All articles for "Mining, extraction of oil and gas"


What’s it worth?

Discussions about the planet’s natural resources have shifted dramatically in the past few years, from questions of scarcity to debates about cost.
Chemicals, fuel and petroleum products,Electricity, gas and water supply,Mining, extraction of oil and gas,

New contracts

Audi AG SKF has signed contracts estimated at some 110 million euros with Audi for the delivery of components for a number of vehicle models. The [...]
Bearing units,Cars,Condition monitoring,Design,Maintenance,Mining, extraction of oil and gas,Reliability,

At the bottom of the sea

Magnetic bearings from the SKF subsidiary S2M have been selected to equip the compressors and high-speed motors of the Åsgard Subsea Gas Compression [...]
Design,Mining, extraction of oil and gas,Other products and services,

Heavy lifting

Jack-up gearboxes keep drilling platforms well above stormy seas.
Design,Mining, extraction of oil and gas,Toroidal roller bearings,
Engineering Competence

Upgraded SKF Explorer self-aligning roller bearings extend service life

Driven by customer needs in ­challenging industrial applications, SKF developed an improved heat treatment  that is now used for the entire range of [...]
Angular contact ball bearings,Cylindrical roller bearings,Deep groove ball bearings,Metal industry,Mining, extraction of oil and gas,Other industry,Roller bearings,Spherical roller bearings,Spherical roller thrust bearings,Tapered roller bearings,Toroidal roller bearings,

Smelter shelter

A reinforced relationship between SKF and Konkola Copper Mines in Zambia has proved a major success for both sides.
Condition monitoring,Mining, extraction of oil and gas,Reliability,

Strategic partnership ­agreement with Sandvik

News SKF has signed a three-year strategic partnership agreement with Sandvik Mining and Construction, strengthening the relationship between the two [...]
Mining, extraction of oil and gas,