FAG has been one of the leading brands in the bearing industry since decades and stands for quality and innovation. It’s parent company, the Germany-based Schaeffler Group, is an integrated automotive and industrial bearing supplier. The company has a worldwide network of manufacturing locations, research and development facilities and sales companies. FAG bearings are widely used across the globe. They are supplied to NASA for space shuttle applications and also the European Consortium which manufactures the world-renowned Airbus planes. In addition to bearings, the company also produces its own line of premium-quality industrial lubricants known as Arcanol. With 40,000 catalog products, Schaeffler’s product range is the largest in the industry.
INA is another brand of the Schaeffler Group. Together, FAG and INA provide rolling bearings, linear guides and direct drives to around 60 sectors of industry.
Based in Osaka, Japan, NTN is one of the largest bearing producers in the world. Started in 1918, NTN has become a leading supplier of bearings to industrial and automotive markets. NTN products are known all over the world for their superior quality and reliability. The company’s network of sales, engineering and production facilities extends across 27 countries. They cater to a wide range of industries including construction, automotive, electric automobiles, wind turbines and mining. In addition to bearings, NTN produces constant velocity joints and precision equipment for cutting-edge fields.
ROCOL is a division of Illinois Tool Works Inc., a US-owned Fortune 150 company. Based in Leeds, UK, ROCOL manufactures technically advanced lubricants for industries all over the world. With its numerous brands and large product range, ROCOL provides a selection of lubricants that is hard to find elsewhere. In addition to variety, ROCOL is also known for its quality. ROCOL is recommended by most of the OEM and its food grade lubricants are also certified by USDA H1 & NSF. Their products comply to the highest standards and the company strives to uphold its motto: performance you can trust.
LYC (Luoyang Bearing Corporation) is a China–based bearing manufacturer. The company produces over 10,000 types of bearings using cutting-edge manufacturing technology. LYC supplies bearings to 70 countries and plays an active role in establishing bearing manufacturing standards in China. Founded in 1954, LYC has a long history in the industry and is one of the best bearing manufacturers to come out of China.