Industry News Archive

The one-stop solution for abrasive environments

An abrasive operating environment is the norm in many industries. From mining and quarrying to cement and construction, many of our most essential industries are faced with abrasive operating environments. To keep these critical industries moving, it’s imperative that equipment is able to stand up to the...

The buzz around drones in the oil industry

A bee can travel over five miles and then remember its way home, despite possessing a brain the size of a pinhead. Scientists have been putting them in virtual reality simulators to help improve unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) or drone technology. While the honeybee currently has the...

Timken Recognised Among World’s Most Ethical Companies® for 11th Time

The Timken Company, a world leader in engineered bearings and power transmission products, has earned a spot among the World’s Most Ethical Companies® for the 11th time. Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, announced Timken and the rest...

New bearing solution leads to extra cake

After a series of bearing failures and repeated downtime, a leading manufacturer of baked goods contacted Acorn Industrial Services to request a site visit. Following a preliminary meeting, ACORN undertook a process line mapping exercise to assess where improvements could be made to increase the uptime of...

Multidimensions – The Friction Management People

Way back in 1995, Ravi Shah 22 at that time, came to Mumbai to set up a bearing business which would be an extension of the family business in Kolkata. He built a strategy to identify a bouquet of brands and products which customers needed in a...

Bearing Supplier Development and Quality Control during Purchasing

Bearing quality is a product of the heat-treated material, the microgeometry of the raceways, and details such as undercuts between the raceways and shoulders. Elgeti Engineering are hosting a seminar series where the topic is “Bearing Supplier Development and Quality Control during Purchasing”. They explain which characteristics...

Godiva are helping revolutionise the Split Bearing – bringing a 125-year-old design into the 21st century.

British made and assembled, Godiva Bearings can guarantee a high quality, highly efficient and long-lasting piece of equipment that will save you time and money through more efficient installations and simplified designs resulting in increased production. Why fix something that isn’t broken right? Wrong. The evolved design...

Mineral Circles Bearings Introduces Integrated Customer and Sales Support, Streamlines Customer Experience

Mineral Circles Bearings has officially introduced its customer support channel with the aim to streamline their customer’s journey with a simplified customer experience and a broader range of language support available. This solution aims to provide best-in-class monitored and real-time transactions to further service its growing client...

New Managing Director and Sales Director at NKE!

Bearing manufacturer NKE Austria GmbH has a new Managing Director: Matthias Ortner has been carrying out the duties of Deputy Managing Director in Steyr since October 2020. Following the departure of Managing Director Thomas Witzler the year before, Carlos Oehling, CEO of the Spanish parent company Fersa...

BMG’s durable scraper chains safely remove waste materials from beneath boilers and burners

BMG’s Power Transmission division supplies a wide range of Tsubaki conveyor chain that ensures efficient and trouble-free transport of slag granulates, ash or smelting residues from beneath boilers, burners and furnaces. According to BMG specialists, conveying dry or wet ash is one the most challenging applications a...