Company's news

— November 21, 2018

BBC Group congratulates Latvia on its 100th anniversary!

Baltic Bearing Company wishes Latvia a happy birthday! The country has passed a difficult path, many events happened in 100 years, which radically changed its history.

— November 16, 2018

REM have visited the BBC-R production site

On the 9th of November,2018 the Baltic Bearing Company welcomed representatives from REM Elbląg Sp. z o.o. The main reason of the visit was the company's desire to become a distributor of BBC-R bearings manufactured in Europe. Also, the goal was to get acquainted with the production capabilities of our company.

— November 15, 2018

Exhibition " Power Engineering for Industry- 2018", Kiev, Ukraine

From 6 to 8 November at the International Exhibition Center, in Kiev, was held XVІ International Trade Fair "Power Engineering for Industry '2018" that was held within the frames of the XVІ International Forum "Fuel and Energy Complex of Ukraine: Present and Future.".

— November 6, 2018

The production site of the BBC group was visited by the American agricultural machinery manufacturer Kinze

Adhering to the concept of business openness, the Baltic Bearing Company continues to organize meetings and excursions for consumers, dealers and partners.

— October 25, 2018

BearingNET User Meeting - Warsaw 2018

BearingNet team have created a 3 minute video about last meeting in Warsaw. Happy viewing!

— October 19, 2018

BALTIC BEARING COMPANY at the BearingNet the largest meeting of bearing distributors from all over the world

For the second time, the Baltic Bearing Company have already visited the European meeting of the world's largest network of bearing distributors BearingNet

— October 11, 2018

BALTIC BEARING COMPANY took part in the international exhibition MSV 2018

For the 4th time, BALTIC BEARING COMPANY became the participant of the largest international industrial exhibition in Central Europe - “MSV 2018”, which was held from 1 to 5 of October in the industrial center of the Czech Republic - Brno.

— October 5, 2018

International Industrial Exhibition ALIHANKINTA "SUBCONTRACTING 2018"

This year, the international industrial exhibition ALIHANKINTA "SUBCONTRACTING 2018" was held in Tampere, Finland, from 25-27 September.

— October 3, 2018

2018 China International Bearing Industry Exhibition

This September the largest 16th international exhibition of the bearing industry was held at the World Expo in Shanghai, which is significant for the industry. The exhibition area was 55,000 square meters. About 1000 exhibitors and 60,000 visitors from more than 50 countries took part in the exhibition.

— September 5, 2018

Kärcher has confirmed the quality of the "BBC-R" bearings once again

Kärcher has provided a PPM-report based on the results of two-year cooperation with the Baltic Bearing Company.

— August 15, 2018

" Demonstration lesson" at the Baltic Bearing Company

10.07.2018 Staff training was organized at the Baltic Bearing Company production site for employees of the sales department of the central Latvian office, representative office and distributor company CHS Sp. z o.o. Sp. K. in Poland.

— June 28, 2018

Distributor from Poland visited the Baltic Bearing Company

In June 2018 representatives of the company CHS Sp. z o.o. Sp. K. which is an authorized distributor of BBC-R bearings in Poland, visited the production site of Baltic Bearing Company in Riga, Latvia. This visit was held jointly with the management of the Polish division of our company.

— June 14, 2018

May 28, 2018 - main production facility of Baltic Bearing Company received the results of the re-certification audit

May 28, 2018 - main production facility of Baltic Bearing Company - SIA "APP GRUPP" (production of bearings), Riga, LATVIA, received the results of the re-certification audit conducted by representatives of the Latvian branch of the certification authority - BUREAU VERITAS on the subject of the successful implementation and operation of the integrated management system (IMS) of the enterprise and compliance with the new requirements of ISO 9001: 2015 and ISO 14001: 2015.

— May 25, 2018

Visit of Pronar company representatives

Pronar Sp.z.o.o company representatives visited the production site of the Baltic Bearing Company in Riga in May of this year. This visit was held in conjunction with Polish division management of BBC company. It should be noted that Pronar is the undisputed leader in the production and sale of machinery and agriculture equipment for, municipal vehicles, and transport industry on the Polish market. In addition, Pronar is the world's largest manufacturer of wheels for agricultural and municipal machinery, elements of machine power hydraulics and pneumatics, axles for trailers, as well as steel profiles and plastic elements.

— May 23, 2018

Baltic Bearing Company together with BearingNet

Baltic Bearing Company has been a member of BearingNet for a year. BearingNet is the world's largest information resource system about bearings, which is designed exclusively for communication between manufacturers and distributors of bearing products and providing access to data their warehouse balances around the world. The total warehouse stock of the database of this resource is estimated at more than 10 billion dollars.

