In Service Oil Monitoing

In Service Oil Condition Monitoring

Oil condition monitoring can help in the identification of problem at an early stage in equipment by analyzing the condition of oil in service. The benefits of the process are reduce downtime, lower machine repair costs, optimize maintenance intervals, extended oil drain period and reduce capital investment. The results of testing and their diagnosis are produced as a report similar to that shown below. The diagnosis helps the customer to act at an early stage before major problems occurs in the machine. The ISOM report indicates actual status:

Red - Urgent Action
Amber - Caution
Green – Normal
Two broad categories of samples are being under taken.
1. In-service samples from turbines, compressors, hydraulic systems, marine engines, fleets, Industrial systems etc.
2. In-service samples from aircrafts engines and hydraulic systems, helicopter engines and rotors etc.