• Secretariat: DIN
    Committee Manager:
    Mr Jonas Boye
  • Chairperson (until end 2024):
    Mr Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Werner Edelmann
  • ISO Technical Programme Manager [TPM]:
    Ms Chuanyu Zou
    ISO Editorial Manager [EM]:
    Ms Anne Guiet
  • Creation date: 1980


Standardization of calculation methods for all types of rolling bearings including components incorporating rolling elements and plain bearings with spherical contact surface.

Assessment of operation conditions, including characterisation of lubrication and friction, especially life and damage prediction based on common failure modes and determination of bearing characteristic values, like load ratings; further including validation methods and field performance evaluation

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Reference Title Type
ISO/TC 4/SC 8/WG 9   Bearing calculation methods Working group


Liaison Committees from ISO/TC 4/SC 8

ISO/TC 4/SC 8 can access the documents of the committees below:

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/TC 206 Fine ceramics ISO

ISO/TC 4/SC 8 - Secretariat

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