Who We Are:
A Global, Diversified Manufacturing Company

Astra Precision is fundamentally a manufacturing based company. We produce thousands of custom products, and we’re a leader in scores of markets – from heating and air, electrical, plumbing to high-end casters. Our success begins with our ability to apply our expertise – often in combination – to an endless array of real-world customer needs. Of course, all of this is made possible by the people of Astra and our singular commitment to make life easier and better for people around the world.

Our Values

  • Act with uncompromising honesty and integrity in everything we do.
  • Satisfy our customers with custom innovation, superior quality, value and service.
  • Respect our social and physical environment around the world.
  • Value and develop our employees’ diverse talents, initiative and leadership.
  • Earn the admiration of all those associated with Astra worldwide.



  • Astra Precision was founded in 1973 in the city of Toronto, ON Canada. Sal Trichilo, purchased the company from the founders and moved it to Brampton, ON where it remains today.
  • Years of struggle ensued as Sal worked at combining his expertise while contending with volatile markets and economic downturns.
  • Astra started out as a local supplier of screw machine products and turned parts and has grown to a company providing custom products and services worldwide.
  • Sal and Louise raised their family and then, one by one, each of the children joined the company and work together in making Astra the success it is today.
  • Sal brought innovation and quality workmanship to the industry he serves.
  • The Trichilo family is highly regarded and recognized for their strong work ethic and expertise in the screw machine industry.
  • In 2008 Sal will be celebrating 40 years in the business.



  • ISO 9001:2000 Certified
  • Machining capacity up to 2 5/8 Rd. / 2 17/64 Hex. / 1 27/32 Sq.
  • Nuts, Spacers, Fittings, Connectors, Barbs, Pins, Bushings, Hose Barbs, Couplings, Pins