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What is your turn around time?

Turnaround times may vary depending on which laboratory you use. Techenomics have laboratories located in Australia, Indonesia, Mongolia, East Africa, Thailand, and Turkey, each of which have a standard they work towards of providing a 24 hour turnaround time, however some clients may have an agreed or contracted turnaround time that might vary. Either way…
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Can the customer provide their own limits?

One of the major advantages of using an independent laboratory is the fact that you can supply your own limits, you can even have the laboratory trend your limits and work with them to establish your own personnel set of limits for your equipment. Unlike OEMS that hide their generic limits and are based across…
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Does the alarm relate to the oil type?

The alarms or limits actually relate more to the componentry in the equipment than the oil type itself. Even though if you were to change oil types or choose to use a heavier or lower grade viscosity, this may have severe impacts on the limits, it still does not have a direct relationship with the…
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What are the best strategies to reduce costs by using oil analysis?

A very good question! Oil Analysis is generally used for identifying root causes, failure symptoms and faults within a preventative maintenance program. Maintenance personnel are able to utilise the Oil Analysis technologies to anticipate failures of the lubricant properties and the equipment components. Life extensions on components and lubricants can be achieved by utilising the…
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How do I get answers to my questions regarding sample results?

There are a number of ways you can get feedback or answers to any of your questions. If you receive your reports via email, then you have the choice of either reply to the Laboratory through your email or simply pick up the phone and call. On the other hand, if you are viewing your…
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