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About New Hampshire Ball Bearings, Inc. (NHBB) and Related Businesses

New Hampshire Ball Bearings, Inc. (NHBB) is a leading manufacturer of precision bearings and complex bearing assemblies for the aerospace, defense, medical, dental, and high technology markets. NHBB's diverse product mix includes precision miniature and instrument ball bearings, large ball and roller bearings for aircraft engines, and specialized rod end and spherical bearings for diverse aircraft applications. The company operates three manufacturing facilities in the US and employs over 1,500 workers. Founded in Peterborough, NH in 1946, NHBB was purchased in 1985 by the global manufacturing conglomerate, Minebea.

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Minebea Co., Ltd.

Minebea Co., Ltd. is the world's leading vertically integrated manufacturer of miniature ball bearings and high-precision components for the aerospace, automotive, household electrical appliance, PC & peripheral, and telecommunications industries. Minebea operates 49 subsidiaries in 18 countries and employs more than 55,000 people worldwide. In addition to its global manufacturing capabilities, Minebea's vision is to lead the competition through extensive research and development in new methods and technologies.

NMB (USA), Inc.

NMB (USA) Inc. is the headquarters for Minebea's North American Group of Companies. The holding company was created in 1984 to manage Minebea's United States subsidiaries, NMB Technologies Corporation and New Hampshire Ball Bearings, Inc. (NHBB). These NMB (USA) Inc. companies are supported by the world-wide manufacturing capabilities of Minebea Co., Ltd.

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myonic GmbH

myonic GmbH is a specialized manufacturer of precision miniature ball bearings and AX turntable bearings for leading companies in the dental, medical, machine tool, industrial, and aerospace markets. The company enjoys a leadership position in the European dental handpiece industry and is a major producer of bearing assemblies for the European X-ray tube market. In the US, myonic's customers are serviced through myonic USA, a division of NHBB.

myonic owns and operates APB myonic GmbH, a trading company located in Ebensee, Austria. The subsidiary supplies axial-radial roller bearings, screw drive bearings, multi-row roller bearings, and customized bearing products to customers in the rolling mills, gear boxes, and general machinery industries. Visit apb-myonic.com to learn more.

Acquired by Minebea in 2009, myonic GmbH is a part of the NHBB/myonic Business Unit. To learn more about myonic, visit www.myonic.com

CEROBEAR® GmbH

CEROBEAR® GmbH

CEROBEAR is the world's preeminent manufacturer of bearings featuring technologically advanced ceramics. Acquired by NHBB in June of 2013, CEROBEAR is part of Minebea's NHBB/myonic Business Unit and operates as an independent subsidiary directly under NHBB. The company specializes in designing, engineering, and manufacturing customized ceramic and hybrid ceramic ball and roller bearings for the aerospace, defense, food and beverage packaging, fluid machinery, motor racing, and semiconductor manufacturing equipment industries. The company is located in Herzogenrath, Germany, where it operates two facilities (50,000 sq. ft. combined) and employs more than one hundred highly skilled technical workers.

Learn more about CEROBEAR's products and manufacturing capabilities.