Industry News Archive

Seamless engineering delivered thanks to SKF and SMT collaboration

Engineers now have access to the ultimate design tool capability, through the integrations of SKF’s Bearing Module calculation service into the analysis software of SMT, a leader in mechanical and electromechanical transmission engineering services. Gothenburg, Sweden, 22 April, 2020: By combining SKF and SMT’s technical analysis and...

BETEX MF Quick-Heater for mounting, dismounting, pre-heating – Bega Special Tools

BETEX MF Quick-Heater for mounting, dismounting, pre-heating of drive components: bearings, labyrinth seals/rings, bearing rings, bearing housings, rollers, pipes, sleeves, bushings, couplings, gears, train wheels … A safe and cost-saving heating method You save time. You save material. You can reuse (expensive) parts. Compared with traditional methods,...

Carter engages overdrive as sales accelerate

Prominent in the expansion of any international manufacturer is growing the size of the team. At Carter Manufacturing Ltd the enlargement of the sales and engineering teams have had a profound effect. We spoke to Carter’s Managing Director Karl Brundell about the new and familiar faces that...

Elgeti Engineering – New online seminar: Development of bearing suppliers and quality control during purchasing

We are pleased to introduce a new seminar format based on online meetings, starting with the topic: “Development of bearing suppliers and quality control during purchasing”. Instead of one day in a meeting room, which currently is not possible, we decided to split this training into four...

ABF donates €9,627 to WWF and War Child

December 2019, ABF decided on different Christmas gifts. No bottles of wine and presents for customers, but the entire budget was donated to support charities including the World Wildlife Fund and War Child. The bearings and electric motors wholesaler sent their clients a personal Christmas card and...

NBC goes ‘Back to the Future’

The unique rebranding story for the trade division of NBC Group Ltd, back to a familiar name. Rebrands are always difficult, with customers having to trade with new names they aren’t necessarily used to. However, NBC Group Ltd are rebranding their Trade division to a name many...

How Dutch company Bega helped change the way bearings are mounted & dismounted

We speak to Communications Director and former co-owner of Bega International, Carol Poelma, about the company’s impact on the power transmission industry. I was 16 years old and my Father-in-law-to-be was realising his dream: to set up his own company. He had just become owner of a...

2D and 3D CAD and Reduction of Radial Clearance Solutions

Electronic Catalog BGL Sleeves For Bearings | A leading manufacturer of premium accessories to mount and dismount bearings helps engineers by of offering 3D CAD models for download directly from its Electronic Catalog. Manufacturing the whole range of sleeves for bearings, precision nuts and other accessories BGL...

Role models for a multicultural Europe in the Ruhr region

Whilst Friedrich PICARD GmbH & Co. KG continues to grow, with their roller bearings and linear motion technology, alongside an unrivalled product range, it is their attention to making their offices welcoming and multi-cultural, that catches the eye. Founded in Bochum, Germany in 1922, the specialists in...

Carter Bearings continues to grow the business

Oxford, UK based Carter Bearings has been expanding again, taking on new staff, enlarging the sales offices and refurbishing the facility from top to bottom as sales reach a record high. New arrival Valentino Burattini obtained a First in Aerospace Engineering before joining Carter and has already...