Machine diagnostics: Your peace of mind is our aim.

Avoid unplanned downtime of industrial rotating machinery with Brüel & Kjær Vibro’s machine diagnostics.

We solve customers’ machinery problems with expert advice based on our knowledge of modern rotordynamics and decades of practical experience. Our Machinery Diagnostics Services (MDS) organization is recognized as an industry leader and a trusted source of deep knowledge on machinery behavior. Customized diagnostic service programs are offered based on your needs.

Our global Surveillance and Diagnostics Centers in three continents monitor the condition of thousands of wind turbines around the clock, evaluate the condition of the machines and produce an informed maintenance strategy.

The competence of our experts in condition monitoring and machine diagnostics also covers other industries, such as the oil and gas and other process industries.

Our capabilities include:

  • Machinery Malfunction Diagnostics
  • Rotordynamic Modeling and Design Consultation
  • Field Balancing
  • Remote Diagnostics
  • Alignment Services
  • Torsional Vibration Analysis
  • Piping and Structural Vibration Analysis
  • Predictive Maintenance (PdM)
  • Bearing Design Evaluation and Diagnostics
  • Shop Acceptance Testing
  • Field Commissioning Services
  • Root Cause Analysis and Corrective Action Determination
  • Post-Failure Analysis
  • On-site Data Collection and Evaluation

We provide an unbiased, independent perspective for all machinery, regardless of manufacturer. 

You can trust our objective recommendations, because Brüel & Kjær Vibro is completely independent of machinery and system manufacturers. Our experts in vibration diagnostics are part of the team for all our installations. Customers increasingly require us to diagnose measurements independent from the installed monitoring solution. This provides the basis for condition-based maintenance: Detect developing machine faults early so maintenance can be cost-effectively planned ahead of time and unplanned downtime avoided.

You can discuss machine diagnostics with our skilled specialists. The specialist engineers in our monitoring centers, our project engineers and on-site service teams are ISO 18436 certified (Level 3 or Level 2). Many of our clients particularly value this high level of quality and specialization in vibration diagnostics as it turns into huge savings at the end of the day.

You can work with an experienced pioneer: Brüel & Kjær Vibro has decades of experience in vibration measurement and was one of the first companies to offer customized monitoring solutions for wind turbines. We now have service centers on three continents for wind farm remote monitoring and diagnostics. So we can serve clients across all time zones 24/7.

Wind power, the oil and gas industry or process systems – the specialists in vibration diagnostics at Brüel & Kjær Vibro have extensive expertise in many industries. Thousands of machines and systems around the world are reliably monitored with our support. We make a measurable difference to machine availability and performance.

Our experts manage the monitoring, fault detection, diagnostics and reporting on machinery condition, enabling efficient condition-based maintenance for our clients.

They can also support and train the customer's own in-house team. Or conduct an independent review and recommend specific steps and solutions.

Are you looking for accurate and reliable fault diagnostics for your machinery? And do you want to be sure that our machine diagnostics team can work smoothly with your in-house service team?

The diagnostics specialists at Brüel & Kjær Vibro work closely with client teams around the world. As part of their standard processes, they provide detailed reports on the condition of your machinery for your service team. You will be notified of all relevant facts concerning the condition and necessary actions for each and every one of your turbines. Our experts in vibration diagnostics can use the data collected to optimize both technical equipment and maintenance schedules.

  • Installation and maintenance of data acquisition units
  • Maintenance of the database server
  • Detection of machine faults and signs of system failure
  • Fault diagnostics
  • Preparation of reports with service recommendations for condition-based maintenance

For further information on diagnostics as part of our service, see our Service and Aftersales webpages.

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