Press Release

NSK to Exhibit at SEMICON Japan 2014


NSK Ltd. (NSK; Headquarters: Tokyo, Japan; President and CEO: Norio Otsuka) will exhibit its products and technologies at SEMICON Japan 2014, to be held at Tokyo Big Sight (Koto Ward, Tokyo) from Wednesday, December 3 to Friday, December 5.

Driven by the immense demand for smartphone and automobile applications, the semiconductor market is expected to maintain robust growth. Semiconductors are being pushed to offer greater performance, multifunctionality, speed, and power savings, all while being smaller, lighter and lower in cost than ever. In response to these high-level market needs, NSK has prepared the following semiconductor market-oriented products with superior features for its exhibit at SEMICON Japan 2014, based on the concept of Your Real Partner™ NSK's Technology - Taking Your Business to the Next Stage.

NSK's Technological Contributions

  1. Advanced clean technologies needed for miniaturization of semiconductor manufacturing processes
  2. Shorter product development and production lead times
  3. Improved maintainability and reliability
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Exhibit Products

New Product: Expansion of the PB series of Megatorque Motors™
Addition of high-torque spec models to the PB series lineup, boasting superior cost performance.
Dynamic Exhibit: Clean Z-axis Table
High-precision repeatable positioning version with air guide added to XY table
Dynamic Exhibit (reference exhibit): Z-θ Integrated Actuator Unit
Proposal for conveyance of light loads
Acoustic Comparison Exhibit: High-Speed, Low-Noise Ball Screw II
Demo of huge reduction in noise and vibration through the optimization of the screw groove design for improved productivity.
Special Environment Bearing SPACEA™ Series:
Special bearings that can withstand high temperature and vacuum environments

Note: Videos showing NSK products in operation will be made available on YouTube once the expo starts

Overview of Exhibition

Name of Exhibition SEMICON Japan 2014
Dates Wednesday, December 3 to Friday, December 5,
2014 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Venue Tokyo Big Sight
NSK Booth No. E4378 booth (East Hall 4)
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NSK makes the most of its years of expertise and outstanding technology development capabilities to continually provide customers with products that are highly reliable, deliver improved productivity and quality offer superior environmental and energy-saving performance, and keep maintenance costs low.