All articles for "Tapered roller bearings"

Engineering Competence
German Railways

Railway order for German Railways

The new ICE-4 passenger train will become the backbone of Deutsche Bahn’s (German Railways) long-distance network. The new train, which will operate [...]
Bearings,Railways,Roller bearings,Tapered roller bearings,
Industry
Journey forward

Journey forward

Indonesia’s state-owned rail operator PT Kereta Api Indonesia (Persero) annually moves more than 300 million passengers and some 30 million tonnes of [...]
Railways,Tapered roller bearings,
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,
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

Upgraded SKF Explorer self-aligning roller bearings extend service life

Summary Developments in steel processing technology have given SKF the oppor­tunity to further improve [...]
Angular contact ball bearings,Cylindrical roller bearings,Deep groove ball bearings,Metal industry,Research and development,Roller bearings,Tapered roller bearings,
Manufacturing

NN Inc buys SKF component manufacturing

SKF and US-based NN Inc have signed a letter of intent by which SKF intends to sell its component-manufacturing operations in Veenendaal, the [...]
Bearings,Tapered roller bearings,
Industry

Historical endurance

In Neuß, Germany, an SKF four-row taper roller bearing made history when it was retired recently after nearly 18 years and 67,000 hours in service. [...]
Bearing life,Bearings,Metals,Tapered roller bearings,