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Jul 29, 2015, 10:00 ET

Every component counts when it comes to lightweighting

On the 50th anniversary of the Center for Automotive Research's Management Briefing Seminars (CAR MBS), Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies is...

Jul 28, 2015, 09:00 ET

Adaptive suspension system from Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies keep tractors comfortable and flexible

Farmers and other workers often spend hours at a time driving in their tractors, so physical comfort is a priority. Because the...

Jun 23, 2015, 10:00 ET

Freudenberg-NOK's Custom Crankshaft Seals Help Brigham Young Roll to SAE Supermileage® Victories

 Earlier this month, a team of enterprising students from Brigham Young University achieved a fuel economy of 1,244 miles out of a single...

Jun 22, 2015, 10:00 ET

Freudenberg-NOK introduces innovative, fireproof materials for the aviation industry that save cost and weight

In its latest innovation aimed at aerospace customers, Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies has introduced new materials that help aircraft...

Jun 19, 2015, 09:43 ET

Freudenberg-NOK Expands Material Science Capabilities with Addition of New Laboratory in Findlay

Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies, already a world leader in the analysis and testing of industrial elastomers and plastics, will increase its...

Jun 11, 2015, 08:00 ET

Freudenberg-NOK plans to expand Morristown, Ind. facility to accommodate new manufacturing processes, products

 The uptick in the automotive industry's fortunes is driving demand for quality components. Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies is answering...

Jun 03, 2015, 10:00 ET

Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies Executive Challenges Manufacturers to Evolve to the next Level of Lean Manufacturing

 In 1990, research wizards Jim Womack, Daniel Jones, and Daniel Roos penned a book called "The Machine That Changed the World" that helped...

May 29, 2015, 11:21 ET

Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies develops new radial shaft seal ring for tire pressure control systems

In agricultural and construction machinery, tire pressure must be adapted to the soil conditions to optimally transmit the engine's power to the...

May 27, 2015, 10:20 ET

Xpress Service from Freudenberg-NOK Quickly Delivers Made-to-Order Sealing Solutions to Customers

 With Freudenberg Xpress, Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies (Freudenberg-NOK) is offering a unique service: machined seals from the original...

May 21, 2015, 09:39 ET

Flat gaskets for especially demanding applications in the processing industry

Increasing requirements, including rising surface pressures and high operating temperatures, have made flat gaskets indispensable in the chemical...

May 19, 2015, 09:23 ET

Freudenberg-NOK introduces new FKM that offers outstanding cold temperature characteristics to processing industry

 Material expertise is the foundation of made-to-order sealing solutions for the processing industry. Today, Freudenberg-NOK Sealing...

May 18, 2015, 10:00 ET

Freudenberg-NOK sets a new benchmark for pharmaceutical seal purity

 In the pharmaceutical industry, elastomers are subjected to especially demanding standards. Seals that have direct contact with medications in...

May 14, 2015, 10:00 ET

Solutions from Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies for medical technology

 Medical instruments may look delicate, but they are made to withstand tough conditions inside and outside of an environmental setting. That's...

May 13, 2015, 10:00 ET

Seals and components from Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies for safety technology

 During a run, firefighters must be prepared for every possible emergency. Their respiratory equipment must be able to handle everything...

May 04, 2015, 10:00 ET

Freudenberg-NOK plans to expand Findlay, Ohio facility to accommodate new manufacturing processes, products

 The heart of American manufacturing is beating strong in Findlay, Ohio where Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies plans to expand its...

Apr 29, 2015, 10:00 ET

Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies develops leak-tight radial shaft seal for roller bearings in steel plants

Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies' (Freudenberg-NOK) unique solution to the roller bearing challenges found in steel plants – the Merkel...

Apr 22, 2015, 14:06 ET

From LEDs to microbes, bio-polymers to charging stations, Freudenberg-NOK actively pursues environmental agenda

 Lights that reduce energy consumption and improve visibility. A new bio-renewable rubber based on sugarcane feedstock. A bio-exhaust system...

Apr 17, 2015, 09:00 ET

Freudenberg-NOK Develops Rubber Material Based on Bio-Renewable Polymer for Fluid Applications

With the ever-increasing emissions standards and push for sustainability solutions, Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies has developed an ethylene...

Apr 15, 2015, 09:00 ET

Freudenberg-NOK's Liquid Silicone Seals Allow for Variety of Applications

 The lotus effect, also known as superhydrophobicity, is a term that refers to extremely water repellant and self-cleaning properties in leaves...

Apr 10, 2015, 09:00 ET

Freudenberg-NOK Issues Global Edition of Simmerring® Oil Seal Product Catalog

 Available in 11 languages, the brand new Simmerring oil seal catalog from Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies provides a detailed overview of...