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The added value of 3D printing

Additive manufacturing is an increasingly popular method of producing everything from aerospace components to human body parts. The Swedish company [...]
Digital Technology,Engineering Competence,Manufacturing,Research and development,

Spanish manufacturing plant achieves carbon-neutral status

SKF’s automotive bearing factory in Tudela, Spain, has become the Group’s second manufacturing site to achieve carbon-neutral status. Together with [...]
Engineering Competence,Sustainability,
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,
Replacement benefits with split spherical roller bearings

Replacement benefits with split spherical roller bearings

SKF Cooper has introduced a new range of split spherical roller bearings in the 231 series that offers multiple customer benefits. Typically used in [...]
Engineering Competence,Spherical roller bearings,
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,
Orbital Marine’s SR2000 tidal turbine on site at the European Marine Energy Centre, Orkney.

Turning the tide

Tidal energy has been identified as a potentially important global source of sustainable renewable energy. A Scottish company and SKF are [...]
Electricity, gas and water supply,Engineering Competence,
Engineering Competence
SKF Lincoln SLC metering device for grease

New metering device for grease

SKF has introduced its Lincoln SLC metering device for grease. Developed for use in single-line lubrication systems, this metering device features a [...]
Engineering Competence,Lubricants,Manufacturing,