Bearings In The News – September 2017

Posted by Bradley Irwin on September 15, 2017

This month we are featuring two articles: “Vancouver Island Bridges Getting Seismic Upgrades” and “Timken Co. Seeks Growth Through Acquisitions.”

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Overview of the SKF Bearing Company

Posted by Bradley Irwin on September 8, 2017

SKF, short for Svenska Kullagerfabriken, is one of the world’s leading seal and bearing manufacturing businesses. It was first founded in 1907 in Gothenburg, Sweden.

This company supplies and manufactures power-transmission products, mechatronics products, maintenance products, condition-monitoring systems, lubrication as well as lubrication systems, seals, bearings and related services on a global level in 130 countries.

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Lug vs. Lugless Bearings: How Do They Compare?

Posted by Bradley Irwin on January 20, 2017

Your engine bearings are going to have a major impact on the performance of your engine. Because of this, you should make sure that you choose the appropriate bearings for your engine.

There are plenty of different choices available to you. One of the things you’ll have to think about is whether you would prefer lug or lugless bearings.

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Bearings In The News – January 2017

Posted by Bradley Irwin on January 13, 2017

This month we are featuring two articles: “Sikorksy S-92 Tail Rotor Failure Blamed On Bearing” and “Replacing Damaged Rubber Bearings Of Concrete Bridge”.

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An Overview of PEER Bearing Company

Posted by Bradley Irwin on January 6, 2017

PEER Bearing Company is a specialty company that focuses on the manufacture and supply of ball and roller bearings.

Established in 1941 as the Archer Bearing, the organization was renamed to PEER Bearing in 1961.

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An Overview of Maurey Manufacturing Corporation

Posted by Bradley Irwin on December 23, 2016

Maurey Manufacturing Corporation was created in the year 1917 by Eugene Maurey, Sr.. It was first called Up-To-Date Machine Works. They took on the name Maurey Manufacturing Corporation in 1933 in Chicago.

Since the company began, they have been at the forefront of a number of industries and have directly contributed to a lot to the industry.

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The History Behind The Timken House In San Diego

Posted by Bradley Irwin on December 16, 2016

Instead of the usual article on bearings or bearing companies, I thought I would mix it up a little bit today, offering some history stemming from and running alongside The Timken Company. Mr. Timken influenced more than just his business.

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