Ceramic bearings for cryogenic applications

Ceramics for extreme bearings

Jonathan Newell talks to Erick Sloan of Carter Manufacturing about the rise of ceramic bearing materials and the applications they are used in. The... read more
TREV at the Geneva motor show

Introducing TREV from China

Andy Pye reviews the TREV electric vehicle from China that was widely regarded to be the most interesting exhibit at the Geneva motor show. The per... read more
Computer simulation of kit cavitation

Computer simulation discloses new cavitation mechanism

Researchers have discovered a so-far unknown mechanism for the formation of cavitation bubbles by the means of model calculation. Oil-repellent and... read more
SmartQB condition monitoring system

Plug and play monitoring for pumps and motors

A multi-sensor monitoring system from Schaeffler provides automatic fault diagnosis whilst continuously monitoring rotating plant and equipment. Pr... read more
Monitoring vibration in machine bearings

Bearing vibration monitoring for asset reliability

Dr Steve Lacey of Schaeffler UK reports on results of in-depth studies on vibration monitoring of rolling bearings in wind turbine gearboxes and gener... read more