All articles for "Electricity, gas and water supply"

Engineering Competence

Magnetic approach to improve the efficiency of watertreatment plants

In a world of finite resources, clean water is a commodity that continues to be more and more valuable. It is a global priority to make sure that we [...]
Bearing units,Condition monitoring,Design,Electricity, gas and water supply,
Engineering Competence

How black oxide-coated bearings can make an impact on cutting O&M costs for wind turbines

Wind energy companies are constantly seeking ways to reduce turbine operating costs. Black oxide-coated bearings are one solution. SKF offers an [...]
Cylindrical roller bearings,Design,Electricity, gas and water supply,Lubricants,Machinery and equipment,Reliability,Tapered roller bearings,Wind,
Digital Technology

The power was released in Hanover

In April 2013, after an eight-year intermission, SKF returned to Hannover Messe, the global industrial trade fair in Germany. With the slogan [...]
Bearings,Electricity, gas and water supply,Machinery and equipment,Research and development,Sustainability,
Engineering Competence

Premature bearing failures in wind gearboxes and white etching cracks (WEC)

Wind turbine gearboxes are subjected to a wide variety of operating conditions, some of which may push the bearings beyond their limits. Damage may [...]
Bearing life,Cylindrical roller bearings,Electricity, gas and water supply,Maintenance,Reliability,Research and theory,Spherical roller bearings,Tapered roller bearings,Wind,
Engineering Competence

Tracking a star to power a planet

The global solar energy market’s unprecedented growth has resulted in the twin challenges of delivering ever-higher performance and at the same time [...]
Bearings,Design,Electricity, gas and water supply,Sustainability,
Industry

Spin doctors

Engineering company Sincro Mecánica helps to make sure ageing turbines stay productive at Spain’s leading wind farms.
Condition monitoring,Electricity, gas and water supply,Maintenance,Monitoring and diagnostics,Reliability,Seals,Wind,
Digital Technology

Fighting the fakes

SKF is putting a lot of effort into fighting the worldwide problem of counterfeit bearings. The main goals are to protect public safety and to [...]
Aerospace,Cars,Design,Electricity, gas and water supply,Machinery and equipment,Reliability,Transportation & logistics,Trucks and trailers,