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  • Counterfeit bearings

    Counterfeit bearings worth Sh200,000 nabbed in Eldoret   The Anti-Counterfeit Agency (ACA) officers on Tuesday seized counterfeit SKF branded bearings worth Sh200, 000 in Eldoret town. ACA inspectors who were accompanied by plainclothes police officers raided Allied and Industrial Solutions shop and arrested two suspects in a major crackdown of the SKF counterfeits that have flooded Kenya’s automobile market. The […]

    Counterfeit bearings
  • DuPont and Longxi

    DuPont and Longxi Achieve a Breakthrough in Self-lubricating Spherical Bearings for Aircraft   GENEVA (PRWEB) November 30, 2016 DuPont and Fujian Longxi Bearing (Group) Corporation Limited (?LS”) have teamed up to achieve a breakthrough in the use of self-lubricating spherical bearings in aircraft design which will improve performance and reduce the cost for aerospace companies. The collaboration brings spherical bearing […]

    DuPont and Longxi
  • Food Grade Bearings

    Food Grade Bearings NSK now offers the world’s first lubricant grease for bearings derived from 100% food grade ingredients Typical applications range from food machinery such as shakers, fillers, centrifugal separators, bottling machines and conveyors, through to pharmaceutical, cosmetics and medical process devices, including pumps. Importantly, the environmentally friendly grease conforms to the highest international standards for safety regarding products that may come into […]

    Food Grade Bearings
  • HPMB Fiber&Composite Bearings

      HPMB Fiber Reinforced Composite Bearings Source: HPMB Fiber Reinforced Composite Bearings

  • Ovako launches Steel Navigator

    Ovako launches Steel Navigator – finds the best steel for customers Ovako launched Steel Navigator, a digital platform that allows customers to search for and identify the best steel for their applications. The investment in Steel Navigator is part of Ovako’s global digitalization strategy and underscores the group’s objective to provide its customers with the best service in the industry. […]

    Ovako launches Steel Navigator
  • Dana & Brevini Group

    Dana to Purchase Power-Transmission, Fluid Power Businesses of Brevini Group Under terms of the agreement, Dana plans to initially purchase an 80 percent share in the Brevini businesses, with an option to purchase the remaining 20 percent by 2020. Dana has valued 100 percent of the Brevini businesses at €325 million, including the assumption of approximately €100 million of net […]

    Dana & Brevini Group
  • PTI – Case study

      Background: Franklin Miller is a manufacturer of agricultural and wastewater equipment. They created a new machine designed to reduce agglomerates for one of their customers that produce crop fertiliser. The Challenge: Due to limited available space in the application, the OEM’s design incorporated five parallel shafts requiring SAF222 housings positioned so close together that the feet couldn’t fit properly […]

    PTI – Case study
  • Acton A/S & Sturdi Sealing Tech

    Acton A/S has recently been selected by Taiwan-based Sturdi Sealing Tech as the exclusive Danish and Swedish distributor of its Sturdi shaft repair sleeves, a kit for repairing worn shafts. Each kit includes a thin, stainless steel sleeve and a basic installation tool.   Sturdi shaft repair sleeves provide a protective seal running surface and reduce the need for complex […]

    Acton A/S  &  Sturdi Sealing Tech
  • How does shelf life affect bearings?

    How does shelf life affect bearings and their lubricants? It goes without saying that all bearings and lubricants should be stored in a protected area that is relatively vibration and dirt free and not subjected to temperature extremes or excessive humidity. Some Basic Rules of Good Housekeeping: All Bearing Types Store bearings flat, in a vibration-free, dry area with a […]

    How does shelf life affect bearings?
  • Shrader Tire & Oil Acquires Keneco Lubricant Division

    Shrader Tire & Oil Acquires Keneco Lubricant Division Shrader Tire & Oil Co. Buys Keneco Dist. Lubricant Division TOLEDO, OHIO – November 14, 2016. Shrader Tire & Oil Company has acquired the lubricant business from Keneco Distributors of Findlay, Ohio. Keneco was a successful, 35-year family business owned by Mary Beilharz-Miller and her late husband, Brad. Shrader Tire & Oil […]

    Shrader Tire & Oil Acquires Keneco Lubricant Division

Distributors News »

Acton A/S  &  Sturdi Sealing Tech

Acton A/S & Sturdi Sealing Tech

November 28, 2016 at 3:00 pm

Acton A/S has recently been selected by Taiwan-based Sturdi Sealing Tech as the exclusive Danish and Swedish distributor of its Sturdi shaft repair sleeves, a kit for repairing...

