A global leader in slewing bearings supply, thyssenkrupp's Bearings unit started its production activities in January 1978, when Robrasa (former name of the company) was inaugurated. Since then, it has focused its work in manufacturing, recovering and special machining of this type of bearing.
thyssenkrupp provides bearings with diameters from 1000mm to 3500m for highly complex applications in transportation equipment, civil construction, cranes, measuring equipment, excavators, construction machines, wind turbines, among other segments.
The company is also a reference in services, with a portfolio ranging from technical assistance to installation supervision and life cycle monitoring to bearings recovering and machining .
Present in 10 countries, thyssenkrupp's Bearings unit has plants in Brazil (Diadema - SP), Dortmund and Lippstadt in Germany; Great Britain, France, Italy, Spain, USA, India, Japan and China.
The slewing bearings and rings produced by thyssenkrupp are used daily in important facilities as structural elements and also in the elements of mechanical engineering, i.e. cranes, excavators, aerial and telescopes, bearings for aerospace equipment, offshore technology, trains, subways, tunnel excavators, wind turbines, underwater turbines and solar power plants.