All articles for "Chemicals, fuel and petroleum products"

Digital Technology

Electric dreams

SKF is helping to power a new generation of e-vehicles.
Cars,Chemicals, fuel and petroleum products,Design,Research and theory,

Offshore achievements

Two major breakthroughs have cemented SKF’s reputation as a trusted player in the offshore sector. SKF (UK) Limited Aberdeen, a centre of excellence [...]
Chemicals, fuel and petroleum products,Mining, extraction of oil and gas,

Cool running

Transporting iron ore by rail is a critical aspect of mining in the Arctic Circle. And predictive maintenance is a critical aspect of keeping the [...]
Bearing units,Chemicals, fuel and petroleum products,Cylindrical roller bearings,Machinery and equipment,Maintenance,Mining, extraction of oil and gas,Other industry,Railways,Self-aligning ball bearings,Tapered roller bearings,Transportation & logistics,

Capturing lost energy

Volvo Car Corporation is exploring the potential for using Kinetic Energy Recovery System (KERS) technology in its passenger vehicles. A recent pilot [...]
Cars,Chemicals, fuel and petroleum products,Machinery and equipment,Other products and services,Research and theory,

Waste warrior

Veena Sahajwalla’s enthusiasm for waste has contributed to increased efficiency and sustainability in the steel industry.
Chemicals, fuel and petroleum products,Machinery and equipment,Metal industry,Other services,
Engineering Competence

SKF scientists awarded

Staff members from SKF’s Engineering & Research Centre in Nieuwegein, the Netherlands, have won a range of excellence awards. In July 2013, Erik [...]
Chemicals, fuel and petroleum products,Lubricants,Machinery and equipment,Mining, extraction of oil and gas,Other services,Roller bearings,
Engineering Competence

Swell solution

French technology firm Symétrie makes hexapods – parallel kinematic systems for testing products and simulating swell. The devices are in high demand [...]
Aerospace,Bearing units,Chemicals, fuel and petroleum products,Design,Machinery and equipment,Mechatronics,Mining, extraction of oil and gas,Transportation & logistics,