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2014-08-28 12:23:06

Quality awards for best suppliers of chemical raw material and metal suppliers bestowed for sixth year PLYMOUTH, Mich., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies announced the recipients of its 2013 Supplier Excellence Achievement Level (SEAL) Awards today. The SEAL Awards, now in its sixth year, are divided into Gold, Silver and Bronze levels for chemical and metal suppliers. To determine winners of each level, a supplier performance scorecard is used to rank each...

2014-08-12 12:20:49

Customizable offset seals offer simple assembly and component stress reduction PLYMOUTH, Mich., Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies (Freudenberg-NOK) is a global leader in material innovations and custom-engineered sealing solutions. So it was only natural that when General Motors Corp. (GM) was searching for a static radial seal for several engine applications, the auto company ultimately selected Freudenberg-NOK's ergonomically engineered, low load...

2014-08-06 16:20:40

Companies without strong, local presence will be at a strategic disadvantage in this key growth market TRAVERSE CITY, Mich., Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Companies hoping to capitalize on automotive opportunities in China must be willing to establish a manufacturing presence in that country and integrate into the local business community to succeed, Freudenberg Sealing Technologies President Torsten Maschke told an audience at the 2014 Center for Automotive Research Management...

2014-08-05 08:37:59

Acquisition of American manufacturer Tobul Accumulator WEINHEIM, Germany, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Freudenberg Sealing Technologies, the Freudenberg Group's global sealing specialist, acquired Tobul Accumulator, Inc., with effect from July 31, 2014. Tobul is a world-class developer and manufacturer of hydraulic accumulators. The family-owned company has sites in Bamberg, South Carolina and Houston, Texas, USA and employs some 120 people. "With the acquisition of Tobul, we...

2014-08-04 12:20:44

Vehicle and low-friction seal display part of company's event support TRAVERSE CITY, Mich., Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies (Freudenberg-NOK) will host two Concordia University students, along with their award-winning SAE Supermileage(®) vehicle, at this year's Center for Automotive Research Management Briefing Seminars (CAR MBS) in Traverse City, Michigan. The seminars, which take place August 4 to 7 at the Grand Traverse Resort & Spa, bring...

2014-08-01 12:27:56

Freudenberg's Nonwovens Business Group expands portfolio in interlinings with acquisition of Hansel brand WEINHEIM, Germany, Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The globally-active Freudenberg Group is to expand its know-how in the field of interlinings. The Freudenberg Nonwovens Business Group is acquiring the Hansel brand interlinings business from Hansel Textil GmbH, Iserlohn, Germany, with immediate effect. Hansel is a high-quality and innovative interlinings specialist for the...

2014-07-15 12:20:43

FARNBOROUGH, Hampshire, England, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In all industries, the drive to reduce energy consumption is making headlines and the aerospace industry in particular is driven to curb energy use through innovative means. Although seals do not always come to mind when thinking of energy reduction, seals can positively impact energy consumption through reduced weight and friction. The task for radial shaft seal suppliers - to effectively prevent leakage while...

2014-07-14 12:20:45

FARNBOROUGH, England, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Virtually all industry segments utilize diaphragm components somewhere in their systems and the aerospace industry is certainly no exception. Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies (Freudenberg-NOK), with its wide range of aerospace sealing products, has a long track record of supplying diaphragms for many aerospace applications for both rotorcraft and fixed-wing aircraft. Supplying industry-recognizable, original equipment...

2014-07-09 12:20:38

PLYMOUTH, Mich., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- To better address the specific needs of the European aerospace industry, Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies (Freudenberg-NOK) is consolidating the customer service, inside sales, logistics and product support coverage of all its European aerospace customers to its Lutterworth, Leicestershire, U.K. Service Center. This transition is targeted for completion by October. The Lutterworth Service Center, which provides warehouse, product...

2014-07-01 16:29:24

Dr. Wolfram Freudenberg hands over to Martin Wentzler WEINHEIM, Germany, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At the end of Freudenberg & Co. Kommanditgesellschaft's General Meeting, Dr. Wolfram Freudenberg retired from the Chair of the Board of Partners, having reached the retirement age of 73 on June 24. The body elected Martin Wentzler (61) as its new Chairman. The Chair of Freudenberg & Co. Kommanditgesellschaft's Board of Partners is also the Chair of the Supervisory Board of...


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monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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