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Race Transmissions renews ABB agreement to supply Dodge products

West Midlands-based Race Transmissions has extended its agreement with ABB to remain as an ABB Value Provider for a further two years. Race Transmissions has renewed its contract to remain as the sole accredited UK ABB Value Provider for ABB’s Dodgemechanical power transmission products. First awarded Value...

Adjusting internal activity focus due to the effects of COVID-19

RKB Bearing Industries Group is a Swiss manufacturing organisation that has been operating in the bearing industry since 1936. We spoke to Sales Director, Alessandro Russi We are proud to have over 80 years of active presence in the bearings industry and we are committed to developing...

“Throughout the pandemic, our company made all the necessary actions and provisions that needed to be taken”

BearingNet spoke to Özteknik Rulman’s Ahmet Azman, Mechanical Engineer and International Business Development Director, about how the COVID-19 pandemic affected the company, staff and customers. Ozteknik Rulman are a family run business which have been serving the bearing and power transmission industry since 1986. Their aim is to...

How moving facilities made it easier for everyone at PTI to maintain social distancing

PTI Europa A/S tell the industry about their experience during the pandemic and how they’ve managed to move into new facilities, hire more staff and improve their webshop. “We have been lucky during the pandemic as we only experienced a minimal financial loss and we were not...

‘‘After such an unfortunate year, we can say we have learned a lot about ourselves’’

We caught up with Grupo GAES to see how they were affected and subsequently reacted to the pandemic. Throughout 2020, unexpected consequences of the pandemic made companies all over the world, big and small, take a hard look at themselves and question what they really stand for....

KIS Antriebstechnik GmbH & Co. KG like many others, have had no choice but to adapt since the outbreak of the virus

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused businesses across the world in a range of industries to grind to a halt. We caught up with KIS who took it upon themselves to develop their company throughout the year.  Like many others, KIS have had no choice but to adapt...

Expand on the old, invest in the new: R&M Bearings versatility

R&M Bearings have been in the industry since 1983, which has seen them supply premium bearings and a comprehensive range of transmission products across the UK and beyond. We had a chat with Managing Director Steve Martin about how the last year has gone for R&M Bearings...

How NKE is coping with the coronavirus pandemic

We spoke to Matthias Ortner, Deputy General Manager at NKE Austria GmbH about staying flexible in the crisis while ensuring staff safety and fulfilling customer needs. Please tell us how the pandemic has affected your company, your staff and how you have adapted. As for other companies,...

Top tips for maintaining a secure supply of quality bearings

Here, Chris Johnson, Managing Director at specialist bearings supplier SMB Bearings, explains how best to ensure your supply chain delivers the bearings you need. SMB Bearings is the official UK distributor of EZO miniature, stainless steel and thin section bearings. It has become a cliché to say...

Being independent, reactive and adaptive meant that each business could implement all changes quickly and effectively

BearingNet caught up with Jamie March, Managing Director of IADA to see how they have reacted to the pandemic and to find out the biggest challenges faced. IADA (Independent Authorised Distributor Alliance) was formed in 1998, by a small group of authorised independent distributors of bearings and...