Reportedly, PSA had initiated this lawsuit against several bearing manufacturers, among them AB SKF
, in February 2016.
Cilli explains that SKF
has supported the countrys policies and plans since the inception of BEE legislation which he says is more than a moral initiative.
In the event of a parameter warning or alert, the user can then request an "On Demand Diagnostic," whereby the data is sent wirelessly with the single push of a button to the SKF
Remote Diagnostic Center (RDC) network for expert analysis and reporting.
As a global provider of innovative bearing solutions, SKF
has naturally been a leader in defining the conversion process to the new standards.
With this exceptional service life extension, the seal can meet standard wind farm maintenance inspection schedules a tremendous advantage in terms of more cost-effective maintenance scheduling, says Maria Concepcion Martin, Product Manager SKF
The purchase will help Sweden-based SKF
reduce its dependency on its home market, Europe, which still accounts for about 50% of its sales.
Senior vice president, group technology development, Alan Begg commented: "Three years ago we had a vision to create an integrated, self powered sensor package that could wirelessly communicate the condition of a bearing at any time - making a smart bearing capable of sending a message when something happens to it.
, as a Knowledge Engineering Company, it is important that we meet the engineers of the future and discuss new technologies that will contribute to sustainability and a better world.
Hosted by SKF
Taiwan managing director Charles Chang, the inauguration ceremony was witnessed by Chung Bee Kek, managing director of SKF
Asia Pacific Pte Ltd.
Dettloff succeeds Sten Malmstrom, who retires from SKF
after 32 years of service in various senior management positions.
Considered by many industrial commentators to be one of the most comprehensive and authoritative reference sources of its kind, the SKF
General Catalogue features specifications on standard rolling bearings and accessories for equipment design, manufacture and maintenance.
As this story goes to press, SKF
is preparing to introduce several new bearing products and concepts.