12/17/2014

SKF starts deliveries of energy efficient bearing units for a wide range of Mazda’s models

12/15/2014

Investments in the utilisation of smart phones and tablets bring more value to customers and reaffirms SKF’s position as a leader in industrial mobile connectivity

12/04/2014

Creation of a single Industrial Market business area will strengthen focus on organic growth and profitability

11/28/2014

Due to a conversion of shares from Series A to Series B, in accordance with the Company’s Articles of Association, AB SKF confirms the following.

11/19/2014

SKF’s investment will support the Company’s growing lubrication systems business. The new facility has achieved a LEED Platinum rating, in recognition of sustainable design, the first SKF factory to achieve this accolade.

11/18/2014

In order to further increase focus and reduce costs, the SKF Group is rationalizing its corporate staff structure within Group Management.

11/06/2014

SKF announces that Bernd Stephan has been appointed Senior Vice President, Group Technology Development. Bernd will assume his new role on 1 January 2015 and will be a member of SKF’s Group Management. He succeeds Alan Begg, who is retiring.

10/31/2014

Due to conversions of shares from Series A to Series B in accordance with the Company’s Articles of Association, AB SKF confirms the following.

10/27/2014

SKF announces that Stephane Le-Mounier has been appointed President of the business area SKF Automotive. Stephane will assume his new role on 1 January 2015 and will be a member of SKF’s Group Management and Executive Committee.

10/21/2014

SKF announces the opening of its latest SKF Solution Factory. Located in Birmingham, Alabama, the facility is designed to provide customers with a single point of access to SKF’s range of industrial and application knowledge.

10/13/2014

Investment enables the SKF Group to capitalize on the fast growing wind energy market in Brazil

10/09/2014

SKF has signed two agreements with Scania, totalling SEK 360 million, for the supply of wheel bearings and high pressure valve stem seals.

10/02/2014

The SKF Group will publish its third quarter results on 15 October 2014 and welcomes investors, analysts and members of the media to take part in a conference call, which will be held in English, at 14:00 (CEST), 13:00 (UK Time), 08:00 (US Eastern Time).

09/15/2014

15 years after first being included in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index, SKF’s sustainability efforts continue to be recognized

09/11/2014

The purpose of SKF’s Capital Markets Day in London on 10 September was to give investors and analysts a broader understanding of SKF’s business.

09/11/2014

In accordance with a resolution taken at the Annual General Meeting of AB SKF on 28 March 2014, this is to announce the representatives of the four largest shareholders by number of votes, who,

09/10/2014

SKF has acquired two companies as part of its strategy to boost its service capabilities. One of these is GLOi, a Swedish-based alignment technology solutions company. The other is Hofmann Engineering North America, a specialist

08/21/2014

SKF announced that Tom Johnstone has decided to step down as President and CEO of SKF, on 1 January 2015.

08/11/2014

SKF continues its commitment to R&D and to North America by investing in a new Global Technical Center in the US. The center will initially employ approximately 80 engineers within the first four years of operation, with plans to expand to 200

07/31/2014

Due to conversions of shares from series A to series B in accordance with the company’s Articles of Association, AB SKF confirms the following.

07/08/2014

SKF announced that the company will extend its cooperation with Gothia Cup and sponsor this year’s final arena fans. Thanks to the close proximity of the spectator stands to the field, it offers the audience a more intimate experience of the games.

07/07/2014

SKF has been selected to deliver Nautilus bearings for Dongfang Electric New Energy Equipment (Hangzhou) Co Ltd.’s first order of wind turbines outside China.

07/04/2014

The SKF Group will publish their half-year results on 15 July 2014 and invites investors, analysts and the media to take part in the conference call. It will be held in English, at 08.30 (CEST), 07.30 (UK).

06/30/2014

Cement producer puts focus on proactive maintenance with SKF solutions

06/19/2014

SKF is supplying a range of bearings to GIW Industries for inclusion in their 54-tonne pumps, which will help protect London’s growing population from sewage overflow from the River Thames in the coming years.

06/10/2014

SKF inaugurated the SKF Campus in Jiading and SKF Northeast Asia Distribution Centre, both located in Shanghai, China.

06/04/2014

This summer, millions of football fans will gather and watch the FIFA World Cup finals in July. SKF started the football season already in March, with the Meet the World tournaments which take place in 24 countries this year.

05/23/2014

SKF announced it has secured a long-term agreement (LTA) for around SEK 1.2 billion for Kaydon slewing ring bearings from a major wind turbine manufacturer providing solutions to the North American and Brazilian wind segments.

04/09/2014

SKF is supplying Volkswagen with energy efficient bearings to the E-powertrain of their first full electric vehicle, the e-up!.

04/04/2014

SKF was named a General Motors (GM) Supplier of the Year during its 22nd annual Supplier of the Year awards ceremony on Wednesday, March 12. This is the 5th time SKF has received the award, with the last four times during consecutive years.

