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July 1, 2015

Press Release:  
Kaydon Filtration Joins Filtration Group Corporation

Atlanta, GA, United States – Kaydon Custom Filtration Corporation today announced new ownership by Filtration Group Corporation, an affiliate of Madison Industries. Both Kaydon Filtration and its sister filtration company, Purafil, Inc., were previously owned by SKF Group as part of the acquisition of Kaydon Corporation in October 2013.  

“Combining forces with such a forward-thinking company uniquely positions Kaydon Filtration to build upon its foundation of quality, innovation, and customer focus,” said James Mash, President and CEO. “I truly believe this is a remarkable opportunity for us to expand our leadership in the filtration industry with a strategic partner.” 

Kaydon Filtration is the newest company to be acquired by Filtration Group. Filtration Group is one of the fastest growing companies in the industry, creating a safer, healthier, and more productive world with unparalleled filtration products to best serve its customers.  www.filtrationgroup.com.

Filtration Group is held by Madison Industries, one of the largest and most successful, privately-held companies in North America.  Madison builds businesses for the long-term; investing in the best people, technologies and strategies to grow truly unique market leaders.  www.madison.net.

About Kaydon Filtration

Kaydon Custom Filtration Corporation (Kaydon Filtration) is a leading provider in fuel treatment, and lubricating and hydraulic oil conditioning. For more than 70 years, Kaydon Filtration has been working to keep your lubricating oils, hydraulic oils, and fuels clean to prevent critical machinery failures and downtime.

For more information, visit www.kaydonfiltration.com

Suzanne Stevens, +1 770 825 7351
Communications Specialist




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Kaydon Custom Filtration's Ruijun Chen Chosen for 2013 American Filtration and Separations Society Senior Scientist Award

Kaydon Filtration, a leading provider in fuel treatment, lube and hydraulic oil conditioning, announced Ruijun Chen, Sr. R&D Engineer, received the prestigious Senior Scientist Award from the American Filtration and Separations Society. The Senior Scientist Award, presented annually, recognizes individuals who have made a significant contribution to the technology of Filtration and Separation. Chen received the honor at the AFS Awards Luncheon in Bloomington, MN on May 7, 2013 during the organization's 26th conference and exhibition.
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GE Energy Honors Kaydon Corporation with Supplier Award

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