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Welcome to the British Gear Association.

The British Gear Association (BGA) is a trade association that promotes the technical and commercial interests of manufacturers, distributors, academics and others involved in the Power Transmissions industry in the United Kingdom.

latest bga news

EIS INSTRUMENTATION, ANALYSIS AND TESTING EXHIBITION We are happy to be sponsoring the ENGINEERING INTEGRITY SOCIETY Instrumentation, Analysis & Testing Exhibition. 14…

VDMA: Power Transmission Engineering on the upswing. Our friends at VDMA regularly produce reports on the state of the industry…

Last Chance to register – Virtual Gear Measurement. Date: 28th & 29th July and 4th & 5th August 2021Platform: TEAMSTutor: Rob…

The UKCA (UK Conformity Assessed) The UKCA (UK Conformity Assessed) marking is a new UK product marking that is used for goods being placed…

BGA Training Schedule – July – December 2021. Thanks to the support of BGA Members and the hard work of our…

New Online Training – Virtual Gear Measurement. Date: 28th & 29th July and 4th & 5th August 2021Platform: TEAMSTutor: Rob FrazerNon…

Events

The BGA runs regular training seminars and networking events for our members, providing a chance for individuals and teams to learn and network with the broader membership at locations across the UK.

Publications

Get immediate, and free, access to various publications through our online resource centre. Publications on offer include white papers, codes of practice and other documents.

Special Interest Groups

SIG’s are a semi-structured group of BGA members with a common interest in a specific area of technology. The groups provide a forum for BGA members to discuss common problems or topic areas to a common benefit.

Research

The BGA provides support and funding for relevant research projects from our members. Completed projects are available for interested parties to download and view instantaneously.