HeavyDuty rotary encoders – the high precision heavyweight champions

HeavyDuty rotary encoders from Baumer Hübner are the "original". More than half a century ago, Baumer Hübner developed this type of particularly reliable and robust rotary encoders. Since then they have been used in all situations where the going is tough and where failure is not an option. What distinguishes a HeavyDuty rotary encoder exactly Read more about HeavyDuty rotary encoders – the high precision heavyweight champions[…]

Nidec Leroy-Somer announces the launch of the LSAH 44.3, an alternator designed for cogeneration applications in district heating

The LSAH 44.3 has been designed to be packaged into small natural gas generator sets built for combined production of heat and electricity. The main application of these gensets are residential and public buildings central heating. In order to maximize the heat recovery process, the LSAH 44.3 has been designed with a high-performance liquid cooling Read more about Nidec Leroy-Somer announces the launch of the LSAH 44.3, an alternator designed for cogeneration applications in district heating[…]

Counterfeit bearings – know the risks

Counterfeit bearings are a global issue, with all markets susceptible to the risks of buying these low-quality products. As a leading manufacturer of premium-quality bearings, NSK is focused on eradicating this issue, one that puts safety at risk and ultimately leads to users experiencing reduced reliability and higher lifecycle costs. The relentless drive to remain Read more about Counterfeit bearings – know the risks[…]

New online catalogue for NSK automotive aftermarket parts

NSK has launched an online product catalogue that spans the portfolio of its wheel bearing kits for the automotive aftermarket (AAM). Placing the entire range of NSK ProKIT solutions at the fingertips of distributors, wholesalers and garages means that browsing and selecting the correct wheel bearing kit could not be easier. ProKIT packages for the AAM Read more about New online catalogue for NSK automotive aftermarket parts[…]

NSK pledges open IP access for COVID-19 activities

NSK, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of bearings, linear motion technologies and steering systems, has signed up to the new ‘Open COVID-19 Declaration’, signalling its commitment to a global effort that is seeking a swift end to the spread of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Through this unprecedented declaration, NSK is pledging to make its Read more about NSK pledges open IP access for COVID-19 activities[…]

HeavyDuty rotary encoders – the high precision heavyweight champions

HeavyDuty rotary encoders from Baumer Hübner are the "original". More than half a century ago, Baumer Hübner developed this type of particularly reliable and robust rotary encoders. Since then they have been used in all situations where the going is tough and where failure is not an option. What distinguishes a HeavyDuty rotary encoder exactly Read more about HeavyDuty rotary encoders – the high precision heavyweight champions[…]

NSK saves nearly €3 million at steel mill

A steelmaker based in Poland is saving nearly €3 million per year after switching to NSK’s sealed-clean KVS bearings in its roll mill. Such has been the superior performance of these four-row tapered roller bearings that the company has adopted this solution for all of its tandem cold mills. The steel mill in Poland started Read more about NSK saves nearly €3 million at steel mill[…]

Preventative Maintenance – Sensors and systems to monitor your plant and equipment

As a distribution partner for Metrix, the USA condition monitoring specialists, Northants based Ixthus Instrumentation provides preventative maintenance equipment for vital asset protection on large plant and rotating machinery such as compressors, pumps, turbines, cooling towers, gear boxes and more. Catastrophic failure of these types of machines often cause serious consequences for plant operation, including Read more about Preventative Maintenance – Sensors and systems to monitor your plant and equipment[…]

Dyneo+, the new range of connected motors with very high efficiency levels

Nidec Leroy-Somer announces Dyneo+, its new range of super premium efficiency permanent magnetassisted synchronous reluctance motors. Combining the performance of synchronous permanent magnet technology with the easy set-up of induction motors, the Dyneo+ motors have been designed to meet the most stringent requirements of industrial applications while offering them even more options using digitalization. With Read more about Dyneo+, the new range of connected motors with very high efficiency levels[…]

With precision and reliability to the top

Tacho generators in drives of mountain railways and ski lifts are exposed to enormous strain. Nevertheless, they must perform for precise and reliable speed measurement. This is why manufacturers rely on HeavyDuty solutions from Baumer Hübner. What does it take for a tacho generator to withstand the rough conditions on snow-covered mountains? Every day and Read more about With precision and reliability to the top[…]