Electrifying City Bus Fleets in Europe
The EU is serious about transitioning to a carbon-neutral future, and electric buses are a big part of the plan. Michal Zagozda of Groeneveld-BEKA by Timken talks about the success of Polish bus manufacturers, and how automatic lubrication systems play an important role.
One-of-a-kind Capabilities for Robotics
Timken grows its power transmission leadership by acquiring companies with complementary product lines and technical expertise. The addition of SPINEA makes Timken a leading producer of small high-precision cycloidal robotic gears.
Automated Lubrication for Offshore Wind Turbine Installation Ships
Before offshore wind turbines can create renewable energy, they must be installed. Groeneveld-BEKA lubrication systems make this monumental task easier, safer and more sustainable for massive offshore lifting ships.
Ceramic Hybrid Bearings: Advancing Air Travel
Commercial jet and rotorcraft designers are pushing boundaries for greater performance, efficiency and sustainability. Two aerospace engineering experts explain how Timken® hybrid cylindrical and tapered roller bearings will advance the next generation of aircrafts.
Food Production 4.0
Groeneveld-BEKA’s broad portfolio of automatic lubrication systems support the safe, efficient and high-tech production of essentials like cereal, veggies and canned goods.
Storm Water Management: New Orleans, Louisiana
Since Hurricane Katrina in 2005, billions have been invested in new and refurbished pump stations to prevent another catastrophic flood. Philadelphia Gear by Timken applies 130 years of power transmission expertise to customize solutions for 200+ pump stations protecting the region’s 1.3 million residents.
More Power, More Efficiently: How TRBs Are Transforming the Wind Industry
As wind turbine manufacturers compete to build the next largest turbine, they look to tapered roller bearings to carry extreme loads reliably while reducing mainshaft size requirements. Marlé Fernandes talks about why Timken is top-of-mind in the design phase of these giant machines.
The Power of Connection
Wind turbine designers connect with Timken for technical solutions throughout the drivetrain. Here’s how the company’s capabilities in couplings and other power transmission components help make wind energy more technically and economically viable.
Engineering Better Patient Care
A patient receiving open heart surgery and a crash survivor learning to walk again both benefit from Rollon linear motion technologies. So do their health care providers. Here’s how Rollon supports positive medical outcomes and increases provider efficiencies worldwide.
Automatic Lubrication Helps Wind Energy Grow
Renewable energy industries account for 13% of Timken’s business, and that number continues to grow thanks to the diversity of its product portfolio. Groeneveld-BEKA’s Bernd Bertelmann talks about how automatic lubrication is helping drive the company’s growth in wind energy — contributing to a more sustainable world.
Engineered for Resilience: Timken Rail Technologies Solve for Every New Challenge
From freight wagons in the Arctic Circle to high-speed passenger trains, the rail industry has widely unique operating needs. Across continents, climates and technical requirements, Timken’s deep bearing expertise helps rail operators move people and products efficiently, reliably and sustainably.
Rollon Innovates for Eco-friendly E-buses
Rollon telescopic rails now equip the battery boxes of every new electric bus in Russia. Pavel Vaganov explains how their linear motion expertise is being applied in a global EV bus market that is set to grow 13.9% CAGR by 2030.
Staying Aligned in Tough Conditions
After confirmed success with steel, the innovative design of the Timken® ADAPT™ bearings offer similar opportunities for the paper industry.
The World’s Most Reliable Housed Units—for the World’s Toughest Jobs
Adrian Menzies, one of Timken’s housed unit experts, shares why those who install and maintain the world’s most challenging industrial equipment choose highly-engineered housed units for performance they can count on.
Timken Power Systems: The End-to-End Service Provider Powering Hydro
Timken Power Systems is a leading service provider offering repair and overhaul for the entire industrial drivetrain, end-to-end in the United States. This helps renewable energy providers deliver reliable hydroelectricity to communities.
Solar Power: Mohave Desert, California
BrightSource Energy’s Ivanpah power plant turns the intense sunlight of the Mohave into electricity for 140,000 California homes. To optimize output, the team relies on Cone Drive gear sets to precisely position 173,000 heliostats.
The Sustainable Advantages of Groeneveld-BEKA’s Twin Line
Wilson Balbiani, of Groeneveld-BEKA Lubrication Systems by Timken, weighs in on how automatic lubrication products are making off-road construction and port equipment more environmentally sustainable.
Wazee Crane. Making BIG Things Happen.
Lifting and maneuvering multi-billion-dollar equipment in manufacturing and testing environments requires precision overhead material handling systems. See how Wazee Crane, part of Timken Power Systems, helped in handling the Sierra Nevada Dream Chaser® spacecraft and other critical spacecrafts and satellites.
A Powerful Force: Groeneveld-BEKA Brings Automatic Lubrication to Timken Customers Around the World
With the acquisition of BEKA Lubrication, Timken is now the second-largest player globally in the growing automatic lubrication market.
Timken Enters Food & Beverage with Expanded, Premium Product Lines
By putting together the broadest range of bearings and power transmission products available for food and beverage, Timken is helping the industry become safer and more efficient.
The Bearing that Started It All
The world’s greatest tapered roller bearing has seen a myriad of upgrades since its introduction in 1899. Doug Smith, vice president of technology, talks about how Timken is unleashing the power of all that experience to expand the product portfolio.
Acquisition of Premium Brand Rollon Adds Linear Motion to Timken
Timken completed its acquisition of The Rollon Group in 2018, making a significant move into robotics and automation.
Timken Adds Precision Gearing Solutions to Its Growing Portfolio
Customers in growth markets, such as solar, robotics, and food and beverage, stand to benefit from Timken’s Cone Drive acquisition, as the company broadens and expands its global offerings.
Building the World’s Longest Railway Tunnel
The Gotthard Base Tunnel is the longest railway tunnel in the world. During its seven years of construction, Timken made sure the team never ran short of the 130 bearings required for each boring machine’s cutter face.