Press Release

NSK welcomes visitors to AISTech 2017

NSK Ltd. (NSK; Headquarters: Tokyo, Japan; President and CEO: Toshihiro Uchiyama) announced that it will exhibit its products and technologies at AISTech 2017.

About AIST

Association for Steel and Technology is a non-profit organization that's mission is to advance the technical development, production, processing and application of iron and steel. Events like AISTech are used to network, educate and offer sustainability programs for advancing iron and steel technology.

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Visit Booth 1936 to install a Four-Row Tapered Roller Bearing installation bearing in our virtual training space. Take part in this interactive training space and see if have the knowledge to prevent downtime. Attendees will not only learn how to install a bearing, but how proper installation leads to better bearing performance.

Major exhibits

4-Row Taper Sealed-Clean Roller Bearing
  • Increased load capacity
  • Super TF steel material extends bearing life
  • Improved KVS Seal type minimizes damage and allows for easier handling
4-Row Taper Sealed-Clean Roller Bearing
Anti-Wear Spherical Roller Bearing
  • Improved material strength of outer ring
  • Improved wear resistance
Anti-Wear Spherical Roller Bearing
NSK Slewing Ring Bearings
  • Reconditioning
  • Storage Program Options
  • Technical Field Services
NSK Slewing Ring Bearings


Conference: Technical Papers

NSK Americas will also present technical papers during the AISTech 2017 conference sessions. The following topics will cover maintenance and reliability.

Session: New Cold Mill Roll Technologies
“Converting to Sealed Work Rolls”
Presented by Ashley Rose and Jon Reisterer
Tuesday, May 9 @ 3:00 pm, Room 102A
Session: RE Enhancement, Hot Isostatic, Processing & Bearing Fatigue Life
“Bearing Fatigue Life: The Detrimental Effect of Carbide Segregation”
Presented by Beth Brazitis and Paul Brda
Wednesday, May 10 @ 9:00 am, Room 202A

Overview of Exhibition

Name of Exhibition AISTech 2017
Dates Monday May 8 – Wednesday May 10, 2017
Location Music City Center | Nashville, TN USA
NSK Booth No. Booth #1936
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