Schaeffler North America


Brochure | 2017-08
Rolling Bearings and Services for Mining and Processing


Brochure | 2012-09
Bearing Solutions and Services for Drilling Rigs


Our Global Technology Solutions provide you with industry-specific applications.



Raw material extraction and processing


Advanced bearings

Technical progress in the fields of mining and large conveyor equipment, the extraction and production of oil and gas and in the field of processing is accelerating constantly. Rolling bearings contribute to this development.

The rough operating and environmental conditions require extremely robust bearings. Due to our research and development activities and to an intensive exchange of experience with manufacturers and operators of machines and plants, the operational safety and the service life of the INA and FAG bearings has been increased constantly.

For all subsectors

Due to the different operating conditions, special requirements must be met. Our bearings offer the following advantages:

  • High operational safety and reliability
  • Extremely high load carrying capacity
  • Little maintenance required
  • Insensitive to shocks and vibration
  • Simple mounting and dismounting

For all machines and plants

Open pit mining equipment, underground mining equipment, conveying plants, tunnel boring machines, onshore and offshore equipment, drilling rigs units, reels on pipe-laying vessels, crushers, mills, vibrating screens, rotary kilns, sintering plants.

Services and products offered by INA and FAG

Technical consulting service using the latest methods, individual solutions to specific problems, various accessories, comprehensive range of services.


Schaeffler has supplied a special purpose induction heating device for large workpieces to TAKRAF GmbH, a manufacturer of bucket wheel excavators, stackers, crushers and conveyors for mining applications. The HEATER5000 has cut the heating time for a medium-weight two tons gear from six hours to just 20 minutes.

Product range

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