Industry News Archive

Are hydrogen trains the future of travel?

Trains powered by hydrogen could be a reality in the UK by the “early 2020s”, according to Transport Secretary Chris Grayling. They’re seen as a cleaner – but pricier – alternative to diesel trains, as the exhaust emission is pure water. The BBC’s Roger Harrabin reports from...

P.T. International Acquires IPTCI

Charlotte, NC October 26, 2018 – P.T. International (www.ptintl.com), a leading manufacturer of Industrial Bearing and Power Transmission components specializing in Metric and Imperial products based in Charlotte, NC, has completed an acquisition of IPTCI Bearings based in greater Minneapolis, MN. IPTCI (www.iptci.com) is a leading manufacturer...

Transforming the Transylvanian bearing industry – LECO

Associated with beautiful mountains, breathtaking castles and of course the legend of Dracula, the area of Transylvania is being given an industrial image overhaul, with LECO IMPEX at the forefront of industrial and agricultural maintenance in Romania. The story of LECO IMPEX, a company dedicated to products...

Fersa at Automechanika 2018 in Frankfurt

Zaragoza, Spain, October 2018. At this year’s Automechanika in Frankfurt, Spanish bearing manufacturer Fersa Bearings presented the potential of its new innovative product range and its latest wheel end applications. It also featured new products from its complete aftermarket service Fersa Care. Regarding its innovative product range,...

Spring couplings from TCP enable optimum weight distribution

Werdohl, Germany, October 2018. Torsion Control Products (TCP) has developed a customized coupling configuration for a tractor manufacturer. With their unique torsional characteristics, the spring couplings used are especially suited to modern diesel engines that produce lower emissions and more power in smaller packages at lower operating...

Schaeffler launches new dry and wet double clutch repair solutions for the Automotive Aftermarket

With its LuK RepSet 2CT, Schaeffler is not only the first, but until now the only company on the spare parts market to offer a repair solution for dry double clutches. Schaeffler has now extended this portfolio with new applications for Fiat, Renault and Smart models. Furthermore,...

Professionalism and high ethics help SKF gain prestigious sales body award

The APS has awarded SKF Industrial Sales its Investor in Sales award, recognising a commitment to ethics and professionalism within their salesforce. SKF Industrial Sales has recently been recognised by the Association of Professional Sales (APS), who presented them with their prestigious Investor in Sales award. This is...

MULTIDIMENSIONS : THE FRICTION MANAGEMENT PEOPLE

With economic liberalization in 1991, India embarked on a journey of opening its doors to globalization and market forces. The investment and trade regime that followed in next couple of years raised economic growth, increased consumer choice, and reduced hardship of the society significantly. In such conducive & dynamic environment, Multidimensions started...

IDC-USA Merges with AD

Wayne, PA – AD, the contractor and industrial products wholesale buying/marketing group, announced today the merger with IDC-USA, effective January 1st, 2019. This merger brings together the two largest independent Bearings & Power Transmission buying/marketing groups in the United States. IDC-USA adds 76 new members with 250...

Marchant Cain: The ultimate innovators

It is not a well-kept secret that innovation now needs to be integrated into entire operations, from design to manufacture to end user, but executing this is only managed by very few. This is Coventry-based company Marchant Cain’s entire existence, its “bread and butter”. Founded in 2006...