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Product Availability and COVID-19

Located in: Special Announcements

2020-03-12

As global supply chains have been affected with the continued spread of coronavirus (COVID-19), our Filtration Group Process Technologies business unit which is inclusive of the Amafilter, Facet, Jonell Systems, Kaydon Filtration, LFC Lochem, and Waco brands, has been diligently working to mitigate the risks associated with current events and the potential impact they could […]

GE ENERGY HONORS KAYDON CORPORATION WITH SUPPLIER AWARD

Located in: Press Release

2019-09-06

Ann Arbor, Michigan – April 7, 2009 Kaydon Corporation (NYSE: KDN) recently was honored by GE Energy through its Supplier Excellence Awards program. The prestigious award recognizes excellence in compliance, quality, lean, direct material productivity, growth and customer centricity. Kaydon received GE’s Excellence in Growth award, which is given to a supplier with the largest […]

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

Located in: Press Release

2019-09-06

Kaydon Custom Filtration’s Ruijun Chen Chosen for 2013 American Filtration and Separations Society Senior Scientist Award La Grange, GA– Kaydon Custom Filtration Corporation (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. […]

Kaydon Custom Filtration Announces the Rollout of their KayMax® Elements Product Line

Located in: Press Release

2019-09-06

Kaydon Custom Filtration Announces the Rollout of their KayMax® Elements Product Line LaGrange, GA. July 24, 2013 – Kaydon Custom Filtration Corporation (Kaydon Filtration), a leading provider in fuel treatment, lube and hydraulic oil conditioning, announces the rollout of the company’s KayMax® Elements product line. This extensive product line features KayMax High Efficiency Filters, which […]

Kaydon Filtration Joins Filtration Group Corporation

Located in: Press Release

2019-09-06

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 […]

Separating the Competition:Centrifuge vs. Turbo-TOC TM Case Study

Located in: Article

2019-09-06

When 100 tons of turbine components are spinning at 3600 rpm, the need for clean dry lubricating oil is absolutely required for long-term reliability. Turbine lube oil can be processed using several different purification systems. Kaydon Filtration is a manufacturer of purifiers that use coalescing and micronic filtration to remove water and particulate debris from […]

Steam Turbine Oil Conditioning and Operational / Environmental Impact

Located in: Article

2019-09-06

Argument Assuming factual the statement that steam turbine efficiency is more complex than simple, we might start with simply breaking down what it means pragmatically to talk about efficiency. In terms of both operational and environmental concerns, as the title to this paper brings to bear, efficiency might be most simply seen as the relation […]

Oil and Water Filtration Keeps them Separate

Located in: Article

2019-09-06

Oil is the lifeblood of the system, or words to that effect, is a cliché describing the critical role lubrication plays anywhere the potential for metal-to-metal contact exists. Although a cliché, the expression is uncompro- misingly true for the steam turbine generator. A host of lubrication problems can threaten system component lifespans, from journals to […]

New VURSA Series Lube Oil Conditioning System from Kaydon – Versatility in Oil Filtration Key to Compact System

Located in: Article

2019-09-06

Kaydon Custom Filtration Corp., LaGrange, Georgia, U.S.A., a leading manufacturer of custom-engineered filtration products for a wide array of industrial applications, has introduced the new VURSA Series of high-per- formance filtration systems to its prod- uct line. Rugged, lightweight and compact, innovative VURSA Series systems are engineered specifically for use in power generation, wind en- […]