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Professional Bearing Mounting on an Ocean Liner

After 15 years on the high seas, it was time for the cruise ship, „Voyager of the Seas“, to undergo a general overhaul in the dry dock. This was carried out in the dry dock in Singapore. Several thousand employees and mounting personnel were simultaneously involved in renovating the 311-meter-long colossal ship from top to bottom. This also involved replacing the rolling bearings in the ship’s three propulsion systems. ABB, supplier of propulsion systems, got in touch with its local Schaeffler contact in Finland to carry out this challenging mounting operation.

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