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Engineering Competence

Hybrid bearings – the coming industry standard

Hybrid bearings provide solutions for existing and upcoming technical challenges. Combining steel rings and ceramic rolling elements reduces weight [...]
Bearing failure,Bearing life,Bearings,Engineering Competence,
Industry

How to cope with an aggressive en‍viron‍ment

The aggressive environment in ATA Timber’s wood kilns caused major problems for its drying trolleys. SKF proposed a transition to sealed deep groove [...]
Bearing life,Engineering Competence,Lubricants,Maintenance,Maintenance products,
Industry

Heat pumps favor global drive for zero emissions

There is reason to believe that as the world seeks to drive down carbon emissions, heat pumps will become the dominant heating system. However, the [...]
Energy and sustainability management,Engineering Competence,Industry,
Manufacturing

The added value of 3D printing

Additive manufacturing is an increasingly popular method of producing everything from aerospace components to human body parts. The Swedish company [...]
Digital Technology,Engineering Competence,Manufacturing,Research and development,
News
Tudela-factory

Spanish manufacturing plant achieves carbon-neutral status

SKF’s automotive bearing factory in Tudela, Spain, has become the Group’s second manufacturing site to achieve carbon-neutral status. Along with the [...]
Engineering Competence,Sustainability,
Rolling Knowledge
SKF Rolling Knowledge webinars

Bearing life statistics

As for any mechanical device, bearings encounter variations in their life even in identical operating conditions. The Weibull statistics is commonly [...]
Bearing life,Bearings,Engineering Competence,Research and theory,SKFstronger,
Rolling Knowledge
SKF Rolling Knowledge webinars

Industrial bearing remanufacturing and the circular economy

Replacing industrial bearings can be expensive and energy-consuming. Bearing remanufacturing offers a cheaper, more environmentally sustainable [...]
Bearings,Circular economy,Engineering Competence,Remanufacturing,Remanufacturing services,SKFstronger,Sustainability,