All articles for "Construction"


A concrete cooperation

Skyscrapers, bridges, roads and dams are all made of concrete, the world’s most widely used building material. Cement is its key ingredient, and [...]
Construction,Lubrication Services,Maintenance,Reliability,
Engineering Competence

Bobcat on the job

Whether they’re working on hard ground or wet grass, Bobcat Compact Track Loaders get the job done. Their secret: rubber tracks that let them either [...]
Bearings,Construction,Engineering consultancy,Seals,
Engineering Competence

A mine with a mission

When Asarco Inc. mines copper ore at its Mission Complex in the midst of the southwest US desert, it’s a battle against both temperature and costs.In [...]
Bearing life,Bearings,Condition monitoring,Construction,Integrated maintenance solutions,Reliability,
Engineering Competence

A heavenly view

The Gemini telescopes will see farther into space than ever before in the history of astronomy, even penetrating space clouds to watch stars being [...]
Digital Technology

Improved uptime for vibrating equipment

Copperhead is a new integrated system of advanced bearings and condition monitoring technology. Developed by SKF, it is designed specifically for use [...]
Condition monitoring,Construction,Mining and mineral processing,Monitoring and diagnostic,Reliability,Research and theory,Spherical roller bearings,
Engineering Competence

Taking the heat

Making cement is a big, hot, dusty operation. Still, it’s fine-tuned technology that helps Thailand’s Asia Cement stay put in a tough market.Viewed [...]
Bearings,Construction,Coupling systems,

The customer connection

For the Hilti Group, customer satisfaction translates to some 70,000 personal contacts each day with its customers in the construction industry [...]