SKF exhibits at Power Gen India 2014
SKF India showcased its range of products and solutions catering to the power industry at Power Gen India 2014. The products and solutions focus on Life Cycle Management for Power Assets. The solutions cover all aspects of the life cycle from improved designs with integrated solutions to enhanced operations and maintenance. The company is gaining popularity in helping power plants to improve performance and reduce total cost of ownership through SKF Life Cycle Management, a proven approach to improving machine reliability and operational efficiency. SKF has extensive knowledge and experience in solving reliability problems of numerous pieces of equipment in a power plant. From pumps, motors, compressors and fans, to pulverizers, crushers, conveyors and turbines, SKF has solved problems or improved the cost of ownership with solutions including specialized bearings, seals, lubrication, linear motion technologies and condition monitoring. Amongst the products displayed was the Supergrip bolt Demo Flange, which represents a ‘quantum leap’ in improved technology for connecting rotating flange couplings. They are on the job - on land and at sea - delivering performance that supports the claim that they are better than any other coupling bolt available on the market.
Supergrip bolts are a superior solution for connecting flange couplings. Compared with traditional bolt systems, Supergrip bolts are much easier to install and remove. The bolts are inserted and removed by hand and with a clearance, eliminating the risk of seizure.