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Seven Decades of Expertise

Waukesha Bearings is a market leader in custom-engineered fluid film bearings, magnetic bearing systems and seals for high-performing turbomachinery. Our highly specialized solutions reflect more than seven decades of expert engineering and refinement.

About Waukesha Bearings

Combination tilt pad bearing with copper chrome (CuCr) backed thrust pads (MS range)

Leading with Engineering

The application knowledge and engineering expertise of Waukesha Bearings is unmatched. Industry leaders trust us to deliver superior performing products the first time, every time – even in the most challenging applications.

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Bearing engineering and design
Research & development test rig for fluid film thrust bearings

Research & Development

The Waukesha Bearings Innovation team validates designs and replicates real-life operating conditions to predict performance. We also develop new application solutions that continue to set the industry standard and keep our customers competitive in their markets.

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Precision Manufacturing

Quality is engrained in every Waukesha Bearings solution. Our global facilities are equipped with state-of-the-art equipment, manufacture components to the tightest tolerances, and have ISO 9001:2015 certified quality management systems.

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Quality inspection

News and Events

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Waukesha Magnetic Bearings Achieves ISO 45001:2018 Certification

February 1st, 2022

Waukesha Magnetic Bearings is proud to announce achieving ISO 45001:2018 Occupational Health & Safety (OH&S) Management Systems Certification.
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Dover Precision Components Expands Its TruTech High Performance Materials Portfolio

January 7th, 2021

TruTech® materials deliver the latest advances in polymer science to enhance the performance and reliability of critical components in rotating and reciprocating machinery.

Waukesha Bearings to Present at ASME Turbo Expo Virtual Conference

September 9th, 2020

Waukesha Bearings will present "Experimental Investigation and Numerical Modelling of a Large Heavily-Loaded Tilting Pad Journal Bearing With Polymer Lined Pads."
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Dover Precision Components Takes Occupancy of New Innovation Lab

August 18th, 2020

The company's fluid film bearing and reciprocating compressor component test rigs get a new home in Houston.


Join our team and join an industry leader. As part of Dover Precision Components and Dover Corporation, Waukesha Bearings offers competitive compensation, an attractive benefits package and opportunities for growth.

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