Dr Ulrich Nass becomes new CEO of NSK Europe Ltd. - The Board of Directors of NSK Ltd. announced the promotion of Dr Ulrich Nass as Chief Executive Officer of NSK Europe Ltd. His appointment is effective since 1 October 2019. Dr Nass was also appointed Vice President of NSK Ltd. on the same date.
At Agritechnica 2019 (10-16 November, Hanover, Germany), NSK will present rolling bearing series that have been developed from the ground up for use in agriculture machinery.
Polish and Russian added to NSK academy languages - Polish and Russian languages have been introduced to the increasingly popular NSK academy online training platform.
NSK linear roller guides with enhanced seals offer high performance even in challenging environments - NSK used the recent EMO 2019 exhibition to introduce its optimised RA series of recirculating roller bearing guides with enhanced sealing technology.
New NSK bearings for rolling mills offer long service life - NSK has developed its latest four-row tapered roller bearings for rolling mills to offer a number of class-leading performance and environmental benefits.
DELBA Electrical is first to achieve NSK Certified Workshop status - The first company in the world to achieve the newly created NSK Certified Workshop status is DELBA Electrical, a leading rebuilder and repairer of motors and generators based in South Africa.
New Robust spindle bearings from NSK suit high speed, high precision machine tools - At EMO 2019 NSK presented its new Robustride cylindrical roller bearings for the spindle drives of high speed, high precision machine tools.
Precision ball screws from NSK offer higher durability - Among the innovations being presented by NSK at EMO 2019 is a new series of ball screws which, among other things, achieves a service life that is around three times longer when subjected to high loads.
Ball screws with interchangeable nut-shaft combinations: At EMO 2019, NSK will present a new series of ball screws in which the nut and shaft can be freely combined. This design makes it easier for both dealers and end-users to stock or purchase high-quality ball screws in small batches.
New NSK deep groove ball bearings for electric motors boost energy efficiency - The low energy consumption of electric drives is an important target in many industrial applications, and rolling bearings can play a role in delivering this ambition.
The NSK linear guide design tool Click!Speedy is capable of producing bespoke items based on specifications such as type, size, length, seals, lubricant and lubrication unit.
NSK has named its latest Certified AIP Partner, Coroll s.r.o., which becomes the first authorised distributor in the Czech Republic to receive the accolade.
Among the exhibits from NSK’s comprehensive portfolio at this year’s EMO Hannover 2019 exhibition will be a number of notable products for machine tools, including the recently introduced range of DIN-standard ball screws and a new series of high-durability precision ball screws.
Further to the seizure of 23,000 counterfeit NSK packages and labels in Hebei Province, China, a follow-up raid has led to the discovery of yet more fake NSK merchandise.
NSK Turkey is adding value for customers in the steel industry by hosting training days at a trio of steelmaking facilities. The three training days were completed recently in line with the corporate goal of continuously increasing customer knowledge in this important sector for Turkey’s economy.
NSK has released a new catalogue explaining the capabilities, attributes and specifications of the company’s latest generation DIN-standard ball screws for machine tools. Design engineers can simply download the catalogue from www.nsk-literature.com.
On 7 June 2019, NSK and Volkswagen announced a formal cooperation agreement between the steering divisions of the two companies with the aim of further enhancing steering system innovation. Both companies have agreed on comprehensive cooperation in development activities.
S-HTF series ball screws from NSK are for the first time enabling leading powder-press manufacturer Osterwalder AG to employ servo-electric drives on its larger machines, rather than conventional hydraulic drives.
In line with the automotive industry’s shift to electric vehicle (EV) technology and the ongoing trend of downsizing, NSK will shine the spotlight on a compact EV drive system at the Dritev 2019 international congress in Bonn, Germany (10-11 July).
The quest to stop the fake bearings industry continues apace at NSK, where the recent seizure of counterfeit NSK packaging in Hebei Province, China illustrates the scale of the problem. Over 23,000 fake boxes and cartons were discovered and then confiscated pending further investigation.