Tag Archives: Oil Analysis

What is the Benefit of Oil Analysis ?

Oil Analysis if used correctly, can : Provide maintenance personnel with the ability to improve availability rates in equipment Lower downtime and prevent equipment failure Save extraordinary amounts of money that could be used on other maintenance requirement Extend the life of the lubricants thus saving money on lubricant usage -          EKA  -
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Can the Techenomics Lab provide a schedule for taking oil samples?

Yes the Techenomics Laboratories can help you in establishing a sampling schedule for all of your equipment. Each equipment will have its own scheduled along with each compartments for those machines. The benefits you gain in having the Laboratory help you with your sampling practices is better techniques and guidelines when and how to take…
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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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Dielectric Testing

Did you know that your local Techenomics not only analyse New and Used lubricants, fuel, coolants and greases but they also analyse Transformer Oils for Dielectric Breakdown Voltage. Why is it important to test Transformer Oils? Transformer Oils are subject to electrical and mechanical stresses whilst in operation. Testing of Dielectric breakdown can indicate contamination…
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