All articles for "Research and theory"

Engineering Competence

Next generation of modelling and simulation techniques

SKF is introducing new modelling and simulation techniques that enable software tools to be used more as a method of analysis than as a method of [...]
Other industry,Other products and services,Research and theory,Testing and test center,
Engineering Competence

Longer life and lower energy use with SKF Sealed Energy Efficient deep groove ball bearings

Saving energy and reducing emissions continue to be key drivers for industry. SKF is supporting this ambition with a range of energy-efficient [...]
Bearings,Energy Efficient Bearing,Research and theory,
Engineering Competence

Energy-efficient minimal quantity lubrication for high-speed spindles

The exact supply of minimal quantities of appropriate lubricant is one of the essential requirements for the optimal operation and long service life [...]
Lubricants,Research and theory,
Digital Technology

Funding for tribology research

SKF has received 2.1 million euros from the European Union for its research project iBetter, which aims to develop a new integrated diagnostic method [...]
Other industry,Research and theory,
Engineering Competence

How SKF Solution Factory provides a gateway to a world of improvements

Now being rolled out across the world is the network of SKF Solution Factory facilities, which provide local entry points for customers to gain [...]
Maintenance,Monitoring and diagnostics,Reliability,Research and theory,Solution Factory,

Slick research

At Imperial College London, Professor Hugh Spikes studies the effects of friction.
Chemicals, fuel and petroleum products,Food and Beverage,Lubricants,Machinery and equipment,Research and theory,Talent,
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,