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Engineering Competence

Green growth

Something remarkable happened in 2014. The world’s economy grew, but carbon emissions did not. Big investments in renewable energy and an explosion [...]
Sustainability,Wind,
Industry

Down-to-earth wind power

The growing popularity of wind power to produce electricity with a low carbon footprint has led to the installation of wind turbines that are bigger [...]
Bearings,Electricity,Reliability,Wind,
Industry

Order from Chinese wind power gearbox manufacturer

SKF has received an order in excess of 15.6 million euros for the supply of bearing sets to Chongqing Gearbox Co., Ltd., a leading Chinese wind power [...]
Bearings,Wind,
Manufacturing

Investment in Kaydon Brazil

SKF is investing some 24 million euros in a new factory at its existing SKF Campus in Cajamar, Brazil. The 6,600-square-metre facility, which will [...]
Bearings,Wind,
Industry

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

Benefits of using black oxidized bearings in wind applications

The ever-increasing size of wind turbines to generate more power is placing higher demands on the drivetrains.
Wind,
Engineering Competence

Bearings for North American and Brazilian wind industries

US-based Kaydon, part of the SKF Group, has secured a long-term agreement to supply slewing ring bearings to a major wind turbine manufacturer that [...]
Electricity,Wind,