Waukesha Bearings is a leading designer and manufacturer of engineered hydrodynamic bearings and magnetic bearing systems for high-performing turbomachinery in oil & gas, power generation, marine and industrial markets. Typical applications include gas, steam and hydro turbines, centrifugal gas compressors, generators, gearboxes, pumps and motors. Waukesha Bearings’ range of oil and process lubricated bearings are optimized for top performance in challenging environments and engineered for low power consumption, reduced temperatures, and increased reliability and efficiency. Waukesha’s field-proven magnetic bearing systems offer superior performance and availability along with environmental benefits.
Founded in 1946, Waukesha Bearings has been an operating company of Dover Corporation (NYSE: DOV) since 1977. Headquartered in Pewaukee, Wisconsin, USA, Waukesha Bearings maintains facilities in the United States, United Kingdom, Mexico, Russia, Japan, and localized sales representation around the world to serve a global customer base.
Waukesha Bearings recently acquired Inpro/Seal, a leading designer and manufacturer of engineered system and bearing protection solutions for rotating equipment. – less