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Hillhead 2016

Acorn Industrial Services all set for Hillhead 2016

The team from Acorn Industrial Services will be joining more than 460 other firms at Hillhead 2016 next week

Visit the THK Infomobile

THK Infomobile visits Acorn

Come and see THK Linear Motion products on display and take a tour of Acorn central distribution centre

Acorn Announces Major Distributorship Deal With Timken

An exciting new partnership with the highly regarded, market leading manufacturer Timken

TEC Motors Distributorship

Acorn expand their couplings & drives division to offer complete drives suloutions with TEC Motors

High quality engineering component supplier Acorn Industrial Services expand their Couplings & Drives Division following their latest appointment as an authorised distributor by motors and gearbox manufacturer TEC Electric Motors.

CONTI V FO Pioneer

Acorn showcase Contitech's New PIONEER Belt at Drives & Controls

Engineering component stockist Acorn Industrial Services Ltd is to lead the way by being the UK’s largest stockist of Contitech’s new high performance raw edge V belt – the FO PIONEER.

Directors from AxIndustries and Acorn Industrial Services Ltd

Axel Johnson International acquires Acorn Industrial Services

With the acquisition of industrial parts distributor Acorn Industrial Services Group, Axel Johnson International strengthens its position in the UK market and takes an important step in growing its business within bearings and transmissions.

SKF Maintenance Product Training at Acorn

SKF Maintenance Product Training

Acorn team up with SKF for a week of hands-on MaPro training


Ruland and Acorn form Partnership in UK Market

Established in 1937, Ruland focuses on the design and manufacture of high performing shaft collars and couplings.

Counterfeit bearings being distroyed

French customs destroy large shipment of counterfeits

Working with customs and police is one of the ways SKF combats the illegal trade in counterfeit bearings.

Counterfeit SKF bearings

The true cost of counterfeit bearings

Working with customs and police is one of the ways SKF combats the illegal trade in counterfeit bearings. Every seizure, regardless of size, puts a dent into the counterfeit trade. In July SKF supported French customs to seize two full cargo containers of counterfeit SKF bearings and housings, which subsequently were destroyed.