Exhibitor catalogue

Messe Westfalenhallen Dortmund
Dortmund, Germany
21 - 22/02/2018

NKE Austria GmbH

NKE Austria GmbH


4407 Steyr


NKE Austria GmbH is a bearing manufacturer with headquarters in Steyr, Austria. The company was founded in 1996 by a group of senior staff members of former company Steyr Wälzlager. NKE offers both standard and special bearings for all industrial applications. Engineering, product development, production and final processing of components, assembly, quality assurance, logistics, and sales and marketing are centralised at its Steyr headquarters.


Since 2016 is NKE Austria a part of the Fersa Group. Fersa Group was created through the merger of two European bearing manufacturers: Fersa Bearings in Spain and NKE in Austria. Both are globally active in the design, production and distribution of high quality bearings for the global automotive and industrial markets.

Over 50 years of manufacturing experience and the trust of leading OEMs, Tier 1 and their respective aftermarkets endorse our products and services. The group is present on all five continents; with four state-of-the-art factories, six distribution centers as well as four R&D centers, two in Europe and two in Asia, all of them supporting our growing presence in more than 85 countries.


Product news

  • Changes in the bearings market - How NKE meets future challenges

    Based in the Austrian city of Steyr, bearing manufacturer NKE Austria GmbH has been part of the Fersa Group since January 2016. The group was established through the merger of Spanish company Fersa Bearings and NKE Austria. Both companies are internationally active in the development, production and sales of bearings for the global automotive and industrial markets, with Fersa covering the automotive and NKE the industrial sector.

    Fersa Group is represented on all continents, with four production sites, six distribution centres as well as four research and development facilities, two of which are located in Europe and two in Asia. With its sales offices and trade partners, the group is active in more than 86 countries.

    In this interview, Thomas Witzler, General Manager of NKE, talks about the strategic outlook and plans of the Austrian company in the coming years.