YOUNGSVILLE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 14, 2018-- Xerium Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: XRM), a leading global provider of industrial consumable products and services, recently celebrated sale of the 1,000th TransForm forming fabric.

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Xerium’s unique TransForm portfolio of high-performance forming fabrics continues to deliver broad success on some of the most demanding paperboard and packaging production lines in the world.

“Our new TransForm technology has rapidly built a strong track record for tangible operational and financial benefits for our customers,” said Bill Butterfield, EVP and CTO of Xerium. “We are truly delighted to celebrate the 1,000th fabric milestone in this rapidly growing platform. TransForm is now the preferred technology on some of the world’s most demanding machines and we are excited to see new performance reports coming in from all over the world. Customers are reporting reduced energy consumption, improved fiber retention, better drainage, improved end-product quality, and longer running lifetime.”

The TransForm portfolio delivers best-in-class forming fabric performance for all grades of paperboard and packaging machines including: linerboard, corrugating, food board, coated board, boxboard, and more.

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Xerium Technologies, Inc. (XRM) is a leading global provider of industrial consumable products and services. Xerium, which operates around the world under a variety of brand names, utilizes a broad portfolio of patented and proprietary technologies to provide customers with tailored solutions and products integral to production, all designed to optimize performance and reduce operational costs. With 28 manufacturing facilities in 13 countries around the world, Xerium has approximately 2,850 employees.