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  • igus motion plastics

    igus presents lubrication-free components for the food industry For decades, igus GmbH has been providing the food industry with lubricant-free and cost-effective high-performance plastics for moving applications. These include a wide range of components that are FDA/EU certified and thus ideally suited for use in this industry, such as the tribo-tape made of iglidur A160 or the detectable xiros M180 […]

    igus motion plastics
  • Aetna Bearing Company

    Aetna Bearing Company Enters a Strategic Partnership with Elgeti Engineering FRANKLIN PARK, Ill.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Aetna Bearing Company, headquartered in Franklin Park, Illinois, entered a strategic partnership with Elgeti Engineering GmbH to be their dedicated bearing and system testing solution provider. Aetna Bearing, founded in 1916, looks to continue advancing their Engineering and Support capabilities to meet the needs of a […]

    Aetna Bearing Company
  • PTSOS-Seals – BearingNet branch out into other PT parts

    BearingNet branch out into other PT parts “We believe that the BearingNet business model has worked so well for bearing distributors that it will work with a similar effect for most other popular PT products. And the first trial will be with seals. The reason we chose seals is because this PT type is the second largest quantity of product listed on BearingNet.” 2017 […]

    PTSOS-Seals – BearingNet branch out into other PT parts
  • More Linear Motion options at PICARD

    More Linear Motion options at PICARD Power your Linear Motion business with another strong brand now available at PICARD: Simply configure and order required guideways and carriages in the PICARD onlineshop: shop.picard.de Use the PICARD LOGISTICS Standard for your Linear Motion orders:                                     […]

    More Linear Motion options at PICARD
  • KETTENTECHNIK ROEDER GmbH

    Chain Breaker Device EZ Breaker   EZ BREAKER is a compact, easy to use tool for cutting roller chain. This simple rugged piece of equipment is designed for use in the shop or industrial environment. EZ BREAKER will cut roller chain sizes from 06B up to 16B with a simple pull of the handle. No more grinding of pin heads! […]

    KETTENTECHNIK ROEDER GmbH
  • 20 safest airlines in the world

    These are the 20 safest airlines in the world Despite some recent tragedies, air travel is still one of the safest forms of transportation around. In fact, according to Australian consumer-aviation website AirlineRatings.com, 2016 was the second safest year in the history of commercial aviation, after 2013. AirlineRatings.com recently released a list of the 20 safest airlines selected from a pool […]

    20 safest airlines in the world
  • Nova/TCB USA Expands Capabilities

    Nova/TCB USA Expands Bearing Manufacturing Capabilities Nova/TCB USA Inc., expanded its manufacturing ability over the last year with the installation of screw machines and Swiss turning machines. Additionally, several new lines of automated CNC grinders and turning machines were installed to replace the older more manual operations. Nova can now take care of many products in-house that may have been […]

    Nova/TCB USA Expands Capabilities
  • PTDA Revises Distributor Membership Criteria

    Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) Revises Distributor Membership Criteria for a More Inclusive PTDA Chicago, Ill.—January 12, 2017—The Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) has revised its Distributor Membership criteria to be more inclusive and ensure the Association is fully representative of distributors in the power transmission/motion control industry.   In support of PTDA’s core purpose to advance the power transmission/motion […]

    PTDA Revises Distributor Membership Criteria
  • Schaeffler acquires Compact Dynamics

    Schaeffler acquires Compact Dynamics Schaeffler expands expertise in electric mobility Schaeffler acquires electric motor manufacturer Compact Dynamics GmbH (Seller: SEMIKRON International GmbH) Schaeffler and SEMIKRON complete cooperation agreement in the field of power electronics Schaeffler increases expertise for the expansion of electric mobility HERZOGENAURACH/NUREMBERG, January 03, 2016. The automotive and industrial supplier Schaeffler has today concluded a purchase contract with […]

    Schaeffler acquires Compact Dynamics
  • BMW committed to a new plant

    BMW ‘absolutely committed’ to a new Mexican plant BMW has told the BBC that it is “absolutely” committed to a new plant in Mexico despite Donald Trump’s hostility to imported cars. The president-elect has threatened to impose a “border” tax on firms that make cars in Mexico for the US market. BMW is spending $1bn on a plant in Mexico, […]

    BMW committed to a new plant

Distributors News »

PTDA Revises Distributor Membership Criteria

PTDA Revises Distributor Membership Criteria

January 16, 2017 at 3:00 pm

Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) Revises Distributor Membership Criteria for a More Inclusive PTDA Chicago, Ill.—January 12, 2017—The Power Transmission...

  • Albeco offering KUKKO tools
    Albeco offering KUKKO tools

    We are happy to announce that we started cooperation with KUKKO – a great German tools manufacturer. 2 and...

    January 5, 2017 at 11:31 am
  • 40 years of Godiva Bearings
    40 years of Godiva Bearings

    Godiva Bearings celebrate their 40th birthday in 2017. BearingNet went along to see them and find out about the...

    January 4, 2017 at 2:12 pm
  • Ashley Power raise money for school
    Ashley Power raise money for school

    It’s always said that Christmas is the time of giving. But it turns out that Ashley Power’s customers are...

    January 4, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Industry News »

Nova/TCB USA Expands Capabilities

Nova/TCB USA Expands Capabilities

January 17, 2017 at 10:00 am

Nova/TCB USA Expands Bearing Manufacturing Capabilities Nova/TCB USA Inc., expanded its manufacturing ability over the last year with the installation of screw machines and...

Manufacturers News »

Schaeffler acquires Compact Dynamics

Schaeffler acquires Compact Dynamics

January 16, 2017 at 10:00 am

Schaeffler acquires Compact Dynamics Schaeffler expands expertise in electric mobility Schaeffler acquires electric motor manufacturer Compact Dynamics GmbH (Seller: SEMIKRON...

  • Polymer Plated Bearings
    Polymer Plated Bearings

    Polymer Replaces Plating in New Heavy-Duty Diesel Engine Bearings German automotive supplier MAHLE Engine Components...

    January 10, 2017 at 3:00 pm
  • Cone Drive – rebranding project
    Cone Drive – rebranding project

    Cone Drive launches new website as part of global rebranding project   Precision motion control technology...

    January 9, 2017 at 10:00 am
  • Schaeffler sells unit in Magdeburg
    Schaeffler sells unit in Magdeburg

    Schaeffler sells cylinder head manufacturing unit in Magdeburg Schaeffler to sell its cylinder head manufacturing...

    January 6, 2017 at 3:00 pm

BearingNet News »

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...

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BMW committed to a new plant

BMW committed to a new plant

January 13, 2017 at 3:00 pm

BMW ‘absolutely committed’ to a new Mexican plant BMW has told the BBC that it is “absolutely” committed to a new plant in Mexico despite Donald Trump’s...

Tech and Gadgets »

Happy 10th birthday iPhone

Happy 10th birthday iPhone

January 12, 2017 at 3:00 pm

Happy 10th birthday iPhone – the device that defined mobile computing Imagine a world without mobile touchscreen devices, where the App Store wasn’t a thing and we...

  • 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
  • Amazon’s Prime Air drone
    Amazon’s Prime Air drone

    A video shows the craft taking off from a warehouse and making a 13-minute flight to deliver the package in a garden. Online...

    December 21, 2016 at 3:00 pm