Bearings are a globally sourced commodity. As such, quality control of regular deliveries as well as the evaluation of new suppliers is highly important. The common methods for quality control are either insufficient for detecting most serious flaws or require significant time, effort, and money. Rapid lifetime testing is a
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When scientific research aims to break down the existing limits of machine elements, the associated equipment must meet the highest demands. Professor Kirchner and his team at the Technical University of Darmstadt (TUD) intend to use the electrical properties of rolling contact bearings for various purposes, including as sensors. This
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When selecting a bearing supplier for industrial machinery, one typically needs more than just a bearing. In fact, what one really needsis a three-tiered serviceconsisting of application engineering, the bearing itself, and preventative maintenance services such as diagnostics and condition monitoring. Operators of industrial plants such as steel mills and
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Our newest EELPRAAX-130 test rig "Laura" We would like to welcome our newest test rig, an EELPRAAX-130 model christened "Laura." Laura is a twin to the first 4th generation test rig we built and sold earlier this year and will provide additional capacity at our testing facility in Aachen.The 4th
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In recent weeks, we have been updating our oldest test rigs, built from 2010 onwards, to the latest technological level. These upgrades will improve not only our measuring capabilities and software control, but also reduce our electrical needs. This increased efficiency is due on the one hand to optimized pipe
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Current Seminar Program

Our complete seminar program for 2021 is now online!

We are once again offering “Basics of Bearing Technology,” “Bearing Supplier Development,” and “Failure Analysis.” We are very excited to be adding an all new session on failure analysis, “Additional Causes for Failure.”

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Open Positions

We currently have an opening for a student assistant in technical sales/marketing based in our Aachen office. Please find further details here.