TWO suppliers of rolling stock systems have signed agreements with Siemens to adopt the company’s condition monitoring technology for their products.
SWEDEN's national passenger operator, SJ, is currently testing SKF's new Insight intelligent bearing on a locomotive-hauled passenger coach. The trial is expected to be completed by June.
SKF has unveiled a new wireless bogie condition monitoring system which remotely collects and processes data on vibration, temperature and speed from sensors mounted on the bogie.
BEARING manufacturer SKF has opened a new railway test centre in Russia at its Tver railway bearing factory near Moscow.