Trelleborg Sealing Solutions Featured in “World’s Greatest!…” TV Series

Trelleborg Sealing Solutions announces it has recently been featured in How2Media’s television show “World’s Greatest!..,” which highlights leading companies in a variety of industries.

The episode depicts Trelleborg Sealing Solutions as a pioneer in the sealing industry and also highlights its thought leadership position. Within this past week, the episode has been made available to view online, and can be accessed here .

World's Greatest - Trelleborg Sealing Solutions“As the industry leader for industrial sealing, Trelleborg Sealing Solutions was the obvious choice to appear on the ‘World’s Greatest!…’ It has a reputation as a global manufacturer and supplier of seals, bearings and molded components in polymers, combined with over 50 years of experience and network of more than 70 facilities worldwide. Trelleborg Sealing Solutions delivers an insightful look into what makes the company so great with a visionary approach to servicing manufacturers and OEMs around the globe. Named as the leading supplier of sealing solutions to the aerospace industry, we think their story is meaningful as well as educational for our viewers,” says Gordon Freeman, Executive Producer of the show.

Best in category

“We at Trelleborg Sealing Solutions are very excited to be given the opportunity to participate in this television series,” says Antonio Garcia, Segment Manager for Aerospace. “Our seals are critical elements in many applications that people encounter on a daily basis. For instance, every time you take a flight, our components are somewhere onboard. Our success in this segment is a great tribute to our dedicated employees, suppliers and customers and also provides an outlet enabling us to show viewers how our solutions help to seal, damp and protect critical applications globally.”

How2Media’s film crew spent time at the Americas headquarters of Trelleborg Sealing Solutions located in Fort Wayne, Indiana, which includes manufacturing and R&D operations. Interviews were conducted with Trelleborg Sealing Solutions experts including: Antonio Garcia, Segment Manager for Aerospace; Tim Stumph, General Manager for Fort Wayne manufacturing operations and Colin Macqueen, Director for Technology, to provide the “World’s Greatest!…” viewers with insight on why Trelleborg Sealing Solutions was selected as the best in their category, and therefore featured on the show.

About the show

“World’s Greatest!…” is a thirty minute show dedicated to highlighting the world’s greatest companies, products, places, and people. Each segment is a fast-paced tour around the world featuring behind-the-scenes footage, informative interviews, and exciting visuals. How2Media is a 21st Century television production company. Their award-winning programming can be seen on national cable channels and local network affiliates across the U.S. For more information on How2Media and their show lineup, please visit How2Media.tv

Aerospace Sealing Solutions for Jet Engines

The new film on aerospace sealing solutions is now available online.

Sealing Solutions For Jet EnginesThe film features a wide range of products that improve the performance and safety of jet engines, such as fire seals, bleed valve seals and molded gaskets amongst many others. In combination these contribute to reducing fuel consumption and help aircraft manufacturers achieve environmental goals.

To see the film, click here.

New In The Groove Magazine Available

The latest edition of in the groove, the Trelleborg Sealing Solutions magazine aimed at engineers, is now available. The online version is fully interactive and printed copies can be ordered from your local Trelleborg Sealing Solutions marketing company.

In The Groove MaganizeThis issue includes:

  • International Project in the Bag – A client specific solution for Sartorius Stedim Biotech
  • Mutual Trust – Seals to withstand millions of cycles
  • Application Performance – The latest apps and tools for engineers
  • The Drops of Life – How research helps Medela’s breast pumping and feeding solutions
  • When the Going Gets Tough – New XLT material for demanding consitions
  • Finished for Leak Protection – A new coating that virtually eradicated leak paths
  • The ‘Dinosaur’ Returns, Again and Again – The future of hydraulic systems
  • Getting into Gear – Supporting products with service
  • Unconventional Thinking – A new approach to cassette sealing
  • Living Life to the Fullest – Trelleborg’s solutions in the operating room
  • Advanced Delivery – Specialized delivery services to enhance customers’ businesses
  • Ideas for Today and Tomorrow – Trelleborg’s Innovation Award
  • Learning the Basics – The latest on our eLearning offering
  • Extreme Demands Call for Bigger Measures – Variseal® 600 and 700 series for deeper wells
  • Going Big for Sustainability – Trelleborg’s bearings on the world’s largest container ship

Click here to download the latest issue! The magazine is also available via the interactive in the groove app for iPad, which can be found by searching for “Trelleborg” in the app store.

Trelleborg Wins 2014 Kinetic Process Innovation Award

Trelleborg Sealing Solutions announces it has been named a 2014 Kinetic Process Innovation Award winner for the deployment of seals and gaskets for CONMED Corporation’s Hall 50™ Powered Instruments Systems that are used for orthopedic and thoracic surgical procedures.

This awards program recognizes companies that demonstrate innovation and deliver significant business benefits.
Kinetic Process Innovation Award 2014
High Tech Views, a premier technology publication and this year’s sponsor of the 18th annual Kinetic Process Innovation Awards, delivered a crystal trophy to Trelleborg Sealing Solutions in honor of its significant contribution in the life sciences and medical device industry by helping to solve and transform a critical design challenge using technological innovation and engineering knowledge.

Luis Tissone, Life Sciences Director for Trelleborg Sealing Solutions in the Americas, says: “We are pleased to have won this prestigious award and to be recognized for our design and engineering expertise. In working shoulder-to-shoulder with CONMED, as their seal and gasket suppler, this award marks our continued initiative to innovate and advance technology to deliver such design advantages as reduced friction, longer service life and ease of assembly, to name a few.”

Innovative design engineering
Trelleborg Sealing Solutions helped improve CONMED’s product development cycle, resolved design challenges and supported in the engineering of CONMED’s key differentiator in its handpieces, the TRI-SEAL™ Technology, for the Hall 50™ Powered Instruments System. The gasket design Trelleborg Sealing Solutions engineered for CONMED’s new handpiece system prevents the ingress of steam and liquids during autoclave and sterilizing operations. The award submission also provided an impressive example of how Trelleborg Sealing Solutions delivers a greater total value of ownership (TVO) in its shoulder-to-shoulder engineering and design approach.

“Our panel of judges struggled this year in choosing four award winners out of the hundreds of submissions submitted,” said Drew Barrows, Deputy Editor of High Tech Views. “The level of ingenuity and creativity illustrated in the entries proved that organizations are making huge innovative strides in the medical device industry.”

About CONMED
CONMED (Nasdaq: CNMD) is a medical technology company with an emphasis on surgical devices and equipment for minimally invasive procedures. The company’s products are used by surgeons and physicians in a variety of specialties including orthopedics, general surgery, gynecology, neurosurgery and gastroenterology. Headquartered in Utica, New York, the company’s 3,600 employees distribute its products worldwide from several manufacturing locations. CONMED has a direct selling presence in 16 countries outside the United States and international sales constitute approximately 50% of the company’s total sales.