Industry

Italian spindle acquisition

In April, SKF acquired Italy’s Gamfior, which manufactures high speed motorised spindles and precision ball screws. Adding Gamfior to earlier [...]
Reliability,Remanufacturing,Spindles,
Industry

New train contract

SKF took home a contract from Transwerk of South Africa to supply tapered bearing units – TBUs – and axleboxes for one train consisting of 68 ore [...]
Bearings,Lubrication Services,Railways,Research and development,
Industry

Sealing system supplier acquired

SKF has acquired Sealpool AB, a leading Scandinavian supplier of sealing systems for reciprocating and static applications, mainly within the [...]
Industry,Seals,
Industry

Oil condition checker

OilCheck TMEH 1 is a new hand-held tool from SKF to determine degradation and contamination of mineral and synthetic oils. The easy-to-use tool makes [...]
Lubrication Solutions,
Industry

New series of split bearings

Cooper Bearings has launched a new series of split cylindrical roller bearings. Designated COP.01 E, the bearings feature an improved internal design [...]
Bearings,Design,
Industry

Composite plain bearings for heavy loads

In heavy-load applications, where the rotating or oscillating movements are relatively small, composite plain bearings offer advantageous design [...]
Bearings,Design,
Industry

Environmental quiz on the Web

How many questions on the environment can you answer in 90 seconds? To find out, surf to the SKF Group homepage. There you can do an online [...]
Sustainability,