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rate and in which the half-life of forecasts is becoming increasingly shorter. As the Schaeffler Group, we must be competitive and work together to achieve our goals. We have worked hard to get to the top; and INA, FAG and LuK have grown together to form the Schaeffler Group. We are committed to succeeding, to ensuring sustainability in our actions and to being passionate about our company: “Together we move the world.” We further the competence of our employees and rely on targeted investments in research and development. We base our decisions on customers’ expectations. Our customers demand proximity in growing and newly developing markets. Technical and business expertise as well as the dedication of our excellent employees have always been a basis for our success, as have been our regional ties that have never lost sight of the global picture. Not only has our development been characterized
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by responsible management and consistent company development, we have also actively designed the connection between the company history and the corporate culture. We cultivate exceptional commitment, mutual trust and reliability, which has resulted in powerful and sustainable results. In the spirit of a “family business”, the shareholders and management of the Schaeffler Group see it as their task to continue to develop the company responsibly and successfully.
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The Schaeffler Group is managed as an integrated unit, across corporate and national boundaries. Group-wide functions and standardized processes ensure consistent, quick decisions. Sales agencies and companies in all markets guarantee customer proximity. A closely-linked network of manufacturing locations ensures customer proximity and high delivery reliability, for instance for “just-in-time” deliveries all over the world.
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As a reliable partner for our customers, we count on innovation, creativity and consistent customer focus as well as on top performance in all areas. In the process, we strive for balanced growth between the industrial, distribution and automotive sectors to achieve leading positions for all of our products in the important market regions worldwide. Target orientation, constructive teamwork and the continuous improvement of processes and products characterize the operations of the Schaeffler Group.
.Together we move the world . equipment and vehicles as well as in aviation and aerospace applications. We provide our customers with individual solutions to help them move the world. The Schaeffler Group develops and manufactures precision products for everything that moves – in machines. 3 . Schaeffler bearings ensure smooth and safe operation in London’s famous Ferris wheel. the “London Eye”. so you can move the world..
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machines and control systems in-house to achieve fast and flexible manufacturing processes. In all three divisions. helicopters and for aerospace applications worldwide. and aerospace sectors. Our manufacturing expertise and our know-how when it comes to mechatronics. With its three strong brands – INA. industrial. The group’s strong customer focus has been an essential part of its success. the Barden Corporation. Industrial Heavy industry Production machinery Power transmission and railway Consumer products Aerospace Aerospace Airplanes. FAG. expert partner for the supply of the entire drivetrain: for engines. Together we move the world. proximity to the customer on a global scale. the Schaeffler Group is a reliable. the highest possible quality in all processes and its ability to react quickly to customers’ special requirements. chassis. The Group’s success is based on great innovative force.The Schaeffler Group The Schaeffler Group is a leading manufacturer of rolling bearings and linear products worldwide as well as a renowned supplier to the automotive industry. generates more than 50 % of all sales.000 volumeproduced catalog products that cover applications in more than 60 industrial sectors – an exceptionally wide product range. transmissions and accessory drives in passenger cars and commercial vehicles. FAG is a leading manufacturer of high-precision bearings for the engines of airplanes. we provide support to our customers on their way into the future. The utilization of central group-wide functions has resulted in a large number of synergies. The Schaeffler Group’s largest customer. The Schaeffler Group’s industrial division currently supplies more than 40. reliable partner for industrial customers around the world. For nearly all manufacturers and major suppliers. The Schaeffler Group sees itself as a development and engineering partner for its customers and has developed technologies. helicopters Special applications Automotive Engine systems Transmissions systems Chassis systems Automotive aftermarket Main brands and divisions of the Schaeffler Group Automotive Industrial Aerospace 5 . Together with its subsidiary. the automotive industry. and LuK – the Schaeffler Group is active in the automotive. Small but powerful: our aviation and aerospace division. materials and lubricants have made us a sought-after.
