About Us

The Gear Centre was established in 1975 as a small service shop in Edmonton, Alberta. We are proud to be a family-owned Canadian business to this day!

Over the years The Gear Centre Group of Companies has evolved to become a leading powertrain parts and service provider across Canada. Together our divisions can offer a wide variety of powertrain, driveline and steering expertise for many applications including automotive, medium duty, heavy truck, 4×4, agricultural, construction, material handling and off-highway equipment.

We strive to offer the highest level of production quality, technical expertise, and exceptional customer service. At The Gear Centre Group of Companies, we are dedicated to continually expanding our product lines, technical capabilities, and workforce to ensure that we are providing our customers with the latest innovations in powertrain technology and the highest level of service quality in the industry.

The Gear Centre Group of Companies currently includes:

  • The Gear Centre Truck & Auto Division
  • The Gear Centre Off-Highway Division
  • Hydra-Steer
  • Pat’s Driveline
  • Pat’s Driveline Industrial Division
  • Canada Wide Parts Distributors Ltd.
  • Discount Truck Parts Ltd.
  • R. W. Gibson Consulting Services Ltd.
Robert W. Gibson, President
The first Gear Centre location's shop.

Vision Statement

To become the leader in the North American power transmission, driveline, and steering aftermarket.

Mission Statement

The Gear Centre Group of Companies takes pride in providing superior and timely solutions for all power transmission, driveline, and steering needs in North America.

Where Can You Find Us?

We have over 43 branches in over 10 cities across Canada. When you join The Gear Centre Group of Companies you are part of a diverse team.


  • Edmonton
  • Calgary
  • Red Deer
  • Lethbridge
  • Medicine Hat
  • Fort McMurray
  • Grande Prairie

British Columbia

  • Surrey


  • Mississauga

New Brunswick

  • Moncton

While we have customers around the globe, we are proudly Canadian!

Moncton Mississauga Surrey Fort McMurray Grande Prairie Calgary Edmonton Red Deer Lethbridge Medicine Hat

What Makes Us Awesome?

Here is a small selection of why you will love working with us.

  • Career Advancement Opportunities
  • Paid In-House Training
  • Competitive Wages
  • Educational Funding
  • Comprehensive Benefit Package
  • Rewarding Team Environment
  • Open Door Policy
  • Employee Recognition
  • Apprenticeships
  • Employment Equity Certified

Get In Touch!

We’re always looking for those who go above and beyond.


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