All articles for "Sensorised bearings"


A flash of power

A small US-based car manufacturer has come up with an electric car with performance that can match – or even outperform – most of its petrol-driven [...]
Cars,Deep groove ball bearings,Sensorised bearings,

The charge of the tuk-tuks

The tuk-tuk is a familiar sight on the crowded streets of many Asian cities. One of the challenges when taking a ride is negotiating the price. But [...]
Sensorised bearings,Transportation & logistics,
Engineering Competence

High speed in railways

Speed has been the essence of railways since the first steam locomotive made its appearance in 1804. SKF remains at the forefront of high-speed train [...]
Axleboxes,Bearing housings,Bearing units,Design,Maintenance,Railways,Reliability,Sensorised bearings,

One million units sold

In November 2005, SKF celebrated the millionth sensor-bearing unit sold to a customer. The unit was produced in St-Cyr-sur-Loire, France. SKF’s [...]
Sensorised bearings,
Engineering Competence

Smart Housing – the integrated sensor solution

Smart Housing is a way of integrating sensors into a housing to allow monitoring and control of critical bearing applications. It is a robust system [...]
Bearing housings,Industry,Mining, extraction of oil and gas,Other industry,Product,Sensorised bearings,
Engineering Competence

Sensors for railway bearing units

Wheel slide and skidding on railway vehicles can be avoided by using systems similar to antilock braking systems for cars and trucks. SKF has [...]
Axleboxes,Industry,Product,Railways,Sensorised bearings,Transportation & logistics,

Smart design

Crown Equipment Corp’s forklifts are not only tough, they’re stylish and smart.Does an industrial vehicle have to look stylish? After all, a forklift [...]
Industry,Other industry,Sensorised bearings,Transportation & logistics,