When it comes to modern manufacturing methods such as cold forming through deep drawing. This particularly efficient method combines very high precision with the profitability of volume production. INA pushes the limits of what is technically feasible. 6 .
is just as important now as it was when the company was first established. INA develops and produces rolling bearings. INA has unmatched expertise in forming precision products. The starting point of INA’s successful development was the cage-guided needle roller bearing. At this point. transmissions and chassis and in its industrial division. great engineering and manufacturing expertise and a strong customer focus.000 new products are launched every year. that is. Important from the very beginning: close cooperation with customers to find solutions for their problems. This know-how allows efficient. INA has stood for creative application solutions. his development of the needle roller and cage assembly – a pioneering innovation – helped the needle roller bearing achieve an industrial breakthrough. INA brand products are used in the Schaeffler Group’s automotive division for applications in engines. In the industrial division. which means that 1. who founded the company with his brother Wilhelm in 1946. taking new paths to develop ideas and think beyond barriers. Thinking outside the box. 7 . plain bearings and linear guides for machine building and engine components for the automotive industry. the brand has stood for continuous development expertise. starting with the initial stages of system development. All over the world. New customized solutions are developed daily. demonstrated what it means to think outside the box as early as 1949. and consumer products drive INA’s and FAG’s joint business. four business units for production machinery. most recently in new R&D centers in Germany. INA has invested heavily in research and development. Since then. INA works closely with its customers as an engineering partner. power transmission and rail technology. Georg Schaeffler’s inventive spirit and his will to succeed have become a permanent part of INA’s corporate culture in more than 35 plants worldwide.Brand of the Schaeffler Group Creative Technology For decades. Dr. customized solutions at an excellent price/performance ratio. Asia and North America. heavy industry. Georg Schaeffler.
FAG's large bearings such as those used in the Millennium Wheel in London have diameters of more than four meters. High-performance materials increase the functional reliability and service life of our products. 8 .
Today. FAG has invested significant amounts in research and development. the automotive industry and in aviation and aerospace technology. maintenance and mounting of rolling bearings and complete systems. Friedrich Fischer designed a ball grinding machine in Schweinfurt. Automotive and Industrial. FAG has companies. FAG offers customers comprehensive support and services for the diagnosis. 9 . power transmission and rail technology.25 meters. Germany that. Quality testing under clean room conditions – consistency that begins with the development process and ends with final inspection. In 1883. This invention is regarded as the foundation for the entire rolling bearing industry. FAG has been part of the Schaeffler Group and has been active in all of the group’s divisions – Aerospace. for the first time. made it possible to produce absolutely round steel balls by grinding. subsidiaries and sales agencies in all major industrial countries.Brand of the Schaeffler Group Innovation in Motion The FAG brand also started with an ingenious idea. FAG ball bearings and roller bearings are manufactured as standard and special bearings in many designs and sizes with diameters ranging from 3 millimeters to 4. As a forward-looking company. This is one of the reasons why FAG has long been considered to be a pioneer in rolling bearing technology. F’IS complements the Schaeffler Group’s range of services by providing remote data collection and diagnosis for condition monitoring. Since 2001. Together with INA’s complementary product range. FAG is one of the leading brands for applications in machine building. heavy industry and consumer products. covering nearly all applications in production machinery. Modern simulation methods and testing facilities as well as special materials engineering laboratories ensure the continuous development and improvement of all product lines and confirm the innovative force of FAG. Together with INA. FAG has one of the widest product portfolios in the rolling bearing industry.
Examples include continuously variable CVT transmissions and dual-mass flywheels. 10 .Innovative LuK products reduce fuel consumption and make driving more comfortable and dynamic.
LuK can look back on the development of pioneering innovations: The dual-mass flywheel. This is why project teams are available to all LuK customers to ensure that specific requirements are met. the automation of manual transmissions and high-performance torque converters represent significant contributions to the vehicle of the future. Current innovations include the eco-friendly CO2 air conditioning compressor and the twin clutch. As a technological leader in many areas. LuK Aftermarket Service supplies distributors and repair shops with replacement parts. Constructive cooperation with customers is just as important. recycles used parts. LuK Aftermarket Service is responsible for the entire automotive aftermarket business of the Schaeffler Group. customer-oriented structures. LuK always relies on the latest development technologies. 11 .Brand of the Schaeffler Group Gearing up for Tomorrow LuK supplies systems and components for vehicle drivetrains to customers around the world. and offers comprehensive franchise services. LuK clutches are used in one in four cars worldwide today. In addition to its own products. While LuK is responsible for the OEM business. components for the CVT transmission for high torques. LuK has experienced highly dynamic growth. Almost all major automobile manufacturers benefit from the excellent system knowledge of LuK engineers. LuK develops and manufactures innovative products for the OEM business. When Georg and Wilhelm Schaeffler founded LuK in 1965. product development and technological leadership are the main factors of the company's success. innovation. With innovative products and lean. Here. which allows comfortable gearshifting without traction forces. Dedicated employees. chassis and brake systems. LuK is an important supplier of pumps for steering columns. In addition. their objective was to produce diaphragm spring clutches for the successor to the VW Beetle. the automotive aftermarket also sells brands made by other manufacturers.
