An international manufacturer of technical textile products was experiencing frequent bearing failure on a belt wash application. NSK carried out a Bearing Failure Analysis revealing ingress of water and chemicals leading to the bearing failures. NSK was asked to find a solution to this problem. A trail was agreed which resulted in an increase of bearing life.
|Before||Cost p.a.||NSK Solution||Cost p.a.|
|Re-lubrication||€ 1.200||No re-lubrication||€ 0|
|Cost of maintenance||€ 7.800||No cost of maintenance||€ 0|
|Total Costs||€ 9 000||€ 0|