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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Schaeffler Experts Speak, Exhibit Innovations at the CTi Innovative Automotive Transmissions, HEV and EV Drives Symposium

TROY, Mich. - As automakers work to differentiate their vehicles to meet industry and customer requirements, all aspects of vehicle design are being optimized. To bring industry experts together and foster valuable dialogue to further promote transmission optimization efforts, the International Car Training Institute (CTi) is hosting the 8(th) Automotive Transmissions, HEV and EV Drives symposium...

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Mechanical Power Transmission

Schaeffler Supplies Powertrain Components and Technologies to Nine Ward's 10 Best Engines Winners

TROY, Mich. - Schaeffler, a global automotive manufacturer of high-precision products and systems for engines, transmissions and chassis applications, is proud to supply components, systems and technologies to nine of the 10 engines recognized by Ward's 10 Best Engines for 2013. According to Ward's, editors scored each engine based on power, technology, observed fuel economy, relative...

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Controls & Controllers

Drivetrain Temperature Controller increases vehicle fuel economy.

To help automakers meet upcoming fuel economy and emissions regulations, Thermal Management Module precisely controls drivetrain temperature. Its proactive management of engine, transmission, hybrid component, and battery temperature improves fuel economy by as much as 4% and also provides 40% reduction in internal vehicle warm-up time. Flexible, drop-in design accommodates various automaker...

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Axial Ball Bearings enhance household appliance efficiency.
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Axial Ball Bearings enhance household appliance efficiency.

FAG rolling bearings can help reduce energy consumption in refrigeration compressors to improve overall appliance energy efficiency rating. Matched to eccentric shaft bearings in refrigeration compressors, products replace nominal plain bearings and come in 4 types. Both bearing washers can be supplied with or without raceways, and bearing cages are supplied in sheet steel or plastic. In basic...

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Linear Guidance Systems Ensure Accuracy and Reliability of DMG Milling Centres
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Linear Guidance Systems Ensure Accuracy and Reliability of DMG Milling Centres

In the machine tool industry, system partnerships and co-development projects between OEMs and component suppliers are now increasingly important. Machine tool manufacturers prefer to focus on their core competence, whilst sourcing ready-to-fit components and sub-systems from high performance technology partners. The result is that all parties involved benefit from this close cooperation,...

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Generator Sensor Bearing Unit addresses rail track safety, logistics.
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Generator Sensor Bearing Unit addresses rail track safety, logistics.

Based on proprietary Generator Sensor Bearing (GSB), Train Support System enables recording of information regarding condition of bearings, wheelsets, and rail tracks as well as transmission of that data to higher level control system. Evaluated data forms basis for maintenance and repair decisions and is also critical for railway supervisory systems as well as online timetable generation,...

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BIGLIA Group Relies on Linear Guides and Spindle Bearings from Schaeffler
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

BIGLIA Group Relies on Linear Guides and Spindle Bearings from Schaeffler

The Schaeffler Group has expanded its close working partnership with Italian machine tool manufacturer The BIGLIA Group. In addition to supplying ball and roller monorail guidance systems for BIGLIA's range of lathes and multi-spindle machine tools, Schaeffler will also supply its super precision FAG spindle and cylindrical roller bearings. This technical and commercial collaboration with...

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Maintenance-Free Bearings Ensure Safety and Reliability of Ski Lifts and Ropeways
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Maintenance-Free Bearings Ensure Safety and Reliability of Ski Lifts and Ropeways

In cold operating environments such as ski resorts, material ropeways and guide pulley systems rely on precision bearings to ensure that maintenance, servicing and breakdown costs are kept to a minimum. In cold temperature environments such as ski resorts, strong winds, snow and condensation are a constant challenge for machine operators. Rolling bearings and plain bearings both play important...

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Maintenance-Free Spherical Plain Bearings Support New Retractable Roof at Olympic Stadium in Kiev
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Maintenance-Free Spherical Plain Bearings Support New Retractable Roof at Olympic Stadium in Kiev

A total of 240 maintenance-free spherical plain bearings supplied by the Schaeffler Group are to play a vital role in supporting a new retractable roof for the new Olympic Stadium in Kiev. Built in 1923, the Ukraine's Olympic Stadium in Kiev has been renovated on several occasions but is currently undergoing a thorough, comprehensive modernisation programme in preparation for the UEFA Euro 2012...

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Cylindrical Roller Bearings feature sheet steel cage.
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Cylindrical Roller Bearings feature sheet steel cage.

Designed for wind turbine gearboxes, FAG Cylindrical Roller Bearings feature self-retaining cage that facilitates mounting since rolling elements are retained even when ring is removed. Comprising 2 cage rings lying one inside the other and joined together, cage minimizes friction and provides sufficient space for additional roller element in bearing. Geometrical shape of cage pockets optimizes...

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