reliable logistics and comprehensive services. Methods such as virtual simulation.Automotive Reduced Fuel Consumption. 12 . With INA. and chassis. FAG. transmissions. We use our “advance development and product innovation” process to work on requirements and solutions for the future. transmissions and chassis Our products represent a significant contribution to environmentally friendly mobility. we develop and manufacture forward-looking products and system solutions for engines. rapid prototyping for functional models and high-performance manufacturing technologies reduce development times and ensure the highest possible quality in volume production. More Driving Fun > Engine systems > Transmissions systems > Chassis systems > Automotive aftermarket Precision products for engines. the Schaeffler Group has integrated processes in all phases of product development – from development to manufacturing. As an engineering partner and supplier for almost all automobile manufacturers. Lower Emissions. Safety for high-volume production For the development of precision products. and LuK products as original replacement parts. distributors and end customers. the LuK aftermarket service is a high-performance partner for repair shops.
Engine Solutions In addition to classic valvetrain components. In addition to significant reductions in fuel consumption and the emission of pollutants. the engine components sector mainly develops and supplies innovative. variable valve train systems and systems for variable cam timers. Optimized belt and chain drives result in smooth operation and optimized noise levels while increasing service life. Switchable bucket tappet Hydraulic chain tensioner Increased precision and reliability of timing drive Variable cam timer Higher torque for all engine speeds makes driving more fun 14 Reduced consumption and fewer pollutants . they also allow increased dynamics and driving comfort.
Dual-mass flywheel Improved driving comfort due to vibration decoupling CVT transmission components Continuously variable shift system reduces fuel consumption and provides improved driving Sprag clutch Reduces vibrations in automatic transmissions and all-wheel drives or torque converters Internal gearshift system Improved gearshift comfort and gearshift feel as a result of optimized design and production 15 . Forward-looking developments include the ecofriendly CO2 compressor and parallel transmissions with twin clutches. The Schaeffler Group supplies comprehensive solutions for transmission bearing supports. Precision synchronizer components and optimized components for manual transmissions.Solutions for Transmissions and Drivetrains Innovative LuK classics include wear-compensating clutch systems and dual-mass flywheels as well as modules for automatic transmissions or continuously variable automatic transmissions. Examples include INA thrust and radial bearings or low-friction FAG tandem bearings for rear axle gears. increase gearshift comfort and reduce weight. such as internal gearshift units. as well as pumps for hydraulic applications.
The novel ball-type linear drives are used as actuators in steering gears and in electronic control suspensions (ECS). innovative bearing solutions in chassis applications. and chassis adjustments. FAG automotive wheel bearings contain mechatronics and sensor technology for antilocking brake systems (ABS). Universal joint Rod end Low or no maintenance even under extreme loads Wheel bearings in commercial vehicles Long service life. e. g. For use in brake systems. electronic power steering (EPS). for buses and trucks Wheel bearings for passenger cars (with ABS sensor) Integrated sensor for increased stability and safety 16 Precise force transmission with reduced running noise in steering column shafts and prop shafts . steering columns and suspension struts. require small installation spaces and offer additional integrated functions. INA bearings are easy to mount.Chassis Solutions INA and FAG products are state-of-the-art.
engines and transmissions. LuK Aftermarket Service supplies approximately 20.000 different articles – OEM replacement parts! Comprehensive services for automotive distributors and repair shops round out the product line. The range of products includes the three brands of the Schaeffler Group and covers applications in clutch systems and clutch release systems. and in bearings and chassis. Set of OEM-quality replacement parts including all necessary components for repair shops and distributors Aftermarket solutions for repair shops 17 .LuK Aftermarket Service LuK Aftermarket Service represents the Schaeffler Group worldwide in the automotive aftermarket.
