„creating a world of bearings solutions“


Company 1GLT Bearings GmbH has over 45 years of experience in sliding bearing technology. We are one of the largest European suppliers for installation-ready sliding bearings in steel, bronze, stainless steel, bi-metal, sintered metal, plastic and fibre composite materials.


Under the GLT brand we offer wrapped maintenance-free sliding bearings, wrapped maintenance-bound sliding bearings and sintered sliding bearings.

Under the LHG brand we offer massive sliding bearings, plastic sliding bearings, inner tension bushings and plain bearings/rod ends, sliding plates and support bearings.


We focus on agricultural technology, the automotive sector, construction machinery, mining, forestry technology, hydropower and medical technology. Many well-known manufacturers and technical dealers are among our customers.

With a range of over 20,000 standardised items we offer a comprehensive product range. Our main warehouse in Munich stocks around 4,500,000 parts. This enables us to guarantee first-class delivery times for ready-to-install sliding bearings.


“The optimal supply of our customers is our priority. Partnership and collaboration are indispensable in this respect.
A quote from Managing Director Christian Hanisch.


If you cannot find the perfect ready-to-install sliding bearing for your products and applications, our application technology department will be happy to develop a tailor-made solution with you. Our application support team has a wide range of modern sliding materials to keep abreast of the latest developments in sliding bearing technology. We can usually deliver special designs, customisation of standard products and special materials at short notice.

Our services include advice on product selection, individual stocking for customer framework agreements, first-class delivery times and support of our customers in the area of logistics (e.g. customer-specific packaging, kanban, etc.)


“Thanks to the quality of our products and reliability in performance and service, we have been a recognised partner for well-known customers in Europe across all segments of industry for many years.”
Quote from Managing Director Lars Voigt.


We are certified according to DIN EN ISO 9001 and DIN EN ISO 14001.


Our goal is to maintain our business growth of recent years. To this end, we will continue to support our customers in Europe actively by strengthening our sales force and application technology. Shop