Industry News Archive

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....

SKF Half-year report 2019

The half-year results were published on 17 July at 08:00 CEST. In conjunction with the release of the half-year report, a conference call was held. To listen to the conference call on the web, please click here The nine-month results 2019 will be published on 22 October,...

Our newest member on the Manufacturers’ Advertising Platform – NKE Austria GmbH

Joining the Manufacturers’ Advertising platform this week is rolling bearing manufacturer NKE Austria Gmbh.  Founded in Austria in 1996, they now operate in over 60 countries worldwide and have acquired 240 trading partners. They currently produce a range of standard and special bearings as well as applications...

Swiss bearing manufacturer RKB upgrade their multiroll cage design.

RKB Group, based on the southern tip of Switzerland have been manufacturing bearings since 1936. Part of their ethos is continuing to improve the quality and performance of their products. In line with this ethos, the RKB Technical Team Unit has unveiled the newest upgrade comes in...

Motion Industries Names New Vice President of West Group

Motion Industries, Inc., a leading distributor of maintenance, repair, and operation replacement parts and a wholly owned subsidiary of Genuine Parts Company, has named Jeremy Barton to vice president of the company’s West Group – effective August 1, 2019. Barton will lead Motion’s West Group operations with...

Schaeffler publishes Sustainability Report

Global automotive and industrial supplier Schaeffler has published its Sustainability Report for the 2018 financial year. The report, which is themed “Making progress visible”, provides a transparent and detailed overview of the company’s sustainability work in each of its four strategic fields of action: “Sustainable Management”, “Customers...

Substantial investment connects leading coupling distributor with Rexnord’s Falk range

Acorn Industrial Services Ltd has partnered with Rexnord to supply their Falk range of gear, grid and Wrapflex® jaw couplings. Considered a world leader in the manufacture of couplings, Rexnord produces a comprehensive range of premium quality, low maintenance Falk couplings, which provide a robust and durable...

25 years for NORD Czech Republic

A quarter of a century ago, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS founded its subsidiary in the Czech Republic. Now, the company is one of the biggest suppliers of drive technology in the Eastern European country. Bargteheide , 2019-07-08 Every year, 12,500 drive systems leave the main factory in the capital...