ACORN® Insight

Keep up-to-date on the latest product and company news, along with useful information for the maintenance, repair and overhaul industry.

Our insight categorised as 'Industry related'

Can your bearings handle the heat?

Premature bearing failure then leads to unplanned downtime, increased cost to the business or sometimes even catastrophic machine failure. Luckily, SKF has created the perfect bearing solution for these high temperature applications.

Minimise machine breakdown with minimal effort

The mining and quarrying industry is well known for its unrelenting environmental and operating conditions and difficult maintenance regimes. But, what if we told you it didn't have to be so hard?

The solid solution for a sustainable future

The recycling industry puts a key focus on sustainability, as it works tirelessly to build a sustainable future for the world. However, the industry is notorious for its harsh operating environment, including high levels of vibration, extreme shock loads, endless contamination and unforgiving weather conditions.

5 ways to keep production moving in the Food & Beverage industry

What are the best ways to keep production moving in an industry with extreme temperatures, contamination and moisture?

Keeping machinery running smoothly in the Mining & Quarrying industry

It's important now more than ever to keep machinery running at its optimum level.

How to boost wind turbine performance

The wind energy industry plays a central role in the production of renewable power sources across the globe. By 2030, Britain intends to generate a third of its power requirements from both onshore and offshore wind energy, making the continued growth of the sector crucial.

5 reasons to choose Tsubaki Lambda for your Food & Beverage application

Legislation in the food and beverage industry is strict – and for a good reason. It is essential that only food grade products come into contact with food and beverage goods which will later be ingested.

How to reduce downtime in the Marine industry

The marine industry demands the highest level of performance and reliability, condition monitoring can help reduce and solve the problem of downtime.

What bearings are used in wind turbines?

In this article, we discover the types of bearings used in each section of a wind turbine, along with the options available to enhance service life.

Bearing recycling in mind

Conditions in the recycling industry are tough, bearing failure doesn't have to be the norm. - with Clive's top three bearing solutions