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Nicola Beer

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Siemens Mechanical Drives Unit to become Flender GmbH on October 1

Siemens Mechanical Drives Unit to become Flender GmbH on October 1 Transformation to a standalone company under the Siemens umbrella advancing on schedule Affiliation also visible in the name: Flender GmbH, a Siemens Company Important step in enhancing market lead Wholly-owned subsidiary of Siemens AG, headquartered in...

40 years of Godiva Bearings

Godiva Bearings celebrate their 40th birthday in 2017. BearingNet went along to see them and find out about the Godiva journey and what they have planned to mark the occasion… The company started way back in 1977 as Godiva Bearings in Coventry, which is where the name...

New Products from KUKKO

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Plain bearings – plain by name but not by nature Many specifiers fall into the trap of treating plain bearings as a commodity design element, opting for the same product time and time again, with no real regard to the application. Here Paul Mitchell, managing director for...

P.T. International Case Study

  Background: A large regional service provider maintains, retrofits, refurbishes, and distributes spare parts for street sweepers, highway maintenance vehicles and electrical service trucks. They purchase a variety of mounted bearings including a competing manufacturer’s two-bolt pillow block with concentric locking collar. The Challenge: Pricing was steadily...

Nomo becomes official partner for Nilos on the Swedish market

Nomo Kullager AB has entered into a co-operation agreement with Ziller GmbH & Co KG regarding sales, inventory management and technical support for Nilos rings on the Swedish market. Nilos rings are known worldwide as the simple and space saving sealing solution for ball and roller bearings....

Hayley Group Plc is appointed authorised distributor for NSK and RHP products

Hayley Group PLC, one of the UK’s fastest growing engineering inventory supplier, are pleased to announce we are now an Authorised Distributor for NSK, supplying both NSK and RHP branded bearings as part of its growth plans. The partnership will enable Hayley to offer the full range...

How bad is your Iphone 5 battery life?

Apple has now acknowledged that there are a number of IPhone 5s that were dispatched between September 2012 and January 2013 that may have defective batteries – Apple are offering new battery replacements for these phones.

Timken acquire Revolvo as part of their continued growth strategy

How do currency variations affect you?

Sterling has appreciated over the last 12 months by an average of 12% against the other dozen most actively-traded currencies. It has gained about 13% against the dollar and about 10% against the euro. Against emerging market currencies, the rise has been even more dramatic, with the...