Press Release

NSK welcomes visitors to US's leading medical industry show

NSK innovations feature at MD&M WEST, February 9-11 in CA

NSK Ltd. (NSK; Headquarters: Tokyo, Japan; President and CEO: Toshihiro Uchiyama ) will exhibit at the MD&M West. MD&M is the one of the world's largest medical technology design and manufacturing exhibition and NSK will showcase its technologies and products that contribute to medical industry.

Under the theme “Many Solutions, One Source. NSK”, NSK exhibits many kinds of moving demo, a wide range of bearings, ball screws, and NSK Linear Guides™ used for medical industry. These products deliver high quality, compactness, and superior availability.

NSK booth image

Major exhibits

Moving demonstration:
Manipulation system for micro applications.
Enables the maneuvering of tiny objects using an electric-powered, highly responsive, precision manipulation system. Offers intuitive manual operation using a joystick as well as automatic operation with the push of a button.
Manipulation system for micro applications.
Static products:
Standard stock NSK linear guide™ used for CT Scanner achieve twice the life compared to the conventional products, interchangeable with the conventional products.
Standard stock NSK linear guide
Ball screws for standard stock compact FA series that enables high speed, low noise operation, and compactness.
Ball screws for standard stock compact FA series

Overview of Exhibition

Name of Exhibition MD&M West 2016
Location Anaheim Convention Center
Dates Tuesday February 9 to Thursday February 11 2016
NSK Booth No. 980
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About NSK

As Japan's first bearings manufacturer, NSK has a history spanning nearly a century. As one of the world's leading bearings manufacturers, NSK contributes to industrial development globally by quickly and accurately meeting the diverse needs of customers around the world.

Based on the theme of “Motion & Control" as the cornerstone of its business operations, the company develops and provides steering and other automotive parts as well as precision and parts products in addition to bearings.

NSK is a global enterprise with 214 facilities in 30 countries that serve a diverse range of industrial customers with a wide range of precision components in addition to bearings. NSK operates 65 plants across the globe, and among these, two-thirds are located outside of Japan.

JAMCO Corporation (now NSK Corporation) is established in Newark, New Jersey, U.S.A., as its first overseas sales company. Manufacturing and sales sites are later established in USA..

NSK's US operation has been contributing to the local economy for decades. Today, NSK in US is operating 10 sales offices, 1 R&D center, and 7 plants, and is supplying high quality products to many customers.