo, vice president, sales manager.
What it does: Reliable Rubber & Plastics Machinery manufactures and rebuilds rubber, plastics and related processing machinery—both lab scale and production scale equipment.
Markets served: Rubber—tire, automotive, aerospace, mechanical goods, sporting goods, medical, flooring, recreational, consumer, etc.