Root Cause Bearing Damage Analysis
On Completion of this course, students will be able to provide background and methodology for analysis failed and damaged bearings and their components. Students will be able to uncover the true root causes of bearing damage and failures, reduced service life.
Course Name Dynamic Balancing
Trainers Brenton Ward, Garry Ward
Who Should Apply
Service, Maintenance, Machine Repair, or Plant/Facility Engineering staff of an industrial plant, OEM facility, institution public utility or commercial building which uses rolling bearings and related equipment.
Managers and technicians at industrial plants and OEM facilities responsible for rolling bearing performance and reliability
Rotating Equipment Engineer, Reliability Engineers, Millwrights, Mechanics, and Maintenance Supervisors
Those interested in rolling bearing and rotating equipment performance
Understand common bearing terminology
Learn basic knowledge required for bearing damage analysis
Understand bearing operation
Understand normal load patterns
Discuss abnormal load patterns and their causes
Understand why bearings fail in service
Understand the concept of Root Cause Failure Analysis(RCFA)
Perform bearing damage analysis including reporting
Understand the main points that the ISO classification is based upon
Understand the terminology and visual appearance of failure modes
Inspect a series of sample bearing damages and report the findings
Group discussion on the cases
We encourage participants to bring a damaged bearing(and machine history) from their plant, to analyze during the workshop sessions.