Rail & Transit
With rising costs for fuel, road fees, drivers/engineers and skilled technicians, fleet & rail owners know that to remain profitable they need to look for efficiencies in every area of their operation. NTN bearings provide the best performance and reliability and are intended to reduce the total cost of ownership (TCO) and the life cycle cost (LCC) for your application.
Rail and Transit Bearings
Serving all of the major U.S. transit authorities
RELIABLE RAIL BEARINGS
As more and more commuters turn to public transportation, NTN is always working to provide new and improved ways to assist local and worldwide transportation systems. NTN supplies a large number of tapered roller bearings for gearbox, wheel, and journal applications, as well as ceramic-coated bearings for traction-motor applications.
Our diverse product line also features American made, case-carburized Bower tapered roller bearings and insulated bearings specifically designed for trail-traction motors. These ceramic or resin-coated bearings counteract damage caused by electrical currents in rail-car motors.
TRUSTED TRANSIT BEARINGS
The NTN-Bower® brand is a top choice for major transit authorities across the country. From New York City to Los Angeles and Orlando to Philadelphia, the largest, most stringent organizations demand our bearings for their fleets.
OEMs in the bus market turn to us because NTN-Bower products are backed with the most stringent quality standards in the industry. Our record of high customer satisfaction, dedication to R&D, unique solutions, proprietary technologies, and highest performing bearings has made us the first choice for transit OEMs for decades.
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