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,
Engineering Competence

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,
Engineering Competence
SKF Rolling Knowledge webinars

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,
Engineering Competence

NIO: More than a promising start-up

Chinese electric vehicle maker NIO has established itself as a leading brand in China by focusing on car-making technology and creating the ultimate [...]
Cars,Tapered roller bearings,
Engineering Competence

Bearing Innovations for the Pump Industry: Today and Tomorrow

Pumps are everywhere. They are the second most frequently used machine in the world and - after electric motors - consuming a big part of the world’s [...]
Bearings,Pumps and Compressors,
Engineering Competence

A well-oiled operation

It’s time to rethink relubrication. Thanks to an innovation from SKF, a leading snack food producer is using fryer oil to lubricate the bearings in [...]
Bearing units,Food and Beverage,Lubricants,