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Alrik Danielson to step down as President and CEO during 2021

GÖTEBORG, Sweden, Nov. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of AB SKF and Alrik Danielson have jointly agreed that Alrik Danielson will leave his role as President and CEO in 2021, a role he has held sinceJanuary 2015. The Board has started the process of recruiting a new President and CEO. Hans S...

2020-11-17 03:11 2209

SKF Capital Markets Day 2020: delivering on our transformation

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Nov. 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- SKF's virtual Capital Markets Day on 4 November will focus on the transformation of the Group into an even stronger SKF. This includes transformation of SKF's manufacturing footprint, operational improvements, new business models and technology inv...

2020-11-04 19:36 4541

SKF consolidates manufacturing and organisational structure in France

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Nov. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- SKF today announces a consolidation and restructuring of various manufacturing, business and administrative functions inFrance. Consequently, manufacturing of slewing bearings would be moved from Avallon to St-Cyr-sur-Loire, resulting in the propo...

2020-11-03 18:25 6136

Announcement of change in the total number of votes in AB SKF

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Oct. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Due to a conversion of shares from Series A to Series B in accordance with AB SKF's Articles of Association, the Company confirms the following. As per 30 October, the Company's share capital amounts to SEK 1,138,377,670 and the total number of s...

2020-10-30 20:11 5095

Registration for SKF Capital Markets Day 2020 is now open

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Oct. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- SKF welcomes institutional investors, financial analysts and financial media to the Group's first virtual Capital Markets Day on 4 November at 13:00-16:00 (CET). To participate, please register at:https://skf.6connex.com/event/4/register. During ...

2020-10-28 16:36 2293

SKF Nine-month report 2020: Strategy implementation continues to drive strong results

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Oct. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alrik Danielson, President and CEO: "SKF's transformation into a more customer-focused, innovative and lean business continues. Our strong results in the third quarter illustrate that we are delivering on the implementation of our strategy, inclu...

2020-10-27 20:49 2352

SKF to publish nine-months results on 27 October

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Oct. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- SKF will publish its nine-months results for 2020 on27 October 2020 at approximately 13:00 (CET). Investors, analysts and media are invited to join a Webcast, which will be held in English, at 14:00 (CET). Participants will have the opportunity t...

2020-10-16 17:56 10171

Nomination Committee of AB SKF for the Annual General Meeting 2021

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Sept. 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- In accordance with a resolution taken at the Annual General Meeting of AB SKF on 26 March 2020, this is to announce, due to changes of the four largest shareholders by number of votes, the representatives who, together with the Chairman of the Bo...

2020-09-25 21:42 8772

SKF joins the Renewable Energy 100 initiative

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Sept. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of SKF's goal to achieve Carbon Neutrality for its global manufacturing operations by 2030, the company is pleased to announce that it has joined the Renewable Energy 100 (RE100) initiative. RE100 is a global initiative bringing together...

2020-09-23 21:28 8480

SKF invests in strengthened competitiveness in North America

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Sept. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- SKF is investing approximatelySEK 550 million in strengthening its manufacturing footprint and competitiveness inNorth America. Approximately SEK 350 million is being invested in expanding and automating manufacturing processes at the Group's f...

2020-09-22 22:07 5904

SKF and Deacero in fee-based partnership to improve performance

GOTEBORG, Sweden, Sept. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- SKF is partnering with Deacero, the Mexican steel manufacturer, to improve performance and reduce downtime at their steel rolling mill inCelaya. The partnership is built on a fee-based set-up covering bearings, bearing remanufacturing, maintenanc...

2020-09-21 22:04 5944

Nomination Committee of AB SKF for the Annual General Meeting 2021

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Sept. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- In accordance with a resolution taken at the Annual General Meeting of AB SKF on26 March 2020, this is to announce the representatives of the four largest shareholders by number of votes, who, together with the Chairman of the Board, constitute t...

2020-09-15 04:14 1342

SKF Half-year report 2020: Continued very strong operating result, despite sharp fall in demand

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, July 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alrik Danielson, President and CEO: "We have delivered another very strong operating result, despite sales falling by 25% during the second quarter. This performance allowed us to continue to build a stronger SKF, maintaining high levels of inves...

2020-07-21 14:19 11079

SKF's Capital Markets Day on 4 November 2020 Will be Digital

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, July 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- SKF welcomes institutional investors, financial analysts and financial media to the Group's first virtual Capital Markets Day which, as previously announced, will be held on 4 November. During this digital event, participants will get updates from...

2020-07-13 19:39 4798

SKF Announces Changes to Group Management

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, June 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Bernd Stephan, President, Automotive and Aerospace, has stepped down from his role in Group Management for health reasons. Responsibility for Automotive sales and the Aerospace business unit has been assumed on an interim basis byAlrik Danielson,...

2020-06-30 14:49 5015

SKF Invests Further SEK 400 Million in Ball Bearing Manufacturing in China

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, June 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- SKF is making further investments in strengthening its manufacturing footprint inChina for ball bearings. The investment is in-line with the Group's region-for-region manufacturing strategy. The Group announced a SEK 370 million investment in a n...

2020-06-17 14:28 5091

SKF Issues SEK 3 Billion Bond

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, June 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, SKF has issued a bond of SEK 3 billion with a four-year maturity, which expires on 10 June 2024. The bond was issued in two tranches withSEK 2,100 million at a floating interest rate based on 3 month Stibor with a premium of 1% andSEK 900 mil...

2020-06-03 00:57 7691

SKF Factories to be Carbon Neutral by 2030

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, June 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Since 2015, SKF has decreased its manufacturing carbon footprint by 36% and is already operating two carbon neutral factories. Today, SKF announces its aim to achieve a fully carbon neutral manufacturing footprint by 2030. The 2030 target will cov...

2020-06-02 14:27 5510

SKF First Quarter Report 2020: Continuing to Deliver Strong Results and Cash Flow

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, April 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alrik Danielson, President and CEO: "We have delivered another very strong set of results, despite falling demand connected to the Covid-19 pandemic. Our cash flow generation and financial liquidity continues to be strong.  We have continued to ...

2020-04-23 13:23 4544

SKF to Publish First Quarter Results on 23 April

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The SKF Group will publish its first quarter results at approximately 07:00 (CEST) on23 April 2020. As of this quarter, SKF will report adjusted operating profit and operating margin at Group and customer segment level (Industrial and Automotive)....

2020-04-09 21:27 3694