All articles for "Condition monitoring"

Industry

New solution for wind turbine operators

In partnership with Boralex, a leader in the Canadian renewable energy market and France’s largest independent producer of onshore wind power, SKF is [...]
Condition monitoring,Electricity, gas and water supply,
Digital Technology
Solutions to reduce life-cycle cost for rail freight

Solutions to reduce life-cycle cost for rail freight

SKF and US-based Advanced Truck Systems (ATS) have agreed to collaborate in equipping the new two-piece bogie system from ATS with high-capacity [...]
Condition monitoring,Engineering Competence,Industry,Railways,
Engineering Competence
Contamination is a major cause of bearing wear, which ultimately leads to bearing failure.

Wear and surface fatigue in rolling bearings

Even with careful observation, measurement and monitoring, wear in rolling bearings is hard to predict. SKF has dedicated considerable research and [...]
Condition monitoring,Engineering Competence,Machine Tools,Machinery and equipment,
Manufacturing
The Maasvlakte Power Plant 3 in the Netherlands

Colossal power by the sea

The Maasvlakte Power Plant 3 in the Netherlands burns 100 kilograms of coal per second and is designed to run for six years without shutting down for [...]
Condition monitoring,Electricity, gas and water supply,Lubricants,Manufacturing,
Industry
NREL's wind turbines

Testing for the future

Wind turbines are becoming an increasingly common sight across the United States as wind energy grows. Now the challenge is to keep them operating as [...]
Condition monitoring,Electricity, gas and water supply,Engineering,Industry,Lubricants,Seals,Spherical roller bearings,
Digital Technology
SKF Multi­log IMx-Rail

Multilog IMx for rail applications

SKF has launched Multi­log IMx-Rail, an entirely rail-focused version of the highly successful Multilog IMx platform, combining rolling stock and [...]
Condition monitoring,Digital Technology,Manufacturing,Railways,
Industry
KLIA Ekspres with Cheetah livery.

On the right track

The SKF Insight Rail wireless condition monitoring system is contributing to the availability and reliability of rail transport between Kuala Lumpur [...]
Condition monitoring,Digital Technology,Railways,