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A long term partnership with worldwide bearings manufacturer

A key player in the Bearings market, Ascometal® developped over the years an active partnership with bearings manufacturers and their suppliers, on an international basis.

This partnership consists in optimizing the technical characteristics of bearing (reliability, vibration reduction, performance in tough environments, cleanliness, mechanical properties, resistance to high temperatures or heavy load...) thanks the R&D center skills. Product quality aiming at excellence is the Ascometal® for bearings markets

Ascometal® teams partnership consists in optimizing the technical characteristics of bearings (reliability, lower vibrations, use in spoiled environment , cleanliness, mechanical characteristics, improvement of behaviour in high temperature or heavy load conditions…) thanks to the competences of our R&D center.

Excellence is top priority for Ascometal® for its bearing customers.

A accredited bearings steel offer : Carbon grades, through hardening grades, case hardening grades, grades satisfying particular specifications, Endurasco®.

Steel solutions for inner and outer bearing rings, latest-generation integrated bearing and rolling elements (balls, rollers, needles) for bearings used in automotive, trucks, railways and other mechanical (wind mills, machinery equipment) end use.

The extreme demands of many bearing manufactures have led Ascometal® to develop specific volume inspection processes and methods (Ultrasonic testing 10 up to 100 MHz, SEO-CDI, SEV …) guaranteeing optimized compatibility of our products with the real needs of bearing manufacturers.

An industrial configuration in line with market needs (bars, wire rod, spheroidized annealing, pickling, phosphating, precision cold drawing of wire rod).

End use examples for bearings used in automotive, trucks, railways and other mechanical (wind mills, machinery equipment) :

  • inner and outter rings
  • latest generation hub units and rolling elements (balls, rollers, needles)
  • Rolling parts : balls, rollers, needles
  • Integrated bearings : rings, balls...Among the main customers approvals

Among the main customers approvals:
Koyo, Groupe NSK, NTN SNR, NRB Bearings, Schaeffler, SKF, Timken...

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