Industry News Archive

Chief Technology Officer Prof. Dr.-Ing. Peter Gutzmer to retire – Schaeffler Group

At its meeting on October 1, 2019, the Supervisory Board of Schaeffler AG bade farewell to Chief Technology Officer and Deputy CEO Prof. Dr.-Ing. Peter Gutzmer (65), who is retiring after 18 years of service with the company. “Professor Gutzmer is a man of considerable innovative capacity...

PTI Europa SA makes use of their new warehouse space

“It has begun! The first pallet racks are set up in our new warehouse in Tønder, with a total of approximately 4000 pallet spaces in just this building – with a lot more to come. This week we have started to move our inventory from Højer to Tønder.” said Heidi Freiberg...

EPTDA donates €17,000 to a local Tenerife charity on its Annual Convention

Brussels, 2 October 2019 – EPTDA and its members jointly donated a sum of €17,000 for its annual charity to Pequeño Valiente (“the Little Brave One”), during their Grand Finale Dinner. EPTDA would like to recognize and extend a special thanks to the following members, who each made a very...

Timken Acquires BEKA Lubrication in Germany

The Timken Company has reached an agreement to acquire BEKA Lubrication (BEKA), a leading global supplier of automatic lubrication systems, for approximately $165 million. The company serves a diverse range of industrial sectors including wind, food and beverage, rail, on- and off-highway and other process industries. BEKA...

New from Ruland: Quick clamping shaft collars with clamping lever

Marlborough, Massachusetts, USA, September 2019. Ruland now supplies quick clamping shaft collars with clamping levers. These adjustable levers mate a Ruland metric and international series inch shaft collar to a specially designed clamping lever, creating a shaft collar that requires no tools to install, remove, or reposition....

Timken Introduces Carlisle Super Arc Belt

Timken Belts announces the introduction of their new Carlisle Super Arc belt specifically designed for live/powered roller conveyor drives commonly used in warehouse or product loading and shipping industries. Super Arc belts are engineered to resist the extreme stress and wear experienced with friction driven rollers. “We...

BearingNet will be attending EPTDA 2019!

BearingNet are proud associate members of the EPTDA and are looking forward to attending the Annual convention 25-27 September We will be available to answer any questions for new companies whilst helping existing members gain full potential from their membership. If you are attending, please come and say hello!...

Carter Bearings welcomed as key Member of pivotal pan-European industry Association

Based in Abingdon, Oxfordshire, European precision bearing manufacturer and supplier Carter Bearings has been welcomed as a valuable new member by the influential European Power Transmission Distributors Association (EPTDA). With its Headquarters in Brussels, the EPTDA has been a focal point of the European power transmission industry...

RKB Europe shows its strength with top business health indicator.

RKB Europe shows its strength with top business health indicator.  When dealing with a manufacturer, it’s always great to know that you’re dealing with a company that has a stable, financially healthy business model. This is the case for RKB Europe – the top bearing manufacturer in...

ALBECO’s 30th anniversary

Thirty years have passed in the blink of an eye. Did you know that? 1. The name ALBECO was created out of the first two letters of the company’ founders’ names in 1989. Respectively AL – from Alicja, BE – from Berłowski and CO – from Konopek....