High-speed, easy-to-handle, long-life ball bearings from NSK - The innovative QJ series features a high-strength outer-ring-guided brass cage to facilitate extremely high speeds and improved running accuracy.
Preventing electrical erosion of bearings in EV drivetrains - Based on a unique method of producing a patented plastic over-moulding for deep groove ball bearings, EV manufacturers can make significant savings in comparison with expensive ‘hybrid’ bearings that feature insulating components made ...
NSK ball screw for next-generation, high-accuracy machine tools - NSK has developed a new type of ball screw that exhibits reduced motion errors to deliver higher surface finish quality for machine tools used in mould and die machining and other surface-critical applications.
NSK bearings save costs when maintaining ship loading conveyor - When the need arose to replace the bearings supporting a bend pulley on a ship loading conveyor at an iron ore port in Australia, NSK designed a solution using spherical roller bearings that were not only made from its proprietary HTF ...
NSK innovations aid industry sustainability - Manufacturers across Europe are experiencing the economic pain of rising energy bills, which creates a dilemma: absorb the cost or pass it on to valued customers. Neither is particularly easy.
NSK service robot technology supports frontline healthcare: NSK is working to assist society by developing new service robot technology, including robotic devices for moving patients in medical settings.
Benefits of NSK NH series linear guides clearly visible in glass machining application - An Italian manufacturer of glass processing machinery is benefitting from the adoption of NH series linear guides from NSK.
Double accolade for NSK at Toyota supplier awards - NSK Europe is celebrating a double scoop at the prestigious Toyota Motor Europe (TME) awards: a Certificate of Recognition (in the Supply category) and a Superior Performance Award (in the Quality category).
New NSK bearings deliver long service life for steelmakers - Due to harsh environmental conditions, steelmaking equipment requires highly reliable, long-life bearings that resist premature damage.
NSK bearing developments help to maximise the performance and energy efficiency of industrial motors - The power usage of motors used in machinery is said to make up 40-50% of the world’s electricity consumption, making these industry-essential devices a key energy reduction target.
NSK trains production staff using VR technology - Operators of high-precision grinding and honing machines in NSK's ball bearing production are now taking advantage of virtual reality (VR) training methods.
NSK high-load ball screws now offer even longer life - NSK has developed new technology that significantly extends ball screw life in high-load applications such as injection moulding machines and servo presses.
Authorities confiscate significant haul of counterfeit NSK bearings - The recent discovery of a large number of counterfeit NSK bearings in Johannesburg, South Africa, highlights the need to remain vigilant in the face of criminals who look to put the safety and integrity of industrial machinery and ...
NSK to set future of rail in motion at InnoTrans 2022 - At the InnoTrans 2022 international exhibition for transport technology (20-23 September, Berlin), NSK will showcase a full suite of bearing solutions for locomotive axlebox, traction motor and gearbox applications.
Packaging machine specialist standardises on NSK linear guides - Through Acumo, Österbergs Förpackningsmaskiner AB has now standardised on NSK linear guides, which offer quality, precision and long service life to users of its machines.
Timber plant reduces downtime with NSK linear guides - Thanks to the adoption of NSK's linear guides with K1 lubrication units, a timber manufacturer managed to reduce conveyor downtime by a factor of more than 12, prompting annual cost savings of more than €77,000.
NSK and thyssenkrupp evaluate automotive joint venture - NSK Ltd and thyssenkrupp AG have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to explore a potential joint venture between NSK Steering and thyssenkrupp Automotive.
NSK ball screws drive perfection in lens edging - An Italy-based specialist serving the optical industry is benefitting from the precision and high-quality motion of NSK ball screws in its innovative lens cutting machines.
NSK roller guides increase uptime of blow moulding machines - A manufacturer of PET (polyethylene terephthalate) bottles frequently had to replace the linear guides on its blow moulding machines.
NSK Newark site implements rainwater harvesting - The Newark, UK manufacturing facility of bearing and linear motion specialist NSK has implemented a rainwater harvesting system that will reduce mains water consumption by almost 200,000 litres a year.