— May 16, 2018

Hannover Messe 2018

The world's largest exhibition of high technologies, innovations and industrial automation "HANNOVER MESSE 2018" took place in Hannover on 23 – 27 of April 2018. This year the theme of exhibition was "Integrated Industry".

— April 6, 2018

«Ką pasėsi ... 2018»

From 22 till 24 of March, the 23rd International Agricultural Exhibition "Kąpasėsi ... 2018" took place at the Alexandrov Stulginskis University, where Baltic Bearing Company participated for the first time at the booth stand of our main partner and distributor in Lithuania - AB "Lytaga".

— March 27, 2018


From 16 till 18 of March 2018, the 24th international agricultural exhibition AGROTECH 2018 was held in Kielce, Poland. Baltic Bearing Company participated this exhibition for the first time in cooperation with the employees of the newly opened representative office in Lodz. ,Poland - Baltic Bearing Company Sp. z.o.o.

— March 1, 2018

New representative office of Baltic Bearing Company in Poland

In February this year a new representative office of Baltic Bearing Company has been opened in Poland, in the city of Lodz “Baltic Bearing Company Sp. z o. o.”. The head of the company Andrey Nat and the export manager Sergey Dekhtyar successfully have held the first business meetings and negotiations on bearing distribution in Poland, manufactured by our plant in Riga (Latvia) under own brand "BBC-R".

— February 21, 2018

ZIEGLER representatives have visited BALTIC BEARING COMPANY

One of the first guests of BALTIC BEARING COMPANY production site in 2018 year were ZIEGLER representatives in the person of Olga Krushinska, member of the board Automotive components & machine building, and Valery Efimov, head of the production development machine building department from the company branch in Daugavpils.

— February 21, 2018

Baltic Bearing Company: results of the year.

Baltic Bearing Сompany is the new European manufacturer of wide bearing range. The company has its own plant equipped with modern and high-performance grinding machines, assembly lines and control equipment in Riga (Latvia), its own warehouses and dealership network in the CIS and Europe.

— January 12, 2018

Exclusive distributor of Baltic Bearing Company in Turkey

In autumn of 2017, representatives of the Turkish company BILKEN RULMAN TIC. LTD, the general director Bilal Yelken and the export director Mahmut Karakaya visited the Baltic Bearing Company.

— December 22, 2017

Agritechnica 2017

The largest agro-industrial exhibition "Agritechnica 2017" was held in Hannover (Germany) in November this year.

— November 21, 2017

Participation of Baltic Bearing Company in the international exhibition MSV 2017

For the third time the Baltic Bearing Company has become a participant of the international engineering exhibition "MSV 2017" in Brno, Czech Republic.

— October 19, 2017

International Industrial Exhibition ALIHANKINTA “Subcontracting 2017”

The international industrial exhibition ALIHANKINTA "Subcontracting 2017" was held on September 26-28 in Tampere, Finland.

— October 19, 2017

Article about Baltic Bearing Company in VERSLO ŽINIOS

The interview with leading specialists of the company, as well as the article about the production site of the Baltic Bearing Company, is presented in the edition of VERSLO ŽINIOS under the title “The first Bearing Plant Baltic Bearing Company was launched in the Baltic States”

— October 4, 2017

KÄRCHER Company has evaluated the quality of BBC-R bearings

The Baltic Bearing Company constantly evaluate the product quality as any bearing manufacturer.

— September 19, 2017

Visit of URB GROUP to Baltic Bearing Company

At the end of summer, representatives of the company RULMENTI S.A. (URB GROUP) from Barlad, Romania have visited the Baltic Bearing Company's production site in Riga.

— September 12, 2017


It is impossible to find more suitable time to visit Latvia than the summer months. You can enjoy the Urmila beaches, the landscapes of ancient castles in Cesis and Sigulda, visit the old town in Riga, which is especially beautiful in the summer sun.

— September 4, 2017

Technical audit of the Baltic Bearing Company production site conducted by the representatives of the «Trade House TMHS» LLC

The technical audit of the Baltic Bearing Company production site was conducted by the representatives of the «Trade House TMHS» LLC (which is the part of the «LokoTeh» group of companies) at the end of July.

— August 7, 2017

Meeting of DUNLOP and Baltic Bearing Company in Riga

Representatives of the company DUNLOP (UK) visited the Baltic Bearing Company in July.

