NSK Industries - Milk Bottle Conveyor: A market leading milk processing and bottling plant was experiencing repeated bearing failures on 5 lines of conveyors. They were changing bearings on a conveyor approximately every 16 weeks.
NSK Industries - Aluminium Can Manufacturer: NSK proposed its non-contact VV seals together with a change to bearing geometry
NSK Industries - Conveyor Belt: A German vegetable-processing company was experiencing repeated ball bearing failures on one of its transport systems.
NSK Industries - Milk Processing Plant: NSK recommended Molded-Oil inserts and Silver-Lube®; plastic housings
NSK Industries - Conveyor System: NSK’s Molded Oil mounted-unit inserts double the service life
NSK Industries - Conveyor Tail Drum: NSK proposed Molded-Oil Spherical Roller Bearings to replace the existing double-row ball bearing with grease lubrication
NSK Industries - Band Saw: An abattoir was experiencing frequent breakdowns due to bearing failures on a band saw application. Two bearings in back-to-back configuration were mounted on each band saw wheel, which supported the cutting blade and rotated at 1500rpm.
NSK Industries - Macatherm Dough Mixer: NSKHPS bearings resulted in life improvements 3 to 4 times that of before
NSK Industries - Belt tensioner: A producer of frozen pizza was facing regular bearing failures witth a belt tensioner on a food conveyor belt. The cleaning process of the production line with water was causing corrosion, grease washout and seal damage.
NSK Industries - Dough Prove: A Tortilla Wrap manufacturer was experiencing short service life on its pillow block bearing units mounted in the multiple belt dough prove section of the process line.
NSK Industries - Cutters in Cream Line: A customer was experiencing repeated bearing failures on their blade saw pulleys within the cake cutting units at their bakery.
NSK Industries - Food Production Conveyor: significant improvements in bearing life, increased reliability and reduction of unplanned downtime.
NSK Industries - Baby Leaf Harvester: A processor of food products harvests baby leaf products for sale to leading supermarkets. Its leaf harvester machine had a variety of low cost mounted unit bearings to support shafts of various sizes.
NSK Industries - Feed Conveyor: A customer reported regular bearing failures on the feed conveyor in their animal feed production plant. These premature failures led to costly downtime while engineers replaced the units.
NSK Industries - Bleed Shackle Roller: An animal slaughter production line was experiencing regular failures of Deep Groove Ball Bearings used in a bleed shackle roller application which is used to transport animals along the production line.
NSK Industries - Barrel Washer: A producer of machine for vegetable treatment was experiencing problems on its barrel washers. With the rotation of the washer drum, bearings were under water once per rotation.
NSK Industries - Band Cutters on a Dough Machine: A bakery was experiencing regular failures on their linear guides on band cutters. NSK proposed a stainless steel Linear Guide, high speed series with food grade K1 lubrication unit.
NSK Success Stories - Pick & Place Unit: A company in the Food & Beverage industry was experiencing repeated bearing failures on a Pick & Place Unit Roller. NSK recommended replacing the standard bearings with NSK Molded-Oil units.
NSK Industries - Cereal Baggers: NSK K1 Lubrication Unit was proposed together with a new guide and rail assembly
NSK Industries - Germination Vessel: A supplier for a major UK Brewery was experiencing regular failure of bearings for their grain stirrer application which is used in the germination vessels.