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Diagnostics at sea

The offshore industry is increasingly relying on telecommunications for its operations. For BP in Norway, remotely controlling an oil platform from [...]
Condition monitoring,Mining, extraction of oil and gas,Reliability,Simulation and software,
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In-depth piping

A new pipe-laying vessel, the CSO Deep Blue, is pushing the envelope of what is possible in deepwater piping. It will have the capacity to lay more [...]
Bearing housings,Electricity, gas and water supply,Lubricants,Mining, extraction of oil and gas,Spherical roller bearings,
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A mine with a mission

When Asarco Inc. mines copper ore at its Mission Complex in the midst of the southwest US desert, it’s a battle against both temperature and costs.In [...]
Condition monitoring,Mining, extraction of oil and gas,Reliability,Spherical roller bearings,Toroidal roller bearings,
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Alignment specialist acquired

SKF has acquired 70 percent of the shares in the Dutch service company Machine Support BV. Machine Support specialises in precision geometric [...]
Maintenance,Mining, extraction of oil and gas,
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Improved uptime for vibrating equipment

Copperhead is a new integrated system of advanced bearings and condition monitoring technology. Developed by SKF, it is designed specifically for use [...]
Condition monitoring,Mining, extraction of oil and gas,Other industry,Reliability,Research and theory,Spherical roller bearings,
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Take care of your crusher

It takes rugged equipment to crush mountains of rocks down to small sizes. It also takes a smoothly operating service organisation.Since the dawn of [...]
Cylindrical roller bearings,Design,Mining, extraction of oil and gas,Reliability,Training,
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Drill like a star

High-tech drilling systems from U.S.-based Baker Hughes Inc. can be the difference between make or break in oil exploration. German group member [...]
Angular contact ball bearings,Mining, extraction of oil and gas,Thrust ball bearings,