— July 17, 2017

Growth of BALTIC BEARING COMPANY's industrial activity

Four automatic assembly lines of R & S MACHNERY EQUIPMENT Ltd were put into service at the Baltic Bearing Company production site in June of this year. Its' installation and commissioning were made by manufacturer's representatives and engineers of our company in record time.

— July 3, 2017

Integration of Baltic Bearing Company with University

At the end of june a cooperation agreement between the production site of Baltic Bearing Company - SIA “APP Grupp” and Russian Technical University was signed in two main areas:

— June 26, 2017

Repair base of Baltic Bearing Company

Repair base has been created at the production site of Baltic Bearing Company SIA "APP GRUPP" since June 2017.

— June 19, 2017

Baltic Bearing Company at BearingNet User Meeting in Madrid

European meeting of the world's largest bearing distributors network BearingNet (www.bearingnet.net) members was held in Madrid(Spain) from 8 to 10 June

— May 16, 2017

Hannover Messe 2017

Baltic Bearing Company traditionally took part in the world's largest industrial exhibition Hannover Messe (6,500 participants, more than 70 countries and about 225,000 visitors) which was held in Hannover, Germany from 24 to 28 of April.

— April 11, 2017

Baltic Bearing Company invites actual and future partners to visit bearing production factory

At the end of March, the trading house of the Baltic Bearing Company (SIA «BBC-R») was staffed with personnel to realize the bearing production under the trademark «BBC-R» in the EU.

— March 16, 2017

Intec and Z 2017 to get off to a flying start – innovative, effective, international.

Fairs «Intec» and «Z» - 2017 opened their doors at Leipzig’s Exhibition Center from March 7 to 10. Exhibitors from 30 countries were presenting new products, sophisticated technologies and complex services from the metal processing and supply industries on an area of 70,000 sq m.

— February 24, 2017

Volga Agricultural Forum was held at the exhibition center "Kazan Fair" from 15 to 17 February 2017

Volga Agricultural Forum was held at the exhibition center "Kazan Fair" from 15 to 17 February 2017. This event brought together the 20th Anniversary International Specialized Exhibition «Agricultural complex: Interagro. Animed. Farmer of the Volga region» and the 17th specialized exhibition "VolgaProdEkspo". Every year this event gathers hundreds of agribusiness representatives that are interested in discussion of agricultural sector, acquiring new business contacts, in their own product presentation and development, as well as to attract the attention of investors.

— February 14, 2017

Modernization of Baltic Bearing Company bearings production

We are glad to inform all our partners that the production of bearings on our plant SIA APP GRUPP has become more effective.

— December 23, 2016

ISO/TS16949 certification of Baltic Bearing Company production site.

Quality management system of Baltic Bearing Company production site (SIA «APP GRUPP») was designed and operated in accordance with ISO / TS 16949: 2009.

— December 22, 2016

Pre-commissioning activities of washing and conservation equipment.

The representative of the Italian manufacturer «Cemastir Lavametali» - Mr. David Pettazzoni, together with experts of Baltic Bearing Company production site (SIA "APP GRUPP") conducted into service new washing and conservation equipment of «Cemastir Lavametali» for new working area of bearing assembly during the period from 5 to 8 December,.

— December 9, 2016

Baltic Bearing Company – participant of “Tech Industry 2016”

Baltic Bearing Company – participant of “Tech Industry 2016” Baltic Bearing Company took part in the international trade fair of mechanical engineering, metalworking, automation, electronics, electrical engineering, industrial supplies and innovative technologies - “Tech Industry 2016”, which was held from 1 to 3 December in Riga, Latvia, at Kipsala International Exhibition Centre.

— November 18, 2016

«Baltic Bearing Company» participation in the «Elmia Subcontractor 2016» exhibition

The largest event for the Swedish industry, named «Elmia Subcontractor 2016», was held from 8 to 11 of November in Jönköping. This exhibition made its own position as leading «Market Place» for discussions and business transactions more strength.

— October 18, 2016

Baltic Bearing Company participated International Engineering Fair (MSV 2016)

The International Engineering Fair (MSV 2016) is the leading industrial trade fair in Central Europe with annual participation reaching more than 1500 exhibitors and 75000 visitors from 59 countries worldwide. More than a third of the exhibitors are from abroad. All nine of the key special sectors of the engineering industry (mining, metallurgical, ceramic and glass engineering; materials and components for mechanical engineering; drives, hydraulics and pneumatics, cooling technology and air-conditioning; power engineering and heavy-current electrical engineering; electronics, automation and measuring technology; ecological technology; research, development, transfer of technologies, financial and other services; offer of industrial real estates and localities, regional development; transportation, handling, industrial packing, warehousing and logistics) are very well represented

— October 9, 2016

Baltic Bearing Company is exhibitor of «ALIHANKINTA 2016» in Finland.

