All articles for "Reliability"

Uptime All the Time

Apart from planned stops, the machines in Sweden’s Iggesund pulp and paperboard mill run day and night, all year round – in hot, humid and [...]
Condition monitoring,Pulp and paper,Reliability,
Industry

Solution for subsea gas compression

SKF has supplied magnetic bearings for use in the world’s first subsea gas compression system at the Statoil-operated Åsgard gas field off the [...]
Electricity, gas and water supply,Magnetic bearings,Reliability,
Industry

Digging deep

When it comes to moving ore up and men and material up and down a mineshaft, three factors are crucial: reliability, safety and speed. At Czech [...]
Lubricants,Mining, extraction of oil and gas,Reliability,Spherical roller bearings,
Industry

Down-to-earth wind power

The growing popularity of wind power to produce electricity with a low carbon footprint has led to the installation of wind turbines that are bigger [...]
Bearing housings,Electricity, gas and water supply,Reliability,Slewing bearings,Spherical roller bearings,
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Investing for the future

The 87-year-old Munksund paper mill in northern Sweden is kept up to date to meet the demands of today’s customers. One of the latest improvements is [...]
Condition monitoring,Pulp and paper,Reliability,
Engineering Competence

Changing tides

London’s wastewater disposal system dates back to the days of Queen Victoria. Now the government has embarked on a massive program to upgrade the [...]
Electricity, gas and water supply,Explorer bearings,Reliability,Spherical roller thrust bearings,Tapered roller bearings,
Industry

No time to waste

The pulp and paper industry can conjure up images of black smoke, dirty rivers and forest clear-cutting. But one Canadian company is working hard to [...]
Condition monitoring,Pulp and paper,Reliability,