The Schaeffler Group – together with its FAG, INA and LuK product brands – has been driving forward groundbreaking inventions and developments in the field of motion technology for over 75 years. With innovative technologies, products, and services for electric mobility, CO₂-efficient drives, chassis solutions, Industry 4.0, digitalization and renewable energies, Schaeffler is a reliable partner for making motion more efficient, intelligent, and sustainable – over the entire life cycle. The motion technology company manufactures a broad portfolio of high-precision components and systems for drive train and chassis applications as well as a full line of rolling and plain bearing solutions for a wide range of industrial applications.
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 FAG and INA rolling bearings and linear technology have made Schaeffler a recognized and reliable partner to numerous customers in the industrial sector throughout the world. Firmly committed to manufacturing “in the region, for the region,” Schaeffler supplies many of its rolling bearing products for industrial applications from the company’s production facility in Joplin, Mo. Schaeffler also operates a Linear Quick Center in Fort Mill, SC, that provides custom-cut round shafting and rails, linear ball bearings, and an extensive line of actuators.
Schaeffler’s Industrial Division offers a comprehensive selection of over 225,000 products to more than 60 industrial sectors in eight primary Industrial business units, including Aerospace, Industrial Automation, Off-Road, Power Transmission, Railway, Raw Materials, Two-Wheelers and Renewables. No matter the application, Schaeffler’s product solutions and expert service offerings are designed to improve the performance and reliability of all types of industrial equipment and machinery, while reducing downtime and overall operating costs. An overview of Schaeffler’s industrial solutions is available here.
The Schaeffler Lifetime Solutions business unit offers a full suite of industrial maintenance products and services to assist customers with bearing lubrication, mounting, alignment as well as condition monitoring. Schaeffler Lifetime Solutions innovations include our portfolio of industry-leading condition monitoring solutions, automatic and “smart” lubricators, Arcanol™ greases, versatile induction heaters and other tools – physical as well as digital – and much more.
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 greater performance density as well as higher basic dynamic load ratings compared to the conventional standard, resulting in a longer rating life and operating life.
One of the largest engineering & technology firms in family ownership, the Schaeffler Group encompasses a worldwide network of manufacturing plants, R&D facilities and sales companies at approximately 200 locations in over 50 countries.
Schaeffler has been pioneering groundbreaking inventions and developments in the fields of motion and mobility for over 75 years. One of the largest engineering & technology firms in family ownership, the Schaeffler Group encompasses a worldwide network of manufacturing plants, R&D facilities and sales companies at approximately 200 locations in over 50 countries.
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Sustainability is an integral part of Schaeffler’s DNA. Our production processes focus on energy efficiency, environmental compatibility and conservation of resources. Schaeffler’s manufacturing processes will be carbon-neutral at all of our production sites worldwide by 2030, representing our company’s contribution to climate protection. At the same time, we are continuously expanding our climate protection ambitions, which we are increasingly incorporating into our entire supply chain. We invite you to review the Schaeffler Sustainability Report 2022 to learn more.