Engineering Competence

Hybrid bearings – the ‍co‍ming in⁠dustry standard

Hybrid bearings provide solutions for existing and upcoming technical challenges. Combining steel rings and ceramic rolling elements reduces weight [...]
Bearing failure,Bearing life,Bearings,Engineering Competence,
Engineering Competence

Sealed large bearings – a game changer

Introducing seals for large spherical roller bearings in heavy industrial applications can be a game changer in terms of overall performance and [...]
Bearings,Mining,Spherical roller bearings,
Engineering Competence

Increased service life of hydraulic cylinders through friction-optimized buffer seals

In hydraulic systems, fluids are being pressurized to generate, control and convert fluid power into recip-rocating movement. The efficiency is [...]
Research and development,Seals,
Engineering Competence
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Protect wheel end bearings in agricultural applications

High reliability across long and intense work periods and optimized wheel end hub efficiency is paramount for any equipment in agricultural [...]
Bearings,mounting,Seals,
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,