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  • NSK Press Release

    One-third to One-Half the Lead Time of Conventional Ball Screws for Tailor-made Design Specifications Premium Lead Time Ball Screws NSK Ltd. (NSK; Headquarters: Tokyo, Japan; President and CEO: Toshihiro Uchiyama) today announced that it has developed Premium Lead Time ball screws in response to its customer’s new development and maintenance needs. The new product lineup of ball screws is made-to-order […]

    NSK Press Release
  • 5 Ways to Keep Bearings Cool

    Five ways to keep roller bearings cool Properly sized ball and roller bearings are well suited to heavy loads and high speeds. There’s little or no need to be concerned about temperature rises on bearings, at least not under “normal” operating conditions. But there are a host of different conditions that can raise the rolling elements’ temperature to the point […]

    5 Ways to Keep Bearings Cool
  • IBC Wins Honda 2016

    IBC Wins Honda 2016 Performance Excellence Award EAST GRANBY, CT — As one of North America’s recognized alliances of industrial, bearing & power transmission, electrical and subassembly distributors, IBC is proud to announce its selection as a Honda 2016 Performance Excellence Award winner. With this award, Honda recognizes suppliers for meeting or exceeding performance standards within their categories, including meeting quality, cost & delivery […]

    IBC Wins Honda 2016
  • Wheels of fortune turn for auto

    Wheels of fortune turn for auto, put NRB Bearings in pole position ET Intelligence Group: NRB Bearings, India’s leading bearing maker and a key supplier to auto companies, is likely to benefit from the resurgence in the two-wheeler and tractor business, and resumption of a key export order from Audi, a global luxury car company. The developments will bring back […]

    Wheels of fortune turn for auto
  • Minebea to boost aircraft parts

    Minebea to boost aircraft parts output in response to growing demand Aircraft parts. TOKYO — Japanese bearings maker Minebea will spend 10 billion yen over the next five years to step up production of aircraft parts at existing domestic and Thai facilities in response to rapidly growing demand for smaller planes. The company sees its aircraft parts sales growing 50% […]

    Minebea to boost aircraft parts
  • Amazon First Branded Cargo Jet

    Amazon.com on Friday planned to debut the first cargo plane to feature the e-commerce giant’s branding. The Boeing 767-300 — which was named Amazon One — will make its inaugural flight at the Boeing Seafair Air Show in the company’s native Seattle. The plane features part of the Amazon logo on the tail and is emblazoned with “Prime Air” on […]

    Amazon First Branded Cargo Jet
  • EU slaps anti-dumping duties

    EU slaps anti-dumping duties on Chinese, Russian steel   (BRUSSELS) – The European Union slapped anti-dumping duties on ‘cold rolled steel’ from China and Russia on Thursday, with the stipulation that they should remain in place for five years. The duties will, for the first time, also be levied retro-actively on imports registered during the two months that preceded the […]

    EU slaps anti-dumping duties
  • H1 Quincal Syn FG Grease

    LE’s New H1 Quincal Syn FG Grease Protects Food Processing Equipment in Severe Conditions Synthetic Lubricant Features Quinplex Additive and Calcium Sulfonate Complex Thickener WICHITA, Kan. (Sept. 30, 2015) – Lubrication Engineers, Inc. introduces its newest food grade lubricant, H1 Quincal™ Syn FG Grease (4070-4072), a high-performance synthetic grease for use in food manufacturing plants, especially for those applications where […]

    H1 Quincal Syn FG Grease
  • Designing with Hybrid Bearings

    Designing with Hybrid Bearings If extreme speeds, temperatures and lifetimes interest you, then you’re at the right place. Erick Sloan from Carter Manufacturing Limited writes a follow up to designing with ceramic bearings, as an Engineer’s guide to designing with hybrid bearings. We will discuss the advantages and disadvantages of hybrid bearings followed by some specialist dry film lubrications and […]

    Designing with Hybrid Bearings
  • Lubrication Engineers Department

    ANITIFRICTION BEARING MAINTENANCE AND LUBRICATION Proper lubrication of antifriction bearings is essential to their successful performance. Principles differ from the practices for plain or sleeve type bearings. These principles must be known and applied in order to properly maintain antifriction bearings. After completely understanding these principles, you should consider one point of importance. We quote from A Guide to Better […]

    Lubrication Engineers Department

Distributors News »

Designing with Hybrid Bearings

Designing with Hybrid Bearings

August 18, 2016 at 9:30 am

Designing with Hybrid Bearings If extreme speeds, temperatures and lifetimes interest you, then you’re at the right place. Erick Sloan from Carter Manufacturing Limited...