X-life is an integrated concept that includes premium products and services that have an extremely long service life – a characteristic that is a decisive factor for equipment availability. and direct drives made by the Schaeffler Group. linear guides. they increase equipment availability. Four sectors provide more than 40. 18 . for instance.Industrial Bearing Solutions for Numerous Applications > Heavy industry > Production machinery > Power transmission and railway > Consumer products Customers from about 60 different industrial sectors rely on rolling and plain bearings. X-life is the joint INA and FAG mark of quality which consolidates the strengths of both world-class brands in a unique quality dimension. Reliable in operation.000 catalog products and countless customerspecific solutions for a wide range of applications and requirements. reduce weight and offer more compact system designs.
e. e. conveying technology. g.Heavy Industry The Heavy Industry sector provides support to direct customers and sales partners worldwide in the mining. e. g. the relevant product lines and F’IS (FAG Industrial Service) as a service provider help their partners find solutions for what are usually “heavy duty” bearing support problems. all the way to remote diagnosis. application engineering. International sales. g. for continuous casting machines 20 Very high load capacity with reduced friction. high precision and load capacity. Thrust cylindrical roller bearing Rolling mill back-up roller High rigidity. for rolling mills Radial spherical roller bearing E1 Compensation of shaft deflection and misalignment. and many more. in paper machines Four-row cylindrical roller bearing Reduced design space and very high load capacity. for extruders . e. even at high speeds. paper production. g. hydraulics and compressor industries.
direct drives and linear guides as well as high-precision bearing units for machining spindles. Bearings for ball screw supports Rigid. clearance-free bearing supports for very high speeds in machining centers Roller monorail system High-precision linear guidance system for high-quality machine tools Spindle bearing Low-noise. low-vibration hybrid bearings with ceramic balls for very high precision and high speeds 21 .Production Machinery The Production Machinery sector complements the INA and FAG product range in an ideal way. Products include rotary table bearings. These products contribute to reliable and durable solutions with high precision and excellent service. bearings for ball screw supports.
rail vehicles or rolling mills 22 Maintenance free at very high loads. Applications include bridges. streetcars or subways. locks and buildings . e. Products made by INA and FAG provide increased comfort and safety for rail vehicles. e. in construction machinery. g. slewing rings and mast guide rollers for power transmission and for conveying technology.Power Transmission / Railway The Power Transmission and Railway sector ensures maximum operational safety and low operating costs. Spherical plain bearing Cylindrical roller bearing with disc cage Very high loads at high speeds. as well as in construction machines and wind turbines and buildings and structures. g. be it passenger transportation or freight transport. g. trucks. tapered roller bearings and deep groove ball bearings. Products include cylindrical roller bearings. highspeed trains. e. in trains Axle box bearing unit Wide range of applications. for wind turbine gearboxes Axle box bearing unit with sensor Integrated monitoring of operating conditions ensures operational safety. This sector also offers innovative solutions in spherical roller bearings.
g. drawn cup roller clutches. g. e. power tools. Expert user support gives end customers a longer service life and improved end-product safety. g. The Consumer Products sector supplies customers with deep groove ball bearings.Consumer Products Rolling bearings ensure smooth operation in household appliances. e. for optical devices ZAXFM angular contact thrust needle roller bearing Compact. for bearings in power tools Thin section bearing Space-saving. Drawn cup needle roller bearing Very small design space and attractive price/performance ratio. motorcycles and in medical equipment. high-precision bearing. sports equipment. lifetime lubrication 23 . for operating room lighting systems Sealed deep groove ball bearing Sealed precision ball bearing for electric motors. linear bearings and needle roller bearings. high-precision bearing with high tilting moment and very high precision. e.
