Press Release

NSK Americas-Franklin Facility Celebrates Its 20th Year Anniversary

Franklin, Ind. (October 18, 2013) - NSK Americas-Franklin Facility celebrated its 20th year anniversary Friday, October 4, 2013. To commemorate NSK hosted a special ceremony from 10:00 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. NSK venders, community partners, retirees, and current employees were invited to attend this ceremony. In the evening, NSK hosted an Open House for all NSK employees and their families from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Cecelia Henson, who performed the National Anthem for Franklin facility's grand opening ceremony, delivered a second rendition at the 20th Anniversary Ceremony. Special guest speakers from NSK and Franklin Community honored and recognized employees celebrating 20 years of service.

Franklin community leaders, Mayor Joe McGuinness of Franklin and Nancy Plake, Executive Director of the United Way of Johnson County were among our honored list of guest speakers in addition to NSK Senior Management and Plant Management staff.

Invited guests toured both facilities after the ceremony commences.

About Franklin Facility

Location Franklin City, Indiana State, U.S.A.
Products bearings and ball screws
Number of employees about 400
Total site area 242,822㎡
Representative Bernard M. Lindsay, NSK AMERICAS, INC. CEO

About NSK

Established in 1916 and headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, NSK is a world-class manufacturer of motion and control products, leading the industry with superior quality, engineering research and technical innovation. NSK produces and distributes a wide range of rolling element bearings, linear motion and automotive component products for a variety of applications.

Operating in the Americas, NSK Corporation is a member of the NSK Ltd. Group and is headquartered in Ann Arbor, Michigan. NSK Corporation has a network of sales and engineering teams working in partnership with customers to deliver high performance products, application-specific, solutions, superior technical support and exceptional services to the Americas market. The company's strategically located manufacturing and distribution center supply both original equipment manufacturers and the industrial aftermarket through a broad distribution network. For more information, visit new window