The BHW Plain Bearings GmbH & Co. KG is located on the southern edge of the city of Braunschweig in northern Germany. For more than 100 years BHW has been developing and producing hydrodynamic plain bearings for its customers in the fields of large diesel engines for shipping and power generation as well as for large piston compressors.
In addition to all the necessary production techniques such as plating, electroplating and casting, the company has all the machining processes required to manufacture high-precision, high-quality products. BHW has product development, application engineering and test benches in which all influencing parameters of a combustion engine can be simulated.
Since October 2019 BHW Plain Bearings GmbH & Co. KG. has been part of the Miba Bearing Group as part of the joint venture between Miba and Zollern in the engine bearings sector.
ISO 9001:2015 | ISO 14001:2015 | ISO 5001:2011
Bearing shells: designed for internal combustion engines and other piston engines; but are also used in other areas of general engineering, e.g. in gearboxes and roll stands.
Bushings: for universal applications in engine and machine construction as thin-walled or thick-walled version
Axial bearing: for axial guidance of crankshaft and camshaft