ANN ARBOR, MI, June 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - NSK announced that it has expanded its High Performance Standard, NSKHPS bearing series lineup, for industrial machinery.
As the world continues to demand a smaller environmental footprint and greater energy and cost savings, industrial operations are trending toward higher efficiency by maximizing component performance. To achieve this, bearings need to last longer and run at faster speeds and lower torque.
To meet these challenges, NSK has expanded the NSKHPS bearing series, redefining the standard in bearing performance as it relates to load ratings, speed limits and bearing life.
NSK has successfully been producing NSKHPS spherical roller bearings and angular contact bearings for several years. To meet industry demands they will be adding four new bearing series to the NSKHPS lineup; deep groove ball bearings, cylindrical roller bearings, high precision angular contact ball bearings and ball screw support angular contact thrust ball bearings. The various series will cover over 30,000 bearings sizes.
Established in 1916 and headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, NSK is a world class manufacturer of motion and control products, leading the industry with superior quality, engineering research and technical innovation. NSK produces and distributes a wide range of rolling element bearings, linear motion and automotive component products for a variety of applications.
Operating in the Americas, NSK Corporation is a member of the NSK Ltd. group and is headquartered in Ann Arbor, Michigan. NSK Corporation has a network of sales and engineering teams working in partnership with customers to deliver high performance products, application-specific solutions, superior technical support and exceptional service to the Americas market. The company's strategically located manufacturing and distribution centers supply both original equipment manufacturers and the industrial aftermarket through a broad distribution network. For more information, visit www.nskamericas.com.
SOURCE NSK Corporation