Timken revolutionized the rail industry by introducing the first self-contained, pre-assembled, pre-lubricated journal roller bearing. Since that time,we continue to be the premier choice of the rail industry, developing new bearings and related products, offering engineering and technical support and providing broad-based solutions for locomotives and freight, passenger and transit cars.


Strengthened by Technology
Every day we work to advance the rail industry with innovations that improve productivity, safety and efficiency.

Across a wide range of industries, engineers at Timken technology centers around the world collaborate with customers to design, engineer and test a continuous stream of new and next-generation products and solutions in response to our customers’ needs. We share innovations across our organization, from aerospace to turbine technologies, so the best thinking around those industries benefits our offering to the rail industry.