Welcome to Bearings International



Bearings International, incorporating Bauer Geared Motors, Roller Chain-Opti and  Arrow Bearings & Transmission, is a leading southern African distributor of bearings and power transmission products.



A complete range of leading brand imported products is offered through our 53 wholly owned branch outlets, 3 on-site operations at customer facilities plus 3 black-owned, 2 black-empowered and 1 white-owned franchised outlets.

BI"s 24-hourHOTLINE" service offers countrywide after-hours support:
Call 083 250 9191
, no matter where you are, the Branch closest to you
will be in touch.


A comprehensive range of world leading brands covering:

  •     General and specialist bearings and accessories
  •     Transmission and conveyor chains
  •     Agricultural spare parts
  •     Gearboxes and geared motors
  •     Electric motors and frequency converter variable speed controls
  •     Couplings, pulleys, vee and wedge belts
  •     Oil seals, conveyor belts, industrial hoses
  •     Industrial adhesives, hand cleaners and lubricants