GCBS-Gulf Coast Bearing & Seal Inc. specializes in the design, manufacture and repair of Babbitted Bearings and Labyrinth seals for rotating equipment found in the Power Generation, Chemical, and Oil & Gas industries. GCBS's management and technical team have over 120 years combined experience in Babbitted Bearings and Labyrinth seals. We provide engineering support and upgrades for all your critical rotating equipment.
GCBS’s upper management and key operational support personnel were previously employed with a premier Houston Bearing Company that supported turbo machinery users for over twenty years with the same products currently offered by GCBS. Our Houston facility features modern machine manufacturing tooling and precision quality control inspection standards. Whether the requirement is standard or expedited delivery service, we offer 24/7 coverage from our facility located at 8730 Meldrum Lane, Houston, TX 77075
1. Bearing manufacturing and repair from large ball & socket tilt pad journal bearings to self- equalizing thrust bearings to standard babbitted sleeve bearings for rotating machinery.
2. Labyrinth seal manufacture & repair from a variety of materials such as aluminum, bronze, nickel silver, Torlon, Fluorosint, PEEK and ni-resist.
3. Parts storage: Expensive and critical components properly inventoried and stored to prevent damage.