Regarding (2), the Tinnerman patent, Oetiker says Jurid's June 6, 1966 letter to Rau indicates that Jurid was aware of the Tinnerman patent and its relevance, the patent having been cited in connection with Jurid's corresponding Swedish application. Jurid's failure to cite it to the PTO, says Oetiker, constituted fraud.
Friction Materials originally announced Jurid’s North American introduction at the 2008 AAPEX Show, and since then, has focused on ensuring that the proper list of part numbers is offered and access to data is easy for their customers to obtain.
With more than US $ 1 billion turnover Bendix - Jurid is a world leader in friction materials manufacture. Bendix brand range is covering more than 95 % of the needs of the vehicles on the road. The company produces 150 millions disc brake pads and 14 millions brake shoes a year. Bendix - Jurid products are manufactured at 4 European factories - Glinde ( Germany ), Conde ( France ), Barcelona and Alcala ( Spain ).
Jurid brake discs are designed and produced to meet the precision requirements of the original equipment heavy duty manufacturers. The use of only quality materials and modern technologies guarantees parallelism, constant friction coefficient, good resistance to wear and erosion and etc..