Lee Pearson, Author at BearingNet News

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Dyson to create new research

Dyson to create new research

Dyson to create new research and development hub in Wiltshire Billionaire inventor Sir James Dyson has announced plans for a new multimillion-pound research and development centre in a move to expand his company’s footprint tenfold in the UK. Vacuum and electronics giant Dyson is to begin work on a second technology campus on a 517-acre former Ministry of Defence (MoD) […]

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Strongest, Lightest Material on Earth

Strongest, Lightest Material on Earth

Scientists Invent the Strongest, Lightest Material on Earth, and It’s 10x Stronger Than Steel Researchers at MIT have created a spongy new super-material, which is one of the strongest lightweight materials known to man. This amazing material is lighter than the flimsiest plastic yet stronger than steel. Graphene in its two-dimensional (2D) form is thought to be the strongest of […]

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US Freight Railroads to Spend $22 Bln

US Freight Railroads to Spend $22 Bln

US Freight Railroads to Spend $22 Billion on Infrastructure in 2017 U.S. freight railroads are projected to spend an estimated $22 billion to maintain and upgrade the nation’s private rail network in 2017, according to the rail industry’s trade group, the Association of American Railroads (AAR). “This year’s private network spending—a combination of capital expenditures and maintenance—is part of a […]

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20 safest airlines in the world

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 […]

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International 2017 manus award

International 2017 manus award

International 2017 manus award open for entries   Entries are now open for the 2017 manus award, which celebrates the most innovative and exciting polymer plain bearing applications from around the world. Motion plastics specialist igus will announce the winners in a high-profile ceremony at next year’s Hannover Fair with the first prize of 5000 euros. Taking place every other […]

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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 3-arm external and internal extractors, separators, ball bearing removal and fitting accessories made by KUKKO mean the highest quality and endurance all over the world. Kukko for almost 100 years has been producing extractor tools for users in trade and industry. […]

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