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Schaeffler AG Supervisory Board names employee representatives
Former ambassador heads new Global Affairs unit at Schaeffler
Schaeffler donates 1M Euros to Red Cross for COVID-19 response
Schaeffler UK appoints new Country Sales Director Industrial
Schaeffler publishes Sustainability Report
Schaeffler and Audi to continue Formula E technology partnership
Schaeffler develops key components for fuel cells
Schaeffler's bearings and dynamic motion systems for robots
New spherical roller bearings benefit from greater durability
Schaeffler moves into commercial vehicle electrification market
Schaeffler and Mitsubishi Electric form strategic partnership
Schaeffler digitalises gearbox design process
Praise for Schaeffler from UK Formula Student teams
Schaeffler announces changes to leadership team
Schaeffler, CMBlu to develop large‐scale energy storage systems
Schaeffler acquires Elmotec Statomat
New website for Schaeffler UK
4ePerformance concept vehicle from Schaeffler
Schaeffler presents technologies for the mobility of tomorrow
Schaeffler's intelligent package ensures reliable pump operation
Schaeffler creates a range of customised Industry 4.0 packages
Schaeffler pushes ahead with key future program
Changes to the Board of Managing Directors of Schaeffler AG
Schaeffler takes over remainder of Compact Dynamics
Volume production of turbocharger ball bearings starts in Wales
Ground-breaking ceremony for Schaeffler’s 'Factory for tomorrow'
Schaeffler buys autinity systems GmbH
Schaeffler expands its standard rolling bearing business
Schaeffler and Audi to cooperate in powertrain development
“Open Inspiration” event takes place at Schaeffler
BEARNIX-online design calculation tool for main spindles
Start-up companies present their ideas to Schaeffler
Schaeffler supports the Engineers of Tomorrow
Schaeffler appoints Richmond Averill as Regional Sales Engineer
Schaeffler engineers gain certifications in vibration analysis
Schaeffler expands deep groove ball bearings business
High-volume production of turbocharger ball bearings in Wales
Sally Sillis is Schaeffler Industrial Services & MRO Manager
Schaeffler appoints new Communications & Marketing Manager
Schaeffler UK launches condition monitoring services
Schaeffler and DMG MORI sign contract at JIMTOF in Japan
Schaeffler expands expertise in electric mobility
Formula E technology from Schaeffler hits the streets
Schaeffler appoints Leigh Hopkins as Industrial Sales Director
Schaeffler and IBM enter strategic partnership
Schaeffler wins prestigious award from Vestas
Schaeffler unveils concept vehicle to solve traffic congestion
Schaeffler UK’s Sheffield plant wins 2016 elogistics award
From one-day STEM challenge to national Big Bang success
Schaeffler wins German Innovation Award
Schaeffler Mobility Study: shaping tomorrow’s mobility today
Schaeffler to showcase Drive Train 4.0 solutions at Hanover
Schaeffler UK plant achieves ISO 50001 accreditation
Rolling bearing research project aims to cut fuel consumption
Schaeffler ranked second most innovative company in Germany
Schaeffler receives 2015 Quality Supplier Award from Danfoss
Volume production of electromechanical camshaft phasing unit
App checks authenticity of rolling bearings and more
Schaeffler’s Derrick Lewis receives Community Champion Award
Schaeffler celebrates 125 year-anniversary of ball grinding mill
Rolling bearing training courses from Schaeffler in 2016
GL certifies Schaeffler test method for rolling bearings
Schaeffler and Deckel Maho Pfronten develop ‘Machine Tool 4.0’
Free-to-use online rolling bearing calculation software
Schaeffler lends support to winning TeenTech team
Young engineer wins national prize for fall detection system
Swap scheme broadens skills of apprentices
Schaeffler receives World Excellence Award from Ford
Schaeffler and KIT research assisted steering systems
Gwyr School wins EESW award for project at Schaeffler UK
