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AST Moves East Coast HQ to New Facility

January 16, 2019 by Christine Berlly

AST Bearings has moved our East Coast headquarters to a new 35,000 square foot facility in Parsippany, New Jersey. Only a few miles from our previous location, the new home will significantly improve our engineering, laboratory, packaging and warehouse capabilities.

The move proved to be an opportunity to enhance practically every facet of AST’s operations, and was planned by a multi-departmental team. Drawing from years of experience in their previous home, the planning focused on ensuring that the new layout would endorse efficiency and speed.

For example, building flow was carefully scrutinized and is reflected in the final layout. The path of the parts allows for direct movement from shelves to the laboratory for preparation, into the clean room for relubrication and finally to packaging. Similarly, the warehouse layout was carefully considered to best accommodate an efficient workspace that will allow for faster processing and shipping.

Another major improvement to the new facility is the addition of a second, cutting-edge degreaser. With the cleaning of bearings, lubrication and relubrication being a staple of AST’s value-added services, this piece of equipment serves as a significant upgrade, allowing us to increase capacity and better serve our customers’ needs. Additionally, the machine is environmentally friendly, preventing the production of toxic waste associated with traditional degreasers.

We are excited to begin a new chapter in AST’s history in our new facility, providing the highest level of service to our customers. If you’re in the area stop by for a tour!

The updated contact information for AST Bearings is:

222 New Road, Parsippany NJ 07054

Office: (973) 335-2230

US Toll free: (888) 906-2320
Fax: (973) 335-6987


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