Cloud based machine monitoring software

Prognosys software now available for free trial using service model cloud based approach for machine monitoring and failure prediction modelling. S... read more

Extreme testing in the Valley of Death

Andy Pye reports on the intensive hot weather development tests taking place for the all-new Kia Sportage as part of an extreme and rigorous vehicle t... read more

Keeping bearings on track

Andy Pye finds out how depot-based condition monitoring of railway traction motors can be achieved using underfloor wheel lathes. Dr Steve Lacey, E... read more

Equipment tests thermo-mechanical fatigue characteristics

Zwick Roell has developed equipment for use in reliability testing to understand the effects of applying both temperature variations and strain on com... read more

Bearing overhaul keeps Pendolinos performing at full tilt

The yoke type track roller bearing units on the Virgin Train Pendolino tilt mechanism are being refurbished to maintain reliability and performance on... read more