  • Happy Bearing
    Happy Bearing

      What you need to know about Fröhlich & Dörken GmbH and Happy Bearing… Our team has 4 employees...

    August 17, 2016 at 9:15 am
  • Distributors Commoditize  Solution
    Distributors Commoditize Solution

    “In the long run, everything is a toaster.”— Bruce Greenwald, Columbia University In this quote, Bruce uses...

    August 11, 2016 at 1:00 pm
  • SKF Q2 Sales & Profit
    SKF Q2 Sales & Profit

    Swedish bearings maker SKF reported its 2016 second quarter financial results on Thursday, highlighted by a continued...

    August 8, 2016 at 1:00 pm

Industry News »

Five new colleagues at ABF

Five new colleagues at ABF

August 23, 2016 at 10:30 am

  Five new colleagues at ABF (and we are still looking for more) Recently, five new colleagues have joined ABF! Eduard van Gurp and Christiaan Bosnjak joined the ABF...

  • EU slaps anti-dumping duties
    EU slaps anti-dumping duties

    EU slaps anti-dumping duties on Chinese, Russian steel   (BRUSSELS) – The European Union slapped anti-dumping...

    August 19, 2016 at 1:00 pm
  • H1 Quincal Syn FG Grease
    H1 Quincal Syn FG Grease

    LE’s New H1 Quincal Syn FG Grease Protects Food Processing Equipment in Severe Conditions Synthetic Lubricant...

    August 18, 2016 at 3:00 pm
  • Lubrication Engineers Department
    Lubrication Engineers Department

    ANITIFRICTION BEARING MAINTENANCE AND LUBRICATION Proper lubrication of antifriction bearings is essential to their...

    August 17, 2016 at 10:00 am

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EDCO Signs Up To Bearingnet International Directory

EDCO Signs Up To Bearingnet International Directory

June 15, 2016 at 10:00 am

EDCO Seal and Supply Limited joins network of 1,500 key distributors worldwide to grow reputation as leading UK MRO specialist! EDCO Seal and Supply Limited, supplier of market-leading...

A Collection of the Good Stuff »

The new robotic wave

The new robotic wave

August 25, 2016 at 12:30 pm

One Northamptonshire company is riding the new robotic wave   Robots are set to be one of the major growth areas in the next decade and one Northamptonshire company is...

  • Make any bike electric
    Make any bike electric

    Source: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qLAQTott5a4

    August 15, 2016 at 11:00 am
  • Office workers must exercise
    Office workers must exercise

    Office workers must exercise for one hour a day to combat the deadly risk of modern working lifestyles, a major...

    August 12, 2016 at 12:00 pm
  • The Digital Disruptions
    The Digital Disruptions

                    “Half of the money I spend on marketing is wasted,...

    August 12, 2016 at 10:29 am

Manufacturers News »

Timken acquires Lovejoy

Timken acquires Lovejoy

August 24, 2016 at 3:00 pm

Werdohl, Germany, July 2016. On 8 July 2016, The Timken Company, manufacturer of tapered roller bearings, announced its acquisition of Lovejoy, Inc. and its subsidiary, R+L...

  • SKF signs contract with CMPC
    SKF signs contract with CMPC

    SKF signs two-year bearings contract with CMPC SKF has boosted its presence in Latin America still further, with...

    August 22, 2016 at 3:00 pm
  • Holly Wastewater Treatment Plant
    Holly Wastewater Treatment Plant

    Completely eliminated premature bearing failures on electric motors  Consolidated grease inventory from five...

    August 19, 2016 at 10:00 am
  • Timken Sales Declines Grow In Q2
    Timken Sales Declines Grow In Q2

    North Canton, OH-based bearings and power transmission products provider Timken reported its 2016 Q2 fiscal performance...

    August 16, 2016 at 2:10 pm