the U.S. resulting in increased performance. helicopters. Our expertise is in demand all over the world We manufacture high-precision bearing supports for the engines of airplanes. and high acceleration forces.Aerospace Above and Beyond – With Extreme Efficiency and Reliability > Aerospace > Airplanes. safety and reliability and reduced system costs. space shuttle. we provide our customers with diagnostics and bearing reconditioning to help them lower life cycle costs while maintaining a high level of system reliability. weightlessness. These parts also withstand extremely low or high temperatures. In addition. to name just a few products. 24 . and the European launch vehicle Ariane. helicopters > Special applications Extreme reliability under extreme conditions – our rolling bearing systems with integrated adjacent components are used in airplanes and spacecraft construction.
rotor supports and rotor blade pitch adjustment 26 High-precision cylindrical roller bearings and three-point bearings suitable for very high temperatures and speeds. Various jet engine bearing designs Helicopter bearing High-precision. used in drive turbines. gearboxes. FAG is a development partner and supplier for leading manufacturers of helicopters worldwide. These bearings help ensure that commercial airplanes are one of the safest means of transportation. FAG Aerospace also took part in the development of the bearings and other precision components used in the engine of the new wide-body A380 Airbus. Aerospace The Schaeffler Group’s FAG and Barden brands stand for the development and manufacture of special bearings for aviation and aerospace applications. Applications include airplane engines . In addition.Airplanes. Nearly all modern airplanes use FAG’s bearing technology. long-life special bearing. Helicopters.
Applications of these highly reliable bearings include nuclear and medical technology. reliability and efficiency of our aerospace bearings. for CAT scanners 27 . such as low-noise thin section bearing systems for CAT scanners. the Schaeffler Group supplies high-precision bearings under the FAG brand. e.Special Applications International space travel consortia rely on the quality. Areospace bearing High-precision angular contact ball bearings for extremely low temperatures. Schaeffler Group products used in the space shuttle and the European launch vehicle Ariane have proven to be reliable in space. Applications include liquid hydrogen and liquid oxygen for turbopumps Thin section bearing Extremely low-noise and smooth running precision bearing. On the ground. even under extreme conditions. g.
Development expertise around the globe: more than 3.500 engineers use their know-how for the realization of new products and technology. Their strength is innovation by thinking outside the box. 28 .
and aviation and aerospace industries to develop new. The Schaeffler Group pays special attention to the creativity of its employees. we award our annual FAG Innovation Award for scientific papers on “Product Innovation”. machine building.000 patents and patent applications. Its idea management system is known to be one of the most efficient in Germany. In addition to being capable of “thinking outside the box”. Close contact with universities and technical colleges ensures that products and services are state of the art. taking unusual paths and looking at things from another point of view – these are the prerequisites for the realization of extraordinary ideas. the engineers of the Schaeffler Group combine material know-how and new design and manufacturing expertise with innovative solutions. “Enhanced Manufacturing”. An important prerequisite for the Schaeffler Group’s development expertise is the intensive dialog among its employees.000 product innovations are added every year. Creative engineering and solutions that are often unconventional characterize the engineers of the Schaeffler Group. About 500 patents and 1.000 euros. and “Market Strategy”. We are proud of the results – the Schaeffler Group owns the rights to more than 12. The Schaeffler Group’s innovative force is based on employees’ regular discussions of their personal knowledge and experiences. Highly qualified engineers cooperate closely with customers from the automotive.Success factors of the Schaeffler Group Innovation and Thinking Outside the Box 3. 29 . Creative ideas are complemented by state-of-the-art manufacturing technologies in all areas of production. forward-looking solutions. This award is worth 25. Questioning existing solutions.500 employees work on new products and technologies in the Schaeffler Group’s 30 research and development centers all over the world. To promote talent.
Excellent quality according to international standards in all areas – from design to manufacturing. our quality objective is “zero defects”. 30 .
