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Back to the Leonardo da Vinci years...

- Annecy - Corporate - Others

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Did you know?
Leonardo da Vinci, the creator of the ball bearing died 500 years ago!
Famous Italian scientist, he drew a small mechanical object taking up the principle of the Egyptian wooden logs. Nearly 422 years after his drawing, the first ball bearing was used in the industry.

 


Women's day 2020

- Annecy - Corporate - Events

Whether in research, manufacturing, marketing, quality or management, women are present within each department of NTN-SNR. In response to the still deep-rooted and stereotypical opinion that industry and technical occupations are more for men than for women, they say as one: industry is not a matter of… Read more

NTN-SNR introduces the crankshaft bearing labelled Solar Impulse Efficient Solution

- Annecy - Corporate - Technology

NTN-SNR has demonstrated that a state-of-the-art bearing reduces friction losses while still being competitive compared with a hydrodynamic bearing. In partnership with a leading car manufacturer, a first crankshaft bearing known as "journal" has been developed. The… Read more