Industry News Archive

Rolling bearings from NKE for motors and generators

Steyr, Austria, May 2019. Bearing manufacturer NKE Austria GmbH offers a wide range of rolling bearings for electrical machines. Particularly designed for motors and generators, the bearings are noted for their low running noise, efficient seals, high load ratings and long service life. NKE presents these bearings...

MCB celebrates its 35th anniversary as it returns to Automechanika Johannesburg

Dubai, May 9, 2019- On its 35th year anniversary in the aftermarket industry, Mineral Circles Bearings (MCB) takes centre stage at Automechanika’s hall 5, stand 5F01A from the 18th until the 21st of September 2019 at the Expo Center Nasrec, Johannesburg, South Africa. In preparation for the next decade, MCB transitions...

ACORN becomes UK stockist for Timken Type E Tapered Roller Bearing Housed Units

Acorn Industrial Services Ltd has increased its range of Timken products by investing in a large stockholding of Timken Type E tapered roller bearing housed units. The new range will enable customers to slash their downtime by receiving and fitting the units to their machinery the same...

ABF is moving up, with new offices in Rotterdam too!

ABF has recently moved into office space on the sixteenth floor of the Millennium Tower at Weena. Commercial Director, Ben van Oosterhout, explains the expansion: “This compact office space provides flexible workspaces creating opportunities for growth for various departments. It is a logical next step in view...

Our Hannover Messe 2019 experience

At the start of April, BearingNet exhibited at the Hannover Messe 2019 as part of the EPTDA Pavillion. We caught up with lots of our current members and had exciting conversations with companies interested in BearingNet. Our industry magazine ‘Best Bits’ was handed out to hundreds of industry...

Celebrating 100 years of the spherical roller bearing

The spherical roller bearing, that helps engineers accommodate heavy radial and axial loads in applications prone to misalignment or shaft deflections, celebrates its 100th birthday this year thanks to SKF. Gothenburg, Sweden, 16 April 2019: Originally developed in 1919 by an SKF engineer, Arvid Palmgren, the spherical...

Schaeffler is the new premium partner to BMW M Motorsport in the DTM.

The coming DTM season will see a strong new partnership for Schaeffler AG: As part of their long-term cooperation, Schaeffler will start the 2019 DTM season as the new premium partner to BMW M Motorsport. The Schaeffler BMW M4 DTM (based on the 600-plus horsepower car from...

Do you want to learn more about PTI?

Then we invite you to view our timeline here and get a quick overview of our doings for the past 28 years. Are you curious on some of the larger customers, we have been the main supplier to for a number of years, then check our referenceshere please. Our strong...

ACORN® Delivers Innovative Roller Chain Solutions With Leading Manufacturer Tsubaki – Insight – Acorn Industrial Services ltd

Acorn Industrial Services Ltd is proud to have been awarded Authorised Distributorship for the full range of Tsubaki products, stocking Tsubaki’s GT4 Winner and LAMBDA roller chain. A world leader in roller chain innovation, Tsubaki has developed exclusive attributes for each of its chain brands. With seamless bushings, lubrication...

Q8Oils partners with NES-WES for US distribution

Q8Oils has strategically partnered with Northeast-Western Energy Systems (“NES-WES”), which is, as of now, the strategic distribution partner in the US. The mutual goal of both companies is to provide the longest lasting oil life at the most cost-effective price, significantly reducing overall lubricating oil costs. Following...