Offer for Industry

  • The analysis of the machinery construction using advanced engineering calculations including the finite element method (FEM) and computational fluid dynamics (CFD),
  • Testing the lubricating agents, bearings, bearing-grade materials (laboratory is equipped with several state-of-the-art testing stations)
  • Traction tests of military and specialized vehicles.
  • Testing the noise levels of car tyres in the driving environment (testing trailers) and laboratory environment (testing station in the laboratory).
  • Testing the level of noise generated by motor vehicles.
  • Testing the rolling friction of car tyres in driving and laboratory environment.
  • Ballistic tests.
  • Expertise and professional opinion regarding innovation
  • Design construction of unique machinery, modernization of machinery, improving their durability and reliability. 

 

Department of Machinery and Motor Vehicle Construction widely co-operates with the industry. The Department’s staff members have completed numerous design and research projects and delivered expertise on various subjects. The table below contains the information regarding the recent projects completed for the industry as well as the list of the ordering parties.

 

Subject

Project details

Companies – selected ordering parties

Bearing engineering

Roller and sliding bearing systems

Testing the bearings (operational and using own testing stations). Design and modernization of bearing assemblies, especially sliding thrust bearings and transverse bearings. Designing non-typical bearings. Assessment of the technical condition of bearings, providing advice and expertise. Production of the designed bearings in cooperation with proven contractors. Supervising the production, assembly and start-up. Durability of the bearing assemblies for wind turbines.

Elektrownie Szczytowo Pompowe S.A. Warszawa

Zakłady Remontowe Energetyki Gdańsk

VATech Escher Wyss (Austria/Germany)

Voith Siemens Hydro Generation (Austria/Germany)

Zespół Elektrowni Wodnych Porąbka Żar

ALSTOM Power

Energa Wytwarzanie

Friction, wear and lubrication

Analysis and selection of bearing-grade materials for non-typical friction assemblies (such as grease-free or water lubricated assemblies)

Elektrownie Szczytowo Pompowe S.A. Warszawa,

Zakłady Remontowe Energetyki Gdańsk

Analysis of machinery construction

Analysis and optimization of the machinery construction (or machinery components) using finite element method.

Modernization of bearing assemblies of a gearbox

Eaton Controls Gdańsk, GALMEKO Gdynia,

Therma Gdańsk, Petrobaltic, ABB Marine.

Energa Wytwarzanie

Construction design of machinery and devices

Construction design of non-typical machinery and devices (including the testing station for trials, tests, quality control, etc.). Prototyping and implementation the designed machinery and devices. Designing the drive systems.

LG Electronics,

Huta Sendzimira Kraków, ALSTOM Power

Computational assessment of the technical condition of pipelines

Determination of the stress state in deformed or corroded pipelines (using finite element method, but also in compliance with ASME and DNV standards)

Centrum Diagnostyki Rurociągów i Aparatury,

PERN „Przyjaźń” Płock

Construction design of steel structures

Construction design of prototype steel structures used in off-shore exploration and production of oil. Analysis of strains and deformations of the existing off-shore steel constructions.

Petrobaltic

Testing the levels of noise generated by road pavements and tyres

Tests of the levels of noise generated by road pavements in numerous countries (Poland, USA, Germany, Denmark, Sweden and others) for various ordering parties.

Swedish National Road and Transport Research Institute (VTI), Sweden.

M+P Raadgevende Ingenieurs BV (M+P), Netherlands.

Road Directorat, Denmark.

Federal Highway Research Institute (BASt), Niemcy.

MnROAD-Minnesota Department of Transportation USA

MOSTOSTAL WARSZAWA S.A.

STRABAG Sp. z o.o. Polska,

SKANSKA S.A. Warszawa.

Instytut Badawczy Dróg i Mostów, Warszawa.

Performing expertise and giving professional opinions

Giving professional opinion on the technical condition of machinery and devices.

ALSTOM Power, ITS Polska, Purac Water, Filar S.A., PŻB, Stocznia Gdańska S.A., ESP. Energoprojekt Warszawa