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Mining conveyor system with skf three barrier solution

Extending maintenance intervals in the mining and quarrying industry

Conveyor pulleys operate under heavy loads whilst their open bearings are exposed to high levels of contamination and subjected to high-pressure washdowns but this doesn't mean you can't get the most out of your compnents

Lining up for success with SKF

Reducing downtime and optimising productivity are priorities in every industry. A properly aligned shaft can improve machinery uptime and reliability, along with reducing maintenance costs to the business.

How to get started with predictive maintenance

Predictive maintenance solutions are often seen as the expensive option and systems may appear complicated to install and operate, but what if we told you it didn't need to be?

When a quick fix really is enough: Straight to shaft solutions

As part of our straight to shaft solutions series, find out how SKF Speedi-Sleeves save potentially devastating downtime.

Five ways to save money with SKF OK Couplings

Tom Fowler, Business Development Manager of ACORN’s specialist Couplings and Drives division, explains how SKF OK couplings could help save you money.

SKF heats things up with new range of TKTL infrared thermometers

Predictive maintenance reduces downtime and keeps costs to a minimum and SKF have launched a new range of TKTL thermometers to suit every application and budget.

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?

Engineer working on a machine

SKF release Bearing Assist App to aid bearing maintenance

The latest app release from SKF aims to aid the engineer when selecting and fitting bearings, helping to get the most out of machinery.

Triple strand roller chain

How to get the most out of your roller chain

As so many applications are dependent on roller chain, it is vital that service life is optimised to prevent unnecessary downtime and costs to the business.