SKF Group started its operations in India, Kolkata in 1923 with its trading arm and in 1961 expanded its footprint by incorporating SKF India Limited as a listed entity. SKF in India today provides industry leading automotive and industrial engineered solutions through its five technology driven platforms – bearings and units, seals, mechantronics, lubrication and services. Over the years the company has evolved from being a pioneer in self-aligning ball bearing manufacturing company to a knowledge driven engineering company helping customers achieve sustainable and competitive business excellence.
At present, SKF in India has consolidated its operations in three different companies, namely SKF India Limited, SKF Technologies (India) Pvt. Ltd and Lincoln Helios India Ltd SKF’s industry leading solutions provide integrated, sustainable solutions that offer breakthroughs in friction reduction, energy efficiency, increased equipment life and reliability to several industry segments.
With strong commitment to knowledge engineering and continuous effort dedicated towards research in building innovative solutions, SKF India today offers customized value added solutions based on the “power of knowledge engineering” principle that integrates all the five technology platforms. SKF in India has a pan India footprint comprising of six manufacturing facilities, six offices, over 300 distributors and an employee base of over 2400 dedicated professionals.
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The SKF Group is globally certified to ISO 14001, the international standard for environmental management, and also OHSAS 18001, the health and safety management standard. Individual divisions have been approved for quality certification in accordance with ISO 9001 and other customer specific requirements.
With over 100 manufacturing sites worldwide and sales companies in 70 countries, SKF is a truly international corporation. In addition, our global distribution system with distributors and dealers in over 15,000 locations around the world and an e-business marketplace puts SKF close to customers for the supply of both products and services. In essence, SKF solutions are available wherever and whenever customers need them. http://www.skf.com/in/index.html