Our dedicated on-site laboratory allows Monition to supply unparalleled lubrication analysis services.
Standard Laboratory Testing Processes include:
■ ICP AES (Inductively Coupled Plasma, Atomic Emission Spectroscopy) Elemental Analysis
■ Viscosity (Kinematic Viscosity at 40°C and/or 100°C)
■ FW (Ferrous Wear Index)
■ Water Content
■ TIM (Total Insoluble Matter) - a measure of soot and oxidation products
■ Dielectric Analysis of Chemical Index and Contamination
■ TAN (Total Acid Number)
■ TBN (Total Base Number)
Advanced and Performance Testing Include:
■ Simulated Distillation
■ Gas Chromatography
■ Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry
■ X-Ray Fluorescence
■ X-Ray Diffraction
■ Scanning Electron Microscope EDX
■ Corrosion Testing
■ FIMS (Field Ionisation Mass Spectrometry)
Monition work with their customers to provide a service that requires the minimum distribution to their site with the ordering or scheduling of oil samples.
■ No hassle oil analysis
■ Straightforward cost-per-sample for oil sampling
■ Oil sampling kits available from Monition with a FREEPOST return envelope
■ Our laboratory will analyse your sample then email a report to you
■ Information contained in the report could be used for preventative maintenance
Along with the standard range of tests provided, Monition are proud to be involved in Advanced Oil Analysis and Root Cause Analysis investigations.
From the routine analysis of greases, transformer oils, filters, bacteria in fuels and the condition of water based glycols to the analysis of metallic debris, destructive and non-destructive chemicals and metallurgical failure investigations, Monition has developed a superior knowledge base of expert analysts that cover an ever expanding catalogue of support analysis in advanced performance which is required when using lubricants or machinery in a difficult situation or when a warranty becomes an issue.