Orinoco Bearings Ltd
The Hoffmann Ball Bearings and Roller Bearings Manufacturing Company was founded in Chelmsford, England,in 1898. The company rapidly expanded and soon achieved worldwide fame for their precision-made ball bearings boasting an accuracy better than 1/10,000 of an inch (2.5 micrometres) for all their products.

World renowned for quality, Hoffmann quickly became market leaders in the design and production of ball bearings and roller bearings for industrial, aircraft and automotive applications.