X-life. Here. Awards by all of the major automobile manufacturers and automotive suppliers as well as QA certificates based on top international standards such as ISO/TS 16949 and ISO 9001 are only a few of the many commendations that the companies of the Schaeffler Group have received. metal-cutting and assembly. This is an important prerequisite for establishing a trustful relationship with customers. The quality awareness of every single employee contributes to the high quality standard of our products. We base our efforts on very high international quality standards. consolidates the strengths of both brands in a unique quality dimension. Our sophisticated monitoring systems for all manufacturing processes prevent defects from occurring. State-of-the-art manufacturing technology for precision products represents a significant contribution to “zero-defect manufacturing”. FAG and LuK are among the industry’s leading manufacturers in cold forming technology. A focus on quality in all areas has always been an integral part of the corporate culture of INA. forging. Our focus on quality is an integral part of the Schaeffler Group’s corporate culture and is embraced in our day-to-day operations at INA. A consistent and strong quality management system throughout all phases from design to manufacturing ensures the highest product safety possible.Success factors of the Schaeffler Group Consistent Quality in Manufacturing and Processes The Schaeffler Group is committed to achieving its quality objective of “zero defects” in all areas. INA’s and FAG’s mark of quality. Numerous awards have shown that the Schaeffler Group has been successful with this policy and has met its customers’ high quality requirements. Audits in all departments ensure that our high quality standards are checked and monitored on a regular basis. suppliers and employees. FAG and LuK. FAG and LuK. Our success speaks for itself as INA. quality monitoring is integrated in the manufacturing process as a closed control loop. 31 .
Binding management principles are the basis for commitment.The Schaeffler Group’s corporate culture is characterized by optimism. drive and the will to succeed. 32 . reliability and a trustful work environment.
Success factors of the Schaeffler Group Promoting and Challenging Employees The most important potential of a company is its employees. Among the Schaeffler Group’s companies. 33 . is a forum for managers. The Schaeffler Group provides support to employees from the very beginning of their careers. Pupils. the Schaeffler Group offers a great deal of opportunities for professional careers. low employee turnover and a high level of employee identification with the company. practical study programs are offered at universities of cooperative education. combining targeted further education with the exchange of knowledge and the development of personal networks. The ASINA program (Ausbildung und Studium bei INA – Education and Training at INA) combines apprenticeships. work towards a degree from a technical college and part-time work. The Schaeffler Group’s personnel policy focuses on promoting and challenging its employees. Through targeted further education. Management-LIFE. This family company combines a long-term strategic focus with modern management methods and attractive jobs. At INA. the Schaeffler Group occupies a leading position in the German industry. With regard to apprenticeships. Personnel development is characterized by continuing education and training. for instance.300 apprentices receive a thorough education in one of more than 20 technical or commercial professions. FAG and LuK. “A company is only as good as its employees” is a principle consistently embraced by the Schaeffler Group. there are great opportunities for further professional development and exciting careers. all of this contributes to a good corporate climate. pre.and postgraduate students also have numerous opportunities for practical training and scientific work. In addition. about 1. Together with numerous social benefits.300 apprentices receive strong support early on in more than 20 technical or commercial professions. Roughly 1.
for example. through reduced friction and longer machine service life or through the reduction of fuel consumption and pollutants in vehicles.The Schaeffler Group‘s products provide a lasting contribution to environmental protection. 34 .
Success factors of the Schaeffler Group Sustainable Management In addition to long-term orientation and sustainability. The plants of the Schaeffler Group have been certified to ISO 14001 at every location worldwide. and governments all over the world have proven the Schaeffler Group’s dedication to environmental protection. They contribute to lowering the fuel consumption and emission values of vehicles and enable alternative forms of energy production such as wind energy. in line with the very strict German standards. These requirements apply for both employees and suppliers. Finished products also help reduce environmental pollution and protect resources in the long term. all processes are inspected for their environmental relevance according to legal and internal specifications. economic and labor-law standards. 35 . Its worldwide environmental certification at all locations. In production. organizations. Numerous awards from customers. All manufacturing processes comply with strict legal and internal environmental specifications. even outside of Europe. Environmental protection is also practiced due to the conviction that this represents a significant contribution to the company’s success and continued existence. A worldwide. The Schaeffler Group’s environmental principles that apply uniformly to all of its companies serve as the basis for successful environmental management. The company meets high social. effective environmental protection management is one of the Schaeffler Group’s corporate objectives. This allows risks and environmental effects to be minimized. have placed the Schaeffler Group in a leading position worldwide with regard to environmental protection. The Schaeffler Group has made a commitment to comply with a comprehensive Code of Conduct that is valid woldwide. have also been validated according to the even stricter EMAS (Eco-Management and Audit Scheme) program. uniform environmental protection policy forms the basis of efficient environmental management in the Schaeffler Group. All employees are expected to comply with environmental protection laws and to implement defined programs. Many locations.
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