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Can bearings contribute to a greener aerospace sector?

In September 2020, Airbus revealed three concepts for the world’s first zero-emission commercial aircraft which could enter service by 2035. Here, Chris Johnson, managing director of SMB Bearings explains...

Bearing life testing for distributors by Elgeti Engineering 

Bearings are a globally sourced commodity. As such, quality control of regular deliveries as well as the evaluation of new suppliers is highly important. Bearing trading companies who work...

BearingNet’s Latest Member: Gulf Worldwide Distribution FZE

BearingNet would like to welcome Gulf Worldwide Distribution FZE onto the platform! Gulf Worldwide Distribution FZE started their journey in the bearings business started back in 1969 in Mumbai....

Manufacturers set to seize international opportunities

New Santander research shows how seriously the pandemic and Brexit are affecting the UK’s manufacturing sector, but firms remain optimistic about the future and are looking to international markets...

WomenPower Career Conference Takes Place at Hannover Messe 2021

A broad audience views lectures and discussions streamed from three stages onto a digital event platform. On-site attendees participate in exclusive, interactive WomenPower workshops at the adjacent NORD LB...

Bearing Store Ltd have joined BearingNet!

BearingNet would like to welcome our newest member: Bearing Store Ltd  If you are interested in finding out more information get in contact with Bearing Store Ltd through their...

When should I use solid lubrication in my bearing?

The process of manually lubricating bearings has remained relatively unchanged since the adoption of grease. Grease has, fortunately, come a long way from the animal fats we once used....

Midland Bearings comes to the aid of European manufacturer after production grinds to a halt

Midland Bearings, a West Midlands-based leader in the distribution of high-quality bearings was contacted by a European manufacturer earlier this month after their go-to parts wholesaler was unable to...

Elgeti Engineering’s next generation standard bearing test rig EELPAX-130

Lubricants for bearings must pass several tests during verification, including FE8 testing as defined in DIN 51819. Thanks to recent enhancements of Elgeti Engineering’s next generation standard bearing test...

Why is my bearing suddenly making excessive noise?

Bearings are critical components in any piece of rotating machinery. Their primary function is to support the rotating shaft whilst reducing friction to facilitate smooth motion. Due to the...