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Rating, selection and development of components suppliers for the BBC-R bearing production

Purchasing management is a complex, multi-level process that includes many related operations. Market conditions are becoming more and more dynamic and unstable. That’s why only using flexible, modern management tools can optimise purchasing processes. The main goal of the Baltic Bearing Company-Riga purchasing system is supplying quality...

Quick clamping shaft collars for packaging applications

Ruland quick clamping shaft collars require no tools for installation, adjustment or removal, making them a convenient and efficient choice for a variety of packaging equipment and applications. Designers and operators of packaging machines such as wrappers, bundlers and cartoners benefit from the faster, tool-less adjustment of...

With cassette seal for the operational safety of agricultural machinery

SKF has launched the MUD11 cassette seal for wheel ends to help improve the performance of equipment such as agricultural and construction machinery.New design features extend the life of the seal while reducing friction and the possibility of dirt entering. In addition, the MUD11 seal is now available...

Mounted bearing features: What’s important?

There is an incredible number of mounted bearings on the market. It can be overwhelming to determine which bearing is best for your application. Are you struggling to find a brand that you prefer over others? Baart Industrial Group discusses the features a buyer should look for...

SKF licences slop-oil recovery technology to Christof global impact

Gothenburg, 5 January 2022: SKF has signed a license agreement that gives Christof Global Impact the exclusive rights to commercialise SKF’s multi-feedstock slop-oil recovery technology (MFRT). The MFRT was part of SKFs acquisition of RecondOil in 2019 and is not considered core to SKF’s current or future...

CeramicSpeed: pharma & chemical

Bearings with lubricants approved for pharmaceutical production. In production equipment for pharmaceutical and chemical industries, conventional steel ball bearings are normally not an option. Such industries require a corrosion-free production environment and also call for bearings with very low or no lubrication needed. In pharmaceutical industries, for...

We planted a forest

Last year ABF arranged for a company forest to be planted in Kenya. This year they decided to roll up their sleeves themselves. Recently, ABF account managers left their home offices and went to the woods. In cooperation with Trees for All they planted the first trees...

Measure thrice and assemble once

Bearing production is a complex of technological operations. In addition to the incoming inspection of components, heat treatment and mechanical treatment of rings, which lay the foundations for the durability of the final product, a great responsibility lies on the assembly operations. Ultimately, its operational characteristics depend...

Macroeffect of microgeometry

The top priority of modern machine-building production is continuous monitoring of product quality, one of the most important parameter of which is microgeometry. Surface microirregularities formed during machining have a determining influence on the bearing operation in the future. Increased values of parameters such as roughness, profile,...

CeramicSpeed: Food & beverage

CeramicSpeed create results. Below, you can read how CeramicSpeed helped various Danish companies in the food industry with optimising production and minimising downtime. Dairy: Huge savings and zero scheduled maintenance Implementation of condition-based maintenance Saving of 160,000 EUR Stopped scheduled maintenance intervals A scheduled biannual service on...