Engineering Competence

Raising the bar for collecting bearing data

SKF’s Sensor roller system uses sensors embedded inside rollers to gather operational load and other data in order to instantly determine the state [...]
Digital Technology,Research and development,Sensorised bearings,Wind,
Engineering Competence

A mobile alternative to monitor wind turbines

Operators of wind turbines need to monitor their equipment to ensure optimal performance. Often this is done with permanent condition monitoring [...]
Condition monitoring,Wind,WindCon,
Engineering Competence

Simplifying waste grease removal with reusable cartridge

Grease removal methods have become increasingly important to production and maintenance personnel. To address the issue SKF has introduced a reusable [...]
Lubrication Services,Lubrication Solutions,Sustainability,
Engineering Competence

Understanding vertical shaft mounting for bearings

When mounting bearings, one of the most common procedures is to use a vertical shaft mounting position and work with heat. Considering all common [...]
Bearings,Coupling systems,Research and development,
Engineering Competence

Tidal power moves towards the mainstream

Nova Innovation has established itself as a world leader in tidal energy and is growing rapidly. The company’s vision is to produce clean energy from [...]
Bearing housings,Bearing units,Condition monitoring,Electricity,Energy and sustainability management,Lubrication Solutions,Seals,
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Magnetic bearings up to any test

Running turboexpander, high-speed electric motor and compressor applications in harsh environments is a challenge. Developing this equipment to [...]
Magnetic bearings,Mining, extraction of oil and gas,Reliability,Sustainability,
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The design and technology of sealing systems for reliable bearing operation

Long lasting lubrication, reduced energy loss and longer maintenance intervals are the top priorities when designing a bearing seal. Integrated [...]
Seals,