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Timken Acquires Standard Machine, Expanding Its Industrial Services Offering in Canada

Timken Acquires Standard Machine, Expanding Its Industrial Services Offering 
in Canada 
CANTON, Ohio, May 13, 2013 /CNW/ - The Timken Company (NYSE: TKR; 
www.timken.com) today announced the continued expansion of its industrial 
services capabilities with the acquisition of the Standard Machine business 
based in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. 
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Standard Machine provides new gearboxes, gearbox service and repair, open 
gearing, large fabrication, machining and field technical services to 
end?users in Canada and the western United States.  The company, which employs 
125 people, serves a wide variety of industrial sectors including mining, oil 
and gas, pulp and paper.  In 2012, Standard Machine reported sales of 
approximately $31 million. 
"The acquisition of Standard Machine further advances our strategy to expand 
our industrial services capabilities," said Carl D. Rapp, vice president of 
industrial services for Timken. "As a respected power transmission company in 
Canada, Standard Machine provides Timken with a great location and robust 
gear-making and machining skills, which differentiates them in key target 
market sectors." 
Rapp added, "Standard Machine's location near energy and mineral resources, 
coupled with their strong technical team and service culture, provide an 
excellent platform to drive long-term growth in our business." 
The addition of Standard Machine expands the company's gearbox and bearing 
repair services into Canada.  Greg Porter, president and CEO of Standard 
Machine, will lead the business in Canada on behalf of the industrial services 
group within The Timken Company's Process Industries segment. 
Earlier this year, Timken acquired the assets of Wazee Companies, LLC, 
headquartered in Denver, Colo., and Smith Services, Inc., based in Princeton, 
W.Va., as part of the company's plan to expand its industrial services 
capabilities. 
About Standard Machine 
Hamilton Gear Ltd. (dba Standard Machine) (www.standardmachine.ca), based in 
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, serves end users in Canada and the western 
United States, offering gearbox service and repair, open gearing, large 
fabrication, machining and field technical services. Originally founded in 
1967, the business now operates from a 110,000 square foot facility in 
Saskatoon and employs 125 people. 
About The Timken Company 
The Timken Company (NYSE: TKR; www.timken.com), a global industrial technology 
leader, applies its deep knowledge of materials, friction management and power 
transmission to improve the reliability and efficiency of industrial machinery 
and equipment all around the world.  The company engineers, manufactures and 
markets mechanical components and high-performance steel.  Timken(®) 
bearings, engineered steel bars and tubes—as well as transmissions, 
gearboxes, chain, related products and services—support diversified markets 
worldwide.  With sales of $5.0 billion in 2012 and approximately 20,000 people 
operating from 30 countries, Timken makes the world more productive and keeps 
industry in motion. 

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|Media Contact: Dan Minnich                                                                         |Investor Contact: 
Steve Tschiegg                                                                         |
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|1835 Dueber Avenue, S.W.                                                                           |1835 Dueber 
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|Canton, OH 44706-0927 U.S.A.                                                                       |Canton, OH 44706-0927 U.S.A.                                                                             |
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|Telephone: (330)471-7760                                                                           |Telephone: 
(330)471-7446                                                                                 |
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