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15 January 2021 BI consolidates Tier 2 electrical products under ALPHA brand
Following the recent successful launch of the ALPHA Drive Micro and the ALPHA Drive Plus range of Variable Speed Drives, leading supplier Bearings International (BI) is excited to announce the rebranding of its...
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14 December 2020 BI plans strategic acquisitions, new products and services for 2021
The current economic situation might offer excellent opportunities for acquisitions within its field of operation, comments Bearings International (BI) Managing Director Bart Schoevaerts. This comes off the back of...
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12 November 2020 BI is up to date with the latest quality standards thanks to BSI
Leading supplier Bearings International (BI) is up to date with the latest quality standards thanks to the services provided by the BSI Group South Africa. These standards are ISO 9001-2015, ISO 14001-2015 and OHSAS...
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5 November 2020 ABB and BI extend partnership to include high-efficiency IE3 motors
Low-voltage IE3 motors from ABB Africa will now be distributed by leading supplier Bearings International (BI). This is an extension of the existing partnership between the two companies, with BI already a...
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8 October 2020 Dodge ISN spherical roller bearings from BI take the guesswork out of mounting
The Dodge ISN Safety Mount spherical roller bearings from ABB, distributed by leading supplier Bearings International (BI), feature a patented integral adapter mounting and removal system that makes it easy to...
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7 September 2020 Gender transformation is a strategic imperative for BI
As gender and ethnicity transformation is part of the strategic imperatives of Bearings International (BI), it focuses on building a strong talent pipeline by employing a number of young black individuals yearly and...
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26 August 2020 I-MAK gearboxes from BI feature a two-year warranty
Bearings International (BI) has been supplying gearboxes from I-MAK, a Turkish OEM based in Istanbul, since 2019 as part of its Bauer range, according to Couplings and Gearboxes Product Manager Hilton Woest.
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11 August 2020 BI all set to accelerate its expansion drive into Africa
BI’s focus to expand into Africa will accelerate with support from Hudaco’s newly-established project division The main aim of the newly-established projects division of holding company Hudaco is to create...
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31 July 2020 BI is a critical supplier to sugar mills
From the growing of sugar cane on the agricultural side to sugar refineries on the production side, leading supplier Bearings International (BI) plays a key role in this important economic sector. With 60 years’...
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9 July 2020 BI adheres to Level 3 safety protocols as full branch network reopens
The easing of the national lockdown to Level 3 has allowed leading supplier Bearings International (BI) to reopen its countrywide branch network under strict coronavirus regulations. In addition, a small percentage...
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