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BOURGET: NTN-SNR – the factory of the future is ready to take orders

16/06/2017

LOGO-SNR-NTNNTN-SNR exhibits at the Paris Air Show on June 19-25, well-prepared and ready to fumfill the orders coming from the signature of important contracts to supply bearings for CFMI’s LEAP, Pratt & Whitne’s GTF and Tolls Royce’s Trent 1000 and 7000 engines.

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Take-off project along with €27 M investment will allow to extend and upgrade Argonay facility (France) that is entirely dedicated to aerospace bearings manufacturing. The new “factory of the future” already manufactures the first parts. The investment process will be on till 2018 with robots, best in class machinery for rectification, complex machining and heat treatment, MES (Manufacturing Execution System) implementation, Lean approach and ergonomic workstations.
Furthermore, NTN-SNR works on transmission systems of new X6 helicopter of Airbus Helicopters. It intends to obtain client certification that will allow to enter LEAP bearings maintenance and repair sector and also develops R&D program in the area of powder metallurgy

Meat NTN-SNR on June 19-25, 2017 at the International Paris Air Show – booth B276 hall 2A.

About NTN-SNR ROULEMENTS:

NTN-SNR ROULEMENTS, with the HQ in Annecy (Haute-Savoie, France), is a subsidiary of NTN Corporation in Japan, one of the worldwide leader in bearings manufacturing. NTN-SNR manages and develops all the corporation’s activities in EMEA and Brazil. Major player in design, development and manufacturing of bearings and sub-assemblies for aerospace, automotive and industrial sectors, NTN-SNR provides a global offer and develops maintenance services and solutions. NTN-SNR employs 4 225 people, has 9 production facilities (6 in France) and 18 sales agencies.

Find out more: https://www.ntn-snr.com/