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Don’t rock the boat

Imagine having a boat ride that’s as smooth as a train trip or an airline flight. With one high-tech device, an American company aims to transform an [...]
Engineering Competence

Lightweight bearings for machine tool spindles

A high-performance bearing arrangement that forms the heart of a new generation of machine tool spindles has been developed by SKF for Vigel S.p.A., [...]
Bearings,Design,Other (bearing units),
Engineering Competence

High-performance seals for wind turbines

SKF engineers have developed a new generation of seals – the HRS range – specifically to meet the challenges of the wind energy industry. The [...]
Engineering Competence

A new life for the Lido

The Lido, the famed Parisian cabaret near the Arc de Triomphe, needed an elaborate new stage mechanism to accommodate its latest sumptuous [...]
Design,Lifting and Handling,Other industry,Roller screws,

Bearings for next-generation aircraft engines

  SKF is supplying CFM International – a joint venture between US-based GE Aviation and Snecma in France – with main [...]
Engineering Competence

Backwards into the future

Northern Europe’s biggest tractor manufacturer, Valtra, helps farmers work more comfortably and efficiently forwards and backwards, with unique [...]
Agriculture,Design,Food and Beverage,Sensorised bearings,

Electric reliability

When Bolloré won the tender to run Autolib’, Paris’ first electric car-sharing service, in December 2010, the electrical solutions expert enrolled [...]
Bearings,Cars,Design,Electrical,Transportation & logistics,