Industry News Archive

Boeing’s Newest Autonomous Sub Goes for a Dip

  IndustryTap reported on Boeing’s Echo Ranger 5 in Autonomous Undersea Vehicles (AUVs) Unveil Ocean’s Mysteries in 2013. Now Boeing’s Advanced Technology Program (BATP) has designed and manufactured the Echo Seeker, a larger version of Echo Ranger, at 32 feet in length. Echo Seeker is fully autonomous, capable...

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Purvis Industries Acquires Phoenix’ Industrial Mining Supply, Sun Belt Supply

Purvis Industries, BearingNet member since 2011,  has announced that effective Oct.1, they have acquired substantially all of the assets, brand rights, websites, personnel and intellectual property of Industrial Mining Supply and Sun Belt Supply. Industrial Mining Supply and its companies have been in operation over 35 years. Industrial Mining...

EPTDA hosts a mega successful Annual Convention in Barcelona and appoints its 2015-2016 Board of Directors

EPTDA, the leading association in the PT/MC industry across Europe, the Middle East & Africa region hosted another successful Annual Convention in Barcelona in September. High-on-content, high-on-opportunities, high-on-energy and high-on-entertainment, the 2015 Annual Convention took the association to new heights of global recognition. The association announced surpassing...

SKF India: Smooth ride ahead

The stock of SKF India has dropped by about 20 per cent since it touched its one-year high of ₹1,540 in early April. Market volatility, coupled with subdued results, has pulled down the stock. But, being a play on the revival in economic growth, the fall presents...

German car parts maker Schaeffler to cut debt with IPO

FRANKFURT: German ball bearings and automotive parts maker Schaeffler AG plans to list on the Frankfurt stock exchange to restructure its finances seven years after a takeover of rival Continental almost bankrupted the family-owned group. The Schaeffler initial public offering, scheduled for Oct. 5, could become Germany’s...

Why Is Industrial Automation Important?

In today’s fast-paced and technologically advanced world, it is of the utmost importance to achieve ever-increasing levels of plant efficiency and productivity while maintaining or increasing profits and quality. Industrial automation is directly linked to these goals, as the coordination and monitoring of your production are key...

Industrial Careers Pathway® Endorses Manufacturing DaySM

Chicago, Ill.—September 15, 2015—Manufacturing Day, approaching on October 2, 2015, presents a great opportunity for industrial distributors to support their manufacturer suppliers and customers. Industrial Careers Pathway® (ICP) has signed on as an endorser of this event. ICP has long advocated for industrial distributors to host company...

New bearing model will extend lives and cut costs

The bearings manufacturer SKF has developed a new method for modelling the operating lives of roller bearings that will help users to match bearings better to their applications, resulting in better bearing performance and lower running costs. The new model considers many more factors than the existing...

Global Plastic Bearings Industry Report 2014 – Forecasts to 2020

The Global Plastic Bearing Industry Report 2015 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the plastic bearing industry. The report provides a basic overview of the industry including definitions, classifications, applications and industry chain structure. The plastic bearing market analysis is provided for...