Soede Named to Head Bal Seal Engineering’s EMEA Region

Foothill Ranch, Calif. – U.S.A. – March 3, 2017 – Bal Seal Engineering, Inc. has announced the appointment of Jan Soede to the position of General Manager, EMEA. In his new role, Soede will be responsible for the oversight of the company’s financial operations and strategic sales activities for Europe, the Middle East and Africa. He will work from the company’s European headquarters in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. 

Webinar Addressing “Friction Factor,” Gimbal Sealing Challenges Posted

Foothill Ranch, Calif., – U.S.A. – December 21, 2016 – Bal Seal Engineering, Inc. has posted an on-demand webinar session aimed at helping engineers understand and overcome the challenges of sealing in modern aerospace gimbal design.

Bal Seal Expands Line to Meet Demands for Large Tolerance Sealing

Foothill Ranch, Calif. – U.S.A. – August 8, 2016 – Bal Seal Engineering, Inc. has expanded its line of sealing products to include the spring-energized PTFE “C-ring” seal. This seal, which can be retrofit into grooves originally designed for elastomeric O-rings, offers improved performance and service life in hardware with large tolerance variations.

New Catalog Describes Benefits of Spring-Energized Seals for Reciprocating and Static/Face Applications

Foothill Ranch, Calif. – U.S.A. – April 26, 2016 – A new technical catalog published by Bal Seal Engineering, Inc. provides engineers and designers with detailed information about how spring-energized seals can be used to address reciprocating and static/face sealing challenges.

Bal Seal Adds High-Temperature Materials for Petrochemical Equipment

Foothill Ranch, Calif. – U.S.A. – June 29, 2016 – Bal Seal Engineering, Inc. has expanded its line of seal materials to include P78, a high-temperature, high-performance thermoplastic, and P240, a lubricated, fiber-reinforced version of P78. The company says the properties of the new materials make them ideal for use in the chemical processing and petrochemical industries and in applications requiring excellent wear resistance at extremely high temperatures. 

Stoffer to Head Global Sales and Marketing at Bal Seal Engineering, Inc.

Foothill Ranch, Calif. – U.S.A. – June 1, 2016 – Bal Seal Engineering, Inc., a leading designer and producer of custom sealing, connecting, conducting and EMI shielding components, has named Gary Stoffer as its new Vice President of Global Sales and Marketing.

KEMA Testing Validates Use of Spring Contact Element Performance in High-Current Applications

Foothill Ranch, CA – March 31, 2016 – Bal Seal Engineering, Inc., a leading producer of custom-engineered conducting solutions for equipment used in high-current applications, has subjected its Bal Spring™ canted coil springs to third-party testing to demonstrate how well the springs withstand KEMA’s rigorous short circuit current exposure and cycling. The results will enable the company to provide customers with verified performance data, including continuous, short-circuit and peak current ratings and electrical resistance per spring coil.

Mecredy Named to Manage Bal Seal’s Global Aerospace & Military/Defense Market

Foothill Ranch, CA – March 7, 2016  – Bal Seal Engineering, Inc., a leading designer and producer of custom sealing, connecting, conducting, and EMI/RFI shielding components, has named James Mecredy to the position of Global Market Manager for its aerospace and military/defense market.

New Guide Details Benefits of Canted Coil Spring–Based Contacts for Active Medical Implantables

Foothill Ranch, Calif. – U.S.A. – December 9, 2015 — An updated technical guide published by Bal Seal Engineering, Inc. provides designers of active implantables with a detailed look at how the company’s Bal Conn® electrical contact technology can ensure consistent, reliable connections in devices used to deliver neuromodulation and cardiac therapies.

Race-Tested Spring Improves Performance of Electric & Hybrid Vehicles

Foothill Ranch, Calif. – U.S.A. – October 22, 2015 — Designers of consumer electric and hybrid vehicles are taking a page from the racing playbook, and using Bal Spring™ canted coil springs to improve vehicle efficiency, performance, and reliability. 

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