Operating in some 130 countries with more than 80 manufacturing facilities throughout the world and backed up by about 20 000 distributors and retailers, SKF is the world's leading producer of ballbearing. SKF also developes, manufactures and sells lots of other industrial precision components.
Wherever one part in a mechanical device rotates around another, we can expect to find some sort of bearing. The function of a ball bearing is to eliminate or decrease the friction between an immobile and a mobile surface, and to carry a load at the same time.
Ball bearings are SKF's core business and dominant product. It is company policy to offer a full assortment of ball bearing and to give good customer service all over the world. High quality has become another hallmark and the 45 000 employees have to pass a special quality exam.
Useful information Quiz game Contents About... E-mail