PLYMOUTH, Mich. (June 19, 2008) — Freudenberg-NOK G.P.'s Simrit Division has purchased the assets of Tetralene, a maker of custom sealing components for the oil and gas industry.
Tetralene, based in Houston, Texas, makes high-performance elastomeric and thermoplastic components such as custom spring energized seals and seal stack solutions, Freudenberg-NOK said. The firm provides mold design and material testing, and produces a wide range of machined thermoplastic and custom-molded elastomeric seals, packing and components for high temperature and/or high pressure environments.
The company didn't disclose the terms of the purchase.
Freudenberg-NOK said Tetralene will relocate to a larger facility in Houston. The cost of the deal wasn't disclosed.