Engineering Competence
Housing in washdown

The road to hygienic design

Despite the strictest cleaning regime, housed bearings can still risk food safety – unless there is a thorough understanding where such risks come [...]
Bearing housings,Bearing units,Food and Beverage,
Engineering Competence

Thinking beyond rolling bearings: gears

Bearings and gears have a lot in common: both are machine elements that transmit load through lubricated contacts. But they also have important [...]
Engineering Competence
Research paper for Pumps and Compressors

Application performance under thin film and oil-free conditions

Rolling bearing solutions for mixed-media and media lubrication in compressors or pumps
Fluid Machinery,Pumps and Compressors,Research and development,
Engineering Competence

Advanced testing accelerates development of offshore bearings

As offshore wind turbines increase in generating power, main shaft bearings need to meet the ever-higher demands placed on the power generating [...]
Engineering Competence

From lubricant physics to bearing behaviour

The SKF Chair at LaMCoS – INSA Lyon: "Lubricated Interfaces for the Future”.
Engineering Competence

Keeping ballast in check

Many vessels take on ballast water to improve balance, stability and structural integrity when they are sailing without cargo.
Engineering Competence
SKF Rail Track Monitoring

SKF Rail Track Monitoring

New technology developed by SKF uses the same onboard IMx system as is used for bogie rotating-equipment monitoring to control the condition of the [...]
Condition monitoring,Railways,