The Reliability Institute is proud to have formed an agreement with Per Arnold Elgqvist for the development of a full range of bearing training courses. This is a unique resource for the Institute as Per Arnold has an extensive knowledge in bearing reliability and training.
Per Arnold is a mechanical engineer, having graduated at the Universtity of Gothenburg in 1970. He worked for SKF for 33 years and held many positions in both Sweden and Mexico, which included positions in Product Control and Product Engineering Manager.
In the period of 1990 to 2003, he held the position of Technical Services Manager for SKF Mexico, where he was responsible for Service and Reliability Support and Training.
In Febuary 2003 he started his own company Servicios Tecnologicos Corporativos. SA de C.V. which continues today, with the main activities of Training and Consulting in Lubrication, Lubricants and Reliability of Rolling Element Bearings in different industrial applications.
He is a regular speaker at industrial maintenance seminars and his is work covers the areas of Mexico, Venezuela and Brazil. Per Arnold is a fluent communicator in English, Swedish and Spanish. He is also referred to in Mexico as the Bearing Doctor.
The first programme he will launch for the Institute is RCFA (Root Cause Failure Analysis) on bearings or as it is also referred to, Bearing Failures and Their Causes.
The Reliability Institute is proud to have per Arnold as a member of our team.