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I am certain that much like us, you have been met with a tremendous challenge to adjust to the rapidly changing environment in which we find ourselves. As we wake up each day to so much uncertainty, please trust that we have taken many precautionary measures to protect our employees and still provide uninterrupted services to meet your needs and expectations. We have received a number of calls about the governor’s action this weekend on the closure of certain businesses. This does not affect us as we are a provider of essential needs.
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As the coronavirus (COVID-19) news continues to raise tremendous concern now in communities all around the US, I thought I would share some of the actions taken to ensure a safe place to work for our employees and uninterrupted service to our customers.
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Industries require a wide-variety of fuel products and services. But, the team at Lard Oil Company believes you deserve an industrial fuel supplier that gives you even more than that! Discover important aspects to look for while searching for the right industrial oil supplier for your business.
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A common practice for industrial operators is to employ service contracts with maintenance companies or equipment manufacturers to maintain certain items of equipment on site. Some of the most widely used types of service contracts are those that cover compressor systems. A survey of industrial plants with compressors concluded the following:
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We know that water in a lubrication system can be detrimental to oil and equipment life. The below chart tells us that studies have concluded that 500 ppm of water can reduce the life of a bearing by more than half. The most effective way of removing water from oil is by vacuum dehydration. Lard Oil Company offers this technology through FilterIT. Information on FilterIT can be found at www.filteritservices.com
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Through my work with ExxonMobil’s Equipment Builder group, I have partnered with leading equipment builders around the world to ensure that they have tailored maintenance solutions available for their latest product innovations. In the past few years, we have seen a number of trends in equipment technology design that will influence traditional application maintenance practices.
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When it comes to selecting an industrial lubricant for a particular application, one of the key considerations is viscosity. Viscosity can influence lubricant life expectancy, equipment wear rate, energy consumption, fluidity and a range of other factors.
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