SKF is a world-leading provider of innovative solutions that help industries become more competitive and sustainable. By making products lighter, more efficient, longer lasting, and repairable, they help their customers improve rotating equipment performance and reduce environmental impact. SKF’s offering around the rotating shaft includes bearings, seals, lubrication management, condition monitoring, and services. Founded in 1907, SKF is represented in approximately 129 countries and has around 17,000 distributor locations worldwide.

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Enabling Condition Monitoring in Marine Thrusters with SKF

SKF is a world leader in rolling bearings and related technologies, also offering services for shipowners in optimizing the efficiency of marine thrusters. This optimization includes enhancing power output, maintenance cycles, and lowering fuel consumption. However, the current monitoring of thrusters is challenging due to the difficulty of powering the sensors in positions close enough…

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End of Life Solution for Used Grease with SKF

SKF is a world leader in rolling bearings and related technologies, committed to advancing manufacturing processes through digitalization. As part of this commitment, SKF aims to minimize the negative environmental externalities associated with lubricant incineration in open bearings. Now, we are looking for solutions that create more value off the excess grease to address the…

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Recovery & Upcycling of Materials in Seals Manufacturing with SKF

SKF is a world leader in rolling bearings and related technologies, constantly looking to optimize manufacturing processes. In the production of seals, a crucial step involves bonding a metallic insert and rubber. During the molding process, certain amount of rubber needs to become waste due to the way rubber flows inside the mold. Besides, some…

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Manufacturing Data Acquisition with SKF

SKF is a world leader in rolling bearings and related technologies, constantly looking to effectivize and digitalize manufacturing processes. As part of this goal, SKF is now looking for innovative solutions to support gathering data from machine tools for machine learning purposes, explicitly focusing on the need for a high sampling rate to obtain a…

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Bearing Unit with Wireless Power Transfer with SKF

SKF is a world leader in rolling bearings and related technologies, committed to offering products at the forefront of innovation while supporting clean solutions in the industry. As part of this commitment, SKF seeks to address the drawbacks associated with current methods of transmitting electrical energy to the rotating shaft of Separately/Externally Excited Synchronous Motors…

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Validating Energy Efficiency in Bearing Arrangements with SKF

SKF is a world leader in rolling bearings and related technologies. Our products can be found anywhere in society. There might be an SKF solution wherever there is rotation. For over a century, we have refined our expertise in developing, designing, and manufacturing bearings, seals, and lubrication systems. We combine this with services within remanufacturing,…

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Remanufacturing Return Flow Platform with SKF

SKF is a world leader in rolling bearings and related technologies. As a prominent industrial player, their work towards more sustainable operations and limiting the negative environmental impact is constant and ambitious. SKF wants to encourage more customers to remanufacture their used bearings instead of replacing them, extending the lifespan of the directions, promoting eco-friendliness,…

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Grinding Torque Analysis with SKF

SKF is a world leader in rolling bearings and related technologies. As a prominent industrial player, the work towards improving manufacturing processes is constant and ambitious. Now, SKF is looking for solutions to extract and analyze more data from the grinding spindle to optimize the metal grinding process further, reduce scrap loss and rework, and…

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Sensor Platform for Oil Regeneration Filters with SKF

SKF is a world leader in rolling bearings and related technologies. As a prominent industrial player, the work towards more sustainable operations is constant and ambitious. SKF has developed the RecondOil Box, which removes nanoparticle contaminants and continuously restores oil lubricants to a “like new” state of cleanliness to facilitate the reuse of industrial oils.…

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Grinding Waste Circularity with SKF

SKF is a world leader in rolling bearings and related technologies. As a prominent industrial player, the work towards more sustainable production and processing operations is constant and ambitious to limit our negative environmental impact. SKF’s sustainability goals include using 80% of the waste from production. Now, SKF is looking for solutions that improve and…

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Aftermarket Availability for Ramp-Up with SKF

SKF is a world leader in bearings and related technologies. SKF is active in various industries, from aerospace to food and beverage, including the agricultural machinery sector, where SKF provides products and services. For the agricultural spare parts market, SKF offers an agri-specialized distributor program in the farming spare part market to help distributors grow…

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Self-power Technology for Sensorized Rail Axle Boxes with SKF

SKF is a world leader in rolling bearings and related technologies. Among its product offerings in various industries, from aerospace to agriculture, SKF has identified the railway industry as a key focus sector for future growth. For rail operators, axle boxes are critical assets that require frequent maintenance to ensure reliability and high-value performance. SKF…

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