Who we are

The Tribological Service Provider for Industrial Progress

At GGB, we are not afraid to take risks for our customers. We are passionate about the work we do and believe that same passion contributes to the level of innovation that can enhance human potential. We take pride in working closely with customers in the early stage of a design to think broadly and boldly, and to expand beyond traditional surface engineered solutions. We offer reliable partnerships based on trust, compassion, determination, collaboration and respect.

As the tribological leader, GGB helps create a world of motion with minimal frictional loss through plain bearing and surface engineering technologies. Thanks to our global footprint and wealth of specific applications expertise, our capabilities are virtually limitless. We work to push the boundaries of possibility, inspiring customers across all markets to partner - and innovate - alongside us.

Our values

To embrace our full potential and create true partnerships, we uphold values of safety, excellence, and respect.

These values inform every action that happens at GBB—at all of our locations across the globe—in our pursuit of establishing a collaborative and creative environment with the highest standards of safety in the industry.


Focused on creating a secure, healthy work environment for all, we view safety as an essential value at all levels of our business. As our safety performance continuously improves, we believe leadership and a well-defined, proactive safety process can prevent every accident.


We pursue excellence every day through customer service, manufacturing, processes and innovation—aiming for the best, in all levels of our business. By combining best practices and the best in quality management, our world-class manufacturing plants have been certified in quality and excellence according to ISO 9001, IATF16949, ISO 14001, ISO 50001, AS9100D/EN9100, and OHSAS 18001.


It all starts with respecting one another; believing in our individual talents coming together in pursuit of our company’s goals. Where independence and freedom of thinking help bring out the full potential of everyone. Our teams collaborate with mutual respect, regardless of background, nationality or function. Through respect and diversity, everyone at GGB grows. We broaden each other’s perspective and learn from one another.