News Releases

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06/01/04 RBC Bearings World Headquarters Relocating to Oxford
Fairfield, CT – June 10 2004) RBC Bearings, a well-known, global manufacturer of highly-engineered, precision bearing products for the industrial, aerospace, and defense markets, has announced that it is moving its corporate headquarters from Fairfield to Oxford, Connecticut.
03/01/04 RBC Bearings’ Hartsville Plant Certified to ISO 9001:2000
(Fairfield, CT – March 2004) RBC Bearings has announced that its manufacturing facility in Hartsville, South Carolina, has been awarded an ISO 9001:2000 Quality Certificate. “Earning certification to this worldwide quality standard shows the dedication of the Hartsville employees,” says Keith
02/01/04 RBC’s Industrial Tectonic Bearings Division Awarded “Gold Level Preferred Suppler” Status at Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control
(Fairfield, CT) RBC Industrial Tectonic Bearings (ITB), Rancho Dominguez, California, was promoted to Gold Level Preferred Supplier status at Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control, Orlando, Florida. ITB supplies high precision bearings to Lockheed Martin.
01/01/04 RBC Bearings Purchases Timken Airframe Products Business
(Fairfield, CT) Roller Bearing Company of America, Inc. (RBC Bearings) completed the agreement with The Timken Company to purchase its fixed-wing airframe products line today. The purchase included certain assets at a Timken factory in Torrington, CT, as well as selected airframe product lines
10/01/03 The Timken Company Announces Agreement to Sell Assets at Connecticut Plant
(Canton, OH – October 21, 2003) – The Timken Company (NYSE: TKR) today announced that it has reached an agreement in principle with Roller Bearing Company of America Inc. (RBC) for the sale of Timken's airframe business, which includes certain assets at its Standard Plant in Torrington, Conn.
10/01/03 RBC Bearings’ West Trenton Facility Achieves ISO Recertification
(Fairfield, CT - October 2003) RBC Bearings, global manufacturer of standard and custom-engineered bearings and related products, is pleased to announce that the West Trenton, New Jersey facility has successfully completed an ISO upgrade audit and is now certified to the ISO9001-2000 standard.
05/01/03 RBC’s Bremen Bearings Enhances Needle Roller Production Methods
(Fairfield, CT – May 2003) RBC Bearings' new roller production processes at its Bremen Bearings operation are resulting in higher output at lower cost. Certified to the automotive QS-9000 standard, Bremen Bearings has received numerous quality awards and special supplier certifications for their
03/01/03 Heim Unibal® Unground Bearings Offer Full Complement of Balls with Solid Inner Ring for Increased Load Capacity
(Fairfield, CT – March 2003) RBC Bearings' Heim Unibal® ball bearings offer superior ability to handle high loads and provide longer service life to such applications as wheels, casters, ammunition loaders, textile machines, door closers, power tools, conveyors, wheelchairs, pulleys, and lift
03/01/03 Nice Ball Bearings Offers Full Line of Standard and Special Solutions
(Kulpsville, PA – March, 2003) RBC Bearings' Nice Ball Bearings division announces the availability of a full line of ground, semi-ground, and unground bearing assemblies. The line includes inch dimension, radial, angular contact, and thrust ball bearings.
02/01/03 New RBC Nice Ball Bearings Catalog Available
(Fairfield, CT – February, 2003) RBC Bearings, global manufacturer of standard and unique custom industrial bearings and related products, has just completed a new Nice Ball Bearings catalog. This 32-page catalog details the complete line of precision ground and semi-ground radial bearings, heavy