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Bearing thermography what is it for? What are the advantages?

Thermography is a non-destructive and non-invasive technique that allows the capture of images to determine the temperature of the bearings through the intensity of the infrared radiation it emits. It is an inspection method in predictive and preventive maintenance that allows you to determine mechanical failures in advance . In addition, it...

How Filling Level Sensors Work

Filling level sensors monitor and regulate the level of liquid goods or free-flowing substances such as powders within a container. There are a lot of different types of filling level sensors which are used with many different applications. One of the main types of level sensor used...

Fixed Speed Gearboxes

These days, engineers and machine operators have a lot of different types of transmissions to choose from when looking for the ideal speed drive for a particular application. Identifying the most appropriate gearbox is something of a challenge, but the fixed speed drive is often the answer....

EIS, LLC Announces Acquisition of Midpoint Bearing

EIS Legacy, LLC (“EIS”), a leading value-added distributor of material and supply chain solutions, today announced that it has acquired Midpoint Bearing. This acquisition broadens EIS’s product offering and technical expertise in the apparatus repair industry, as well as increasing their presence in high-growth industries, such as...

Schaeffler wins prestigious 2021 Automotive News PACE Awards for E-Mobility

Thanks to its compact design, Schaeffler’s hybrid module can be used on different vehicle platforms. Automotive News honors the company’s P2 hybrid module and innovation partnership with its customer Ford Awards provide further confirmation of Schaeffler’s e-mobility strategy and innovative pioneering spirit Order intake in e-mobility as...

SKF in collaboration to speed up development of fossil-free bearing steel

SKF is supporting the development of fossil-free bearing steel through a collaboration with Luleå University of Technology’s CH2ESS initiative. As part of the collaboration, SKF will participate in and fund research within hydrogen use in industrial processes and energy systems, speeding up the development of fossil-free bearing...

Growth, resilience are central themes of 2021 AD Bearings & Power Transmission Division Network Meeting

Tucson, Ariz. – Coming together in person for the first time in 18 months, the AD Bearings & Power Transmission Division welcomed 45 member companies and 21 supplier partners to its annual Network Meeting Sept. 21-23. At AD’s network meetings, small groups of non-competing members share best...

Bowman International Appoints New Business Unit Manager For Their Split Bearing Division

Leading innovator of bearings and sintered components, Bowman International has announced the appointment of Chris Ager, as the new Business Unit Manager for its rapidly growing Split Bearings division. Having worked in the split bearings industry for 16 years, the last seven of which was for a...

Buying the Right Bearings for Your Equipment to Save Money

Choosing bearings should be done with care. Because knowing just how to find the right bearings for your equipment can save you money in the long run. There are various types of bearings all designed to carry transmission loads across mechanical components with little friction. Given the...

Changes to Executive Board of Schaeffler AG

Claus Bauer appointed Chief Financial Officer of Schaeffler AG Sascha Zaps appointed Regional CEO Europe The Supervisory Board of Schaeffler AG has appointed Claus Bauer (55) to the Board of Managing Directors of Schaeffler AG as Chief Financial Officer (CFO), responsible for Finance & Information Technology, effective September...