The largest engineering exhibition of the Baltic and Scandinavia states was hold in Tampere (Finland) From 27 to 29 of September.

— September 22, 2016


There were 75 companies from 10 regions of Russia which took part in the "MACHINEBUILDING. METALLURGY. METALWORK - 2016" exhibition in Izhevsk, Russia. Manufacturers and suppliers of industrial equipment, products and technologies for metallurgy and metalworking offered to the visitors their progressive equipment, technologies and materials, research and development. A wide range of bearing products was represented by the Baltic Bearing Company booth.

— August 10, 2016

Baltic Bearing Company Laboratory received a certificate of compliance with international standards

A certificate of compliance with international standard ISO / IEC 17025: 2005 (GOST ISO / IEC 17025 - 2009).

— July 21, 2016

Baltic Bearing Company laboratory was successfully accredited by ILAC member

The accreditation of the central laboratory of “Baltic Bearing Company” Russian representative was completed by experts of Association of analytical centers «ANALYTIKA» in July.

— July 7, 2016

Baltic Bearing Company took part in BrainWareGroup forum

Representatives of the Baltic Bearing Company completed the training courses of international quality standards ISO 9001: 2015, rev. 5 requirements, and took part in the forum held by the BW Group club from 28 to 27 of June in St. Petersburg.

— June 22, 2016

Sporting achievements together with Baltic Bearing Company!

Baltic Bearing Company management promotes sport and healthy lifestyles not only in their team, but also actively supports talented athletes as sponsor.

— June 16, 2016

Baltic Bearing Company took part in the XII International exhibition "Russian Coal and Mining 2016"

The XХII International Specialized Exhibition named «Russian Coal and Mining» was hold from 7 to 10 of June in Novokuznetsk. An exhibition "Russian Coal and Mining" occupies a leading place in the all-Russian Exhibition ranking. And it is recognized as the largest in Russia on the branch "Natural resources. Mining industry".

— June 7, 2016

The exhibition "Gas. Oil. Technologies"

This month «Baltic Bearing Company» participated in the exhibition "Gas. Oil. Technologies". Today this event , carried out in the capital of the Republic of Bashkortostan from 1992, became a professional exhibition project and an effective platform for sharing experiences and establishing mutually beneficial contacts for exhibitors and visitors.

— May 23, 2016

Baltic Bearing Company is a member of Latvian Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

This month, industrial platform of Baltic Bearing Company (SIA «APP Grupp), entered the Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCI) in Latvia.

— May 16, 2016

Baltic Bearing Company at Belarusian Industrial Forum – 2016

Belarusian Industrial Forum is one of the largest platforms for the industrialists from the Republic of Belarus and neighboring countries for establishing business contacts. It was held in Minsk from 3 to 6 of May.

— May 12, 2016

Victory Day

Victory Day is celebrated in Riga by tens thousands of people every year, and this holiday is really popular. Today "9th of May" is both a celebration of the victory over Nazism and a family holiday.

— April 28, 2016

Baltic Bearing Company is a member of MASOC

Production site of Baltic Bearing Company, SIA «APP Grupp", joined to the Association of Mechanical Engineering and Metalworking Industries of Latvia (MASOC).

— April 11, 2016

Professional development of «Baltic Bearing Company» specialists

Training of specialists is one of the priorities for the group of companies «Baltic Bearing Company» and an integral part of the functioning of management systems, existing on factory. Quality of absolutely all processes in the company largely depends on the competence of staff. Professional development of engineers is one of the annual objectives for the group of companies BBC for conforming to requirements of modern standards.

— March 9, 2016

High technology

Engineers of our company designed support shoe for superfinishing machines using advanced superhard material named zirconium oxide.

— February 20, 2016

Kama Industrial Forum - 2016

The 11 th "Kama Industrial Forum - 2016" was organized in the city of Naberezhnye Chelny from 16 to 18 February. This forum included Russian specialized exhibitions with international participation "Mechanical Engineering. Metalworking. Metallurgy. Welding-2016 "," Machine-2016 "," Automotive industry. Autocomponents-2016 "," Oil. Gas. Chemistry. Ecology-2016 »,« Tires. Rubbers. RTI-2016 "," Energy Zakamye-2016 "," Nanotechnologies in industry-2016 "," Industrial Safety-2016”.

— February 8, 2016

Participation of Baltic Bearing Company in "Metalwork and Welding" exhibition

XI exhibition "Metalwork and Welding" was held in Krasnoyarsk From 2 to 5 February 2016. Krasnoyarsk region is one of the largest industrial regions of Russia.

