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NSK Has Decided to Acquire a 10% Stake in Gongzhuling Bearing Co.

2012-04-26

NSK Has Decided to Acquire a 10% Stake in Gongzhuling Bearing Co. NSK Plans to Acquire 10% Stake in Chinese Bearing Manufacturer NSK Ltd. announced that it has decided to acquire a 10% stake in Gongzhuling Bearing Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Gongzhuling City, Jilin Province, China;...

NSK’s High-Performance Railway Axle Bearings

2012-04-24

NSK’s High-Performance Railway Axle Bearings NSK announced that its high-performance railway axle bearings have been selected for the new Series E5 Shinkansen bullet train, reaching speeds up to 300 km/h. NSK bearings were also selected for the traction motors and the gear units....

Linear Technology: Bespoke Solutions and Green Engineering are in Demand

2012-04-16

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 developing new series of ball screws and linear guide...

NSK Europe Selects Kewill Export & Kewill CustomsXchange Solutions

2012-04-11

NSK Europe Selects Kewill Export & Kewill CustomsXchange Solutions Kewill, a leading provider of solutions that simplify global trade and logistics, today announced it has signed a multi-year contract with NSK Europe Limited, one of the world's leading manufacturers of rolling bearing...

Making Practical Use of Molded-Oil Bearings

2012-03-20

Making Practical Use of Molded-Oil Bearings Bearings for special applications  There are countless possible uses for Molded-Oil bearings (lubricated with NSK’s original oil-impregnated material) in all industry sectors. Operators can significantly increase their machinery’s serv...

NSK Wheel Bearing Technology

2012-03-19

NSK Wheel Bearing Technology NSK wheel bearing technology in the world’s first diesel hybrids  Peugeot's 3008 HYbrid4 was launched last February as the world's first diesel hybrid vehicle on the market, now followed by the Peugeot 508 RXH, the Citroën DS5 HYbrid4 and by this summ...

NSK Achieves 40% Cost Reduction for Welding Gun Manufacturer

2012-02-09

NSK Achieves 40% Cost Reduction for Welding Gun Manufacturer NSK has achieved a 40% cost reduction in the manufacture of a product for a major manufacturer of Automated Welding Guns. This has been achieved by replacing the manufacturer’s existing actuation mechanism, using planetary r...

NSK Precision Merger

2012-02-07

NSK Precision Merger NPJ Merger Absorption Merger to Strengthen NSK’s Precision Machinery and Parts Business Segment NSK Ltd. announced today that it will conduct an absorption merger with its wholly owned subsidiary NSK Precision Co., Ltd. (hereafter, “NPJ”). This is a simpl...

NSK Develops a Long-Life Lipped Thrust Race for Use in Severe Lubrication Conditions

2012-01-31

NSK Develops a Long-Life Lipped Thrust Race for Use in Severe Lubrication Conditions NSK Ltd. announced that it has developed a more compact, lightweight, longer-lasting lipped thrust needle roller bearing for use in automatic transmissions. Low viscosity transmission oil is commonl...

NSK develops Ultra High-Speed Ball Bearings for Next Generation Hybrid Vehicles

2012-01-30

NSK develops Ultra High-Speed Ball Bearings for Next Generation Hybrid Vehicles NSK develops Ultra High-speed Ball Bearings for Motors and Power Generators in next generation Hybrid Vehicles  NSK Ltd. has developed ball bearings that enable ultra high-speed rotation by greatly re...

NSK Increases its Capital Stake in NSK-ABC Bearings Limited in India

2012-01-19

NSK Increases its Capital Stake in NSK-ABC Bearings Limited in India NSK increases its capital stake in NSK-ABC Bearings Limited to further expand its bearing business in India NSK Ltd. announced that one of its subsidiaries has become a specified subsidiary.  1. Reason for...

NSK Adds MECHATROLINK Driver Unit to Megatorque Motor Lineup

2012-01-18

NSK Adds MECHATROLINK Driver Unit to Megatorque Motor Lineup Integrated Control and High-speed Synchronized Operation for Improved Production Efficiency for Manufacturing Equipment  NSK Ltd. announced that it will add a new MECHATROLINK-driver unit *(1) to its popular Megatorque Mot...

AIP Programme Saves Luxury Handbag Manufacturer €636,371 Per Annum

2012-01-09

AIP Programme Saves Luxury Handbag Manufacturer €636,371 Per Annum NSK has highlighted the relevance of its cost saving, bearing asset improvement programme (AIP) to all sectors of industry. By reducing downtime resulting from production hold-ups, the AIP has saved a manufacturer of...

AIP Programme Helps a Quarry Operator Achieve Ten-Times Better Bearing Life

2012-01-09

AIP Programme Helps a Quarry Operator Achieve Ten-Times Better Bearing Life NSK achieves ten-times bearing life & annual savings on bearing costs of €2,970 for a major quarrying/mining operator NSK's Asset Improvement Programme (AIP) has achieved 10- times bearing life and saved...

Ultra-Long-Life Ball Bearings for Transmissions

2011-12-20

Ultra-Long-Life Ball Bearings for Transmissions NSK develops Ultra-long-life Ball Bearings for Transmissions , designed to make bearings more compact and lightweight, with less friction. Development background  The demand for compact, lightweight and more efficient automotive...

NSK Develops Energy-Saving Bearings for High-Efficiency Motors

2011-12-14

NSK Develops Energy-Saving Bearings for High-Efficiency Motors Increasing motor efficiency by cutting friction loss in half NSK Ltd. announced that it has developed energy-saving bearings for high-efficiency motors that halve the friction loss of rolling bearings used in conventio...

VW Up! Featuring Steering Column EPAS and Bearings Produced by NSK

2011-11-29

VW Up! Featuring Steering Column EPAS and Bearings Produced by NSK Energy-saving power steering for VW’s smallest model  Good steering assistance, perfect handling and the utmost energy efficiency: drivers expect all these things not only from mid-range cars but also from compact...

NSK Exhibits at 42nd Tokyo Motor Show

2011-11-25

NSK Exhibits at 42nd Tokyo Motor Show NSK Exhibits at 42nd Tokyo Motor Show-Creating A Road to the Future through Innovation. Now And Always  NSK Contributes to the Future of Auto mobility and to the Global Environment through Four Technological Advantages: Compact/Lightweight,...

NSK Develops a Guide-Dog Style Robot

2011-11-24

NSK Develops a Guide-Dog Style Robot Autonomous External Recognition and Staircase Guidance Made Possible  NSK has developed a four-legged, wheeled robot that utilises a newly developed external recognition technology and guidance function to detect the position of stairs, autono...

NSK Develops a Lead-Robot with Obstacle Avoidance Capabilities

2011-11-24

NSK Develops a Lead-Robot with Obstacle Avoidance Capabilities New Guide Robot Developed by Combining Robot Attitude Controls with Obstacle Avoidance Technology  NSK has developed a guide robot that combines newly developed external recognition and obstacle avoidance technology w...