Industry News »

PTDA Foundation

PTDA Foundation

November 30, 2016 at 3:00 pm

PTDA foundation sets fundraising record to build awareness of industrial distribution careers   Recruiting, retaining, motivating and training employees continues to...

  • Vesconite bearings
    Vesconite bearings

    Windmills run better with Vesconite bearings   An aeration windmill manufacturer in the US has found that...

    November 30, 2016 at 10:00 am
  • High-performance Simmerrings seals
    High-performance Simmerrings seals

    High-performance Simmerrings seals increase industrial gearbox reliability   According to a comprehensive...

    November 28, 2016 at 10:00 am
  • How does shelf life affect bearings?
    How does shelf life affect bearings?

    How does shelf life affect bearings and their lubricants? It goes without saying that all bearings and lubricants...

    November 25, 2016 at 10:00 am

Manufacturers News »

PTI – Case study

PTI – Case study

November 29, 2016 at 9:30 am

  Background: Franklin Miller is a manufacturer of agricultural and wastewater equipment. They created a new machine designed to reduce agglomerates for one of their...

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BearingNet User Meeting Madrid

BearingNet User Meeting Madrid

September 15, 2016 at 10:00 am

BearingNet announces the Next European User Meeting! The next European User Meeting will be taking place at the NH Eurobuilding hotel in Madrid, Spain on the 8-10 June 2017. We...

A Collection of the Good Stuff »

Japan October exports fall 10.3%

Japan October exports fall 10.3%

November 29, 2016 at 3:00 pm

Japan October exports fall 10.3%, more than expected, as strong yen drags   TOKYO (REUTERS) – Japan’s exports fell in October for a 13th consecutive month...

  • LTN Offers New Mercury-Free Slip Ring
    LTN Offers New Mercury-Free Slip Ring

    LTN Offers New Mercury-Free Slip Ring LTN introduces a new slip ring for packaging machines that does not contain...

    November 25, 2016 at 3:00 pm
  • EDF Acquires Otter Tail Power Company
    EDF Acquires Otter Tail Power Company

    EDF Renewable Energy Signs Agreement with Otter Tail Power Company   EDF Renewable Energy and Otter Tail...

    November 24, 2016 at 3:00 pm
  • Craft Dakar
    Craft Dakar

    CRAFT Bearings – the new main partner of Antanas Juknevičius’ Dakar team The Lithuanian team of Antanas Juknevičius...

    November 23, 2016 at 10:00 am

Tech and Gadgets »

Apple MacBook vs. Microsoft Surface

Apple MacBook vs. Microsoft Surface

November 7, 2016 at 3:00 pm

Apple is stalling for time with its new MacBooks — and Microsoft knows it With its new Surface Studio desktop PC, unveiled last week, Microsoft did something unimaginable:...

  • Kodak Ektra phone hands-on review
    Kodak Ektra phone hands-on review

    Hands-on with Kodak’s £449 Ektra – the camera maker’s first phone Kodak’s camera set to rival...

    October 27, 2016 at 4:00 pm
  • Wirelessly powered drone
    Wirelessly powered drone

    Wirelessly powered drone enables indefinite flight time   A drone capable of being powered by wireless induction,...

    October 24, 2016 at 3:00 pm
  • PSVR Review Round-Up
    PSVR Review Round-Up

    PSVR Review Round-Up: A Comfortable Headset Plagued With Stuttering Issues   The embargo has lifted and reviews...

    October 20, 2016 at 3:00 pm