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New marketing strategy leader joins AD

AD announced that Marty McLaughlin has joined the group as its first chief marketing officer effective April 1, 2021. McLaughlin is charged with collaborating with AD’s members and boards to identify new areas of added value for its community, beyond the core functions of a buying and...

Reliability is a matter of attitude!

One of the first things that the interns at Elgeti Engineering learn is that ensuring equipment reliability is part of our DNA as a preventive maintenance service provider – no matter whether it is a toolbox, a test rig, a gearbox – or our car fleet. Here is...

Nomo enters partnership with Freudenberg Sealing Technologies

(Photo: From left to right):Antti Sutela, Product Manager for seals within Nomo | Andreas Bildtse, Managing Director, Sweden, Nordic Region, Freudenberg | Mattias Jaginder, CEO of Nomo Group | Sandra Evaldsson, Account Manager, Sweden, Nordic Region, Freudenberg Nomo strengthens its offer within sealing solutions and becomes an...

The digital revolution is here….

Digital marketing has always been one tool in every marketeer’s expanding toolkit…..but in recent times, it has become THE tool of choice due to limitations caused by the pandemic. What makes the timing of this so perfect is that with industry events and trade shows cancelled, companies...

NTN SNR’s High Temperature and Ultra High Temperature Grease

A quick look at NTN SNR’s High Temperature and Ultra High Temperature Grease Applications exposed to arduous operating conditions are frequently subjected to unexpected downtime and relatively high maintenance costs. This dilemma usually stems from overheating and bearing failure caused by the inadequate or incompatible lubrication solution...

Basics of Bearing Technology Seminar

Bearings are made with various types of cages which can greatly influence their price. But why should one choose a sheet metal cage for one bearing and a plastic cage for another? Elgeti Engineering answer these – and other – questions during their online seminar “Basics of...

The CnBearing Online Expo 2021 starts in 3 days!

There are only 3 days to go for the opening of CnBearing Online Expo (Organised by CBCC, to be held from April 12 through 17, 2021)! With this event, you will gain access to have face-to-face interaction with leading Chinese bearing and power transmission suppliers; moreover, the...

ACORN helps automotive manufacturer increase sustainability while reducing costs

Sourced, supplied and saved on downtime. The Issue ACORN was contacted by a Reliability Engineer for a top car manufacturer as they were replacing a high volume of ball-screws, linear bearings, and spindle collets. Due to this, they were looking to generate a repair strategy with a...

What is predictive maintenance?

The dictionary defines “predictive” as the act of saying something in advance or in advance. Predictive maintenance is as an activity to monitor the performance of equipment and its components. The process predicts whether the equipment or component is close to failing. It focuses on the routine...

SKF invests SEK 400 million in Airasca, Italy

SKF is investing SEK 400 million in expanding and modernising its manufacturing facility in Airasca, Italy. The investment will bring the manufacturing of super-precision bearings (SuPBs) for industrial applications into the Group’s largest manufacturing site in Italy, through a significant new-build expansion. As part of the investment,...