Lee Holt to Lead Wood Products Division at Emerson Bearing Boston

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Lee Holt to Lead Wood Products Division at Emerson Bearing Boston New Division & Special Solutions for the Wood Industry


Lee Holt has been named Marketing Specialist at Emerson Bearing Boston, providers of bearing and related products for OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturers) and MRO (Maintenance, Repair and Operations) markets around the globe. Holt will lead Emerson Bearing Boston’s Wood Products Division dedicated to accommodating the unique bearing needs of wood industry customers.

Holt, who has been a key member of the Emerson Bearing Boston team for 47 years, has been promoted from Inside Sales to Marketing Specialist and will oversee the Wood Products Division.

Holt has comprehensive knowledge of bearings, having begun his career with Emerson Bearing Boston as a part-time warehouse stock assistant when he was a student. After graduating from Boston Trade School of Roxbury, he began working full-time at Emerson Bearing Boston and received hands-on training in fulfillment and sales.

From logs to finished cabinetry, the wood industry spans a variety of bearing requirements. At the logging level heavy duty mounted units and roller chain are essential as the logs are de-limbed and rough processed at the sawmill. The finishing phases requires saws, planers and finishing equipment that use high-speed spindles that work under great stress while maintaining critical tolerances.

Emerson Bearing Boston offers special solutions for the industry including Radial ball bearings with the P53 designation. The Abec 5 precision accommodates high speeds and controlled runout while the C3 internal clearance allows for the stress and heat buildup of high radial loads. Other related products include Ball Bearings, Roller Bearings, Super Precision Bearings, Mounted Units, Linear Motion, Oil Seals and Spherical Bushings.

Bearing Failure Analysis

As part of their customer care, Emerson Bearing Boston offers the unique service of “Bearing Failure Analysis” which helps them determine the cause of bearing failure so that they may prevent future failure and predict reliability. Or, if clients desire to do so, they can utilize the Bearing Failure Analysis program within the Technical Toolbox on the Emerson Bearing website.

To contact Lee Holt in the Wood Products Division, call 1-866-995-8765.

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