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SKF Half-year report 2019

The half-year results were published on 17 July at 08:00 CEST. In conjunction with the release of the half-year report, a conference call was held. To listen to the conference call on the web, please click here The nine-month results 2019 will be published on 22 October,...

Swiss bearing manufacturer RKB upgrade their multiroll cage design.

RKB Group, based on the southern tip of Switzerland have been manufacturing bearings since 1936. Part of their ethos is continuing to improve the quality and performance of their products. In line with this ethos, the RKB Technical Team Unit has unveiled the newest upgrade comes in...

Schaeffler publishes Sustainability Report

Global automotive and industrial supplier Schaeffler has published its Sustainability Report for the 2018 financial year. The report, which is themed “Making progress visible”, provides a transparent and detailed overview of the company’s sustainability work in each of its four strategic fields of action: “Sustainable Management”, “Customers...

Substantial investment connects leading coupling distributor with Rexnord’s Falk range

Acorn Industrial Services Ltd has partnered with Rexnord to supply their Falk range of gear, grid and Wrapflex® jaw couplings. Considered a world leader in the manufacture of couplings, Rexnord produces a comprehensive range of premium quality, low maintenance Falk couplings, which provide a robust and durable...

6 FEATURES OF QUALITY HIGH TEMP MOUNTED BALL BEARINGS

High-Temperature Lubrication: A high temp bearing will still fail prematurely without the correct lubrication. Lube fill rates are typically 35 to 55%, but for low speed or frequent wash-downs, we recommend higher fill rates.* C4 Internal Clearance: C4 ensures there is more internal clearance to accommodate thermal growth of...

AESSEAL Smashes Sales Record

Manufacturer achieves three consecutive months of record-breaking sales results The Rotherham-based manufacturer, which sells to 104 countries around the world, recorded £17.6 million in sales of mechanical seals, support systems and reliability based product and service solutions during May 2019 – more than £800,000 over the target....

Nomo acquires JokiLaakeri

Nomo, part of Axel Johnson International, strengthens its position further on the Finnish market by acquiring the mechanical power transmission specialist JokiLaakeri. “The acquisition of JokiLaakeri is fully in line with our strategic objective to take the leading position as technical solution provider within the fields of bearings, power...

Volkswagen and NSK Cooperation Agreement on EPS

NSK Ltd. (NSK; Headquarters: Tokyo, Japan; President & CEO: Toshihiro Uchiyama) and Volkswagen AG (VW; Headquarters: Wolfsburg, Germany) have announced today a formal cooperation agreement between the two companies’ steering divisions with the aim to further increase the power of innovation in steering. Both companies have agreed...

SKF – Neverending Story

We are truly everywhere. And that’s never going to change. Because everything around us will keep turning, spinning, rotating. We are creating a world of reliable rotation so our crusade against friction and weight continues. That work will never be done. It’s a neverending story. This film...

Bearing solutions for the rail industry Schaeffler (UK) Ltd

SUTTON COLDFIELD, UK, June 06, 2019. In rail passenger vehicles and freight cars, door systems are complex sub-systems that are subject to high loads and stresses. Door components such as bearings, therefore, need to be reliable to ensure long maintenance intervals. Schaeffler offers a wide range of rotary...