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SKF Aerospace France (Sarma)

Saywell International is a U.K. based authorized aerospace stockist for the French company SKF Aerospace France, which is one of our more recent additions to our bearing ranges.

1940 saw the creation of Societe Anonyme de Recherches Mecaniques Appliquees (S.A.R.M.A.). In 1975 Sarma entered the SKF Group (who were created in 1907) and in 1979 they legally merged with ADR under the name of SARMA. 1988 saw the purchase of their English competitor Ampep.

In July 2005 SARMA changed ies name to SKF Aerospace France to bring it inline with the worldwide branding of SKF.

SKF Aerospace France has specialised in high performance segments of the industry for over 70 years and is today the European leader in designing and manufacturing flight control components and assemblies. Sarma participates in all of the principal programmes, civil and military worldwide.

SKF Aerospace France continues to offer to the aeronautical industry, highly qualified specialist support and products satisfying the most demanding of specifications for it’s 4 product lines:


  • Airframe Bearings
  • Rods (metallic and composite)
  • Spherical Plain Bearings / Ball Bearings
  • Components and Electro-Mechanical units

SKF Aerospace France’s reputation for quality and reliability is based upon an intensive investment programme enabling the company to equip all of its sites with the latest technology regarding production, study, research and development, testing and quality.

Some of SKF Aerospace France quality approvals:


  • ISO 9001
  • FAR 145
  • OHSAS 18001
  • AS/EN 9100
  • EASA PART 21G/145
  • ISO 14001

Saywell International are continually increasing our stock holding of various SKF Aerospace France product, particularly on the approved alternatives to the RHP products that are no longer in production benefiting you the customer in maintaining a supply chain.