History of F-M Burscheid GmbH and F-M TP Europe GmbH

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1887     Founded by Friedrich Wilhelm GOETZE in Burscheid, Manufacture of Industrial Sealings

1912     Start of Piston Ring Manufacture

1924     Start of Production of Engine Sealings

1956     Share in Goetze India Ltd. In New Dehli, India

1964     Start of Goetze Friedberg GmbH in Friedberg,
            Manufacture of Piston Rings for Industrial Applications

1970     Start in Garennes/France, now Federal-Mogul Garennes,  Piston Ring Manufacture

1978     Acquisition of Muskegon Piston Ring Company, USA

1987     Acquisition of the Sapanca Plant (changed into JV 1995)

1991     Acquisition of the Dresden Plant (former INFESTO)

1993     Acquisition by T & N

1996     Establishment of the ATG Joint Venture, Anqing/China

1998     Acquisition by Federal-Mogul, Federal-Mogul Burscheid GmbH

2003     Establishment of FM TP Europe as a JV with TPR at Burscheid

2006     FM acquired majority of Goetze India

2006     Establishment of FM Vostoc in Togliatti, Russia

2009     Establishment of Kamaz Joint Ventures in Naberezhnye Chelny

2010     Acquisition  of the DAROS Group


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