NKE AUSTRIA concluded the year 2005 with huge successes: a sales growth of 25.6%, a strengthened team, doubled production and warehouse areas, expansion to nine new markets such as India and Chile, and an extended product range.
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NKE AUSTRIA started construction of a new 1,600-square-metre production hall. The new extension, which is scheduled to complete in September this year, will further enhance NKE’s production capacity, especially in cylindrical roller bearings.
NKE AUSTRIA GmbH has recently received the Austria Quality Seal. The accredited quality seal is awarded to Austrian enterprises by the Austrian Association for the Promotion of Quality (ÖQA) after successful quality inspections. Quality Seal bearers receive with the commendation a certificate as proof of the distinguished quality of their products and services.
NKE AUSTRIA closed its show at the Motion Drive & Automation in Hannover with a huge success. With a focus on “Systems and Applications”, the NKE stand attracted a record number of visitors from 45 countries, including one third of the company’s existing customers.
NKE Bearings will participate in the Hannover Fair for the third time in 2005. The Hannover Fair is the world’s biggest trade show for technology, innovation and automation. NKE will have a 110-square-metre stand in “Motion, Drive and Automation”.
The special NKE Bearings College held in Havana on 20 to 24 September 2004 attracted 30 participants from all over Cuba. This successful event was jointly organised by NKE AUSTRIA and its distributor BDC International S.A.
NKE Bearings successfully passed the yearly monitoring audit for ISO 9001:2000 certification. This again demonstrated the company’s commitment to quality and customer satisfaction as well as continuously improving its quality systems.
NKE Bearings published the third edition of General Catalogue for rolling element bearings. This 1,300-page catalogue has been updated with the latest technical information, especially for angular contact ball bearings and spherical roller bearings.
NKE Bearings held its second International Distributor Conference on May 20 to 23. About 100 participants from 21 countries all over the world attended the four-day event which took place at the Hilton Danube Hotel in the Austrian capital city, Vienna.