The Philly.com Top Workplaces 2013
SKF USA Inc.
- Employees in region:
- HQ location:
- Lansdale, PA
’11, ’12, ’13
SKF was founded over 100 years ago in Gothenburg Sweden and has been an integral member of Greater Philadelphia since 1919. We operate 140 manufacturing locations around the globe with 28 located in the United States. Since our beginnings our rolling bearings and related products have reduced friction (energy) in all types of applications. SKF groups its technologies in five platforms: Bearings and units, Seals, Mechatronics, Services, and Lubrication Systems. By utilizing capabilities from all or some of the platforms, SKF develops tailor-made solutions for customers in 40 industry segments that help improve performance, reduce energy use and lower total costs, while bringing increased added value to SKF.
Our over 45,000 employees around the world and 4,600 in the US embrace sustainability. We are all committed to excellence in every aspect of our business, from our quality products and employees' well being to limiting the environmental impact in the communities in which we operate
“I enjoy helping my customers and I am very happy with my work environment.”
“It allows me to utilize my own judgment and creativity.”
“It is challenging and I get a true sense of accomplishment with my work.”
“I think that it is impressive that, even during these hard economic times, SKF is still expanding and taking on new acquisitions.”