NSK Expands its Production Footprint in Europe
Bearings made in Europe
With a broad range of standard components and sector-specific series of bearings for demanding applications, NSK has established itself as one of the world’s leading manufacturers of bearings and linear system...
NSK Boosts its Business in Emerging Markets
Aiming to Cultivate Demand in the Middle East and Russia through Locally Based Operations
Tokyo, Japan, March 7, 2013 — NSK Ltd. (NSK; Headquarters: Tokyo, Japan; President and CEO: Norio Otsuka) announced today that it has established...
Bearings for Wind Turbines: Quality Standards Enable Parts to be Traced
The bearings which NSK develops and produces for the wind power industry undergo special quality checks. In addition to this, they are subject to a specially defined documentation standard, which enables the produ...
Gildemeister Presents Supplier of the Year Award for Quality to NSK
Gildemeister AG, which has a worldwide reputation as a leading manufacturer of machine tools, has presented its ‘Supplier of the year’ award for quality to NSK Deutschland GmbH.
The prize was awarded in January 2...
Longer Life Spherical Roller Bearings for Continuous Casting Machines
Switching bearings reduces downtime
NSK has developed spherical roller bearings especially for steel-industry applications. Made from extra tough, wear-resistant steel, they also feature highly efficient seals....
Prompt Replacement of Bearings Safeguards Availability
Wood processing: prompt replacement of bearings safeguards availability
When a manufacturer of glued laminated wood asked NSK’s application technology team for help, they had to act quickly. The problem: no replacement bearing...
NSK Named Supplier of the Year by Franz Kessler GmbH
Award for on-time delivery.
Franz Kessler GmbH based in Bad Buchau, Germany, has named NSK Deutschland GmbH its supplier of the year in the category of on-time delivery.
Kessler is the largest European producer of motor sp...
NSK's Handy Pocket Guide for SNN Series Plummer Blocks
Best Practice Maintenance Data for SNN Serice Plummer Blocks
NSK has produced a handy pocket-sized guide for engineers, giving best practice maintenance information for the company’s SNN 500 and 600 series of plummer blocks....
NSK Develops Slideable Intermediate Shaft for Column-Type EPAS
NSK Develops a High Durability, High Rigidity, Slideable Intermediate Shaft for Column-Type Electronic Power Steering for Automobiles in Emerging Markets
Improved Durability on Rough Roads and Improved Handling “Feel”...
NSK Saves €8,950 Yearly for German Car Manufacturer
NSK’s cost saving, asset improvement programme (AIP) is saving a major German car manufacturer €8,950 annually, as a result of reducing the number of replacement bearings required in the twice-yearly servicing of an annealing oven by...
NSK Stainless Steel Spacea Bearings Solve Failure Problems
NSK’s cost saving, asset improvement programme (AIP) is saving a major German car manufacturer €8,950 annually, as a result of reducing the number of replacement bearings required in the twice-yearly servicing of an annealing...
Trends and Development Projects for Wind Turbine Bearings
Current trends and development projects for wind turbine bearings
Even higher expectations regarding service life and reliability twinned with pressure on costs: this is the picture currently emerging for bearings in the...
Bearings for Agricultural Machinery
The advantages of application-specific bespoke bearings
When the going gets tough:
Severe mechanical strain and abrasive particles in the operating environment: bearings for agricultural machinery have to work in conditions which are far...
Energy-Saving Electric Drives with Reduced-Friction Bearings
Bespoke, customer-specific deep-groove ball bearings
Throughout industry, there is a growing focus on the energy efficiency of electrically powered machinery and equipment. The chosen bearings also affect energy consumpt...
A Small Change with a Big Impact
Heat-resistant deep-groove ball bearings slash costs by approx. €115,000 p.a.
With its Asset Improvement Programme (AIP), NSK helps users of all kinds of machinery and equipment to find the ideal bearings for their application. Machine operators of...
Bespoke Solutions for Linear Technology
Linear technology: bespoke solutions and green engineering are in demand
Ultra-steady running, a low noise level, high precision and ever-increasing outputs: these are the key trends in linear technology that NSK is catering for by develop...
NSK to Exhibit at JIMTOF 2012 - The 26th Japan International Machine Tool Fair
NSK Ltd. Japan, President and CEO Norio Otsuka announced that it will exhibit at the 26th Japan International Machine Tool Fair (JIMTOF 2012), to be held from November 1st. to 6th. at Tokyo Big Sight (Koto...
Plummer Blocks SNN Series
Installation-friendly mounted bearings for demanding applications
With its SNN series , NSK is presenting a new series of plummer blocks that have been developed for use in unfavourable application conditions. Various types of roller bearings and sealin...
NSK at the IZB Trade Fair
NSK at the IZB trade fair: the latest product developments for the automotive industry
The latest-generation bearings and steering systems
NSK is showcasing some of its latest product developments for the automotive industry at the IZB supplie...
The Benefits of Automated Labelling
With improvements in the available labelling technology and the increasingly accessible nature of these solutions, the onus is now on organisations of all sizes to ensure that they adopt robust, highly integrated processes for printing and verifying...