— February 1, 2016

A optimeter was put into operation LMI 01-400 PC-HA

Baltic Bearing Company purchased and put into operation optimeter LMI 01-400 PC-HA, produced by German manufacturer EKM Jena GmbH

— December 24, 2015

Quality control of large size bearings

Priority for our company is Quality control at all stages of the product life cycle, including immediately before shipment to the consumer.

— December 4, 2015

Meeting with representatives of non-profit organization Union Interrepublican Concern «Bearing»

Representatives of the Union Interrepublican Concern «Bearing» recently visited Baltic Bearing Company.

— November 27, 2015

Representatives of BBC visited 12th International Exhibition of testing equipment “Testing and Control”

International Exhibition “Testing and Control” is one of the main exhibitions in Russia and CIS countries in the field of testing equipment for various industries.

— November 23, 2015

Employees of Baltic Bearing Company have visited the plant of washing machines Chemastir

After inspection of the Plant our colleagues were very satisfied with the quality of the manufactured products and the production organization. A decision about the order of conservation and washing machines for our plant in Riga will be taken as a result of this business trip.

— November 19, 2015

The participation of Baltic Bearing Company in the 21st International industrial exhibition "Metal-Expo 2015"

Group of companies Baltic Bearing Company was one of 570 participants in the 21st International Industrial Exhibition "Metal-Expo 2015"

— November 18, 2015

Сertificates of conformity IMS LVS EN ISO 9001: 2009 and LVS EN ISO 14001:2005

Сertificates of conformity IMS LVS EN ISO 9001: 2009 "Quality Management Systems. Requirements "and LVS EN ISO 14001:2005" Environmental Management Systems. Application Guide " have been received.

— November 2, 2015

The certification process of industrial platform Baltic Bearing Company has been completed

The certification process of the integrated management system (IMS) SIA "APP GRUPP” for compliance with the requirements of LVS EN ISO 9001: 2009 "Quality Management Systems Requirements" and LVS EN ISO 14001:2005 "Environmental Management Systems. Guidance on the application” has been completed on 28thof October, 2015. SIA "APP GRUPP” is a member of group of companies “Baltic Bearing Company”

— October 9, 2015

Except production activity Baltic Bearing Company actively helps to develop sport for children and young people

Except production activity Baltic Bearing Company actively helps to develop sport for children and young people. Our company sponsored the last international water polo competition "Ramenskaya Osen" , which was held on 5th of October in Moscow region.

— September 25, 2015

Baltic Bearing Company Participation in the 57th International Engineering Fair MSV 2015, Brno, Czech Republic

Group of companies Baltic Bearing Company was one of the participants of the 57th International Engineering Fair MSV 2015 which was held in the exhibition center in Brno from 14 to 18 September.

— September 18, 2015

An efficient water preparation system was developed at the Plant

Equipment installed in the production areas of BBC group, require daily cleaning, special care and attention.

— September 16, 2015

Abrasive and diamond tools

Representatives of one of the world's leading manufacturers of grinding, cutting, drilling and dressing tools, and machines for the construction industry «TYROLIT» were acquantied with the grinding process on the production lines of our company.

— August 28, 2015

Social and living conditions of work of employees at the plant

The BBC group set up good working conditions to ensure the current level of production culture, health preservation of workers, to reduce occupational diseases, to increase productivity, motivation and attractiveness of work.

— August 21, 2015

Business visit of one of the largest German company

On the 18th of August our company held a meeting with representatives of a German company, world’s leading provider of pump equipment.

— August 19, 2015

Hardware and software of BBC group

Our IT experts use comprehensive solutions from the world leaders such as Intel, Hewlett-Packard, Cisco Systems

— August 16, 2015

Launching of hand bearing assembly

Hand assembling area of small series bearing production was launched.

— July 14, 2015

The future of the automotive industry or how become a supplier of Volkswagen group?

The future of the automotive industry or how become a supplier of Volkswagen group

— June 5, 2015

BALTIC BEARING COMPANY: presentation of products at the exhibition METALLOOBRABOTKA 2015

BALTIC BEARING COMPANY: presentation of products at the exhibition METALLOOBRABOTKA 2015

— May 23, 2015

Retrofit equipment Part 2

Retrofit equipment Part 2

— May 14, 2015

Retrofit equipment Part 1

Retrofit equipments Part 1

— April 21, 2015

Our participation at the Hannover Messe 2015

Our participation at the Hannover Messe 2015

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