All articles for "Bearings"

Engineering Competence
Ferris wheel in Mtatsminda Park in Tbilisi, Georgia.

Wheel keeps on turning

Scheduled inspection of the giant Ferris wheel in Mtatsminda Park in Tbilisi, Georgia, was still months away when the wheel developed an alarming [...]
Bearings,Lubrication Solutions,
Engineering Competence
SKF SimPro Expert simulation software tool

New SKF engineering software for the evaluation of bearing arrangements

SKF SimPro Quick is an easy-to-use bearing analysis tool with advanced features.
Bearings,Engineering tools,
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 [...]
Bearings,Digitization,
Engineering Competence
The iconic ‘ding-ding’ trams have been running the streets of Hong Kong Island for more than a century.

Modernizing the “ding-ding” trams

Hong Kong Tramways operates the world’s oldest and largest double-deck tram fleet. The company is now modernizing its trams with new technology. The [...]
Bearings,Research and development,
Manufacturing
Papcel

A partnership for paper

Space constraints posed a tough challenge in designing a new papermaking machine. SKF’s unique CARB bearings and a ground-breaking lubrication system [...]
Bearings,Pulp and paper,
Industry
Pågen bakery

A stable process

A bearing solution introduced at the Pågen bakery, one of Sweden’s largest, has resulted in considerable savings, in terms of both time and money.
Bearings,
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 [...]
Bearing life,Bearings,Research and development,