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About Ruskin


3900 Dr. Greaves Rd.
City, state:
Kansas City, MO
Postal code:
64030 show map
United States
(816) 761-7476
(816) 765-8955
Emma Barnhart

Our Mission
Since 1958, Ruskin has been keeping air flowing efficiently, quietly and safely in buildings where people work and live. We are leaders in the air control industry because we care about empowering our partners and customers to build better buildings and ultimately, to build them with healthy and comfortable air.

That’s why we are always out front with the best air control solutions in the industry. From dampers and louvers, to air measuring systems and ERVs, Ruskin is recognized for consistent innovation, engineering excellence and precision manufacturing. And Ruskin’s knowledgeable, dedicated rep network adds value by listening to customer needs and providing expert advice and nimble service.

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!

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.

To learn more about Ruskin’s complete product line or to find your local Ruskin Representative, please visit our website

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Access Doors Ruskin access doors enable access into ducts without compromising safety or ventilation. Ruskin has a wide variety of doors to meet different duct styles and application needs. Brochures     URL
Actuators and Damper Accessories Actuators enable a damper to operate with controlled closure. Ruskin offers several different actuators, from pneumatic to electrical styles. Ruskin provides damper accessories to customize our dampers in order to meet your needs. Brochures     URL
Air Measuring Bring Green Indoors... with an AMCA certified, factory commissioned and calibrated RUSKIN Air Measuring Station. AMCA certification is a voluntary program that requires periodical inspection of the manufacturing process and tests to insure accuracy... Brochures      
Control Dampers For some applications, it is essential that thermal conductivity be kept at a minimum. Ruskin's Insulating Control Dampers are perfect for performing this task. Brochures     URL
Fire and Smoke Dampers Ceiling Dampers, Combination Fire/Smoke Dampers, Corridor Dampers, Fire Dampers, Marine Fire Dampers, Smoke Dampers. Fire rated ceilings protect the structure of the floor or roof above from flames and heat in a building fire. HVAC openings, such as... Brochures     URL
Industrial Control Dampers Ruskin is the industry leader in manufacturing quality, heavy-duty control dampers for industrial applications. Built from strong materials and designed on state-of-the-art equipment, they are perfect for demanding conditions. Each has added features... Brochures     URL
Louvers Louvers, Hurricane Louvers, Sun Shades, Screens and Grilles. Ruskin screens are proven interior and exterior installations, at ground level and roof top, in new construction and renovation. They lower building costs by eliminating or reducing... Brochures 3-Part CSI specifications   URL
Sound Control Ruskin Sound Control offers the most complete line of acoustical louvers on the market. All products are AMCA licensed for water penetration and air performance. The product is offered in standard galvanized steel or alternative aluminum... Brochures     URL
Zone Control Products Ruskin's complete line of zone control products was developed to meet an increasing demand for zone specific products combined with individual controls. These products are well suited for both retrofit applications as well as new construction. Select... Brochures     URL

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News archive:
Ruskin Named Winner in ACHR News 2023 Dealer Design Awards (Aug 21, 2023)
65 Years of Authority in Air Control from Ruskin (Jun 19, 2023)
Ruskin’s IAQ50 Air Flow Measuring Control Damper Solves Las Vegas Air Curtain Challenge (Apr 17, 2023)
Ruskin Products for Data Centers - The Highest Standard of Air Control (Feb 13, 2023)
Electronic Airflow Measuring Station with Class 1A Control Damper (Nov 25, 2022)
New CFD7T-IB6 UL Classified Ceiling Radiation Dampers (Sep 09, 2022)
Case Study: Kapolei Middle School, Hawaii's Second City (Jun 16, 2022)
New TDFi-RT Airflow & Temperature Measurement Device for Fan Inlet Applications (Mar 30, 2022)
Ruskin Air Measuring Solutions (Jan 08, 2022)
Ruskin Products for Data Centers - The Highest Standard of Air Control (Oct 08, 2021)
Ruskin Addressable Damper Controller ADC105 (Jul 20, 2021)
Case Study: Ruskin’s FSD60V Proves To Be The Right Fit For Hospital (Apr 24, 2021)
Industry-Leading Dampers from Ruskin Ideal for Data Center Environments (Jan 22, 2021)
Ruskin Announces HZ700 Louver (Oct 20, 2020)
Combating COVID-19 with Healthy Ventilation Rates (Jul 23, 2020)
Ruskin COVID-19 Response Case Studies (Apr 22, 2020)
Download The Advanced Thermal Dispersion Airflow Measurement System Flyer (Mar 03, 2020)
Ruskin TED50VXT Extruded Aluminum Insulated Vertical Airfoil Blade Damper (Nov 15, 2019)
New CD60SS Stainless Steel Airfoil Blade (Aug 13, 2019)

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