Kingsbury News

Kingsbury Breaks Ground to Build New Western USA Repair Facility

Philadelphia, PA (January 13, 2014) - On January 8, 2014, Kingsbury, Inc. broke ground to officially begin construction of a new 33,000-square-foot bearing repair and service facility in Yuba City, California. The project by Yuba City contractor Hilbers Inc. should be complete in September.  Read More

Kingsbury Appoints Dr. Medhioub Managing Director of Kingsbury GmbH

Philadelphia, PA (September 25, 2013) - Kingsbury, Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Morched Medhioub as Managing Director of Kingsbury GmbH effective immediately. Dr. Medhioub joined Kingsbury as manager of the European office at its inception in 2011; Kingsbury GmbH was subsequently incorporated in 2012.  Read More

Kingsbury, Inc. Updates Thrust-Journal Combination Bearing

Philadelphia, PA (May 9, 2013) - For the past several years, Kingsbury has been revamping the design of its CH System, a combination thrust and journal bearing, that was first developed more than 75 years ago by the company's founder himself. Dr. Kingsbury was looking for a way to simplify the use of hydrodynamic bearings on applications such as pumps, and with the CH System, he was able to eliminate the need for an external pump and motor system to feed pressurized oil to the bearings.  Read More

Kingsbury Receives Presidential E-Star Award

Philadelphia, PA (May 29, 2012) - At a ceremony in Washington DC on Thursday, May 17, 2012, Kingsbury, Inc. was awarded the coveted President's E-Star award to acknowledge the company's outstanding export growth. U.S. Commerce Secretary John Bryson spoke at the ceremony and cited Kingsbury in his speech as the only company in 2012 that had received an original E-Award in 1942 for its outstanding product quality to the government in support of the war effort.  Read More

Kingsbury, Inc. Opens German Office

Philadelphia, PA (May 22, 2012) - Kingsbury, Inc. officially inaugurated a new office in Göttingen (Germany) earlier this Spring, under the leadership of Dr. Morched Medhioub, Director of Sales & Technical Support. Two additional key staff include Mr. Reinhard Beneke, who is responsible for technical support, and Mr. Florian Quantmeyer, who is responsible for the development of Kingsbury's sales in the region.  Read More