The Timken Company, established in 1899, is one of the leading manufacturers of engineered bearings, alloy steel components and assemblies in the United States. It provides lubrication, power transmission, and maintenance and repair services. The company serves clients in the aerospace, agriculture, automotive, paper, mining, construction and power generation industries. It also offers motion control systems and engineered surfaces. The company operates an online purchase store and knowledge centers for engineers, students and suppliers. The Timken Company has operations in more than 27 countries and employs over 25,000 staff members. Additionally, the company specializes in friction management and power transmission solutions. The Timken Company is headquartered in Canton, Ohio.