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Xerium Introduces New Generation Genesis XTi and Genesis APi Calender Roll Cover Technology

YOUNGSVILLE, NC, Dec 12, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Xerium Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:XRM), a leading global provider of industrial consumable products and services, recently launched a new generation of Genesis calender roll cover technology. Genesis XTi and Genesis APi are the latest additions to the industry-leading Genesis family of roll covers.

Xerium Introduces Hyperstar XLS Roll Cover Technology for Heavy Coat Weight Applications

YOUNGSVILLE, NC, Dec 10, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Xerium Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:XRM), a leading global provider of industrial consumable products and services, recently launched Hyperstar XLS roll cover technology. Hyperstar XLS is the latest addition to the industry leading Hyperstar XL family of roll covers.

Xerium Introduces ProSeam 3L Seam Felt Technology for Demanding Paper and Paperboard Machines

YOUNGSVILLE, NC, Dec 5, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Xerium Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:XRM), a leading global provider of industrial consumable products and services, recently launched ProSeam 3L felt technology for paper and paperboard machines. ProSeam 3L is engineered for those demanding positions where handling high water volume and critical sheet properties are primary objectives.

Xerium Introduces Huyperm ES and ProSeam ES Smooth Surface Felt Technology

YOUNGSVILLE, NC, Dec 5, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Xerium Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:XRM), a leading global provider of industrial consumable products and services, recently launched Huyperm ES and ProSeam ES felt technology which offer enhanced surface characteristics and reduced energy consumption for paper and paperboard machines. ES technology incorporates specially developed structures that are mechanically and thermally bonded forming a micro-fine felt surface delivering outstanding paper smoothness and improved drying efficiency for the most demanding press applications.

Xerium Introduces ProSeam CL Felt Technology for Cylinder Board Machines

YOUNGSVILLE, NC, Dec 4, 2014 (Globe Newswire) — Xerium Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:XRM), a leading global provider of industrial consumable products and services, recently launched ProSeam CL felt technology. ProSeam CL is specifically engineered to provide increased seam durability and felt life on demanding cylinder board machines. In addition, due to its unique base fabric structure, ProSeam CL is also designed to reduce installation time by speeding the on-machine seaming process required for new felts.

Xerium Introduces HuySpeed QS Tissue Felt Technology

YOUNGSVILLE, NC, Dec 2, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Xerium Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:XRM), a leading global provider of industrial consumable products and services, recently launched HuySpeed QS tissue felt technology. HuySpeed QS is designed specifically to reduce the start-up cycle on new felts and to provide more efficient overall production on high speed tissue machines.

Xerium Introduces EnduraStar Felt Technology For Fibre Cement Machines

YOUNGSVILLE, NC, Nov. 21, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Xerium Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:XRM), a leading global provider of industrial consumable products and services, recently launched its EnduraStar felt technology for application on fibre cement machines.

Xerium Introduces Adhesion Felt Technology For Fibre Cement Machines

YOUNGSVILLE, NC, Nov. 21, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Xerium Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:XRM), a leading global provider of industrial consumable products and services, recently launched Adhesion felt technology for all its fibre cement felts portfolio.

Xerium Introduces CemPress Polyurethane Roll Cover Technology For Fibre Cement Machines

YOUNGSVILLE, NC, Nov. 21, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Xerium Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:XRM), a leading global provider of industrial consumable products and services, recently launched CemPress polyurethane roll technology for drive roll applications on fibre cement machines.

Xerium Celebrates 500th SMART Technology Order

Xerium Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:XRM), a leading global provider of industrial consumable products and services, recently received its 500th order for its proprietary SMART® Technology system.

Xerium’s Recent Presentation at Imperial Capital Global Opportunities Conference Available on Investor Relations Website

Xerium’s Recent Presentation at Imperial Capital Global Opportunities Conference Available on Investor Relations Website.

Xerium to Participate at the International Inorganic-Bonded Fiber Composites Conference in Vietnam. September 16.

