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Training videos make auto repairs safer

Training videos make auto repairs safer
The Automechanika Frankfurt 2018 exhibition marked the unveiling of two comprehensive NSK training videos for garages looking to improve their skills when replacing wheel hub bearings. The videos, which present a clear approach to hub bearing replacement, also offer informative tips to ensure this type of repair is faster, safer and more reliable for customers across Europe.
20th September 2018

Steering column offers greater driver safety

Steering column offers greater driver safety
A tilt and telescopic steering column with improved collision safety has been developed by NSK thanks to a new design of breakaway structure that improves reliability in an impact situation. In addition, the new unit is lighter for enhanced fuel economy and offers higher vibrational rigidity to improve driver comfort.
12th September 2018

Increasing service life and annual savings

Increasing service life and annual savings
An automotive component manufacturer has optimised the drive systems in its machining centres with help from NSK, a move that led to six times greater service life and annual savings of approximately €266,000.
14th November 2017


Years of innovation provided in high-speed rail bearings

Years of innovation provided in high-speed rail bearings
An unwavering goal to maximise safety in high-speed rail travel has led NSK to provide more than half of century of innovations that date back to the very first generation of Shinkansen bullet trains in Japan. Indeed, advanced development programmes have continued apace to the present day. This is because the latest-generation trains are getting even faster, which places yet higher demands on bearing technologies.
4th October 2017

NSK gains SNCF homologation for TGV wheelset bearings

NSK gains SNCF homologation for TGV wheelset bearings
The national railway company of France, SNCF, has granted final homologation for the use of NSK wheelset bearings for TGV very high-speed trains. This confirmation is the culmination of a five-year project that has seen NSK engineers liaise closely with SNCF to ensure that exact requirements could be met. Although NSK already received similar approvals in Japan, China and Korea, it is the first time that the company has received a homologation for an application of this type in Europe.
9th August 2017

First transmission-equipped wheel hub motor aims to improve safety

First transmission-equipped wheel hub motor aims to improve safety
Successfully demonstrating the world's first transmission-equipped wheel hub motor, NSK has had a breakthrough development intended to improve the environmental performance, safety and comfort of vehicles. By expanding on the knowledge gained from the prototype demonstration, NSK are now looking to commercialise specific components, including the wheel hub unit bearing with integrated speed reducer, and a one-way clutch unit.
16th March 2017

Automotive aftermarket strategy drives profits

Automotive aftermarket strategy drives profits
It has been announced that NSK is to enter into the Independent Automotive Aftermarket (IAM). In order to help the company gain market share as quickly as possible, NSK has developed a carefully structured aftermarket approach strategy that will also ensure its partners and garage owners become more profitable, efficient and effective.
12th December 2016

New automotive aftermarket strategy revealed from NSK

New automotive aftermarket strategy revealed from NSK
NSK has announced its entry into the Independent Automotive Aftermarket (IAM), based on its position as an OEM and first tier supplier. Helping the company gain market share as quickly as possible, NSK has developed a structured aftermarket approach strategy that will also ensure its partners and garage owners become more profitable, efficient and effective.
21st November 2016

Bearing technology used in hybrid bikes and motorbikes

Bearing technology used in hybrid bikes and motorbikes
eVinci Mobility, is using drive and chassis bearings from NSK for its ´Pike I´, a new concept in two-wheeled transportation that is capturing the attention of admirers. Klaus Rohne, Founder and CEO of eVinci said: “The Pike I is a global first: it combines the easy handling and dynamics of a bicycle with the power of a motorbike. Furthermore, it performs just as well on rough terrain as in city traffic.”
16th November 2016

Website unveiled for automotive aftermarket

Website unveiled for automotive aftermarket
  NSK is launching a website for the Independent Automotive Aftermarket (IAM), just in time for the Automechanika 2016 exhibition in Francfort. The introduction of this online portal supports the company´s entry into the aftermarket arena.
20th October 2016

Business development in the independent automotive aftermarket

Business development in the independent automotive aftermarket
Business development in the independent automotive aftermarket is certainly a priority for NSK, as well as leveraging its status as a long-established company serving OE car manufacturers to overcome the challenges of a highly competitive arena. Able to offer a number of key differentiators, such as an extensive manufacturing footprint, a proven track record in value-added solutions and a trusted network of distribution partners, NSK is looking to win market share and drive business growth.
9th August 2016

Compact vehicles benefit from latest EPS platform

Compact vehicles benefit from latest EPS platform
NSK’s latest EPS (Electrical Power Steering) system for the automotive industry differs from previous versions in that it has been developed specifically to conform with the ISO 26262 functional safety standard for road vehicles. Within ISO 26262, safety measures are defined for completed electrical and electronic systems, and the development process.
5th August 2015

NSK Develops Functional Safety Compliant Electric Power Steering

NSK Develops Functional Safety Compliant Electric Power Steering
NSK Ltd announced that it has developed a new electric power steering (EPS) system that is compliant with ISO Functional Safety for automobiles. The new system will support the much higher level of safety that has been in strong demand in recent years. In addition, this new product provides superior driving support functions. NSK intends to expansively market this new product for applications in many compact cars throughout the world and has set an overall EPS business goal of 250 billion yen in sales for the fiscal year ending March 2016.
16th April 2015


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