Seminar Announcement: Bearing Technology & Bearing Failures


Basics of bearing technology
(19th of August 2014, 10:00 to 17:00)

ELGETIseminar01wbcntThis one day seminar provides basic knowledge especially for design of bearing arrangements and for quality assurance during purchasing.
Lectures shall focus especially on:
– Types, Properties, Concepts
– Basics of Tribology
– Raceway crowning
– Material properties
– Sample assessment
– Supplier evaluation

Bearing failures:
Investigation and analysis of practical examples
(20th of August 2014, 10:00 to 17:00)

ELGETIseminar02wbcntIdentification and understanding of failure root causes is necessary in order to initiate the required counter measures. Therefore, this seminar shall show based on practical examples how damage characteristics can be identified and to which conclusions they lead. Main topics are especially:
– Methods for damage investigation
– Damage mechanisms
– Quality characteristics of bearings
– Examples from numerous applications

For further information, please contact:

Karin Jagow
Tel.: +49 241 16 91 93 0      Fax: +49 241 16 91 93 10,