Timken invests in Ghana to serve local customers

The Timken Company has announced the opening of a new office in Accra.

Founded in 1899, Timken designs, manufactures and sells high-quality bearings all over the world. The company delivers solutions for a wide range of industries.

The new office provides technical support, training and inspection for regional customers. A team of trained engineers with extensive application knowledge supports a professional sales team.

The Timken team will be supported by Drilling Supply Ghana, an authorized distributor serving the local market since 2012.

Drilling Supply Ghana will stock a full range of Timken products from ball bearings to tapered, spherical and cylindrical roller bearings and portfolio of related products to serve regional customers.

Timken uses this sales model around the world to help customers meet their production and business goals. Nicholas Yamoah, Regional Sales Manager – West Africa explained, “We are guided by core values such as safety, quality and ethical standards. Customers appreciate this approach.”

Drilling Supply Ghana is located at:

No. 284, Challenge House
Swaniker Road
phone:  +233 55 979 6948/ +233 244 257 036

TIMKEN South Africa Holding (Pty) Ltd- West Africa Entity is located at:

Movenpick Ambassador Hotel
Emporium 9th Floor
Independence Avenue
phone: +233 302633283

About The Timken Company

The Timken Company designs a growing portfolio of engineered bearings and power transmission products. With more than a century of knowledge and innovation, we continuously improve the reliability and efficiency of global machinery and equipment to move the world forward. Timken posted $3.6 billion in sales in 2018 and employs more than 18,000 people globally, operating from 35 countries.