SKF induction heater reduces downtime for newsprint producer
The SKF solutionIn order to reduce downtime and provide a fast, efficient and safe way to correctly mount bearings, the mill purchased an SKF TIH 030m portable induction heater.
The resultMounting time fell from four hours per bearing to one and a half hours and machine uptime increased.
Return on Investment (ROI) summary over a 5-year period
- Total benefits (increased production availability and cost savings): €62 060
- Investment in SKF solution: €1 760
- Return on investment: 3 400%