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Industry

Bridging the gap to the academic world

SKF has highly valuable collaborations with several leading universities and academic institutions to push the boundaries of bearing technology. [...]
Research and theory,
Industry
Acquisition of cleantech company

Acquisition of cleantech company

SKF has acquired RecondOil Sweden AB, a Swedish cleantech startup that has developed a chemical filtration and rejuvenation process for industrial [...]
Lubricants,Research and theory,
Engineering Competence
Hybrid bearings are used in a very wide variety of applications.

The SKF Generalized Bearing Life Model for hybrid bearings

Recently SKF introduced the Generalized Bearing Life Model (GBLM) concept for rolling bearings [1]. Since then, work has continued focusing on [...]
Research and theory,
Industry
Fibre-optic sensing systems

Partnership for fiber-optic sensing systems

SKF and Proximion AB, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hexatronic Group AB, Gothenburg, Sweden, have entered into a development partnership for the [...]
Research and theory,
Engineering Competence
Tapered roller bearing load ratings versus performance

Tapered roller bearing load ratings versus performance

Values of dynamic load ratings for tapered roller bearings listed in catalogs might be confusing and not comparable because manufacturers calculate [...]
Research and theory,Tapered roller bearings,
Engineering Competence
Material imperfections

A better understanding of material imperfections

In SKF, research has continuously been carried out to better understand the effects of microstructure and pre-existing material imperfections on [...]
Research and theory,
Engineering Competence
SKF Black Design

SKF Black Design

Saving weight is currently a huge challenge for the aerospace industry. Enhanc­­ing performance or achieving lower emissions can offer manufacturers [...]
Aerospace,Research and theory,