The Schaeffler Group
The Schaeffler Group – together with its INA, LuK and FAG brands – is one of the world’s leading integrated industrial and automotive suppliers. Schaeffler is synonymous with highest quality, outstanding technology and a singular innovative ability. With its high-precision components and systems for engine, transmission, and chassis applications as well as a full line of rolling and plain bearing solutions for a wide range of industrial applications, the Schaeffler Group is a key contributor to “Mobility for tomorrow.”
When it comes to bearings, Schaeffler has always been at the forefront of technological innovation. Industry firsts – such as the development of the needle roller & cage assembly, or the groundbreaking ball grinding machine that is regarded as the foundation of the entire rolling bearing industry – have earned Schaeffler a unique distinction among the world’s great bearing companies.
The industry-leading quality and reliability of INA rolling bearings, engine components and linear technology have made Schaeffler a recognized and reliable partner to numerous customers in the industrial sector throughout the world.
Whether it is high-precision bearings for aerospace applications, sensor wheel bearings for passenger cars, or large bearings with outside diameters of over four meters for wind turbines, FAG is the No. 1 choice for customers in the aviation and aerospace, industrial and automotive sectors.
Schaeffler’s Industrial Division offers a range of over 225,000 products to more than 60 industrial sectors, while an extensive array of automotive applications are covered by approximately 40,000 volume-produced Schaeffler catalog products. Clutch systems, transmission systems, and torsion dampers from the LuK brand – the world’s fourth largest clutch manufacturer – have been synonymous with unsurpassed innovation, customer focus and quality for numerous products in the automotive drive train.
Schaeffler Industrial Services offers a broad range of maintenance products and services to assist customers with bearing mounting and dismantling, lubrication, alignment as well as condition monitoring.
X-life is Schaeffler’s seal of quality for ultra-high performance products under the INA and FAG brands. X-life products are characterized by higher basic dynamic load ratings compared to the conventional standard, resulting in a longer rating life and operating life.
With around 92,000 employees, Schaeffler is one of the world’s largest family companies and, with approximately 170 locations in over 50 countries, offers a worldwide network of manufacturing locations, R&D facilities, and sales companies.
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