Maximize your Lubricant Life

Sacrificial antioxidants play a critical role in determining the life and performance of turbine oils. The vast majority of the time when these oils are changed, the base stock is still healthy but the fluid is condemned..

New White Paper: The Journey to Fill-For-Life

Large frame gas turbines are prone to expensive reliability issues due to oil degradation. For the last decade, Fluitec has been on the ground floor of understanding and providing solutions to gas…

To Flush or not to Flush (your oil system)… that is the Question

Flushing a lubricating system, when required and done effectively, can be helpful for your machines. Restoring system cleanliness can add years of life to your equipment. However, flushing

How your Lubricants help save money

In the current context of sustained low prices of crude oil and natural gas, the pressure to find savings is mounting on organizations and plants. Savings can sometimes be found in areas of Operations and Maintenance where practices have remained relatively unchanged for a long time. One such area, in many plants, is the handling…

The Top 5 Problems with EHC Fluids

Hydraulic oils used in steam turbine electro-hydraulic control systems (EHC) are required to be fire resistant. All but one OEM require phosphate ester fluids to be used in these applications because they are self-extinguishing and are inherently safer than other fluid chemistries. These fluids are not your typical hydraulic oil and require a different mindset…