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Industry

Simulation software saves the day

SimPro Quick, SKF’s simulation software, came to the rescue when engineers at Italian-headquartered ESPE faced a seemingly insoluble alternator [...]
Design,Electricity, gas and water supply,
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
Orbital Marine’s SR2000 tidal turbine on site at the European Marine Energy Center, Orkney.

Turning the tide

Tidal energy has been identified as a potentially important global source of sustainable renewable energy. A Scottish company and SKF are [...]
Electricity, gas and water supply,
Industry
SKF's Windlub

Windlub system to support ERG

SKF’s Windlub centralized lubrication system for wind turbines is supporting ERG, Italy’s leading wind energy operator, in the rollout of a fully [...]
Electricity, gas and water supply,Industry,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,
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Esbjerg, Denmark, is an important location for the European wind industry.

The winds of Danes

For years the Danish port of Esbjerg was known for its ferry connections to England and as an export hub for traditional agricultural exports such as [...]
Electricity, gas and water supply,Industry,Spherical roller bearings,
Industry
Palace or power plant

Palace or power plant?

There’s a highly unlikely looking hydroelectric power plant in the heart of Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic. And SKF played its part in its [...]
Electricity, gas and water supply,