Xerium to Participate at the International Inorganic-Bonded Fiber Composites Conference (IIBCC) held in Da Nang, Vietnam Beginning September 15th through the 19th.

Xerium to Exhibit at the CINTE Techtextil Trade Fair in Shanghai, China September 24-26

Xerium will be exhibiting at the CINTE Techtextil Trade Fair in Shanghai, China September 24-26. The event

Please visit us at booth E6G18!

Xerium to Present at Imperial Capital Global Opportunities Conference September 18th in NYC

Xerium Technologies, Inc. will be presenting at the Imperial Capital Global Opportunities Conference in New York on Thursday September 18. Harold Bevis, President and CEO, Cliff Pietrafitta, Executive Vice President and CFO, and Dave Pretty, President of North America and Europe, will be the company's attendees and will be presenting at the conference.

Xerium’s Recent Presentation at Jefferies 2014 Global Industrials Conference Available On Investor Relations Website

Xerium recently presented at the Jefferies 2014 Global Industrials Conference in New York on Thursday, August 14, 2014. The presentation materials and an archived webcast of the presentation are available in the investor relations section of Xerium’s website at http://phx.corporate-ir.net/phoenix.zhtml?c=179598&p=irol-audioarchives.

Xerium Announces New Plant in Corlu, Turkey

Xerium Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:XRM), a leading global provider of industrial consumable products and services, announced a new rolls and mechanical services facility located in Çorlu, Turkey. The facility is under construction and the equipment is already on hand. It will be state-of-the art and is expected to be in production Q1 2015.

Xerium Launches FormFlexx EDC Forming Fabric

FormFlexx is specially designed for graphical and packaging grade grade machines where the ideal combination of drainage, retention, and fabric life are the principle objectives. Today’s demanding paper machines requires ingenious clothing technology to provide the highest performance and economic value right from the start. So building on the success of Formexx and Finetexx technology, Xerium engineers have now expanded the application scope for this exclusive EDC forming fabric concept with FormFlexx.

Xerium Launches QS Press Felt Technology

QS press felt technology is already delivering energy savings, faster speeds, and more efficient press operation for some of the most demanding machines in the world. See how Exxact QS and Axxelerator QS can help your machine!

New EnerVent Technology Reduces Energy Costs for Tissue Makers

EnerVent venting technology allows the tissue maker to increase post pressure roll consistency through grooved and drilled venting patterns in their Xtreme TS and other Stowe Woodward rubber pressure rolls, without significant loss of cover life. Results have shown potential for as much as 2 to 3 points in post pressure roll consistency improvement allowing substantial hood temperature reduction and speed increase. There is no longer a need to convert to polyurethane pressure roll covers, like Stowe Woodward Rebel, to run grooved pressure rolls for reduced drying costs.

Xerium Celebrates 2014 Earth Day with Tree Plantings at Global Sites

Xerium celebrates and supports the 44th Anniversary of Earth Day around the world. Each global location was asked to plant a small tree or shrub.

Xerium Breaks Ground on New State-of-the-Art Press Felt Plant in China

Xerium Technologies, Inc.(NYSE:XRM), a leading global provider of industrial consumable products and services, held a groundbreaking ceremony yesterday for its new state-of-the-art press felt manufacturing facility in Kunshan, Jiangsu Province, China.

The new plant will solidify the company's current and future capacity to address the growing Asian market for premium press felt product technology. With an initial investment of approximately $35 to $40 million, the facility will employ the industry's most advanced press felt manufacturing technology capable of supplying Xerium's leading press felt product portfolio, such as Impact, Flomaxx and Strata series. Once operational, the project is expected to generate about 100 new jobs. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/newsroom/prs/?pkgid=2367

Xerium Exhibiting at Major Industry Trade Shows in 2014

Xerium is excited to participate in several key trade shows around the world in 2014. Please make plans to stop by and see how our newest technology is helping our customers be more efficient with higher product quality!