04/02/2014

SKF has received the Excellent Quality Supplier award in recognition for zero customer complaints as a result of outstanding performance in quality in 2013. SKF has been in partnership with Hino, the leading truck manufacturer in Japan, since 2011.

03/28/2014

The Annual General Meeting of Aktiebolaget SKF, parent company of the SKF Group, was held today under the chairmanship of Mr Leif Östling.

03/27/2014

SKF has been awarded the Technical cooperation Award by Goldwind, the largest manufacturer of wind turbines in China and among the largest globally.

03/24/2014

Following our presentation at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Global Industrial and EU Autos Conference 2014 on 21 March, SKF wants to make a few clarifications.

03/19/2014

The SKF Group has reached a settlement with the European Commission putting an end to the investigation regarding supply of bearings to the European automotive manufacturing industry.

03/11/2014

The Nomination Committee supplements its previous proposal for the Board of Directors in line with what was communicated in the notice, dated 26 February 2014, to the Annual General Meeting of Aktiebolaget SKF.

03/06/2014

SKF has started to deliver bonded piston seals to Geely Automobile.

02/24/2014

Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of Aktiebolaget SKF will be held at SKF Kristinedal, Byfogdegatan 4, Göteborg, Sweden, at 13.00 on Friday, 28 March 2014. The doors are open from 11.00.

02/20/2014

Customers confirm savings of more than SEK 4 billion during 2013, and more than SEK 27 billion since SKF’s Documented Solutions Programme began

01/20/2014

New centres make a total of four SKF Global Technical Centres around the world

01/16/2014

ArcelorMittal Bremen GmbH has chosen SKF to customise and supply 30 electromechanical actuators for use in the continuous casting of steel. The order is one of the biggest for a mechatronics solution that SKF Germany

01/14/2014

The SKF Group will report results for the full year 2013 on 28 January. Analysts, investors and media are invited to attend the press and tele conference.

01/02/2014

SKF's new issue of EUR 750 million senior unsecured notes with a seven year maturity and 2.375% coupon rate, closed today.

12/30/2013

Due to conversions of shares from series A to series B in accordance with the company’s Articles of Association, AB SKF confirms the following.

12/20/2013

Gothenburg, Sweden, 20 December 2013: SKF informs about impact on SKF’s upcoming fourth quarter result 2013.

12/18/2013

SKF has been awarded the Tesla Motors Excellent Quality award which is given to the top three suppliers achieving outstanding performance in the areas of quality, delivery, and customer service.

11/29/2013

Due to conversions of shares from series A to series B in accordance with the company’s Articles of Association, AB SKF confirms the following.

11/21/2013

SKF received the prestigious Fiat Qualitas Award as the best quality supplier. The Fiat Qualitas Award is given to Fiat’s best suppliers and recognizes companies for their outstanding contribution to improved vehicle value.

10/30/2013

SKF announced today that it will start deliveries according to a contract with Volvo Car Corporation in China.

10/16/2013

The SKF Group today announced the successful completion of its all cash tender offer to acquire all outstanding shares of Kaydon Corporation (NYSE:KDN) for USD 35.50 in cash. S

10/10/2013

The SKF Group will publish their third-quarter results on 15 October, 2013 and invites investors, analysts and the media to take part in the conference call. It will be held in English, at 13.00 (CEST), 12.00 (UK) 07.00 a.m. (US Eastern Standard Time).

10/08/2013

SKF has received anti-trust approvals in the USA and Germany regarding the company’s acquisition of Kaydon Corporation (NYSE:KDN).

09/25/2013

In accordance with a resolution taken at the Annual General Meeting of AB SKF on 26 April 2013, this is to announce the representatives of the four largest shareholders by number of votes,

09/23/2013

Dow Jones Sustainability World Index ranks SKF as a sustainable leader

09/16/2013

SKF today announced the commencement of its tender offer for all outstanding shares of Kaydon Corporation (NYSE:KDN) (“Kaydon”) for USD 35.50 per share in cash.

09/05/2013

SKF and Kaydon Corporation (NYSE:KDN) have agreed that SKF will acquire Kaydon in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately USD 1.25 billion, including USD 95 million of net debt.

09/05/2013

The SKF Group invites investors, analysts and the media to take part in a conference call to learn more about SKF’s agreement to acquire Kaydon Corporation

09/04/2013

Provides opportunity for deeper understanding of SKF’s business

08/30/2013

Due to conversions of shares from series A to series B in accordance with the company’s Articles of Association, AB SKF confirms the following.

08/29/2013

SKF announces that the factory for medium size bearing in Dalian, China was awarded the coveted LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Gold certification

07/09/2013

The SKF Group will publish their half-year results on 16 July, 2013 and invites investors, analysts and the media to take part in the conference call. It will be held in English, at 09.30 (CEST), 08.30 (UK).

