The Art of Blending, Molding, and Sintering PTFEnews

The double digit growth of the Chinese economy in the early 2000s was a boon for many industries and companies. However, it was also the beginning of the demise of the quality supply chain management of raw materials. This affected the demand of PTFE resin – the demand was so high for PTFE resin that soon […]

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PTFE and Agriculturenews

Long gone are the days when farmers only needed a horse and plow to tend to their fields. In fact, technological advances are made every day in the farming industry because it’s such an incredibly essential part of our economy! Farming is also quite complex – there’s a lot that goes into the planting, growing, […]

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Success Story Series: Baldor Electric Companynews

Premature equipment failures miles under the Earth’s surface are what prompted Baldor Electric Company to contact TRITEC for help. Baldor Electric Company predominately used elastomer seals in their electric motors that were powering Joy Global mining equipment. As the need for more output was soaring, less tonnage was being extracted from the Earth because of the […]

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Where You’ll Find PTFE in Motorsportsnews

Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) has an interesting history and has been used in a number of ways over the years. There is, of course, the best-known PTFE brand Teflon® – the miracle cookware coating. But PTFE is also used in aerospace and computer wiring, and it’s even coated the fiberglass dome of the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis. […]

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Success Story Series: Ingersoll Randnews

Ingersoll Rand first called TRITEC for help after their compressors began experiencing catastrophic failure at astonishing rates. Our engineers stepped in and analyzed what was causing the mechanical seals to fail. The problem? We determined that the seals were under-lubricated, causing them to run dry and then fail as a result. We designed a complete specialized […]

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