Timken Names William I. Wilson Field Service/Sales Engineer for Aerospace

CANTON, Ohio: Nov. 6, 2013 — The Timken Company (NYSE: TKR; www.timken.com) today announced the appointment of William I. Wilson as field service/sales engineer for the Timken aerospace maintenance, repair and overhaul business.

Wilson joins Timken with more than 20 years of experience in aerospace technical and customer service support. He has served as a field service representative and manager of fleet specialist and engine programs, and has held management positions with several aerospace repair organizations.  He holds an airframe and power plant (A&P) license as well as an Aircraft Mechanics Diploma. 

Wilson is a native of Toronto, Canada, and will continue to reside in the Dallas, Texas, area.

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.