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igus introduces RW370

igus introduces RW370

igus introduces RW370 bearing material for railway fire protection   In industries where special safety requirements are implemented, special component materials must be used. To comply with the EN regulation 45545, the European fire protection standard for railway vehicles, igus has developed and released their self-lubricating bearing material, iglide RW370. In addition to meeting these new industry standards, is also […]

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PTI Welcomes New Staff Additions

PTI Welcomes New Staff Additions

PTI Welcomes Our Newest Staff Additions – George Dib and Marlene Brenning With 25 years of industry experience in sales and marketing, George is supporting our sales efforts in the Carolinas, Eastern Seaboard, as well as Mississippi and Tennessee.   George said, “I am excited to join PTI.  With 6 engineers on staff here in Charlotte, nearly 300 years of combined […]

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SKF, Chalmers University&Ericsson

SKF, Chalmers University&Ericsson

Academic collaborations for industry 4.0 development A joint project between SKF, Chalmers University and Ericsson will help to lay the practical foundations for ‘Industry 4.0’, while proving the importance of industry-academic collaboration. To outsiders, the collaboration between industry and academia appears straightforward and one-dimensional: the company has a problem and pays the university for its expertise in solving it. In […]

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20 years NKE Austria

20 years NKE Austria

  20 years NKE Austria   Steyr, Austria, October 2016. Bearing manufacturer NKE Austria GmbH is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year. Based in the Austrian city of Steyr, the company was founded in 1996 by Heimo Ebner and Harald Zerobin, both previously leading employees of former bearing manufacturer Steyr Wälzlager. NKE produces standard and special bearings for all industrial […]

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GGB-SHB™ Case Hardened Steel Bearing

GGB-SHB™ Case Hardened Steel Bearing

GGB-SHB™ Case Hardened Steel Bearings   CHARACTERISTICS For lubricated applications With plain or grooved sliding layer Suitable for grease lubrication Low rotation speed with high specific pressure AVAILABILITY Bearing forms available in standard dimensions Plain cylindrical bushes Bearing forms made to order: bearings with various lubrication grooves, non-standard parts   Source: GGB-SHB™ Case Hardened Steel Bearing for Lubricated Applications | […]

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7 Lessons for Small Businesses

7 Lessons for Small Businesses

7 Lessons Small Businesses Can Learn From Tech Startups Starting a small business in the United States has never been easier and, in fact, small businesses make up the backbone of the American economy. 9 out of every 10 employees works for one of the 28 million small businesses across the country. Each month, half-million new businesses enter the market, […]

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