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UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
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FORM 8-K
CURRENT REPORT
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported):
October 28, 2020
THE TIMKEN COMPANY
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

Commission file number: 1-1169
Ohio34-0577130
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation or organization)(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)
4500 Mount Pleasant Street NW
North CantonOhio 44720-5450
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)

234.262.3000
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)


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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934:
Title of each classTrading SymbolName of each exchange on which registered
Common Shares, without par valueTKRThe New York Stock Exchange
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
Emerging growth company
If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act.




Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.

The Timken Company (the “Company”) today announced that it has designated Philip D. Fracassa, current Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (principal financial officer), to also serve as the Company’s principal accounting officer in place of Shelly M. Chadwick, who notified the Company on October 28, 2020 that she will be leaving to pursue another career opportunity. Ms. Chadwick will remain with the Company until November 20, 2020.




SIGNATURES
        Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
THE TIMKEN COMPANY
By:/s/ Philip D. Fracassa
Philip D. Fracassa
Executive Vice President and and Chief Financial Officer
Date:
November 2, 2020