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GGB - What is Tribology?

Tribology is not an isolated science, but rather a complex, multidisciplinary endeavor where advances are made by collaborative efforts of researchers from fields including mechanical engineering, manufacturing, materials science and engineering, chemistry and chemical engineering, physics, mathematics, biomedical science and engineering, computer science, and more. (read more)

GGB - Compact, weight-saving designs

The structure of GGB DP31 metal polymer self-lubricating bearings consists of a strong steel backing, a sinter bronze interlayer impregnated and overlaid with an anti-friction overlay consisting of PTFE (polytetrafluoroethylene), fluoropolymer and other performance enhancing fillers.
The design, structure and composition of DP31 self-lubricating bearings are ideally suited to... (read more)

GGB - Boot, Bonnet and Door Hinges

The majority of today’s passenger vehicles, vans and trucks are fitted with hinges that use self-lubricating GGB DP4 metal polymer plain bearings.

The structure of GGB DP4 automotive bearings consists of a strong steel backing, to which is bonded a porous bronze sinter interlayer impregnated and overlaid with a PTFE enriched wear resistant bearing layer.

This highly r... (read more)

GGB - GGB-DB - Monometal Bearing made from Cast Bronze

GGB-DB Maintenance-free bearing material for heavy duty applications (read more)

GGB - New Machinable Fiber Reinforced Composite Bearings

GGB Bearing Technology has developed HPMB®, a new self-lubricating fiber reinforced composite material with a machinable liner, providing tight dimensional control and class-leading tribological properties for hydropower applications. (read more)

GGB - New Case Hardened Steel Bearings

Designed to provide exceptional wear and seizure resistance in high load, low rotational speed applications, the new GGB-SHB™ bearings are ideal for use in earthmoving and drilling machinery, farm implements, hydraulic cylinders and a wide range of industrial equipment. (read more)


Thick Walled Monometal Bearings


  • Self-lubricating metal bearings produced by metallurgic powder
  • Maintenance-free bearings with homogeneously distributed solid lubricant (graphite, MoS2) in the metallic matrix
  • High load capacity and temperature ranges up to 600°C possible depending on the alloy
  • Corrosion resistant al...
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When you do business with GGB, you work with a company that understands the key issues in the oil and gas industry and is focused on developing bearing assemblies that last longer, require less maintenance and perform better than anything else on the market.

With short lead times, quick turnarounds and a global network of manufacturing, sales and service facilities, GGB is positio... (read more)

GGB - Global Leader in High Performance Bearings

GGB’s wide choice of product materials includes metal-polymer (e.g. the worldwide known DU bush), solid polymer, filament wound, metal bearings, bushing blocks and thrust plates as well as specialized housings and assemblies all available in standard or custom sizes and shapes, and manufactured to precise specifications. Application experts... (read more)

GGB - Stronger Bearings for Longer Service Life

Our self-lubricating, environmentally friendly agricultural bearings are used in tractors, backhoes, mowers, cultivators, seeders, harvesters, sprayers, plows, tillers, planters and more to deliver superior performance and reduce system costs. (read more)

GGB - Self-lubricating and maintenance-free

Industrial: General mechanical engineering, applications at high loads, iron foundry, steel and aluminum industry, furnaces, blower, steel
works, food and beverage industry, packaging equipment, agriculture and construction machines, handling equipment, tire molds, etc. (read more)

GGB - A Reliable, Lighter, Grease-Free Solution

For manufacturers of construction and other off-highway equipment, GGB fiber reinforced composite bearings are a greaseless, maintenance-free solution with an extended service life. Our bearings provide superior performance and lower cost of ownership without the need for complex automated greasing systems. (read more)

GGB - Nothing can replace experience

In Reinfeld, Germany, Hobie dealer Sport Mohr retrofits the boats for use in regattas. For greater ease and accuracy of steering, European regatta champion, Detlef Mohr, owner and operator of Sport Mohr turned to GGB for a bearing solution to reduce play and abrasion in the bolted joints of the boats’ dual tiller/rudder systems. (read more)

GGB - Self-lubricating, maintenance-free

Crop sprayers, both self-propelled and trailed, incorporate plain bearings in the pivot joints of the arms to fold and unfold them.

This demanding application requires plain bearings that can operate in all types of harsh weather conditions and resist corrosion from chemical exposure during controlled dosing of dry or liquid herbicides, pesticides and fertilizers. (read more)

GGB - Superior performance: metal polymer plain bushings

The superior performance of metal polymer plain bushings lies in their unique composite structure:

  • Impregnated anti-friction overlay enriched with PTFE and fillers or extruded thermoplastic tape
  • Porous sintered bronze interlayer for high wear resistance
  • Steel or bronze backing for high mechanical strength
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GGB - Engineered Plastics Bearings

Engineered plastics out of thermoplastic bearing material are processed by injection moulding. This production method enables us to produce unlimited dimensions in accordance to our standard, and also parts with special designs and features. (read more)

GGB - industrial bearings and Application Solutions

A Broad Range of industrial bearings and Application Solutions (read more)

GGB - Self-aligning bearing housing assemblies.

Typical applications include wind energy, handling systems, conveyor pulleys, printing and textile machinery, cranes, hoists, heating and ventilation equipment, and marine equipment, among others. (read more)

GGB - Good fatigue and wear resistance

•Suitable for use with oil lubrication
•High load capacity
•Good fatigue and wear resistance
•High mechanical strength
•Good friction
•Excellent machinability (read more)

GGB - Suitable for use with oil lubrication

•Suitable for use with oil lubrication
•High load capacity
•Good fatigue and wear resistance
•High mechanical strength
•Good friction
•Excellent machinability (read more)

GGB - GGB Bearings on Mars

Bearings Designed to Endure Extreme Conditions (read more)

GGB - GGB Bearings Go to Mars

GGB Bearing Technology, an EnPro Industries, Inc. (NYSE:NPO), is helping NASA’s Curiosity rover to explore the surface of the planet Mars. GGB manufactured DU® metal-polymer bearings are critical components in the drill that Curiosity is using to sample rocks in the Martian landscape in temperatures ranging from -54°C to +110°C (-65°F to +230°F). (read more)


Thin walled bimetal bearing produced by Metallurgic powder process. (read more)

GGB - Reliable, Durable Bearings to Extend Service Life

Often subjected to dirty, abrasive environments where maintenance is difficult or impractical, GGB self-lubricating bearings are ideal for use in iron foundries, steel plants and civil engineering projects, where they deliver a more reliable performance compared to bronze bearings (read more)

GGB - Superior Advantages in High Performance Bearings

GGB maintenance-free bearings are compatible with common hydraulic fluids and many types of water emulsions, making them ideal for use in vane pumps, gear and piston pumps and motors. In addition to excellent friction and wear properties, their ability to perform reliably under demanding loads and speeds make them well suited for many fluid power applications. (read more)