Category: Manufacturers News

Morgan’s Seals and Bearings Earn Nod from FDA

Morgan’s Seals and Bearings Earn Nod from FDA

Morgan Advanced Materials has received a favorable letter of opinion from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for a variety of its carbon/graphite, sintered silicon carbide, and reaction bonded silicon carbide materials produced by its Seals and Bearings business. The letter of opinion covers repeated-use, wear components for food applications, including mechanical face seals, bearing, bushings, vanes, and rotors. […]

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PIX Torque’ing Points

PIX Torque’ing Points

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Kaman To Buy Timken Alcor Aerospace Technologies

Kaman To Buy Timken Alcor Aerospace Technologies

Bloomfield, CT-based Kaman Corporation announced Tuesday that its Aerospace segment has agreed to acquire Mesa, AZ-based Timken Alcor Aerospace Technologies. TAAT is a designer and supplier of aftermarket parts to support MRO businesses in aerospace markets primarily in North America. “This is a solid company that nicely complements the aftermarket business of our Specialty Bearings & Engineered Products division,” said […]

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Thordon’s Compac ordered for largest Jones Act containerships

Thordon’s Compac ordered for largest Jones Act containerships

Thordon Bearings has signed a landmark contract to supply COMPAC seawater-lubricated propeller shaft bearing solutions to two Jones Act containerships under construction at the Aker Philadelphia Shipyard Inc. (APSI) for Matson Navigation Company, Inc. The order is significant in that it represents the first large containership reference for the manufacturer and the largest commercial ship propeller shafts to be fitted […]

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Schaeffler launch free online rolling bearing calculator

Schaeffler launch free online rolling bearing calculator

SCHAEFFLER have released a new online rolling bearing calculator for electric motors and generators. The latest BEARINX-online Easy EMachine software allows users to quickly and easily select suitable rolling bearings for motors and generators based on their typical mechanical loads and electromagnetic field loads. The module allows calculations to be performed with horizontal, vertical or freely selectable orientation. Users can […]

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SKF bearings are key to a new generation of lightweight automotive machine tool spindles from Vigel

SKF bearings are key to a new generation of lightweight automotive machine tool spindles from Vigel

SKF, the knowledge engineering company, has developed a performance bearing arrangement that forms the heart of a new generation of machine tool spindles. These have been designed by Vigel S.p.A., the leading Italian manufacturer of advanced CNC (Computer Numerically Controlled) machining centers, and are a key step in the company’s program of improving still further the performance, accuracy and functionality […]

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