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  • When the Going Gets Tough, the Tough Get UCP300 Series Pillow Blocks

    When the Going Gets Tough, the Tough Get UCP300 Series Pillow Blocks PTI’s P300 Series Pillow Blocks come in 20 different housing sizes with shaft sizes ranging from 25mm to 140mm or 1″ to 4″. Assembled complete units (housing + bearing) make up the heavy duty UCP 300 Series. The housings are Cast Iron and the bearings are set screw […]

    When the Going Gets Tough, the Tough Get UCP300 Series Pillow Blocks
  • KT Kingtiger Bearings Sleeves

    KT Kingtiger Bearings Sleeves Send us query Why are we different? Ask us now and increase your bearing life. Bearings Sleeves deserve respect. KT Adapter sleeves, Withdrawal sleeves, KM locknuts, MB lock washers. In today world industry is more reliant on bearings than ever before. Machine builders are putting increasingly higher demands on bearing manufacturers – requiring bearings that are […]

    KT Kingtiger Bearings Sleeves
  • The 14 Most Controversial Things Ever Found on Google Maps

    The 14 Most Controversial Things Ever Found on Google Maps Google Maps is probably the most useful tool for searching for geographical information. However, during your exploration of the virtual globe, you can come across bizarre things you never thought were possible. If you have a rich imagination and the mind of a detective this can become the best entertainment for you. We at Bright Side rounded up the 14 most controversial things […]

    The 14 Most Controversial Things Ever Found on Google Maps
  • Nidec adds two more European companies to its portfolio

    Nidec adds two more European companies to its portfolio Nidec, the acquisitive Japanese motor-maker which now owns Control Techniques and Leroy-Somer, has added two more European businesses to its portfolio: the German compressor manufacturer, Secop, which it has bought for €185m in cash; and the Italian pump and motor producer, LGB Elettropompe. Secop – which was known as Danfoss Compressors until […]

    Nidec adds two more European companies to its portfolio
  • Motion Industries announce agreement to acquire Numatic Engineering

    Motion Industries announce agreement to acquire Numatic Engineering Motion Industries, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Genuine Parts Company, announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Numatic Engineering. Execution of the transaction will occur on August 1, 2017. Founded in 1955, Numatic Engineering has over sixty years of experience selling and supporting automation components. Their […]

    Motion Industries announce agreement to acquire Numatic Engineering
  • Schaeffler Confirms Preliminary Results for the First Half of 2017

    Schaeffler Confirms Preliminary Results for the First Half of 2017 2017-08-08 | Herzogenaurach Schaeffler Group revenue increased by 3.8 percent at constant currency in the first half of 2017; EBIT margin before special items at 11.1 percent Weak performance of the Automotive division impacts earnings in the second quarter, Industrial margin stabilized Net income stable at EUR 485 million Free […]

    Schaeffler Confirms Preliminary Results for the First Half of 2017
  • Siemens Mechanical Drives Unit to become Flender GmbH on October 1

    Siemens Mechanical Drives Unit to become Flender GmbH on October 1 Transformation to a standalone company under the Siemens umbrella advancing on schedule Affiliation also visible in the name: Flender GmbH, a Siemens Company Important step in enhancing market lead Wholly-owned subsidiary of Siemens AG, headquartered in Bocholt  Starting October 1, 2017, the Siemens Mechanical Drives unit (MD) will be […]

    Siemens Mechanical Drives Unit to become Flender GmbH on October 1
  • China just built a 250-acre solar farm shaped like a giant panda

    An unbelievably cute solar plant just started delivering power to the grid in Datong, China. Most solar farms align their solar arrays in rows and columns to form a grid. A new solar power plant in Datong, China, however, decided to have a little fun with its design. China Merchants New Energy Group, one of the country’s largest clean energy operators, built a 248-acre […]

    China just built a 250-acre solar farm shaped like a giant panda
  • ‘Britain’s oldest supermarket worker’ to finally retire aged 95  

    ‘Britain’s oldest supermarket worker’ to finally retire aged 95 Sainsbury’s employee believed to be the oldest supermarket worker in Britain is set to finally retire next month- at the age of 95. While some people can’t wait to retire, dedicated Reg Buttress decided to keep on working for another 30 years at a supermarket in Cwmbran, South Wales. He once […]

    ‘Britain’s oldest supermarket worker’ to finally retire aged 95  
  • Bearing maker NSK claims to make world’s top fidget spinner

    Bearing maker NSK claims to make world’s top fidget spinner FUJISAWA, KANAGAWA PREF. – A major bearing maker in Kanagawa Prefecture claims to have developed a fidget spinner that whirls longer than any on the market — 12 minutes and counting. Most fidget spinners, the must-have toy for 2017, can only spin on their own for a few minutes at most. […]

    Bearing maker NSK claims to make world’s top fidget spinner

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Global Aerospace Bearings Market Investment to Reach $ 11.19 Billion

Global Aerospace Bearings Market Investment to Reach $ 11.19 Billion

August 4, 2017 at 3:00 pm

Global Aerospace Bearings Market Investment to Reach $ 11.19 Billion by 2022 “Driven by Increase in Aircraft Deliveries” The aerospace bearings market was valued at...

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Siemens Mechanical Drives Unit to become Flender GmbH on October 1

Siemens Mechanical Drives Unit to become Flender GmbH on October 1

August 14, 2017 at 3:00 pm

Siemens Mechanical Drives Unit to become Flender GmbH on October 1 Transformation to a standalone company under the Siemens umbrella advancing on schedule Affiliation also...

Industry News »

SKF Maintenance Knowledge: Principle of induction heating

SKF Maintenance Knowledge: Principle of induction heating

August 3, 2017 at 10:00 am

SKF Maintenance Knowledge: Principle of induction heating An induction heater can be compared to a transformer using the principle of a primary coil with a large number of...

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BearingNet Washington User Meeting – 1 month to go!

BearingNet Washington User Meeting – 1 month to go!

August 9, 2017 at 8:46 am

BearingNet are coming to Washington! Our next U.S. User Meeting will be taking place in the Nation’s Capital. Home to many of the country’s most beloved national...

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China just built a 250-acre solar farm shaped like a giant panda

China just built a 250-acre solar farm shaped like a giant panda

August 14, 2017 at 10:00 am

An unbelievably cute solar plant just started delivering power to the grid in Datong, China. Most solar farms align their solar arrays in rows and columns to form a grid. A...

Tech and Gadgets »

Rehabilitation physician Henk van de Meent (left) with Johan Baggerman.
Credit: Image courtesy of Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre

Controlled prosthetic arm

May 8, 2017 at 3:00 pm

Controlled prosthetic arm Clinicians based at Radboud University in the Netherlands have successfully attached a click-on robotic arm which uses Bluetooth to allow patients...

  • Happy 10th birthday iPhone
    Happy 10th birthday iPhone

    Happy 10th birthday iPhone – the device that defined mobile computing Imagine a world without mobile touchscreen...

    January 12, 2017 at 3:00 pm
  • The Nokia 6 –  first smartphone since 2014
    The Nokia 6 – first smartphone since 2014

    The Nokia 6 will be the brand’s first smartphone since 2014 The first Nokia smartphone launched since 2014...

    January 12, 2017 at 3:00 pm
  • Yahoo cyberattack
    Yahoo cyberattack

    Bosses say it was a different attack to one in 2014 that was revealed in September and involved 500 million accounts. Bosses...

    December 22, 2016 at 3:00 pm