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18.02.2014 - 14:55

The first estimate of the Czech Statistical Office shows that the Czech economy grew in IV.Q.2013 the most rapidly during the last six years. Among the companies that are not afraid to invest in new technologies and enter new markets is also ZKL Group. Even in non-optimal economic environment ZKL shows the growth of its business. In the year 2013, sales of ZKL reached nearly 1.5 billion CZK, due to both significant increase in labor productivity, as well as continuous innovation and investment in the production itself.

18.02.2014 - 12:12

During 3. – 6. 2. 2014 the largest international meeting of investors, financiers and mining professionals from the mining and minerals took place in Cape Town, South Africa. The meeting was held under the trade fair MINING Indaba 2014. ZKL attended this trade fair for the first time as a member of the Czech official delegation with the support of the Ministry of Trade and Industry of the Czech Republic. Mrs. Jana Pařízková, ZKL Area Sales Manager for sale in Africa and Mr.

21.01.2014 - 15:42

Last year, at the beginning of December, ZKL technicians mounted a split bearing in China. Their expertise, precise work and, last but not least, European quality products lead to the request of the management of the Chinese mining company to visit the ZKL production in Brno.
Last week the general manager Ing. Jiří Prášil, CSc. had the chance to welcome the Chinese company´s representatives.

16.01.2014 - 08:16

Because of frequent demands our customers, ZKL Group have developed its first types of sealed spherical roller bearings. Sealed spherical roller bearings are mainly designed for applications, where is possibility of increased humidity or impurity. The big added value of sealed spherical roller bearings is, that the service life can be 3 times longer. In the current year the range of sealed spherical roller bearings is planning to be extended.

09.12.2013 - 11:08

Technicians of ZKL returned from a visit to China. The goal of their visit, however, was not tourism or business negotiation, but installation of ZKL split bearings PLC 512-73, bearing elements and shafts establishment directly at the customer - a major mining company.

09.12.2013 - 09:49

At the end of November Mr. Michal Zafirelis, Executive Director of ZKL Bearings CZ, and Mr. Martin Zbožínek, Head of Design Department of ZKL Research and Development went on their business trip to Thailand. The aim of their trip was not only participation at the trade fair MASHEX ( International Machine Tools and Metalworking Technologies), which was attended also by a ZKL authorized distributor Dhana Sirma company, but especially training seminars for distribution network and end users.

25.11.2013 - 07:20

In order to renew the machinery equipment for the production of rolling elements, a project of the purchase of a forging press has been set up with the support of Ministry of Trade and Industry of the Czech Republic.

It is single-stage forging press S210, which can form rolling elements of components - cylinders, cones and spherical rollers. It is possible to produce such rolling elements within a dimensional range from Ø 12 mm to Ø 30 mm. The speed of the forging press is from 85 to 130 pcs./min. The raw material used for the processing is a coiled wire with a weight up to 2 tons.

15.11.2013 - 08:12

In July, we announced the initiation of construction of the ZKL central warehouse in Brno. Construction works has progressed significantly since then. Look at the current state of the building.
New warehouse on an area of 3000 m2 will allow to store a total of 9700 pallets in height-stock and 715 pallet places in eight tower-loaders of Kardex. ZKL Group expect increasing the speed and volume of shipped bearings.

29.10.2013 - 14:46

On 17th and 18th October 2013 a conference focused on the bearing industry with leading companies representing key sectors of the Hungarian economy took place in Hungarian town Zamárdi.

During the conference an entire day was dedicated to the presentation of ZKL company, its products, new technologies and technical-consulting services provided to our clients.


ZKL is the biggest manufacturer of large-scale spherical-roller, special and split bearings in Central Europe.

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