From fixed profile designs for lightly loaded applications to advanced tilt pad solutions for more demanding, high-load, high-speed applications, Waukesha Bearings offers a wide range of thrust bearings to provide an optimized solution no matter the application. Combination thrust/journal bearing designs are also available for applications with limited axial space.
Waukesha Bearings tilt pad thrust bearings are specially engineered for reduced power loss, oil flow and pad temperatures for the most reliable and efficient machine performance.
Tilt pad designs may be non-equalizing or self-equalizing with flooded or ‘Directed’ lubrication to support the unique requirements of turbomachinery. Patented design features allow for optimized performance in a variety of applications and address industry-wide challenges like axial vibration.
Unrivaled Choice and Flexibility.
Waukesha Bearings thrust bearings are customized for performance in a variety of applications, including: