Effective September 1, 2016, Dr. Sebastian Weiss joined the Board of Management of EagleBurgmann Germany, a Joint Venture of the German Freudenberg Group and the Japanese Eagle Industry Group, as Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Within the EagleBurgmann group he will be assuming the tasks from Jochen Strasser, who will leave the company. As of September 2016, the Board of Management of the seal manufacturer, with its company headquarters based in Wolfratshausen, Germany, consists of Dr. Andreas Raps (CEO), Michael Stomberg (COO) and Dr. Sebastian Weiss (CFO).
EagleBurgmann approved as supplier for seals with DiamondFace technology for large compressors.
Freudenberg announced that Dr. Andreas Raps was chosen as the next chief executive officer of EagleBurgmann Germany, joint venture of the EKK and Freudenberg Group. Dr. Raps, who served Freudenberg Sealing Technologies until February 29th 2016 succeeded Dr. Stefan Sacré, the company's former CEO, on March 1st 2016. He has assumed all of the former CEOs responsibilities within the EagleBurgmann group. As a result of this decision the general management of the seal manufacturer, with its company headquarters based in Wolfratshausen, Germany, consists of Dr. Andreas Raps (CEO), Michael Stomberg (COO), and Jochen Strasser (CFO).
With the latest generation of pump seals, eMG1 and eMG, EagleBurgmann has launched a further development of the million-fold proven MG1 on the market which can be used to seal, among other things, chemical pumps, water and waste water pumps, circulating pumps and submersible motor pumps in numerous industrial sectors.
With the WD200/500 series, EagleBurgmann Espey - a company of the EagleBurgmann group in Moers, Germany - introduced a carbon floating ring seal on the market that has been installed in nearly all machine types with rotating shaft, e.g., in fans, steam turbines, mixers, or mills.