“Simplify with SKF Marine”: SKF’s message for Europort 2017 visitors

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    2017 September 21, 10:00 CEST

    At Europort, SKF demonstrates its capabilities as a single source of product and a provider of specialist expertise for the marine trades and maritime industries. The show is  one of the sector's key events and takes place in Rotterdam, The Netherlands 7-10 November.

    Gothenburg, Sweden, 21 September 2017: SKF has served the maritime sector for many years, developing a specialist portfolio of products and services that is second to none in this global industry. The message for the industry is: “Simplify with SKF Marine”, and the company's showing at this year's Europort 2017 exhibition will demonstrate how SKF's smart products are meeting the challenges of this market, helping to save costs and reduce the total cost of ownership, and enhancing the reliability and availability of essential equipment.

    Exhibiting in Hall 1, Booth 1511 at the Rotterdam Ahoy Convention Centre and Arena, SKF will demonstrate its strengths as preferred partner and single source supplier of products and services to the global maritime industry with a special focus on dredging industry. On display will be a high endurance slewing bearing plus associated lubrication systems.

    Sharing space in the booth will be SKF's OK high-friction flange coupling, including new SKF´s hydraulic Quickgrip Bolts for flange connections, which make maintenance for shaft couplings faster, easier and safer; SKF's Condition Monitoring Route Kit, including a live demonstration of the new SKF Enlight Centre Ecosystem - a next-generation Internet-enabled, condition-based maintenance and condition monitoring software solution specifically targeted at the global marine industry – together with the company’s compact Multilog IMx-8 eight channel machine health monitoring system.

    Also on display will be a shaft line exhibit, including a selection of SKF roller bearings, SKF’s Vibracon machinery mounting chocks, a presentation of alignment services and an example from SKF Marine’s range of thruster products.

    Aktiebolaget SKF
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    For further information, please contact:
    Press Relations: Nia Kihlström, +46 31-337 2897; +46 706 67 28 97; nia.kihlstrom@skf.com

    SKF is a leading global supplier of bearings, seals, mechatronics, lubrication systems, and services which include technical support, maintenance and reliability services, engineering consulting and training. SKF is represented in more than 130 countries and has around 17,000 distributor locations worldwide. Annual sales in 2016 were SEK 72 787 million and the number of employees was 44 868. www.skf.com  

    ® SKF is a registered trademark of the SKF Group.

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