MasterCare Patient Equipment, Inc., 2017 14 Ave. in Columbus, recently announced the acquisition of Reztec Manufacturing, Inc., 450 E. 32nd St. in Fremont.
MasterCare Patient Equipment, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of special barrier free bathing and lifting equipment for the healthcare industry with distribution, service and sales outlets throughout the U.S. and Canada.
Reztec, Inc. is involved in making molds and fiberglass components for other manufacturer's products throughout the Midwest. Reztec is a principal supplier of fiberglass components for MasterCare's bathing systems.
With this acquisition, MasterCare will increase its current manufacturing plant from 10,000 to 30,000 square feet. The Reztec plant will continue to produce fiberglass components for other Midwest companies and introduce new technologies. In addition, MasterCare will stage more of its fiberglass component finishing and pre-assembly fitting at the Fremont location which will increase the production capacity at the Columbus location for final assembly of its products to meet growing demand.
MasterCare Patient Equipment, Inc. is owned and operated by Jim Novotny of Columbus, Steve Hollis of Blair and Bryan Johnson of Cokato, Minn.