Learn how to protect your assets and eliminate downtime
Schaeffler appoints Industrial Aftermarket Director UK & Ireland
Schaeffler receives gold award from Toyota Motor Europe
'See Inside Manufacturing' opens doors for Liam Smith
All you need to know about the lubrication of rolling bearings
Schaeffler becomes an e-F@ctory Alliance partner
Roger Evans MBE wins Manufacturing Champion Award
Plain bearings compendium now available from Schaeffler UK
Bearing training tailored to suit customer needs
Schaeffler's SIM open days see a rise in female attendees
Schaeffler UK plant achieves 2-year accident-free target
Schaeffler delighted at Team Dragon’s electric car race success
ABT Sportsline and Schaeffler celebrate first win in FIA Formula
Schaeffler UK receives 2013 Supplier of the Year Award from IADA
Schaeffler to feature design, training and support services
New 700-page Technical Pocket Guide from Schaeffler
Schaeffler UK named key technology partner on ACTIVE project
Schaeffler UK awarded Schaeffler Technology Centre status
Details of 2014 training courses released by Schaeffler
Schaeffler opens new acoustic testing facility
New appointments at Schaeffler
Schaeffler wins Best Company Award 2013 for apprentice training
Schaeffler publishes new linear actuator catalogue
Seven EESW awards in succession for Gwyr School
IADA Supplier of the Year Award goes to Schaeffler
Roger Evans MBE replaces Kate Hartigan as MD of Schaeffler UK
Schaeffler’s concept car completes Silvretta E-Car Rally
Schaeffler destroys 26 tonnes of counterfeit rolling bearings
Videos demonstrate bearings, lubrication and more
Online guide to the mounting of rolling bearings from Schaeffler
Schaeffler UK recognised for quality excellence
Schaeffler technical training programme 2013 confirmed
Live remote condition monitoring demo at MAINTEC 2013
Wind Power Standard ensures improved reliability
Schaeffler receives Global Quality Award from Nissan
Schaeffler to showcase bearings at Engineering Design Show 2012
Pupils enjoy 'See Inside Manufacturing' open days at Schaeffler
Schaeffler’s Roger Evans honoured in IoD Wales Awards 2012
Schaeffler wins Supplier of the Year Award from Gildemeister
Schaeffler UK opens new customer training centre
Schaeffler wins Goldwind 2011 supplier award
Schaeffler plant wins 2011 Wales Quality Award
School visits to Schaeffler plant in Llanelli, South Wales
Schaeffler unveils energy-saving innovations for vehicles
Online tool calculates bearing friction quickly and accurately
Schaeffler wins two supplier awards from Siemens
Linear Quick-Centre offers machined shafts and linear guides
Schaeffler to co-develop sports equipment and monitoring systems
World Bearing Association launches anti-counterfeiting campaign
Schaeffler exhibits energy-efficient bearings
Schaeffler Group expands operations in Asia
Schaeffler sponsors motorsport teams in 2010
Schaeffler Group ranks fifth in number of patent applications
Single source for bearing maintenance and reconditioning
Tailored training courses cover all aspects of bearings
Schaeffler wins Achievement Award from Toyota
Schaeffler named one of Germany's top-ten innovators
See innovative linear guides, actuators and lubricators
See condition monitoring systems and services at Maintec 2011
Schaeffler wins Wales Quality Award
Free brochure: 'Bearing solutions for medical technology'
Schaeffler Linear Quick-Centre offers 24-hour deliveries
Free guide to track roller guidance systems
Free 175-page guide to shaft guidance systems
Schaeffler wins Fiat Group supplier award for innovation
Praxis condition monitoring to be shown at MAINTEC
Linear systems and bearings at Machine Building show
Student project could save Schaeffler £32,000 per year
Schaeffler to expand UK sales of linear motion products
Schaeffler wins seventh successive award from Varian
FAG bearings selected for Boeing 787 aeroengines
Save costs by reconditioning large bearings
Culture change programme slashes overheads

