All articles for "Bearings"

Rolling Knowledge
SKF Rolling Knowledge webinars

Experience the SKF R&D labs, where we fight friction and wear

Improved energy efficiency and cost reduction can be achieved by downsizing machines, increasing speeds and loads. As a result, machines are subject [...]
Bearings,Lubricants,Research and development,Research and theory,Roller bearings,
Industry

Extended capability of SKF Enlight ProCollect

Maintenance engineers can now plan lubrication routes with a portable condition-based monitoring system.
Bearing life,Bearings,Condition monitoring,Digital Technology,
Engineering Competence
beakers_R&D

Experiment­ing with new challenges leading the path to innovation

Universal trends applicable to numerous machines and many industries comprise improved energy efficiency and cost reduction, which, among others, can [...]
Bearings,Design,Research and development,Research and theory,Simulation and software,
Manufacturing

Further investment in China

Expansion of SKF’s ball bearing manufacturing site in Xinchang will give customers even better service and access to a wider product range.
Bearings,Manufacturing,
News
TWIM 15 induction heater

Easier bearing mounting with the TWIM 15 induction heater

The new portable and easy-to-use SKF TWIM 15 induction heater makes the hot mounting of bearings and similar parts fast and safe. The TWIM 15 [...]
Bearings,Service,
Rolling Knowledge
SKF Rolling Knowledge webinars

Bearing life statistics

As for any mechanical device, bearings encounter variations in their life even in identical operating conditions. The Weibull statistics is commonly [...]
Bearing life,Bearings,Engineering Competence,Research and theory,SKFstronger,
Rolling Knowledge
SKF Rolling Knowledge webinars

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,