igus, which has its UK headquarters in Northampton, is working closely with global companies specialising in vertical farming – the practice of growing plants indoors in stacked layers – by providing the lubrication-free tribo-polymers needed for this type of food production.
Schaeffler is embarking on a development partnership with Robert Bosch Automotive Steering GmbH to expand its intelligent Rear Wheel Steering (iRWS) portfolio.
Entitled ‘Bearings 2.0: What the future holds’, SKF’s virtual technical press days will take place on 7-8 October 2020.
The e-loop energy supply series, which increases safety and reduces procurement and installation time, has been expanded to suit static applications, including shore power supplies.
Accuracy and effective work holding has always been key to engineering. Now, engineers can hold workpieces securely with the highest precision while at low clamping forces, thanks to norelem’s new precision three-jaw chucks.
For OEMs and end-users alike, flexibility in conveyor design is crucial. This requires support in components to achieve the required specification, including a wide product range, bespoke work, if needed, and technical support to meet design needs.
NSK has developed a new ball bearing that, thanks to its ultra-high-speed capability, is ideal for use in the traction motors of electric and hybrid vehicles.
A new black coloured guide roller with smooth-running polymer ball bearings has been designed and manufactured – following a customer request and extensive testing by the team at igus.
WDS Components Parts Ltd. has released a range of three new handwheels. Ideal for machine builders amongst a variety of application possibilities, polyamide construction offers an alternative to steel and aluminium finishes.