Thordon is the world’s leading manufacturer of long-lasting non-metallic bearings that require no oil or grease. They are easy to design, safely machined and install quickly. Our vertical pump bearings provide long wear life, high abrasion resistance and can provide dry start up capability. Thordon’s proven performance in vertical pumps, power plants, sewage and waste water treatment, refineries, mining, agriculture and any industry moving water, has lowered operating costs.
Our polymer bearings can also be used in aerators, flocculators, screens, butterfly valves or virtually all applications where greased bronze bearings are currently installed. ThorPlas-White is the newest material in the Thordon bearing family, specifically developed to operate as a drinking water system component used in the treatment and distribution of potable water. It has International Certification for NSF/ANSI 61 Drinking Water System Components and NSF/ANSI 51 Food Equipment Materials, as well as WRAS.
By providing engineered, customizable solutions, our bearings improve efficiency results in saving companies both time and money by eliminating grease, lowering life cycle costs, improving equipment downtime and increasing mean time between failure (MTBF). Thordon bearing are available and supported globally by its worldwide network of factory trained authorized distributors.