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Precision Bearings Help Make Robotics a Reality

As is often the case, at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES) the spotlight remained on robot personal assistants. Inspired by the show, Chris Johnson, Managing Director of SMB Bearings, explains what design engineers, as well as end users specifying a robot, should know about thin section bearings. Visitors...

NTN-SNR Present on Cement Strategic Applications

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Air Drive For Spindle Assembly

 Drew Devitt describes some modifications to the Super Critical CO2 test core that included adding air drive for a spindle assembly. The spindle assembly has been modified by milling cups into the surface. These modifications allow and the spindle reaches a top speed of over 13,000...

Adoption of IIoT-based Smart Bearings Spurs Market

There is a clear and steady growth that is visible in the European bearings market. Factors stimulating growth include the adoption of sophisticated bearings with improved performance and demand for bearings with longer service life, higher efficiency, and lower maintenance requirements. On the other hand, higher adoption...

New CEO of SCHNEEBERGER Group

Stefan Hantke is taking over general management of the SCHNEEBERGER Group Since April 2018, Stefan Hantke (51) is taken over the position of CEO of SCHNEEBERGER Holding AG in Roggwil. In his new position, Hantke will be Chairman of the management team of Schneeberger Group and will...

NSK Releases Newly Updated Rolling Bearings Catalogue

Users of rolling bearings across Europe can now draw upon the newly updated version of a key industry resource – the revised and renewed Rolling Bearings catalogue from NSK. This essential 700+ page guide to rolling bearing technology is available as an online E-Book and in print....

Google just showed off its Assistant making a real phone call

An experimental technology called Duplex may change the way you talk to your Google Assistant. It sounds pretty ordinary, but it’s anything but. This could be the next evolution of the Assistant, Google’s rival to Amazon’s Alexa, Apple’s Siri and Microsoft’s Cortana. It sounds remarkable — maybe even eerily...

New sales director with international expertise at NKE Austria

NKE Austria GmbH has a new sales director: Joining the Austrian bearing manufacturer on 1 April 2018, Jesús Monforte, a qualified engineer and MBA, has extensive international experience in industrial product and market development. Before assuming his new role at NKE, Jesús Monforte was active at ABB...

Thin Section Bearings Operating on Mars – Nachi Europe GmbH

During Hannover Messe, IAMD show 2018 which took place from April 23 to April 27, Nachi Europe GmbH, located in Krefeld, showed its large range of high-grade roller bearings for applications in all industrial branches. The company focuses on top performance. The innovative roller bearings technology of...

A Complete Solution to Ensures Reliable Pump Operation

Schaeffler offers expandable complete solutions for Predictive Maintenance 4.0 with components, systems and digital services for the monitoring and lubrication of a wide range of machines. The Perlenbach water supply association also relies on solutions from Schaeffler when it comes to pumping maintenance. SCHWEINFURT/HANOVER, April 3, 2018. At the...