the powerful partnership



RBK Drive Elements is proud to support our customers with all their replacement RENK bearing and Elco coupling replacement parts for all OEM brands of electrical rotating machines. We are also pleased to ship RENK replacement parts to our customers on the same or next day directly from stock to any location globally


service & Support

RBK maintain detailed and comprehensive technical information on every RENK horizontal and vertical slide bearing supplied into the UK market spanning over the last 40 years. As a result, we can react and respond immediately to all our customers requirements and support them 24 hours a day, 7 days a week  


Original Equipment

As the global market leader, RENK slide bearings and Elco couplings are specified by all major global manufacturers of electrical rotating machines, generators, pumps and marine propulsion systems. We are proud to supply the complete range of RENK horizontal and vertical slide bearings along with Elco Couplings  


RENK replacement parts for all OEM electrical rotating machines


As the sole appointed representative for RENK in the UK and Ireland, RBK supports it's customers with replacement parts for new and existing RENK fluid film bearings and Elco couplings for all major OEM electrical rotating machines, motors, pumps, etc., in the UK. This ensures customers maintain the high standards of the product in terms of quality, durability, dependability and superior performance. If you try to buy something similar, be prepared for substandard quality, compromised performance............and even catastrophic failure!! So, never compromise on these values and always fit RENK original parts, as the bearing is critical to your machine's performance and therefore the success of your business.

To also ensure all our valued customers enjoy the highest level of support with their machines, we hold stock of RENK parts and can deliver to anywhere within the UK and Ireland by the next working day. As every RENK bearing is contract specific and unique, whether your machine is located on an oil platform, on board a vessel in dry dock, or even in a hydro-power station, RBK Drive Elements will support you with all your requirements specific to your particular bearing.



expert assistance, where you need it, when you need it


We here at RBK have a passion to continue giving our customers world class support. Making use of our extensive knowledge and expertise in RENK fluid film bearings and couplings, customers in the UK and Ireland continue to enjoy the highest level of technical support which they've received for many years, ensuring one of the most critical parts of their machines continues to run with minimal downtime. Using both our electronic database and contractual documentation which is continually maintained, we have access to all technical and commercial information for every RENK bearing supplied into the UK and Ireland for the last 40 years. From the unique bearing ID number, we are able to immediately identify and supply information such as operational and performance data, full bearing assembly and parts drawings, commercial proposals for full replacement bearings and any replacement parts.  

We offer our customers support on the phone and email 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, giving you the peace of mind that we are always available to help when called upon. We are also pleased to visit customer sites, to review their current applications or requirements, and provide a complete site survey service of all a customer's current bearing requirements. This enables us to quickly and accurately identify the type of bearings and understand the application, the operating conditions and consequently the requirements moving forward..



the first choice for machine manufacturers in all markets

As market leader in fluid film bearings, RENK horizontal and vertical slide bearings, along with Elco couplings are the natural choice when designing a machine. This is why all the leading manufacturers of electrical rotating machines, generators, hydro power generation, pumps and marine propulsion systems specify RENK bearings and couplings in the design and manufacture of their machines, enjoying superior product performance and support from RBK.