All articles for "Maintenance"

Engineering Competence

Where measurement and quality find a home

As a major engineering company, SKF relies on making sure that the products and services it provides live up to its own high expectations. [...]
Industry,Maintenance,Other industry,Other products and services,Product,Service,
Engineering Competence

Getting the inside view of bearing loads, thanks to a little touch of magic

SKF has developed techniques that provide engineers with a better insight into the conditions within a bearing when the equipment into which it is [...]
Industry,Maintenance,Other industry,Other products and services,Product,Service,
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The great power

The only three companies in the world making wind turbines with a power output of around five megawatts are German, and REpower builds the biggest.
Condition monitoring,Design,Electricity, gas and water supply,Maintenance,Spherical roller bearings,Toroidal roller bearings,
Engineering Competence

Service engineering for Australian railways

Rail companies in Australia face great technical challenges in their operations across the country. With its acquisition of Rolling Stock Supply & [...]
Axleboxes,Industry,Maintenance,Product,Railways,Service,Tapered roller bearings,
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The value of reconditioning bearings in cold rolling mills

Refurbishment and reconditioning of bearings used in cold rolling mills can save between 55 % and 65 % on the cost of buying new bearings.   SKF [...]
Design,Industry,Maintenance,Metal industry,Service,
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A passion for plastic

As usual, the Greeks had a word for it, long before plastics came to dominate modern life in the second half of the 20th century. The word was [...]
Chemicals, fuel and petroleum products,Maintenance,Reliability,Thrust ball bearings,
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Dead Sea alive with mining activity

The Dead Sea is proving to be a rich source of minerals, including potash. The Dead Sea Works is using a method developed by the company to mine [...]
Chemicals, fuel and petroleum products,Condition monitoring,Maintenance,