All articles for "Energy and sustainability management"

Engineering Competence

New hub bearing unit cuts frictional losses

  SKF has launched an upgraded version of its third-generation hub bearing unit (HBU3), designed to reduce pre-load range, [...]
Bearings,Cars,Energy and sustainability management,Hub units,

Implementing a wind industry quality standard

The wind industry quality standard (WIQS), SKFs latest initiative for the wind industry, was showcased at the WindEnergy Hamburg 2014 exhibition. The [...]
Energy and sustainability management,Wind,
Engineering Competence

Let there be light

Imagine living in shadows for six months of the year. This was the harsh reality for the inhabitants of the Norwegian village of Rjukan, located some [...]
Energy and sustainability management,Linear Motion,Power Generation,Sustainability,
Digital Technology

Kitchen footwork

Only in Christoph Thetard’s compact, ultramodern kitchen is this a logical question. Thetard has developed a totally electricity-free, mechanical [...]
Automation,Design,Energy and sustainability management,Food and Beverage,Research and development,Transmission,
Engineering Competence

How a new drum support unit saves energy

Saving energy and reducing ­manufacturing costs are the goals of the SKF Drum Support Unit for front loading washing machines.
Deep groove ball bearings,Design,Energy and sustainability management,Machinery and equipment,Seals,
Engineering Competence

Low-weight hub bearing unit

SKF Low-Weight Hub Bearing Unit is a newly introduced wheel end solution based on the flanged hub bearing design that contributes to a significant [...]
Bearings,Energy and sustainability management,
Engineering Competence

$ 2 bln

SKF has documented more than 2 billion US dollars saved by its customers as a result of using SKF solutions. The data have been collected over a [...]
Energy and sustainability management,Lubrication Solutions,