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About J.S.Cock

    

116 Years of Experience and History

J.S. Cock was founded by Jens Sigvald Cock in 1897.  At that time, the company sold valves and related equipment along with producing its own lubricating oil.  In 2013, 116 years after J.S. Cock was established, the company has 29 employees that are dispersed through out the main office in Oslo and branch offices in Arendal, Bergen and Stavanger.  Up until the late 1950’s, the company’s main products and focus were different types of valves for ships and industry; piston rings for ship engines; filter systems for transformer oil and professional diving equipment.

Family Company for 4 Generations

Since 1976, Ivar S. Cock, the founder’s grandson, has managed the company.  However gradually the 4th generation, Tobias Cock, the founder’s great-grandson will assume the responsibility of managing the company.  Tobias Cock was educated at Harriet Watt University in Scotland whereby he was conferred a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering and Business with Honors.  His work experience includes having worked at different TYCO Valve companies abroad, and for the last 3 years, he has had the responsibility of being the Production Planning Manager at Siemens in England.

Valves and Associated Equipment

Today, J.S. Cock is a leading supplier of valves, instruments and complete valve packages for ships; offshore; petrochemical; food industry; pharmaceuticals; treatment plants; smelters; hydroelectric power along with paper and pulp industry.

JSC Valves

J.S. Cock represents and stocks valves from leading, reputable, valve manufacturers worldwide.  In the most recent years, J.S. Cock has also developed its own valve line which are produced externally and sold in Norway under the brand name JSC.

Power Coat Paint Systems and Graco Spraying Equipment

Lubricating and metal treatment oils, diving equipment and piston rings have given way for the company’s own paint brand, Power Coat, for industry and ships.  Since 1984, J.S. Cock has been an exclusive importer of Graco’s electric and gas powered spraying equipment for paint contractors, spraying shops as well as to providing paint line marking equipment for airports and parking lots.

Distributors of Power Coat in Norway

Today, J.S. Cock has a network of over 200 distributors that stock Power Coat Protective Coatings.  A close proximity to the customer and immediate delivery are important factors for success in a demanding market.  High technical knowledge of the company’s products as well as the process these products shall serve is of substantial importance.  Therefore, J.S. Cock uses considerable resources every year for internal and external training and education of its employees and distributors.

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Oslo: +47 22 21 51 00 | Arendal: +47 37 06 11 40 | Bergen: +47 55 39 32 00 | Stavanger: +47 51 97 81 00
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