Training and professional tools extend bearing service life

A manufacturer of polystyrene-based insulating products was experiencing frequent failures in the bearings of conveyors which link its machines. However, relatively easy control of the situation arrived following a hands-on NSK training course for maintenance personnel and the adoption of the correct bearing mounting tools. To what extent does the correct mounting of bearings have Read more about Training and professional tools extend bearing service life[…]

NSK bearings with patented cage elevate performance

A new series of NSK spherical roller bearings with a patented cage design is set to provide general industry with new levels of productivity, reliability and load capacity. The optimised cage reduces internal stress and eliminates the need for a guide ring, providing just two of many benefits over existing solutions. Potential applications for the Read more about NSK bearings with patented cage elevate performance[…]

Agriculture sector can boost drive-train reliability with NSK bearings

Drive-train solutions for vehicles and machines in the agriculture industry must meet a variety of performance demands that typically centre on high torque and high loads. Bearings for transmissions, differentials and prop shafts must therefore offer the highest levels of reliability and service life. NSK, based on decades of experience in supplying bearings for automotive Read more about Agriculture sector can boost drive-train reliability with NSK bearings[…]

Große Lasten schnell und zuverlässig bewegen: NSKLinearführungen in Werkzeugmaschinen von MCM

Seit dreißig Jahren setzt der italienische Werkzeugmaschinenbauer MCM Spa auf Antriebskomponenten und –systeme von NSK. Jüngstes Beispiel für die erfolgreiche Zusammenarbeit ist der Einsatz der NH-Linearführungen in einer neuen Baureihe von vertikalen Werkzeugwechselmagazinen und Mehrpalettensystemen. MCM – die Abkürzung steht für Machining Centers Manufacturing – startete 1978 in Piacenza/ Italien und lieferte ein Jahr später Read more about Große Lasten schnell und zuverlässig bewegen: NSKLinearführungen in Werkzeugmaschinen von MCM[…]

NSK builds on 30-year MCM partnership with new project success

Successful engineering partnerships are dependent upon many factors, not least trust, innovation, class-leading quality, technical excellence and comprehensive support. By way of example, these building blocks have provided the foundation for a strong 30-year partnership between NSK and leading machine-tool builder MCM Spa. Together, the companies have brought to market a number of innovations for Read more about NSK builds on 30-year MCM partnership with new project success[…]

New machine builds on successful IMSA-NSK partnership

The new MF1000-3T deep-hole drilling machine from IMSA is taking advantage of the benefits provided by NSK’s DIN-standard ball screws for the European machine tool market. The move builds upon a long-standing partnership between IMSA and NSK that dates back many years and involves the development of numerous machine models. IMSA intends to show the Read more about New machine builds on successful IMSA-NSK partnership[…]

NSK training resolves bearing failures at steel plant

Unaware that rod mill chocks had been fitted with the incorrect spacers, maintenance technicians at the plant of a steel manufacturer were facing regular bearing failures and the need to source high-cost urgent replacements. However, the intervention of NSK – via best-practice training sessions – soon resolved the issue, delivering impressive annual savings of €46,190. Read more about NSK training resolves bearing failures at steel plant[…]

NSK wins two Toyota supplier awards

Toyota Motor Europe (TME) has bestowed two awards upon NSK Europe: a Certificate of Recognition (in the Supply category) and an Achievement Award (in the Quality category). In normal circumstances, TME presents the awards at its showpiece Annual Business Meeting in Brussels, Belgium, with around 200 people in attendance. This year, however, the company organised Read more about NSK wins two Toyota supplier awards[…]

Tschudin Cube 350 centreless grinder uses NSK RA highprecision roller guides

The new Tschudin Cube 350 centreless grinding machine is using NSK’s RA series of low-friction, high-rigidity roller guides, where they are helping to generate excellent levels of surface finish on machined workpieces. Tschudin’s Cube 350 operates using the centreless cylindrical grinding method and, thanks to design innovation, benefits from the potential to install several machines Read more about Tschudin Cube 350 centreless grinder uses NSK RA highprecision roller guides[…]

NSK and B&K Vibro: Expansion of CMS offering will strengthen industrial business

Effective 1 March 2021, Brüel & Kjær Vibro (B&K Vibro) became a company of NSK Ltd. On that day, the Darmstadt, Germany, headquarters of B&K Vibro staged an online welcome event to explain the purpose of the acquisition, especially to employees. In his online address, Saimon Nogami, Senior Executive Vice President of NSK Ltd., explained Read more about NSK and B&K Vibro: Expansion of CMS offering will strengthen industrial business[…]