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Schaeffler wins prestigious 2021 Automotive News PACE Awards for E-Mobility

Thanks to its compact design, Schaeffler’s hybrid module can be used on different vehicle platforms. Automotive News honors the company’s P2 hybrid module and innovation partnership with its customer Ford Awards provide further confirmation of Schaeffler’s e-mobility strategy and innovative pioneering spirit Order intake in e-mobility as...

SKF in collaboration to speed up development of fossil-free bearing steel

SKF is supporting the development of fossil-free bearing steel through a collaboration with Luleå University of Technology’s CH2ESS initiative. As part of the collaboration, SKF will participate in and fund research within hydrogen use in industrial processes and energy systems, speeding up the development of fossil-free bearing...

The industry event designed exclusively for the bearing & power transmission world

Picture this… You’re in the heart of Dublin, in the BearingNet networking hall, talking business and drinking Guinness in the evenings with 300+ industry professionals from all stretches of the world. If the ‘luck of the Irish’ is on our side, we’ll be there in full spirits,...

Buying the Right Bearings for Your Equipment to Save Money

Choosing bearings should be done with care. Because knowing just how to find the right bearings for your equipment can save you money in the long run. There are various types of bearings all designed to carry transmission loads across mechanical components with little friction. Given the...

Changes to Executive Board of Schaeffler AG

Claus Bauer appointed Chief Financial Officer of Schaeffler AG Sascha Zaps appointed Regional CEO Europe The Supervisory Board of Schaeffler AG has appointed Claus Bauer (55) to the Board of Managing Directors of Schaeffler AG as Chief Financial Officer (CFO), responsible for Finance & Information Technology, effective September...

Why should you visit ACORN® at the PPMA Exhibition?

In the first exhibition for the company since 2019, ACORN will be exhibiting at the PPMA Exhibition, the leading UK event for processing and packaging machinery, robotics, and automation.   The ACORN team will be joining over 250 companies at the show taking place from 28th-31st September 2021 at the NEC in Birmingham. ACORN will showcase an...

AD eCommerce Summit spotlights increasingly digital-savvy independent distributor community

Wayne, Pa. – AD’s 5th annual eCommerce Summit, held Aug. 23-25 at the Gaylord National Resort in Fort Washington, Maryland, set a new benchmark for digital sophistication in AD’s independent distributor community. This year’s summit spoke to a new trend among its members: more companies ready to...

Two New Acquisitions from SKF

SKF strengthens analytics capability through acquisition Gothenburg, 31 August 2021: SKF has completed the acquisition of Rubico Consulting AB, an industrial consultancy firm with 10 employees based in Luleå, Sweden. Rubico Consulting AB specialises in visualisation and analysis of signal data. This expertise will be integrated into SKF’s offer around the rotating shaft, as well as powering new technology areas such as bearings with fiber-optic...

5 reasons to adopt a total cost of ownership approach in your business

When you’re specifying a component for your machinery, such as a new motor or belt, it can be tempting to make your decision based on purchase price alone. However, what you don’t see at this moment in time is how much that choice will cost you over...

How important is data to your business?

Most companies around the world now use data in one form or another to help with their analysis. Many of them use their own data to review performance, potential and problems. But in more recent times, companies have taken this one step further and now rely on...