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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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