History

 

YEAR

PARTICULARS

1961

  • Company founded as Antifriction Bearings Corporation in Technical Collaboration with STEYR DIAMLER PUCH AG, Austria for making Thrust Bearings.

1998

  • Technical alliance with NSK, Japan.
  • QS-9000 certification from TUV, Germany.

2002

  • Name changed to ‘ABC Bearings Limited’.

2005

  • SAP system installed. On Line ERP connectivity of all offices, go downs and plant.

2006

  • ISO/TS 16949 accreditation from TUV.

2007

  • ISO 14001 : 2004 Certification.
  • Joint Venture Agreement with NSK Limited
  • Pro-Engineer, Advance Mechanics, design software’s installed.

2008

  • Begin Exports to Toyota Philippines, Carraro Italy and Dana Italy.
  • NSK – ABC Bearings India Limited starts operations in Chennai.
  • Inventor 2009, design soft-ware installed.
  • Long Association Award received from Tata Motors.

2012

  • Product Expansion – Unitized Bearings for LCV, Slewing – Wind Mill, SRB – Wind Mill Drive

2013

  • High Capacity Bearings Developed for Pinion application

2013

  • Developed two slewing bearing for the Wagon loader application in five weeks for ELECON

2014

  • Low weight & High efficiency Bearings Development for wheel application

2014

  • 39 types of bearings developed in shortest time period for four wheel applications.

2014

  • Two CRB bearings developed for DANA India in two weeks time from design to sample readiness for testing

2014

  • Low torque bearings developed for pinion

2016

  • Technical Alliance with NSK has been ended in March 2016.

 

2017

  • Exited the Joint Venture Agreement with NSK Limited