Category Archives: Press Releases

Oil Analysis Alarming Limits v. Trending Limits

CLEVELAND Dec.  28, 2020-- TestOil, the industry leader in lubricant analysis, is one of the major oil analysis labs to use trend analysis in addition to static alarm limits. Static alarm limits (also called absolute limits) are a single unchanging number, while trending (also called linear regression) is a statistical analysis.            Absolute limits can be set…
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Reliability Contractor and Consultant Improves Plant Communication

CLEVELAND, Dec. 10, 2020  -- TestOil, the industry leader in lubricant condition monitoring, is announcing an onsite reliability solution, TestOil PRO, that drastically reduces disconnects between in-house reliability, maintenance and operations personnel.Program management challenges arise from a number of issues, including miscommunication, lack of time, loss of personnel and insufficient knowledge. TestOil Field Analyst Dwon Ruffin…
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Injection Molding Machines and Varnish Tests

CLEVELAND Dec. 1, 2020 TestOil, the leading experts on oil analysis for injection molding machines (IMMs), offers a comprehensive analysis for detecting varnish and initiating mitigation before it causes unplanned downtime and ultimately destroys the machine.Capital investment for an IMM can exceed half a million dollars. Unplanned events, such as a machine shutdown resulting from…
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Filter Debris Analysis for Hydraulic Equipment Offered by TestOil

CLEVELAND Nov. 17, 2020  TestOil, the industry leader in lubricant analysis, is offering advanced filter debris analysis (FDA) for machinery that depends on fine filtration to maintain optimal operating conditions. Without FDA, much of the critical condition information is lost.            In traditional oil analysis, the only particles available for testing are those circulating in the…
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Predictive Maintenance V. Reactive Maintenance—Which is Better?

CLEVELAND, November 11, 2020 TestOil, the industry leader in lubricant analysis, explains the difference in common oil analysis maintenance strategies and why they recommend a predictive oil analysis program in most situations.                TestOil’s Senior Technical Advisor Evan Zabawski said, “At TestOil, we are aware of the different strategies and have always chosen to focus on…
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Same Day Fluid Analysis Lab Announces 2nd Major Expansion in 3 Years

CLEVELAND, Oct. 5, 2020  TestOil, the industry leader in fluid analysis, just announced the second major expansion in three years. The current expansion adds a number of key amenities to its existing facility.             TestOil President Mary Messuti said, "We are growing by leaps and bounds. By the time we moved into our expanded facility in 2019, we were…
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