JTEKT continues to achieve technology innovations regarding driveline and steering components in such areas as fuel efficiency and part weight. As a component specialist and system supplier JTEKT strives to provide drivers reliable vehicle performance.
Koyo is the JTEKT Corporation brand for Bearings. JTEKT engineering and manufacturing capabilities range from super large bearings with outer diameters of seven meters to miniature bearings with inner diameters as small as one millimeter. Utilizing new materials and the latest in manufacturing technology, JTEKT Corporation stands at the forefront, as a technological leader in the world bearing industry.
The PACE award, now in its 23rd year, honors suppliers' innovations in products, information technology, manufacturing processes and capital equipment, all aimed to revolutionize the automotive industry. This year marks a record high for award submissions, with 30 automotive suppliers from seven different countries being named finalists.
As a pioneer of EPS, Electric Power Steering Systems, JTEKT Corporation has launched a new proving ground in Irigny, France to assist in analysis of new products and technologies.
In Automotive News' most recent Top 100 Global OEM Parts Supplier Report, JTEKT Corporation ranked #15.
Company investing $1.75 million to establish North American headquarters in Greenville County.
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JTEKT Corp. is not just the world's biggest supplier of steering systems but the world's 19th largest auto parts supplier, period. The Toyota-affiliated company also employs some 43,000 people worldwide and has 139 subsidiaries in more than 20 countries.
The company’s $200 million investment in a new production facility will add about 100 more jobs to the more than 1,100 employees JTEKT already has. JTEKT plans to have the new facility operational in the fall of 2016.
Koyo is proud to congratulate Nicholas Szczechowski for successfully completing the Bearing Specialists Association’s examination to become a Certified Bearing Specialist. Nicholas Szczechowski joins other individuals as one of the first certified bearing specialists in the world.
Koyo was selected to be this years supplier host of the TCRA's Annual Seminar held in Greenville, SC. During the event Association members toured Koyo's Greenville Tech Center and Walhalla production facility.
February 1st 2015 Article from the The Times and Democrat (Orangeburg, SC) - detailing $10 Million expansion plans for Koyo's Orangeburg Plant.
JTEKT Corporation, a leading producer of bearings, automotive steering systems and all-wheel drive couplings, has expanded its Koyo-brand bearing manufacturing facility in Richland County, South Carolina.
Nagoya, Japan, December 24, 2013 – JTEKT CORPORATION (JTEKT; Headquarters; Nagoya, Japan; President: Tetsuo Agata) is pleased to announce the establishment of manufacturing facility in Mexico named “JTEKT AUTOMOTIVE MEXICO, S.A. DE C.V. (hereafter JAMX) in February 2014.
Koyo Corporation of U.S.A, has earned recognition as a “Partner-Level” Supplier for the 10th year in a row.
Nagoya, Japan, December 21, 2011 – JTEKT CORPORATION (JTEKT; Nagoya, Japan; President: Shoji Ikawa) is pleased to announce that the establishment of our company's “Integrated Brand Logo” to express our three major businesses, which are the automotive parts of JTEKT, the Bearings of KOYO and the Machine tools of TOYODA.
JTEKT CORPORATION (JTEKT; Headquarters; Nagoya, Japan; President: Shoji Ikawa) is pleased to announce the groundbreaking of a proving ground for developing and testing our steering systems, driveline components and bearing products.
IMTS 2016 - International Manufacturing Technology Show
We're going to be at the International Manufacturing Technology Show in Chicago.
Please visit Toyoda Machinery and Koyo Bearings at booth S-8519:
PTDA 2016 Industry Summit
We're going to be at PTDA 2016 Industry Summit in San Diego, CA from October 19th to 22nd, 2016.
Make sure to sign up for MD-IDEX sessions.
AAPEX 2016 - Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo
SANDS EXPO, LAS VEGAS, NV
AutoMobili-D is a dedicated exposition focused on the rapidly evolving global automotive and mobility landscape. Spearheaded by NAIAS, AutoMobili-D will run in conjunction with the 2017 auto show and will feature more than 100 companies, including automakers, tier one suppliers and tech startups
Please visit JTEKT North America in the 'Autonomous Driving' Community