€100m Investment Improves Bearings Performance
Research and design innovation continue apace at NSK , where nearly 100 million Euros are invested each year in developing new technologies , lubricants , materials and surface engineering .
For the most common form of roll...
NSKHPS Series of Industrial Machinery High Performance Standard Bearings
NSK expands its NSKHPS lineup of high performance standard bearings for industrial machinery .
This series contributes lower maintenance costs and supports downsizing by the high performance. Standardizati...
Bearings for Demanding Applications
NSK has now been operating in Europe for exactly 50 years.
In addition to a wide range of standard bearings, the company offers numerous series which cater for extremely demanding requirements, such as enhanced accuracy and a long service life. ...
Improving Bearing Life is Key to Reducing Costs for Cement Plants
The working conditions of a cement plant do not foster long service life for machinery, due to dust, heat, moisture and vibration. Therefore it is essential that every opportunity is taken to improve the efficiency and...
New Bearing Designs Keep the Steel Industry Rolling
The Iron and Steel Industry is on of the harshest environments in which power transmission equipment is expected to perform. With the ever-increasing overhead of maintenance compounded by pressure to reduce operating costs, NSK has...
Bosch Names NSK ‘Preferred Supplier’
Robert Bosch GmbH has named NSK Deutschland GmbH as its ‘ Preferred Supplier’ for bearings . Bosch awards this title to suppliers who provide outstanding performance when it comes to manufacturing and delivering products or services – esp...
SWR Bearings Perform Well in Adverse Conditions
Continuous casting machines: an endurance test for spherical roller bearings
NSK’s SWR spherical roller bearings were developed specially for applications in the steel industry and feature ultra-tough, wear-resistant steel and a hi...
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...