Rows of used oil samples on a bench in a


Oil analysis works for any type of lubricated system and can be applied to engines, gearboxes, bearings, etc.  

Proper lubrication of machinery is a significant contributor to the long and problem free life of machinery. Implementing a premium plant lubrication program begins with:

  • The assessment of the current situation:  What are we doing?

  • Goals need to be established:  Where do we want to be in a year?

  • Monitor changes & improvements:  Set up a spreadsheet to update progress?

  • Proper training and implementation:  Everybody needs to know at least the proper techniques in gathering the sample.

  • Continuous improvements & evaluations:  Review the program and make needed changes at a minimum of annually.