From Top Class Bearings to Africa Bearings

Posted on: August 16th, 2017 

Other than the name, not much has changed Top Class Bearings has become a familiar name in the Industry, known for quality products and reliable services. With our name change, we will continue supplying our clients with that which they have become accustomed to. We may have changed our name from Top Class Bearings to Africa Read More

SKF in India

Posted on: August 15th, 2017 

With two centres up and running in India and a plan to build three more in the Cities where SKF is present, the programme “YES”, short for the “Youth Empowerment Programme” has been running since 2013. This programme is set to train the youth of India between the ages of 18 and 24 who come Read More

Where It All Started

Posted on: August 3rd, 2015 

If you think about all the technological advances that influenced the way we live today, bearings probably aren’t the first thing that comes to mind. The truth is that we owe a lot to this often-overlooked component.   The concept of a bearing can be traced back to rolling bodies used around the world, including Read More

Know Your Bearings

Posted on: July 20th, 2015 

When it comes to bearings, they can range from being smaller than a grain of rice to being large enough to fit several people. a Bearing can be found everywhere – from cars to computers, to large-scale machinery. With this in mind, it’s easy to assume that you get different kinds of bearings, suited for Read More

New Part Number

Posted on: July 15th, 2015 

At Africa Bearings, we pride ourselves on offering high-quality bearings to our clients, SKF is one of the highest quality bearings on the market and it would be nearly impossible finding better quality. SKF Automotive Bearings Made from high-grade steel, the SKF Bearings are tough and durable. They can last a lifetime and although they Read More

SKF Receives Accolades

Posted on: July 6th, 2015 

SKF recently received top honours for outstanding performance in quality and logistics for manufacturing. This came at the PSA Group’s Best Supplier Awards ceremony in Poissy, France where they won 2 ‘Best Plant’ awards. SKF is dedicated to achieving excellence in their manufacturing, resulting in superior quality products. According to Aldo Cedrone, Director of Bearing Read More

The Sky’s The Limit

Posted on: May 12th, 2015 

SKF has recently been awarded a very prestigious contract to supply bearings for next-generation aircraft engines. CFM International, leading manufacturers of aircraft engines in the US, has awarded this much-coveted contract to SKF to supply mainshaft and gearbox bearings. These will be used in the LEAP engine programme, an aircraft turbofan engine. SKF has been Read More

Extending Machinery Life

Posted on: May 4th, 2015 

For any business, downtime will lead to lost profits. When dealing with specialised heavy equipment, the situation becomes all the more serious, as replacement and repairs are usually expensive. It is therefore important to keep your machinery in good working order through constant maintenance. Here follows 5 tips to keep your machinery going: Operators The Read More

SKF Sets The Reliability Benchmark

Posted on: April 14th, 2015 

Installed in the late 1980s as part of TransCanada’s oil-free compressor initiative, the SKF S2M Magnetic Bearings have lasted a quarter century and are still going strong. The bearings, which were installed at the Wolf Lake compressor station in Alberta, Canada, offer superior reliability and minimal servicing and maintenance requirements. In addition, the magnetic bearing Read More

Africa Bearings is proud to display our stockists

Posted on: March 11th, 2015 

Africa Bearings is a leading distributor of bearing products in South Africa. Africa Bearings has experience within the automotive, industrial and mechanical engineering industries and we are proud to pass this experience on to you. To back up our sublime levels of experience we offer excellent products to your business.   Some of our quality Read More