Thursday, October 1, 2015

Kuroda Jena Tec Harmonisation Creates Global Ballscrew Brand

Since the acquisition of Jena Tec in 2012 by Kuroda Precision Industries Ltd of Japan, the company has harmonised and defined its global manufacturing and logistic supply chains to support future growth. Formerly separate brand names of “Kuroda” and “Jena Tec” are now combined as “Kuroda Jena Tec” and registered as a trademark globally. The harmony of the Kuroda Jena Tec brand symbolises the best of Japanese and German quality, accuracy and precision. The Kuroda Jena Tec ballscrew product line up is now one of the most comprehensive in the market providing from diameter 5mm up to diameter 125mm. Manufactured in both JIS and DIN standards, the company is able to offer customised and standard ballscrews in a range of diameter and pitch configurations in rolled, whirled and ground quality. All market sectors can now be adequately serviced by the Kuroda Jena Tec product range including machine tool, automation, PCB, Semi-conductor, packaging, handling, etc. High lead capability is a particular strength of the Japanese product range with many attractive features including maintenance free lubseal options and BTA end adaptors reducing delivery time. Since acquisition, Kuroda Jena Tec has expanded its market sectors and has grown sales through its enhanced sales network into mainland Europe and North America. Expansion has seen investment in new end machining capability in North America as well as significant stock investment in Europe and USA to allow Kuroda Jena Tec to shorten delivery times to same day in many cases. For more information and to find your local sales office or authorised distributor go to