Product articles

Optimum lubrication for linear guides improves operating times
Plug and play range extenders for robots and cobots
Bearings and gearboxes for robots from Schaeffler
Lubricator e-kit simplifies maintenance of electric motors
Schaeffler M-series bearings improve spindle robustness
High-performance modular system for direct-drive rotary tables
Schaeffler SpindleSense reduces downtime, increases utilisation
Schaeffler launches XTRONIC Control Unit for autonomous vehicles
Schaeffler launches new range of electric motors
Improved deep groove ball bearings: longer life, less noise
Increasing demand for spherical plain bearings and rod ends
All-in-one system for condition and torque monitoring
Schaeffler launches high-spec X-life cylindrical roller bearings
New cover strip for profiled guide rails reduces mounting time
Closing plugs save time when mounting profiled guide rails
Schaeffler helps gearbox manufacturers simplify designs
Condition monitoring for wind turbine rotor bearing supports
Spherical roller bearings: reliable in heavy-duty applications
Improved cage and insulation prolong bearing life
Flanged housing units with service package for electric motors
Schaeffler DuraSense scope extended
Innovations for high-precision rotary tables and rotary axes
Robust spindle drives with Vacrodur rolling bearing material
Schaeffler integrates sensor technology into spindle bearings
X-life high-speed spindle bearings in a choice of specifications
Requirements-based relubrication can prevent unplanned downtime
Condition analyses and predictions for machine tool components
Schaeffler adds CoRX and Twin-Ax bearings to product portfolio
Schaeffler's Smart Ecosystem 4.0 digital infrastructure
New product designs for rotor bearings in wind turbines
New KUSE linear recirculating ball bearing and guideway assembly
Condition monitoring in plain text and real time
Flange-mounted bearings for locating bearing concepts
Robust spherical roller bearings make wind energy more efficient
Online rolling bearing calculation software for hydraulic pumps
Telescopic actuator extends more than twice its own length
Schaeffler launches automatic fault-finding CM system
Plug-and-play linear systems for production machines
Monorail guidance systems 4.0: RUE-E series from Schaeffler
New lubricators provide accurate lubrication of spindle bearings
Schaeffler track rollers now available in premium X-life quality
Planetary screw drive has high load-carrying capacity
X-life range of high-performance toroidal rolling bearings
New two-in-one bearing lubricator from Schaeffler
Schaeffler FAG Black Series housing units manufactured to JIS
Schaeffler launches Halal and Kosher-certified bearing grease
Schaeffler extends its high performance X-life series
Integrated bearing and angular measuring system
Bearing calculation software has new rope sheave module
Integrated travel measurement system for machine tools
X-life bearings for screw drives increase operating life
Schaeffler's monorail guide for machine tools reduces friction
Simplify the connection of up to four FAG SmartCheck devices
Plummer block housing increases bearing operating life
Multi-point lubricator caters for up to eight bearing positions
X-life tapered roller bearings reduce frictional torque
Oil analysis and vibration monitoring provide early warning
Schaeffler's ballscrew drive range includes new rolled version
Ready-to-fit, complete linear systems for machine tools
Integrated units for trouble-free solar tracking systems
New wind turbine slewing rings offer outstanding strength
Larger X-life cylindrical rolling bearings from Schaeffler
Bearings last longer in short-stroke ball screw applications
Rotary table bearings offer reduced friction and increased speed
Driven linear actuators and tables cater for all needs
Ultra compact sensor enables cost-effective online monitoring
Induction heaters offer technical benefits and safety features
Single-bearing designs customised for wind turbines
Plain bearing ranges for demanding applications
New, enhanced FAG WiPro s online condition monitoring system
New sensor for online condition monitoring of grease in bearings
New high-precision needle roller bearings reduce friction
Angular-contact rolling bearings are compact,, light and precise
New Schaeffler ZAXB bearing with integral brake
Linear recirculating roller guides available from stock
New combination bearings for wind turbine rotor shafts
Axial ball bearings cut compressor energy consumption
INA metal-polymer composite plain bearings replace Permaglide
High-capacity cylindrical roller bearing offers lower friction
Tube roller bearings are immune to slippage
Tandem angular contact ball bearings are more efficient
X-life E1 spherical roller bearings for heavy-duty applications
BB29 compact bottom bracket reduces cycling effort
Software simulates loads on wind turbine powertrains
Schaeffler needle roller bearings - 60 years of success
INA Elgotex plain bushes feature double-layer design
Deep groove ball bearings reduce energy consumption
Miniature linear guides with rollers offer higher performance
X-life spherical roller bearings - improved performance and life
New accessories for miniature corrosion-resistant guideways
Modular linear actuators can be combined for multi-axis systems
Brackets, connectors and fasteners for INA linear actuators
Schaeffler introduces linear actuators for new application areas
Bearings designed for agricultural seed discs
New IDAM L2U synchronous linear motors from Schaeffler
Handheld monitor simplifies vibration detection
Everything you need to know about monorail guidance systems
Autobalancer cuts vibration by 50 per cent or more
Tapered roller bearings support radial, axial and tilting loads
Split roller bearings cut production downtime
New digital belt alignment and tensioning instruments
Schaeffler launches drives and mechatronics (IDAM) in UK
Online bearing calculation software gains linear module
Linear guideway boasts 149-tonne static load capacity
Lightweight linear ball bearings offer higher load capacity
New double-row miniature ball monorail guidance system
Cylindrical roller bearings accept higher axial loads
Tapered roller bearings boast higher load capacity
Spherical roller thrust bearings have higher load ratings
Coated bearings withstand aggressive media
Bearing heaters help to extend bearing life
Yoke and stud track rollers gain major performance boost
Tube roller bearing cuts slippage in low-load conditions
Twin tandem bearing design offers 50% lower friction
Linear guides offer higher speed and longer life
Software helps to ensure correct assembly of bearings
New online condition monitoring system: FAG ProCheck
Tandem actuator incorporates three belt drives
Hydrostatic linear bearings are simple to install

