Press Release

NSK welcomes visitors to SIMTOS 2018 (Seoul International Manufacturing Technology Show)

NSK Ltd. (NSK; Headquarters: Tokyo, Japan; President and CEO: Toshihiro Uchiyama) will exhibit its products and technologies at the Seoul International Manufacturing Technology Show (SIMTOS 2018), to be held at the Korea International Exhibition Center (KINTEX; Goyang, Gyeonggi-do) from Tuesday, April 3rd to Saturday, April 7th.

SIMTOS is one of the world's preeminent international industry expos for a wide variety of manufacturing technologies including machine tools, components, and other related tools and machinery. This year, there will be an estimated 100,000 visitors and over 1,100 companies from 35 countries participating in the event.

To pique the interest of South Korea, a country with state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities, NSK will exhibit its newest improved functionality products and technologies, and products produced nearby at the NSK Korea Changwon Plant.

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Major Exhibits

Ball Screw PLAYER(技術象徴展示)
Ball Screw Player (technology feature exhibit)

Come and hear the joyous musical melodies created by ball screws. Unique NSK micro-fabricated screw surface and minutely controlled nut rotational speeds enable the device to play any kind of melody.

Nut Cooling Ball Screw
Nut Cooling Ball Screw

This ball screw features a cooling mechanism in the nut, designed to accommodate the increasing speed and precision of machine tools. Now with optimized cooling structure and improved cooling effect.

Newly Developed “SURSAVE™” Cage in Angular Contact Ball Bearing for Machine Tool Main Spindle

This product reduces Non-Repeatable Run Out (NRRO) by 50% compared to conventional models, generates less heat, operates at higher speed, and contributes to high-precision processing. Enables ultra-high-speed applications of 3 million dmn (under oil and air lubrication conditions).

NSK Linear Guides
Precision bearings, NSK Linear Guides™, and other products produced at the NSK Korea Changwon Plant
  • NSK ROBUSTSHOT Series of ultra-high-speed angular contact ball bearings for machine tools
  • NSK ROBUSTRIDE Series of single row, high reliability cylindrical roller bearings
  • High speed, low noise ball screws and high functionality precision ball screws
  • Ball screw with X1 Seal, Roller guides with V1 Seal
  • NSK Linear Guides, NH Series and NS Series
  • Small diameter and standard size deep groove ball bearings


Overview of Exhibition

Name SIMTOS 2018 (Seoul International Manufacturing Technology Show)
Date April 3-7, 2018
Venue KINTEX 1 & 2 (Goyang, Gyeonggi-do)
Booth No No. 04A120, Hall 4
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