All articles for "Spindles"

Engineering Competence

How modelling and simulation helped build the world’s largest observation wheel

When you are building the largest observation wheel in the world, Las Vegas’ High Roller, you had better make sure that you use the best-engineered [...]
Design,Hub units,Machinery and equipment,Spindles,
Engineering Competence

Dynamic simulation – Building knowledge in product development

BEAST is an advanced dynamic simulation tool for rolling bearings and other mechanical systems with contacts. As proprietary SKF software, it helps [...]
Lubricants,Machinery and equipment,Maintenance,Online services,Reliability,Research and theory,Spindles,

Riding the right wind

Bajaj Auto is confident that through an innovative R&D department and Japanese management methods, it will regain its position as the No. 1 [...]
Deep groove ball bearings,Design,Lubricants,Spindles,Transportation & logistics,
Engineering Competence

Engineering in miniature

There are many novel and existing applications that can reap the rewards of SKF’s customized mini-spindle design services. SKF Focused Products is a [...]
Design,Industry,Other industry,Product,Service,Spindles,

Spindle service cooperation

  Niigata Machine Techno Co Ltd and SKF Spindle Service have signed a cooperation agreement covering machine tool spindle service. Niigata, a [...]
Engineering Competence

Trends in machine-tool spindle design

The machine-tool industry is improving productivity through higher speeds, improved power density and multipurpose operations. This requires [...]
Machinery and equipment,Spindles,

Italian spindle acquisition

In April, SKF acquired Italy’s Gamfior, which manufactures high speed motorised spindles and precision ball screws. Adding Gamfior to earlier [...]
Machinery and equipment,Reliability,Spindles,