All articles for "Spherical roller bearings"


Dutch railway bridge gets a lift from new bearings

A railway bridge in the Netherlands needed new bearings on a number of wheels in the lifting mechanism in order to meet railway safety requirements. [...]
Railways,Seals,Spherical roller bearings,
Engineering Competence
Spherical roller bearings: The bearing for all seasons

Spherical roller bearings: The bearing for all seasons

In 1919 SKF launched a product that was to transform the world of bearings and their applications in countless industries. Over the past 100 years, [...]
Bearings,Spherical roller bearings,
Engineering Competence
Eight-tonne bearing

Eight-tonne bearing for mining applications

SKF has manufactured and supplied its largest-ever spherical roller bearing based on ISO standard to be used within the mining industry. The bearing, [...]
Bearings,Mining, extraction of oil and gas,Spherical roller bearings,
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,
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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,
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New joint venture in China

SKF is continuing its expansion into the Chinese market. Together with China’s leading bearing producer, Wafangdian Bearing Co. Ltd., SKF is starting [...]
Bearings,Spherical roller bearings,