23 facilities in five states
At work in America with German-Japanese roots
Freudenberg Sealing Technologies in the Americas is represented by Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies (FNST), a joint venture partnership between Freudenberg & Co. in Germany and NOK Corp. in Japan.
Established in 1989 to address the sealing needs of customers in the Americas, FNST has become a leading producer of elastomeric materials and precision molded products for the aerospace, automotive, truck & bus, fluid power, agricultural, energy, food and beverage, construction, recreational and chemical industries. Primary product lines include oil seals, fluid power products, O-rings, special sealing products, gaskets, boots, integrated molded components and thermoplastic seals.
Today, as part of the FST global network, FNST maintains a leading-edge focus on the core competencies of sealing and elastomeric technologies. The company relentlessly pursues product and process perfection through proprietary lean manufacturing and Six Sigma programs. It is a valued development partner for OEMs and system suppliers seeking reduced warranty and total costs and an innovative industry leader. In addition, it invests in its people and its communities through extensive training and community partnership programs.
Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies is headquartered in Plymouth, Mich., and has 23 manufacturing, research and sales facilities throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico, Brazil and Malaysia. The company employs approximately 5,200 people in the Americas.