PRODUCTS & SERVICES

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06 October 2017

In a chemical plant in Finland, the Intellinova Compact online condition monitoring system detected the first signs of bearing damage on a carrying wheel bearing in a drying drum three years ago.

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06 October 2017

SKF is increasing its capacity to innovate by opening a new European Test Centre dedicated to high-speed aeronautical bearings.

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28 September 2017

Japanese bearing manufacturer, Sapporo Precision, recently visited its official UK distributor of EZO bearings, SMB Bearings, to celebrate a 30 year partnership.

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12 September 2017

A new range of high temperature, self-lubricated PEEK-lined steel or bronze backed wrapped bearings from Bowman International is designed to combine the durability and anti-corrosive properties of Polyether Ether Ketone (PEEK), with the production and cost reduction benefits of conventional wrapped steel bearings.

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16 August 2017

Supplier of miniature bearings, SMB Bearings, is now offering a small batch relubrication service. Those looking to buy or relubricate just a few bearings with specialised grease will not need to meet minimum order requirements.

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26 July 2017

Heat plays a big role in the life of a bearing, being both friend and enemy at different stages of its lifecycle. Phil Burge, marketing and communications manager at SKF, describes how heat can be used as an aid to bearing installation, and looks at its effect on lubricants when the bearing is in service

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03 August 2017

Miniature and specialist bearings provider, SMB Bearings, has launched a range of corrosion resistant, non-magnetic plastic bearings.

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06 June 2017

The Timken Revolvo Quick Series is designed to make installation of split cylindrical roller bearings easy for applications with limited access. The angled support pedestal reduces installation time by up to 90% and, in some cases, only one person is needed.

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20 April 2017

Bearing specialist, Bowman International, has announced the acquisition of Midlands-based John Handley Bearings.

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28 April 2017

Industria Bearings & Transmissions (IBTL) has been awarded an internationally recognised accreditation for the products and services it provides to customers in the aerospace industry.

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10 April 2017

As a result of continuous research and development, igus has a new material for very high speeds in continuous operation. The glider L350 is suitable for fans, blowers or electric motors and, in rotational tests in the igus test laboratory in Cologne, the material proved its full potential against its metallic counterparts.

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31 March 2017

Specialist supplier of miniature bearings, SMB Bearings, has introduced a new range of 316 grade stainless steel ball bearings to its catalogue. These have been specially selected for customers with applications in harsh environments, which the bearings can withstand due to their marine grade stainless steel construction.

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31 March 2017

Following on from the success of the LabTecta 66 range of bearing protection, AESSEAL has announced the launch of two new products for the protection of bearings in electric motors and equipment with tilting pad bearings. 

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31 March 2017

The Schaeffler UK automotive plant in Llanelli, South Wales has become the company's global location of choice for the production of turbocharger ball bearings. Start of production is planned for the end of May 2017.

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31 March 2017

The new Klübersynth BHE 46-403 has been developed to meet the requirements of long-term lubrication of rolling bearings subject to high loads.

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28 March 2017

Further enhancing its customer service, motion plastics specialist igus has introduced LiveChat. The online service (igus.co.uk), is available Monday to Friday during regular business hours and enables customers to talk directly with igus technical advisors.

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10 February 2017

The Timken Revolvo Quick Series helps make installation of split cylindrical roller bearings easy for applications with limited access. The angled support pedestal is said to reduce installation time by up to 90% and, in some cases, only one person is needed.

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23 January 2017

SKF and GE Oil & Gas have signed a non-exclusive, licence-based collaboration agreement, aimed at further developing the use of active magnetic bearing technologies within the oil and gas sector.

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07 December 2016

Entries are now open for the 2017 manus award, which celebrates innovative and exciting polymer plain bearing applications from around the world. Motion plastics specialist igus will announce the winners at the 2017 Hannover Fair.

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21 November 2016

Rotor shaft bearings are of critical importance in wind turbines. The locating bearing is subject to extremely high axial loads. With this in mind, Schaeffler has optimised its standard spherical roller bearings and developed an asymmetrical bearing design.

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FEATURES

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26 November 2016

Paul Mitchell, managing director of Bowman International explores the importance of considering the shaft and the bearing material as one entity when specifying bearings for high speed or high load applications

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18 July 2016

As the economic climate continues to be challenging for many, some managers may be tempted to save a few pounds on lower quality bearings which may prove to be a false economy. Paul Loader, national sales manager for Industria Bearings & Transmissions, looks at some of the key considerations when purchasing bearings and offers advice on ensuring the right product is selected

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22 February 2016

Improper installation is the root cause of one in every six bearing failures. Phil Burge, Country Communication Manager at SKF, explains how the right mounting techniques can transform machine performance and reliability

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17 June 2015

High-performance plastic bearings are continually working to forge a path into almost every industry – from packaging machines and medical devices, to automotive and many more. However, there are still sceptics in the engineering community due to the misconception that plastic is inferior or weaker than metal. Robert Dumayne, director at igus, looks at how plastic bearings compare to sintered-bronze and PTFE-lined bearings

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20 February 2015

Bearings can play a pivotal role in reducing whole life costs of dry vacuum pumps, as Nick Dowding, business development manager at The Barden Corporation (UK), explains

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23 October 2014

Max Bichler and Christian Roth, of SKF QTC in Austria, explain how noise analysis – on a newly developed test rig – can help select the optimum bearing lubricant

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24 September 2014

Fatigue is one of the primary causes of rolling bearing failure. In this article, Dr Steve Lacey, engineering manager at Schaeffler UK, describes the various types of fatigue and what measures can be taken to correct any problems that occur

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29 October 2013

Schaeffler has developed a new plummer block housing for spherical rolling bearings which, it says, increases the operating life of the bearings by up to 50% compared to conventional plummer block housings

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22 October 2013

The lifespan of a greased bearing can be limited in a high temperature environment. However, dry lubrication bearings are extending maintenance intervals, protecting product quality and conserving both energy consumption and grease in many applications, says Phil Burge, country communication canager, SKF.

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28 October 2013

By replacing a solid spherical roller bearing on an exhaust gas fan with a split spherical roller bearing from Schaeffler, a chemical plant has saved €220,000

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17 April 2013

Hybrid ceramic bearings have proved so effective in challenging applications that ranges have expanded to serve ever-more demanding environments, as Phil Burge, country communication manager at SKF, explains

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25 January 2013

Modern plant and machinery greatly depends on the reliability of rolling bearings. Nick Dowding of The Barden Corporation, discusses the importance of lubrication, including correct selection, application and maintenance o

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