All articles for "Railways"

Dutch railway bridge gets a lift from new bearings

A railway bridge in the Netherlands needed new bearings on a number of wheels in the lifting mechanism in order to meet railway safety requirements. [...]
Railways,Seals,Spherical roller bearings,
Digital Technology

Putting condition monitoring firmly on the rails

Britain’s largest train operator, Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR), has installed a condition monitoring system developed by SKF to help avoid [...]
Condition monitoring,Railways,Reliability,
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Maintenance interval extension for railway wheel-set bearings

Depending on railway gauge, wheel diameter and axle load, wheelsets can have different arrangements and designs. As these systems are critical for [...]
Bearings,Maintenance,Railways,SKFstronger,
Engineering Competence
SKF Rail Track Monitoring

SKF Rail Track Monitoring

New technology developed by SKF uses the same onboard IMx system as is used for bogie rotating-equipment monitoring to control the condition of the [...]
Condition monitoring,Railways,
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,
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,