Innovation and R&D

SKF Global Technical Centre China

GTCC was inaugurated in May 2010 in  Shanghai  to focus on product development to further strengthen SKF’s global network of R&D centres and laboratories. The aim of the centre is to assume a global development and regional role, bringing innovation and technical knowledge closer to SKF’s customers in China. With the opening of the SKF Global Technical Centre in China, we can meet local customers’ needs as well as to be able to address the market better.

As an important part of the SKF technical centre global network, GTCC offers advanced technology and analysis through skilled personnel, advanced equipment and SKF’s hundred years of experience. GTCC is also an important way to deliver SKF knowledge continuously.  GTCC will use approximately 80% of its capacity to serve SKF China Units and their customers, the remaining resources will support global projects for the SKF group.

By 2015, GTCC will develop into a SKF knowledge centre with a staff of about 400 professionals and an area of 3500-5000 M2. The capabilities will extend to Product development,Engineering services, Testing, Field usage evaluations,Global metallurgy & chemistry laboratory, as well as Manufacturing process development and support. This will ensure the development of value-added solutions to meet our customer’s requirements currently and in the future.This will also allow SKF to develop significant engineering knowledge for the Chinese and North East Asian market. With a global responsibility on specific, continuous, process- and project-based engineering for the SKF Group, GTCC will showcase SKF knowledge and capabilities to customers, distributors and employees in China.

Address: No. 89, Yuanfu Road, Anting Town, Jiading District, Shanghai
Zip code: 201814
Tel: (021) 3106 7200
Fax: (021) 3106 7249
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