Freudenberg-NOK Honored as Top Workplace by Detroit Free Press

Freudenberg-NOK was honoured with a 2018 Top Workplace award by the Detroit Free Press news organisation. More than 250 companies took part in this year’s event; Freudenberg-NOK, which has approximately 5,000 employees working at 20 facilities across the Americas, was honoured in the midsize company category. Freudenberg-NOK runs the business operations for Freudenberg Sealing Technologies […]

Freudenberg-NOK plays pivotal sealing role in new 10-speed transmission programs

The sleek vehicle styling on display this week at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit is bound to generate excitement. But the sophisticated new powertrain technologies that manufacturers are incorporating under the hood are equally deserving of notice. Efforts to produce cleaner, more powerful cars and trucks have led to the industry’s […]

Freudenberg-NOK Supplies Innovations and Advanced Technology to New Transmissions

Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies’ product portfolio, advanced manufacturing processes and facility expansion activities are helping automotive manufacturers meet demands to improve fuel economy through the industry’s adoption of 9- and 10-speed vehicle transmissions. In addition to increasing market share – the company has 30 seals on one major manufacturer’s new 10-speed transmission debuting at the 2016 […]

Freudenberg-NOK CASCO Seals Offer Superior Performance To Commercial Diesel Vehicles

Diesel engines play an essential role in transporting goods and services around the country. But the light commercial vehicles and heavy duty trucks that ply the nation’s freeways are constantly exposed to aggressive environmental conditions – temperature extremes, atmospheric pollutants, challenging terrain – that can shorten the life of standard engine components and cost commercial […]

Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies announces leadership changes

Freudenberg Sealing Technologies (FST), a global supplier of sealing and vibration control solutions to a wide range of industries, has announced key changes in its leadership – including an appointment to its board of management and the naming a new President of Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies (Freudenberg-NOK). Dr. Theodore G. Duclos will become a member of […]

Freudenberg-NOK components support multiple electric vehicle battery developments

Electric vehicle manufacturers may not be unanimous in what type of battery technology they will offer consumers in the future but regardless of the electric vehicle path they pursue, Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies (Freudenberg-NOK) components will help seal the systems. Freudenberg-NOK has tapped into its comprehensive network of material, manufacturing and marketing experts to deliver a […]

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 ground, especially on difficult terrain. As a result, the operator driving the equipment must individually regulate the pressure. With the help of a tire pressure control system, this adjustment not only makes possible […]

Freudenberg-NOK to expand Findlay Facility

The heart of American manufacturing is beating strong in Findlay, Ohio where Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies plans to expand its automotive sealing facility and hire new employees to meet increasing customer requirements for quality components. Freudenberg-NOK’s Findlay plant produces approximately 700 high performance plastic parts for customers including vehicle manufacturers and tier one and two suppliers using […]

Freudenberg-NOK develops Rubber Material based on Bio-Renewable Polymer

With the ever-increasing emissions standards and push for sustainability solutions, Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies has developed an ethylene propylene diene monomer (EPDM) rubber compound from a polymer produced from sugarcane-based feedstock. The bio-renewable rubber, for which development began in 2012, is made from a polymer that is made via a process that begins with the sugarcane […]