Project Description

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

New Hampshire Ball Bearings, Inc.

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.

Minebea Co., Ltd.

Minebea logo

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.

Contact Us

175 Jaffrey Road, Peterborough, NH 03458
Phone: 603.924.4100