Technical articles

Condition monitoring: a key part of I4.0 and the ‘Dark Factory’
Counterfeit bearings puts end users and distributors at risk
Bearing reconditioning can save time and money
Top five factors to consider when replacing linear systems
Rolling bearing selection – look at the bigger picture
Rotating plant and machines: cloud-based condition monitoring
Top 10 factors to consider when specifying linear systems
Dispelling the myths surrounding linear guidance systems
Prevention of white etching cracks in rolling bearings
Gaining production efficiencies in food and beverage processing
Predictive maintenance of rail traction motors: depot-based CM
High-precision bearings for printing machinery
How to select the right grease for rolling bearings
Wear of rolling bearings: signs, causes & remedies
Vibration analysis: save time, money and your reputation
A guide to selecting the right linear guidance system
Optimised seals for wind turbine rotor, blade and tower bearings
Understanding how fatigue contributes to rolling bearing failure
Corrosion-resistant bearings for water power applications
Coatings prolong bearing life in harsh environments
Seals and synthetic materials are key to efficient machinery
Materials and coatings increase operating life of bearings
How to select linear actuators for positioning systems
Monitoring the condition monitoring system
Robust rolling bearings for offshore drilling applications
Bearings and simulation software key to future renewable energy
Causes of bearing failure in agricultural equipment
Corrosion protection for bearings - the many alternatives
Beware of the pitfalls of buying grey market bearings
Explaining how split roller bearings cut MRO costs
How to detect bearing failures using vibration

Application Stories

Condition monitoring saves serious money for logistics operator
Schaeffler CMS tests train wheelsets and gearboxes
Condition monitoring system helps sawmill cut unplanned downtime
Schaeffler spherical plain bearing is largest yet manufactured
Schaeffler CMS helps prevent water treatment station downtime
Low-maintenance bearings for rail vehicle door systems
Condition-based maintenance cuts servicing costs
Bearings for tidal power plants
ZF wind turbine gearboxes have Schaeffler cloud connection
Steel producer uses SmartCheck to reduce unscheduled stoppages
Cylindrical roller bearings developed for vertical lift bridge
Machine Tool 4.0 – turning vision into reality
Condition monitoring in steel tube production
High-performance bearings for Winter Olympic bobsleds
Condition monitoring services for an energy-from-waste facility
Condition monitoring of critical calender roller bearings
Schaeffler provides short-term monitoring for a cement tube mill
Schaeffler UK helps prolong life of ageing crane gearboxes
Vibration monitoring and analysis helps prolong equipment life
Condition monitoring services for crisp producer from Schaeffler
Schaeffler bearings selected for wet steam-to-energy generators
Automatic lubrication system prevents unplanned downtime at BMW
Schaeffler supports novel UK-designed marine energy device
Bearings for Vertical Axis Wind Turbine
One-way roller clutches: one idea, many applications
Automatic CMS prevents unplanned downtime of pumps
Mechatronics drive system ensures positioning accuracy
Schaeffler bearings keep lock gates and valves moving
Slewing rings and spherical roller bearings in wind turbines
Induction heater cuts heating times for large workpieces
Refurbishment of tilt bearings for Pendolino trains
Split spherical roller bearings cut plant maintenance costs
Condition monitoring of fan units prevents unplanned downtime
Schaeffler custom spherical plain bearings for lifting system
Schaeffler's monorail guides in Airbus A350 wing assembly jigs
FAG SmartCheck monitors health of cable car drive systems
Schaeffler’s plummer block housed bearings used in cement mills
SmartCheck ensures maximum crane availability for port operator
Mild hybrid prototype car cuts fuel consumption by 17 per cent
Custom bearings help maximise gas recovery for Oil & Gas major
Exception-based remote condition monitoring of ships’ gearboxes
Remote condition monitoring brings big savings for wind farm
Cheese storage challenge solved with track roller guides
Split sphericals save EUR220,000 for chemical plant
Successful projects rely on a blend of youth and experience
Correct bearing mounting cuts costs on cement roller press
Schaeffler replaces main trunnion bearings on BOS plant vessels
Precision bearings for solar energy: long life, high efficiency
Online condition monitoring of turbines at wind farm
Linear actuators ensure precise positioning of sheet metal parts
Compact online sensor monitors vibration and temperature
Linear actuators enable high-speed production of roof panels
Schaeffler develops world record-breaking tandem linear actuator
Bearing test rig for wind power applications now operational
Bearings and support services provided for the Eiffel Tower
Handheld vibration monitors pay for themselves in two months
All-electric road car uses slimline hybrid bearings
DMG selects Schaeffler linear bearings for machine tools
Rolling and plain bearings operate in cold temperatures
Maintenance-free spherical plain bearings support stadium roof
Bearings optimised for hydraulic pumps and motors
Schaeffler installs 6-tonne spherical roller bearings
High-performance linear guides used in medical application
Condition monitoring helps to keep plant availability high
Condition monitoring system saves EUR200,000 per year
High-precision ball screw drive used in power steering system
Bearing applications in construction equipment
Automatic lubricators help to save EUR15,000 per year
Bearing applications in agricultural machinery
How condition monitoring protects rotating plant
Custom bearings improve reliability of mountain bikes
Large steel mill split bearings replaced in just three days
Specialist bearings and training workshop for Triumph
Lubricators and vibration monitoring cut downtime

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