All articles for "Research and theory"

Bridging the gap to the academic world

SKF has highly valuable collaborations with several leading universities and academic institutions to push the boundaries of bearing technology. [...]
Research and theory,
News

Pushing the boundaries of bearing technology

A one-day gathering of emerging scientists from various University Technology Centres enabled participants to share their work with technology and [...]
Research and theory,
Industry
Acquisition of cleantech company

Acquisition of cleantech company

SKF has acquired RecondOil Sweden AB, a Swedish cleantech start-up that has developed a chemical filtration and rejuvenation process for industrial [...]
Lubricants,Research and theory,
Engineering Competence
The-skf-generalized-bearing-life-model-for-hybrid-bearings

The SKF Generalized Bearing Life Model for hybrid bearings

Recently, SKF introduced the Generalized Bearing Life Model (GBLM) concept for rolling bearings [1]. Since then, work has continued focusing on [...]
Research and theory,
Industry
Fibre-optic sensing systems

Partnership for fibre-optic sensing systems

SKF and Proximion AB, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hexatronic Group AB, Gothenburg, Sweden, have entered into a development partnership for the [...]
Digital Technology,Engineering Competence,Research and theory,
Engineering Competence
Tapered roller bearing load ratings versus performance

Tapered roller bearing load ratings versus performance

Values of dynamic load ratings for tapered roller bearings listed in catalogues might be confusing and not comparable because manufacturers calculate [...]
Engineering Competence,Research and theory,Tapered roller bearings,
Engineering Competence
Material imperfections

A better understanding of material imperfections

In SKF, research has continuously been carried out to better understand the effects of microstructure and pre-existing material imperfections on [...]
Engineering Competence,Research and theory,