Fersa Group, a Spanish multinational expert in mobility solutions, high-performance bearings, and electromechanical components for the automotive, wind energy, and industrial sectors, closes 2022 with a 57 percent growth in turnover, exceeding 165 … [Read more...] about Fersa Group increases turnover by 57% in 2022, exceeding 165 million euros
Turnover record and growth for NKE
NKE Austria GmbH can proudly look back on last year’s development. In 2022, the Austrian bearings manufacturer recorded growth amounting to 40 percent compared with the year before. Globally, a record turnover of 60 million euros was … [Read more...] about Turnover record and growth for NKE
Thordon grease-free and self-lubricating bearings
Global demand for raw materials is opening the door to a new market for Thordon Bearings, with one of the world’s largest mining companies, Grupo México, using the Canadian company’s grease-free and self-lubricating bearings in a myriad of pump and … [Read more...] about Thordon grease-free and self-lubricating bearings
PIE technology platform launches
Bearing Specialists Association (BSA) and the Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) announce the launch of the PIE Technology Platform (PIE), a cloud-based platform giving manufacturers and distributors of industrial products access to … [Read more...] about PIE technology platform launches
The top 5 Bearing Tips articles of 2023
2023 is finally here and the staff at Bearing Tips can't wait to continue bringing you the best bearing-related content available. But before we do that, we want to give 2022 a proper send-off. So here's a recap of the 5 articles that most captured … [Read more...] about The top 5 Bearing Tips articles of 2023
Structure and working principle of deep groove ball bearings
A deep groove ball bearing is one of the most common types of rolling bearing. The basic type of deep groove ball bearing consists of an outer ring, an inner ring, a set of steel balls, and a set of cages. There are two types of deep groove ball … [Read more...] about Structure and working principle of deep groove ball bearings
RUWH: Journal bearings vs. ball bearings — What’s the difference?
Journal or sleeve bearings rely on fluid films - usually oil - to support rotating shafts. Ball and roller bearings provide the same support of shafts through mechanical means. Both bearings are used to counter radial and axial loads. This article … [Read more...] about RUWH: Journal bearings vs. ball bearings — What’s the difference?
RUWH: What are ball bearings?
As one of the most commonly used bearings of all time, ball bearings are used in a plethora of applications, as their simple design makes them highly versatile. Often used as wheel bearings, they can be found in cars, bicycles, skateboards, and … [Read more...] about RUWH: What are ball bearings?
Miniature sensors for bearing shoes from Minco
Minco’s miniature temperature sensors were originally designed as embedment sensors in bearing shoes to protect rotating machinery from potentially catastrophic overheating events. While this application remains a mainstay, the use of these sensors … [Read more...] about Miniature sensors for bearing shoes from Minco
How to increase reliability and pump lifetime in ethylene oxide service
If you list the most important chemicals used in industrial processes, Ethylene Oxide (EO) is bound to be there. The colorless gas is an essential chemical building block, after all. It is one of the most valuable and versatile compounds which is … [Read more...] about How to increase reliability and pump lifetime in ethylene oxide service