07/03/2013

Gothenburg, Sweden, 03 July, 2013: SKF’s divestiture of its metallic rods business to US-based Precision Castparts Corp. is now closed. .

06/28/2013

As per 28 June the company’s share capital amounts to 1 138 377 670 SEK and the total number of shares amounts to 39,970 300 shares of series A and 415,380 768 shares of series B.

06/25/2013

SKF secured more than SEK 30 million in new orders from the marine sector.

06/13/2013

SKF to deliver wheel hub bearing units for Volvo’s next generation of premium vehicles

04/26/2013

The Annual General Meeting of Aktiebolaget SKF, parent company of the SKF Group, was held today, under the chairmanship of Mr Leif Östling.

04/10/2013

SKF's programme to improve efficiency, reduce cost and strengthen profitable growth continues as planned. SKF will report restructuring cost

03/28/2013

Due to conversions of shares from series A to series B in accordance with the company’s Articles of Association,

03/28/2013

Due to conversions of shares from series A to series B in accordance with the company’s Articles of Association,

03/25/2013

Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of Aktiebolaget SKF will be held at SKF Kristinedal, Byfogdegatan 4, Göteborg, Sweden, at 13.00 on Friday, 26 April 2013. The doors are open from 11.00.

03/14/2013

SKF has signed an agreement to divest its metallic rods business to US-based Precision Castparts Corp. (PCC) for around EUR 40 million on a cash and debt free basis.

03/12/2013

The SKF Annual Report 2012 – Financial, environmental and social performance is now available.

03/12/2013

Henrik Lange is appointed Group CFO succeedingTore Bertilsson who is retiring. Rakesh Makhija becomes President SKF Industrial Market, Strategic Industries

03/01/2013

Asset Management 2013, a unique opportunity to explore the latest technologies for optimized asset efficiency and life cycle management, is landing in Dallas, TX. May 20-22 2013 at The Fairmont

02/25/2013

SKF has installed the SKF Proflex automated lubrication systems in the MSC Home Terminal

02/21/2013

SKF’s extensive Meet the World football program and partnership with the Gothia Cup, supports young people and communities from all over the world

02/18/2013

SKF today launches the SKF Maintenance Network, a web site that enables maintenance professionals to connect with other maintenance experts globally and get their feedback on specific problems and find potential solutions.

01/21/2013

The SKF Group will report results for the full year 2012 on January 30. Analysts, investors and media are invited to attend

01/15/2013

SKF has signed a strategic partnership agreement with US-based Protean Electric where SKF will supply its expertise and advanced automotive solutions for Protean’s in-wheel electric drive for the hybrid and electric vehicle markets.

01/14/2013

The strategy and the long-term financial targets which were launched by the SKF Group in 2010 were based on initiatives for profitable growth and cost reductions in the business.

01/09/2013

Strengthens SKF’s position as global specialist offering complete life cycle & asset management solutions for the marine industry

09/14/2012

SKF broke ground today on a new regional distribution centre located in the WaiGaoQiao Free Trade Zone in the northeast part of Shanghai.

09/13/2012

SKF today inaugurated its new bearing and hub unit factory in Jinan, Shandong Province in China. The new factory will support the continued growth of SKF’s business in China and Asia.

08/03/2012

SKF’s acquisition of New York-based General Bearing Corporation (GBC) has been approved by the relevant authorities in the US and in China and has now closed. SKF pays around USD 125 million on a cash and debt free basis.

06/27/2012

The SKF Group has received the Sustainable Supplier Award from Bombardier Transportation for integrating CSR in business principles and in management standards.

06/18/2012

SKF today announced a five-year contract with Fibria, a Brazilian pulp and paper company, which represents one of the largest contracts SKF has received for its Integrated Maintenance Solutions.

06/01/2011

SKF Grease Test Kit introduces portable and user-friendly technology for performing bearing grease condition assessments directly in the field

06/01/2011

SKF Hydraulic Driven Lubricator eliminates need for manual lubrication of construction and off-highway equipment attachments

06/01/2011

New SKF Separable High-Capacity Cylindrical Roller Bearings promote enhanced reliability for wind turbine gearboxes

07/30/2009

One-third of the electronic parts sold on the open market might be fake, costing industry billions of dollars per year. (more)

04/01/2009

In today's unforgiving business climate, businesses that refuse to adapt to changing demands will eventually fade away as progressive, dynamic companies take an unfair share of the business. (more)

08/04/2008

In our own backyard, manufacturers of premium bearings have detected counterfeits across the globe. And any target of such illegal activity quickly realizes the critical need for immediate action to protect brands and related intellectual … (more)

08/01/2008

Metal producers and processors seeking ways to reduce equipment ownership costs should look for assistance from their industrial distributors and the companies that supply them. Distributors who have been trained and equipped by … (more)