Magnetic system for centrifugal compressors
4th Quarter 2015, Electrical switching & drive systems & components
SKF has launched a new magnetic system which is an oil- and contact-free drive solution for centrifugal compressors in chillers. Combining a high speed permanent magnet motor and active magnetic bearings ...
Revolutionary bearing health management
4th Quarter 2015, Shaft power components
SKF Insight technology is improving bearing health management in the railway and wind energy sectors.
SKF has begun to apply SKF Insight – its revolutionary bearing health management technology – in ...
Advanced laser alignment solution
3rd Quarter 2015, Shaft power components
SKF’s new TKSA 41 shaft alignment tool delivers an advanced laser alignment solution that improves uptime and lowers energy and maintenance costs. It allows quick, simple and accurate shaft alignment ...
Electrical rewinder certification
2nd Quarter 2015, News & events
SKF recently awarded Delba Electrical with its fifth electrical rewinder certification status. “The objective of the SKF programme, which is audited every two years, is to improve motor repair effectiveness ...
Wireless condition monitoring sensor
2nd Quarter 2015, Other technologies
The wireless machine condition sensor from SKF provides condition monitoring on rotating machinery operating at large plants and is also suitable for hazardous and hard to reach locations. This ATEX Zone ...
Wireless shaft alignment
2nd Quarter 2015, Shaft power components
SKF’s TKSA 60 and TKSA 80 shaft alignment systems have built-in wireless modules that eliminate the need for additional cables and devices, creating a faster, more efficient tool for collecting alignment ...
Intelligent bearing technology
1st Quarter 2015, Shaft power components
SKF’s Insight, a smart wireless technology developed for machine condition monitoring, integrates into SKF bearings, enabling them to communicate their operating conditions continuously through internally ...
New shaft alignment tool
4th Quarter 2014, Shaft power components
SKF is launching the first of a new generation of shaft alignment tools.
Total lubrication solutions
3rd Quarter 2014, Other technologies
The SKF System 24 TLSD Series lubricator is an electromechanical, single point, automatic lubricator that provides direct or remote lubrication. It is a standalone device, consisting of a lubricant reservoir ...
Capturing lost energy
3rd Quarter 2014, Shaft power components
Volvo Car Corporation is exploring the potential for using Kinetic Energy Recovery System (KERS) technology in its passenger vehicles. A recent pilot study involving SKF has yielded encouraging results that could lead to new consumer products.