All articles for "Bearing failure"

Engineering Competence

New bearing design for wind turbine gearboxes

Say hello to a new bearing for wind turbine gearboxes. SKF high durability gearbox bearings for wind have a longer endurance life, higher life rating [...]
Bearing failure,Bearings,Digital Technology,Digitization,Engineering Competence,New technology/product,Quality,Reliability,
Digital Technology

Conditioning mon‍itoring cuts costs

China’s Guangzhou Metro is one of the busiest metro networks in the world. Now it is going from a planned maintenance model for its bearings to a [...]
Axleboxes,Bearing failure,Bearing life,Bearings,Condition monitoring,Digital Technology,Digitization,Engineering Competence,Maintenance,Sustainability,
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,
Digital Technology

The future of bearing failure analysis is here

Computer vision is an effective complement to the human eye. SKF has developed an AI tool to evaluate bearing damage automatically, helping [...]
Bearing failure,Digital Technology,Digitization,Maintenance,New technology/product,
Rolling Knowledge
Rolling Knowledge - SKF Engineering Webinars

Learn about bearing mounting in vertical fashion

Mounting bearings in vertical shaft fashion is a very common method, especially for larger bearings. In this webinar we are going through the basics [...]
Bearing failure,Bearing mounting,Wind,

Do not jeopardize reliable rotation, use genuine SKF products

Watch the SKFstronger webinar Kjetil Eliassen, Brand Protection Manager, SKF. The protection of trademark rights is essential to maintain a strong [...]
Bearing failure,Bearings,
Rolling Knowledge
Damaged bearing

Understanding the ISO 15243 – Bearing damage modes and classifications

Due to the central role of bearings in many machines, avoiding bearing failures is key to improved machine performance. The first step to avoid future [...]
Bearing failure,SKFstronger,