Digital Technology

Data to reduce the levelized cost of energy

Gearboxes and main bearings are critical components in wind turbines. Failure of these components can lead to lost revenue, high emergency repair [...]
Condition monitoring,Digitization,Online services,Wind,
Digital Technology
Looking at data on screen

Taking a step-by-step approach to remote industrial maintenance planning

In the aftermath of the global pandemic, many industrial plants were forced to rethink and reengineer their supply chain, operations, and [...]
Artificial intelligence,Asset management,Client Needs Analysis (CNA),Condition monitoring,Integrated maintenance solutions,Rotating equipment performance,Service,
Digital Technology

Improving wind turbine monitoring accuracy

Monitoring wind turbine operation is extremely challenging. Each turbine is subject to constant change due to the vagaries of the weather. As a [...]
Condition monitoring,Rotating equipment performance,Wind,
Digital Technology

Good vibrations at the cement plant

The Českomoravský Cement plant at Radotín in the Czech Republic had been experiencing unplanned stops due to damaged gearboxes. But thanks to a [...]
Condition monitoring,Mining and mineral processing,
Digital Technology
Bearing mounting

The future of bearing mounting

Bearing mounting is one of the most important aspects of bearing performance and service life. Estimates are that as many as 1 out of 6 premature [...]
Bearing failure,Bearing mounting,Bearings,Digitization,Training,
Digital Technology

The added value of 3D printing

Additive manufacturing is an increasingly popular method of producing everything from aerospace components to human body parts. The Swedish company [...]
Digital Technology,Engineering Competence,Manufacturing,Research and development,
Digital Technology
SKF Rolling Knowledge webinars

Experience the SKF R&D labs, where we fight friction and wear

Improved energy efficiency and cost reduction can be achieved by downsizing machines, increasing speeds and loads. As a result, machines are subject [...]
Bearings,Lubricants,Research and development,Research and theory,Roller bearings,