NSK Precision 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
NSK develops Ultra-long-life Ball Bearings for Transmissions , designed to make bearings more compact and lightweight, with less friction.
The demand for compact, lightweight and more efficient automotive...
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 conventiona...
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
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
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
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...
NSK Groundbreaking Ceremony for New Production Facility Hefei, China
On October 20th, 2011 NSK Ltd. held its groundbreaking ceremony at the site of its new production facility located in the city of Hefei, Anhui Province, in China. The ceremony was attended by representatives from th...
Choosing the Right Bearings
Expert advice can cut costs dramatically
There are many factors to take into account when selecting bearings. Designers in the machine-tool and plant construction industry should consider their options carefully if they want to guarantee maximum avail...
European Commission Competition Inspections
Norbert Schneider, Chief Executive Officer of NSK Europe Limited, confirmed that, on Tuesday 8 November, the Company was subject to an inspection by the European Commission at its offices in Ratingen, Germany, in connection with an investiga...
Traction Motor Bearings for the Rail Industry
Insulated Bearings enable latest generation trains to go much further without maintenance stops
Today’s generation of trains are required to go faster than ever before, and to travel much longer distances without maintenance. These t...
Angular-Contact Ball Bearings with Oil-Air Lubrication
Manufacturing and production techniques have changed radically as a result of the electronic revolution seen in recent decades. Even the most complicated shapes can be produced precisely at low cost. In many cases, machining produ...
Ball Screws for High Speeds and High Loads
With newly developed seal and optimised ball recirculation system
The latest generation of NSK’s HTF high-load ball screws has been optimised to cater for higher speeds . An enhanced ball recirculation system also reduces noise, while...
Improved Cooling for High-Speed Ball Screws
Temperature control at the site of friction
Whenever ball screws perform short movements at high cycle rates, nut cooling provides much better temperature control – and therefore more precise positioning – than the hollow-shaft spindle...