All articles for "Condition monitoring"

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Increasing productivity at Nordic Paper

SKF and pulp and paper manufacturer Nordic Paper have signed a five-year fee- and performance-based contract. The agreement aims to improve Nordic [...]
Condition monitoring,Pulp and paper,
Engineering Competence
SKF Rail Track Monitoring

SKF Rail Track Monitoring

New technology developed by SKF uses the same onboard IMx system as is used for bogie rotating-equipment monitoring to control the condition of the [...]
Condition monitoring,Railways,
Industry

New solution for wind turbine operators

In partnership with Boralex, a leader in the Canadian renewable energy market and France’s largest independent producer of onshore wind power, SKF is [...]
Condition monitoring,
Digital Technology
Solutions to reduce life-cycle cost for rail freight

Solutions to reduce life-cycle cost for rail freight

SKF and U.S.-based Advanced Truck Systems (ATS) have agreed to collaborate on equipping the new two-piece railroad car system from ATS with [...]
Condition monitoring,Industry,Railways,
Engineering Competence
Contamination is a major cause of bearing wear, which ultimately leads to bearing failure.

Wear and surface fatigue in rolling bearings

Even with careful observation, measurement and monitoring, wear in rolling bearings is hard to predict. SKF has dedicated considerable research and [...]
Condition monitoring,Machinery and equipment,
Manufacturing
The Maasvlakte Power Plant 3 in the Netherlands

Colossal power by the sea

The Maasvlakte Power Plant 3 in the Netherlands burns 220 pounds of coal per second and is designed to run for six years without shutting down for [...]
Condition monitoring,Electricity, gas and water supply,Lubricants,
Industry
NREL's wind turbines

Testing for the future

Wind turbines are becoming an increasingly common sight across the United States as wind energy grows. Now the challenge is to keep them operating as [...]
Condition monitoring,Electricity, gas and water supply,Industry,Lubricants,Seals,Spherical roller bearings,