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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,
Industry
A sugarcane harvester

Sweet success

Sugarcane cultivation is a pillar of the Brazilian economy. When harvester machine manufacturer heavyweight Case IH ran into trouble with one of its [...]
Food and beverages,Machinery and equipment,
News
SKF Quickgrip Bolt.

Next-generation hydraulic bolts

Connecting rotating flanges is now even faster with the new patent-pending hydraulically expandable SKF Quickgrip Bolt. The new bolt, as well as the [...]
Machinery and equipment,
Industry
Ducati partnership continues

Ducati partnership continues

During the 2017 MotoGP season, SKF has continued to support the Ducati Team as a technical knowledge partner, supplying specialist expert support and [...]
Deep groove ball bearings,Machinery and equipment,
Digital Technology
New generation of buyers

New generation of buyers

With savvy modern B2B buyers increasingly using the Internet to comparison-shop, manufacturers are introducing sophisticated e-commerce offerings to [...]
Industry,Machinery and equipment,
Manufacturing
Modernizing production channels

Modernizing production channels

Some $33 million are invested in the modernizing of SKF’s cylindrical roller and large-size bearing production in Schweinfurt, Germany. These are the [...]
Cylindrical roller bearings,Industry,Machinery and equipment,
Engineering Competence
Pure refrigerant lubrication technology in oil-free centrifugal compressors

Pure refrigerant lubrication technology in oil-free centrifugal compressors

In air conditioning large buildings and in some industrial processes, chillers make cold water for cooling. In large chillers, centrifugal [...]
Lubricants,Machinery and equipment,