All articles for "Lubricants"

Biodegradable lubricants push forward

In addition to performance, other requirements are becoming increasingly important for lubricants. Chief among these is biodegradability.Lubricants [...]
Lubricants,
Engineering Competence

Lubrication of bearings at low temperatures

In low-temperature conditions, lubrication media must be carefully selected, taking into account the whole range of temperatures over which machinery [...]
Lubricants,Railways,Transportation & logistics,

Biodegradable bearing grease available

SKF has introduced a new biodegradable, low-toxicity “green” grease, LGGB 2. The grease is an environmentally friendly alternative to standard [...]
Lubricants,

Low friction in Ukraine windmill

Ukraine has put into operation a vertical 450-kilowatt windmill for power generation. Located in Evpatoria, Crimea, and designed by Ukrainian company [...]
Electricity, gas and water supply,Lubricants,Spherical roller bearings,Toroidal roller bearings,

Narrow escape

Work on Amsterdam's magnificent network of canals and bridges began in the 17th century. Today those canals and bridges are beautiful city sights [...]
Lubricants,Other industry,
Engineering Competence

At the boundary between lubrication and wear (part two)

The first part of this article was published in Evolution 2/98. This is the second and last part.For more than 100 years, researchers have looked at [...]
Lubricants,Research and theory,

High standard of steel

U.S. company Bethlehem Steel uses 228 cranes to keep the flow of materials moving through the manufacturing process at its Indiana facility. Perhaps [...]
Lubricants,Metal industry,