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 conventio...
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...
HMS-Series - High-Speed Ball Screws
New high-speed ball screws run extremely quietly
For high-performance drive systems in machine tools
The machine tool industry is placing ever-increasing demands on linear drive systems in regards to traverse rates, precision, and quiet ru...
Angular-Contact Ball Bearings of BSBD Series
Bearings for use in ball screws
Ball screws are responsible for precise positioning in modern machine tools. The moving components need highly exact ball bearings to achieve this. Multiple-row angular-contact ball bearings have proved...
NSK’s Plant in Newark (UK)
NSK’s European Industrial Business Unit and its plant in Newark (UK)
Bearings and linear technology made in Europe
Where are the products that NSK supplies to the European machine tool industry made? Some clients and industry insiders may be surpr...
PH Series for Highly Precise Linear Movements in Machine Tools
Combinable guides with more exacting tolerances
High precision despite combinable carriages and rails: this is the key advantage of a new series of linear guides. This innovation is made possible by optimised producti...
New Sealing Concept for Ball Screws: Improved Seal with Low Friction
NSK has developed a new ball screw sealing concept for the machine-tool industry, which delivers significantly improved sealing performance compared with standard labyrinth seals without compromising on friction. Th...
New Angular-Contact Ball Bearings - NSKTAC-SHR Series
Highly stressed angular-contact ball bearings for ball screw support applications
The new angular-contact ball bearings from the NSKTAC-SHR series were specially developed for use in ball screws. Although they have smaller bor...
Injection Moulding: Achieving Higher Performance and Precision
ENGEL E-motion: Electromechanics Replaces Hydraulics
Engel Austria is one of the pioneers in the field of electromechanical drive technology for plastics machines. The company presented an all-electric injection moul...