REM Chemical and R?sler GmbH Sign Partnership Agreement

February 9, 2005—REM Chemicals Inc. and R?sler GmbH announced a global marketing partnership for chemically accelerated mass finishing processes, mass finishing equipment and ceramic media.

According to REM's press release, the two companies have entered into a 20-year agreement for marketing, manufacturing and distribution via 15 worldwide facilities. The partnership will offer a complete line of products and services for the REM process from a single standalone finishing machine to fully automated turnkey factory installations.

The REM process, or Isotropic Superfinish Process, uses chemicals, ceramic media and vibratory equipment to fill metal finishing needs in aerospace, automotive, medical, power generation and power tools applications.

R?sler GmbH designs and manufactures equipment and ceramic media.