Lube oils testing

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The analysis of engine and other shipboard machinery oils is carried out as a part of the Professional Technical Service program PLUS. Marine lubricants samples testing is executed in the international independent laboratory OCM Intertek in Farnborough, UK. We provide specialized sample kits for easy and convenient used oil samples transfer to the laboratory.

ENGINE OILS ANALYSIS

The basic analysis of marine engine oils is made according to the following parameters:

  • Appearance;
  • Viscosity at 40 degrees of centigrade;
  • Presence of water;
  • Presence of soot;
  • Flash point;
  • Base number;
  • Quantification of particles.
  • SECONDARY GRADES ANALYSIS

Transmission oils analysis is carried out according to the following parameters:

  • Appearance;
  • Viscosity at 40 degrees of centigrade;
  • Presence of water;
  • Acid number
  • Quantification of particles

Hydraulic oils analysis is carried out according to the following parameters:

  • Appearance;
  • Viscosity at 40 degrees of centigrade;
  • Presence of water;
  • Acid number;

Counting the number of elements and particles according to ISO 4406.