New Building, New Milestone

News type: 
Corporate Event
New Building, New Milestone

Aug 9 2017, Wuxi, China

NOK-FREUDENBERG (CHINA) held completion ceremony for Building B of plant 1 at its Wuxi factory (Wuxi NOK-Freudenberg Oil Seal Co., Ltd.). The top management of both shareholders, NOK Corporation and Freudenberg Sealing Technologies, participated, delivered speeches, and attended the ribbon-cutting ceremony together with employees and the distinguished guests from Wuxi local government. This expansion will add additional floor space of 22,245 m², raising the site’s total floor area to 72,737 m², which will enable the company to better serve the growing Chinese market with leading sealing products and solutions. The investment amount is RMB 130 million.

The main product portfolio of Wuxi factory consists of oil seals, applied in engines, transmissions, and other key industrial components, serving Chinese automotive and general industries. The construction of building B started in April 2016 and was completed in May 2017 with the official operation starting in July 2017. The opening of the new building will enhance production capacity, reduce delivery times and enable the development of more diversified product portfolios, so that more value-added strategic business cooperation together with customers can be realized in the future.

Photo of ribbon-cutting ceremony. The gentlemen are the top management of NOK Corporation,Freudenberg Sealing Technologies, and NOK-FREUDENBERG (CHINA).