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NSK low torque bearings improve energy efficiency in MRO sector

NSK low torque bearings improve energy efficiency in MRO sector

NSK is known across the world for its class leading reliability and long bearing life, as well as its economic and environmental credentials. Within the global automotive sector, NSK has worked with the industry to produce low torque bearings which help to reduce power consumption and emissions. Now these advances in engineering design are being applied to general purpose, deep […]

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Georg Schaeffler makes Forbes billionaires list

Georg Schaeffler makes Forbes billionaires list

The Forbes billionaires list is just that; a list of the richest people on this planet, and Georg Schaeffler has made it to number 21 and is number 1 in Germany. Schaeffler Group (Schaeffler Gruppe) is one of the world’s largest producers of roller bearings and machine components. Although in the Forbes list it is said he made his billions […]

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Slewing rings bring shark to life

Slewing rings bring shark to life

You may or may not remember a film in 2011 called Shark Night 3D. It had an animatronic shark that went on the rampage killing college students in a lake. Ok so it wasn’t a blockbuster success, but Igus helped bring that shark to life, using their slewing rings. Of course all animatronic sharks are compared to Spielberg’s great white […]

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Factories Adding Robots at a Faster Pace

Factories Adding Robots at a Faster Pace

Factories in the U.S. and around the world are adding robots to their workforce at a faster pace. That pace is expected to pick up even more over the next decade. A study from the Boston Consulting Group estimates among the world’s 25-biggest export nations, robot use will grow by 10% a year at manufacturing and industrial companies through 2025. […]

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PTDA Foundation Vanguard Campaign Raises $188,000

PTDA Foundation Vanguard Campaign Raises $188,000

The power transmission/motion control industry is a “hidden” industry. While the power transmission/motion control products manufactured and distributed are essential to keeping industry moving, those who will be the next generation of employee are unaware of the industry and the incredibly rewarding careers it provides. The Industrial Careers Pathway® (ICP) initiative—founded and significantly funded by the PTDA Foundation—is taking major […]

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RUD Chain Implements RFID Tracking To Keep Heavy Lifting Safe

RUD Chain Implements RFID Tracking To Keep Heavy Lifting Safe

The market leader in terms of safe lifting, RUD-Ketten, now offers a simple system to identify, register and administer products in a contact-free, error-free and efficient way for nearly all work equipment, based upon RFID technology (Radio Frequency Identification). The RUD>ID<SYSTEM® is comprised of  RUD>ID<POINTs®, RUD-ID-EASY-CHECK® reading devices, and the web application RUD-ID-NET®. Essentially, RUD now has an entire system dedicated to inserting RFID tags into […]

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