NEWSJuly 30th 2021

Rhino Tool House announces acquisition of C Tek Lean Solutions, Inc.



CONCORD, N.C. – Rhino Tool House (“RTH”) is pleased to announce that it has acquired C Tek Lean Solutions, Inc. (“C Tek”) based in Mooresville, North Carolina.

C Tek designs and assembles custom lean solutions for manufacturing, distribution, and light assembly applications through products from its four brands, EZ Build, Aluminum Systems, American Pro-Pipe, and Square Tube System. C Tek’s solutions may include a combination of work stations, flow racks, storage racks, carts, and information boards.

“We have worked with and respected C Tek for many years,“ said Dan Brooks, CEO of Rhino Tool House. “The acquisition of C Tek expands our ability to provide our customers with innovative industrial solutions. This makes C Tek an excellent fit for our M&A strategy.”

The addition of C Tek bolsters RTH’s product offering and further embeds RTH within its core customer base. C Tek will become part of RTH’s Design & Build division. Chris Dawson, President of C Tek, will join the RTH executive team.

“I am excited to partner with RTH and become a shareholder. The broader RTH platform will be an immense benefit to our customers,” said Chris Dawson.

About Rhino Tool House

RTH is a family of brands dedicated to quality, safety, productivity, and innovation. RTH’s distribution division includes assembly tool and material handling products focused on “intelligent fastening” solutions that provide data on productivity, performance and safety. RTH, through its Design & Build division, provides highly engineered material handling equipment, including carts, conveyor systems, flow racks, and work stations. RTH is headquartered in Concord, NC with offices in New Berlin, WI, Franklin, IN, Dayton, OH, Louisville, KY, Auburn Hills, MI, Middleburg Heights, OH, Davenport, IA, and Maple Grove, MN. RTH is backed by Wincove Private Holdings. For more information about RTH, visit their website at

About C Tek

Founded in 1997 and based in Mooresville, NC, C Tek provides customized lean solutions to enhance safety and productivity by improving product flow, increasing throughput, reducing waste and inventory levels, and freeing up floorspace. For more information about C Tek, visit their website at

About Wincove Private Holdings, LP

Wincove Private Holdings is an investment company that creates long-term capital appreciation for its shareholders by partnering with business owners, entrepreneurs, and management teams to build market-leading companies. With offices in Boston and New York, Wincove has a permanent capital base, staying invested in its partner companies for an unlimited time. For more information about Wincove, visit their website