SKF Group is one of the leading global suppliers of products, solutions and services within rolling bearings, seals, mechatronics, services and lubrication systems. Services include technical support, maintenance services, condition monitoring and training. SKF was founded in 1907 and grew at a rapid rate to become a global company. Today, SKF is represented in more than 130 countries, has more than 100 manufacturing sites and 15,000 distributor locations worldwide.
SKF in the food and beverage industry
Few industrial environments can match the diverse and difficult operating conditions found in the food and beverage processing industries: extreme temperatures and moist, contamination-prone environments; frequent washdowns that degrade equipment and cause lubricant leakage; and repetitive tasks and hazardous work environments.
Preparation, heating, cooling and post production packaging solutions
Combining SKF expertise in bearings, seals, lubrication, mechatronics and services with decades of application experience in the food and beverage industries, SKF provides solutions for every stage in the process: preparation, heating, cooling and post production packaging. We offer solutions for wet, contaminated and abrasive environments and we can help you optimise performance and maintenance throughout your plant, including your auxiliary equipment. These solutions can deliver a number of important benefits:
Maximize output from equipment by extending mean time between failures and solving challenging application problems.
Improved hygiene, foreign body prevention
Help eliminate conditions that foster food-borne illnesses and meet the requirements in accordance with ISO 22000 on food safety.
Reduce risk of injuries from repetitive manual tasks, heavy loads, and slippery environments.
Satisfy tough new environmental regulations by reducing waste,water and lubricant usage, as well as the impact of washdowns on local ecosystems.
Improve efficiency of machinery and auxiliary equipment, from electric motors and pumps to refrigeration systems.
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