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ABB and B&R Launch Fully-Integrated Machine-Centric Robotics Solution

November 26, 2019 — B&R, a unit of ABB’s robotics and discrete automation business, announced the integration of ABB robots into its automation portfolio. With the ability to offer...

RKB provides 3D models of bearings

Bearing Manufacturer RKB offers several facilities for their customers, one in particular, is their bearings’ 3D models. These models are designed for commercial purposes and the internal geometry features...

ABF – Black Friday Deal: Win a gift card with the FAG Black Series

With its “FAG Black Series”, Schaeffler offers insert bearings and housing units in accordance with the Japanese Industrial Standard (JIS). The FAG Black Series items are highly reliable, easy to mount...

Swiss bearing manufacturer, RKB are one of the few companies manufacturing toroidal bearings.

Complex inner geometry has prevented many companies within the bearing industry, from producing toroidal roller bearings, this is not the case for Swiss manufacturer, RKB Bearings. Since the 1990s,...

Intelligent search, fast entry and display of shipping options – the new PICARD onlineshop

Finally, here it is – the new PICARD onlineshop. Many new features make purchasing in the PICARD onlineshop even more efficient and easier than ever before:    Managing of up to...

RKB to attend metal manufacturing trade show

Bearing manufacturer, RKB bearings, will attend Steelfab, the Middle East premier trade show for the and steel fabrication industry. Taking place in Sharjah (United Arab Emirates) from 13 to...

ABF expands its range of Siemens electric motors

Dutch wholesaler now also delivers low-voltage motors from stock ABF has recently expanded its range of Siemens electric motors. Their warehouse in The Netherlands now holds hundreds of electric...

RKB to attend Northern Europe’s leading subcontractor trade show

Well-renowned bearing manufacturer, RKB Bearing Industries will expand their networking opportunities at Elmia Subcontractor, Northern Europe’s leading trade show for subcontractors in the manufacturing industry and their customers. Based...

HB Bearings acquires Gamet

Huddersfield engineering company HB Bearings, which has been manufacturing precision ball and roller bearings since 1972, has acquired Colchester-based Gamet Bearings. HB serves a variety of customers, from machine...

Bearing mounting with induction heating 4.0 technology

Vaassen, the Netherlands, October 2019. It is well known that bearings fail for many different reasons. One such reason is improper mounting. If the right techniques and tools are...