Quality sampling is the basis for any decisions based on oil analysis. Taking a sample is not difficult, but don’t make these mistakes. Following this process will ensure you draw a representative sample from the compartment.
Osman Bahemia
Osman Bahemia
17th Nov, 2020 | 4 mins to read
The analysis of used oil is a predictive maintenance technology used to infer the condition of oil-lubricated compartments. Data gained through oil…
Osman Bahemia
Osman Bahemia
29th Oct, 2020 | 3 mins to read
Oil sampling programs can provide incredible insight into machine conditions, but if you don’t get that sample right then time and cost invested can be…
Osman Bahemia
Osman Bahemia
15th Oct, 2020 | 9 mins to read
Oil analysis dates back to the end of World War II when the US locomotive industry started the practice to successfully detect diesel engine problems via…
Osman Bahemia
Osman Bahemia
06th Oct, 2020 | 5 mins to read
This post was previously written by Noel Dyson and  published via Australia's Mining Monthly
Noel Dyson
Noel Dyson
28th Aug, 2020 | 6 mins to read
The following was taken from the Sumitomo Corporation Business Report 152nd Newsletter to Shareholders April 1, 2019 through March 31, 2020
Relialytics
Relialytics
07th Aug, 2020 | 1 mins to read
Why you should consider integrating automated failure analysis investigations into your operations When a component fails, there'll be a story in the oil…
Osman Bahemia
Osman Bahemia
07th Aug, 2020 | 3 mins to read
Maintenance and reliability professionals will be familiar with the P-F Curve developed by John Moubray in his book ‘RCM II’ which utilises a graph to…
Osman Bahemia
Osman Bahemia
21st Jul, 2020 | 3 mins to read
Think of the concept; Good oil condition = greater reliability and increased component life. A simple concept, but we see the benefits for equipment…
Osman Bahemia
Osman Bahemia
10th Jul, 2020 | 2 mins to read
From our experience we estimate that on average, 80% of data generated from oil sample reports are not fully utilised.  That’s remarkable.  Imagine your…
Relialytics
Relialytics
10th Jun, 2020 | 2 mins to read
Everyone has their limits.  You get pushed past your limits and you’re definitely not at your best whether it’s physical or mental.  It’s no different for mining equipment (except for the mental bit). Push your equipment past its limits and it’s just a matter of time before something bad happens.  However, do we truly understand the long-term impact of high repetition and low energy events?  It’s…
Relialytics
Relialytics
10th Jun, 2020 | 1 mins to read
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