Industry

Ovako Steel invests for the future

Ovako Steel, a fully owned subsidiary of SKF, has built a new tube mill in Hofors, Sweden. Commissioned in May 1998, Tube Mill 6 is the most modern [...]
Metals,
Industry

Koç keeps Turkey rolling

Road transport has a long history in Turkey. From the first century to the 14th, roads in this region formed the western leg of the important Silk [...]
Bearings,Cars,Transportation & logistics,Vehicle Aftermarket products,
Industry

Fiat prize for SKF

SKF has received a “Qualitas” Fiat Quality Prize for 1997. Fiat has been presenting “Qualitas” awards to its top suppliers for more than 70 [...]
Quality,Supply chain,
Industry

The customer connection

For the Hilti Group, customer satisfaction translates to some 70,000 personal contacts each day with its customers in the construction industry [...]
Bearings,Construction,Design,Electrical,Seals,
Industry

Sweet success I

The use of CARBTM as a non-locating bearing in a shredding machine has proved a wise decision for CSR Sugar Inkerman Mill, Australia. A shredder [...]
Bearings,Food and Beverage,
Industry

Sweet success II

An SKF toroidal bearing, CARBTM , in a hot gas fan at Prosperine Sugar Mill, North Queensland, Australia, has also proved successful. The fan is [...]
Bearings,Food and Beverage,Toroidal roller bearings,
Industry

Historical endurance

In Neuß, Germany, an SKF four-row taper roller bearing made history when it was retired recently after nearly 18 years and 67,000 hours in service. [...]
Bearing life,Bearings,Metals,Tapered roller bearings,