Master Packing and Rubber Company Expansion Underway

June 28, 2012

Construction to expand Master Packing and Rubber Company in Cedar Rapids is underway, adding more than 7,300 square feet to its existing building and creating four new jobs.

Master Packing and Rubber Company, 6430 Fourth St. SW, began construction on the $700,000 expansion earlier this month. The company, founded in 1982, manufactures seals and gaskets for a variety of industries, including food processing, pharmaceuticals, refineries, chemical plants, pump and valve manufacturers, locomotive manufacturers, power plants, water treatment plants, and railroad and marine engines.