Press Release

NSK welcomes visitors to International Manufacturing Technology Show IMTS 2016 September 12 to 17, Chicago, IL.

NSK booth

NSK Ltd.(NSK; Headquarters: Tokyo, Japan; President and CEO: Toshihiro Uchiyama) will exhibit at IMTS September 12 to 17, at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL.

Visit East Building - booth #E-4733 - to see dynamic product demonstrations incorporating NSK's linear motion & control products.

Exposition: Snapshot of a few Featured NSK Products


NSK ToughCarrier™ offers 10 times longer life 4 times the rigidity by using rollers versus balls.Toughcarrier provides the highest load capcity for its size compared to standard ball type Monocarrier. A three axes Toughcarrier demo will be featured at the NSK booth.


NSK will also demonstrate the use of X1 seal in Tumbler Demo with NSK Ball Screw. The X1 seal offers superb contamination resistance where fine contaminants are present along with improved grease retaining performance. In addition, X1 offers low torque and minimized heat generation, which maximizes performance.


Bimal Nathwani and Yuu Koiwa from NSK Engineering will be presenting during the Technical Conference on Spindle Bearing Health Monitoring. The session will discuss different methods of failure detection.

Session date, Wednesday, September 14 1:15-2:10

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The Americas' Largest Manufacturing Show

The International Manufacturing Technology Show is one of the largest industrial trade shows in the world, featuring more than 2,000 exhibiting companies and 114,147 registrants. The event is held every two years in September at McCormick Place, Chicago.

Overview of Exhibition

Name of Exhibition IMTS 2016
Location McCormick Place, Chicago, IL
Dates September 12 to 17, 2016
NSK Booth No. #E-4733
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