Industry News Archive

RKB Europe was top-rated in Switzerland by accredited agency Dun & Bradstreet (D&B).

Following on from last year, once again, RKB Europe was top-rated in Switzerland by accredited agency Dun & Bradstreet (D&B). Dun & Bradstreet measure a company’s probability of failure, allowing clients to set cut-off’s for decisions based on their own credit policy and attitude to risk. “We...

We are pleased to announce the booking system for Berlin 2021 is now RE-OPEN!

Join us in Berlin next year for the BearingNet User Meeting! As you know the User Meeting was meant to take place in March 2020, then it was moved to August 2020 and now it’s May 2021!!! It has taken us some time to talk to all...

Resource guide for effective bearing maintenance with NTN SNR’s Induction Heater Tool

Checklist – NTN SNR Induction Heater’s Unique Selling Points Maintenance services have never been much easier and accurate with the right industrial tool at your disposal. NTN SNR has been long known for producing innovative solutions to easily address technical challenges our industry professionals encounter in their...

SKF Named a GM Supplier of the Year

June 30, 2020—SKF was named a GM Supplier of the Year by General Motors during a virtual ceremony honoring the recipients of the company’s 28th annual Supplier of the Year awards on Wednesday, June 24, 2020.  During the event, GM recognized 116 of its best suppliers from...

Bearings for conveyor belt rollers in adverse operating conditions

Steyr, Austria, July 2020. Roller bearings are some of the most important components of support and tensioning rollers in conveyor belts. To enable conveyor belt rollers to operate in extreme conditions such as transporting sand or rock for mining, NKE Austria GmbH has developed single-row deep groove...

Share a short video of your company with the industry!

We asked our members to send us videos to share with the industry, whether it’s a light-hearted video of how companies are currently operating or a corporate video introducing their company. We shared their videos across our social media platforms as well as mentioning them in our...

SKF Enlight ProCollect extends its capability to support lubrication management

Gothenburg, 11 June 2020: SKF has extended the capability of its Enlight ProCollect portable data collection system, enabling maintenance engineers to plan lubrication routes around a factory or process operation. Lubrication is vital to rotating equipment performance and needs to be carried out at regular intervals. This...

Torsion Control Products produces coupling design for one of the world’s largest haul trucks

Werdohl, Germany, April 2020. With their unique torsional characteristics, spring couplings from Torsion Control Products (TCP) are designed for diesel engines used in construction machines, agricultural vehicles, industrial equipment, marine powertrains and mining equipment. For one of the world’s largest mining vehicles, TCP created a coupling with...

Production of large bearings at NKE: Steyr plant reaches record utilised capacity in Q1

Steyr, Austria, April 2020. NKE Austria GmbH reports record capacity utilisation at its Steyr plant: more than 1000 large bearings were in production in the first quarter of 2020. Based in the Austrian city of Steyr, the bearing specialist follows a flexible production strategy, allowing it to produce...

New service ABF: Your own delivery note with your order

Sending your order directly to your customer, including your own delivery note? ABF, an international bearing and electric motor wholesaler from The Netherlands, now offers the option to add your own delivery note to your order in ABF online store (www.abf.store). “For years we’ve had the option...