Press Release

NSK Welcomes Visitors to WIND EXPO 2019

New Lineup of Advanced Products and Technologies for Wind Turbines

NSK Ltd. (NSK; Headquarters: Tokyo, Japan; President and CEO: Toshihiro Uchiyama) will exhibit its products and technologies at Wind Expo 2019, to be held at Tokyo Big Site from February 27 to March 1, 2019.

Wind Expo is one of eight exhibitions being held at Tokyo Big Site for World Smart Energy Week 2019. The event features the newest and greatest in renewable energy, battery technology, and other next-generation energy systems. Exhibitors at Wind Expo will display leading-edge technology, components, and related solutions and services for wind turbines and wind power generation machinery.

NSK will exhibit bearings that increase reliability of the main shaft, gearbox, and generator of wind turbines. We will also showcase new technology and products that can drastically reduce turbine maintenance burden by protecting from wear and damage to extend useful service life.

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Major Exhibits

1. Ceramic Coated Insulating Bearing (New)

Ceramic Coated Insulating Bearing
  • Outstanding insulation properties prevent electrical erosion and arcing.
  • Drastically higher durability than conventional spray coated ceramic bearings.
  • Excellent heat dissipation properties minimize temperature rise, contributing to longer grease life.

2. Long Life AWS-TF™ (Anti White Structure Tough) Bearings

Long Life AWS-TF (Anti White Structure Tough) Bearings
  • Tough against white structure flaking which can cause premature bearing failure.
  • Outstandingly long service life contributes to reduced maintenance costs.
  • Available with black oxide coating (BOC) for even longer useful service life.

Exhibition Overview

Exhibition Name WIND EXPO 2019 - 7th International Wind Energy Expo & Conference
(Part of World Smart Energy Week 2019)
Dates & Time February 27 - March 1, 2019
(Wednesday to Friday)
Venue Tokyo Big Site (Tokyo, Japan)
NSK Booth East Hall 6, Booth E46-44
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