Through its manufacturing partner ILJIN Bearing, LEJAK is working to bring Class E & K roller bearings to the North American railroad market. We anticipate conditional AAR approval for these bearings by mid-2017 with a goal of full approval by 2019.
ILJIN bearing is a global manufacturer of rail, automotive and industrial bearings. ILJIN is ISO/TS 16949 certified. ILJIN is highly regarded in the automotive industry. Some of their industry awards include:
- General Motors 2015 Supplier of the Year
- Hyundai / Kia 2012 Supplier of the Year
- Fiat / Chrysler 2014 Supplier of the Year