A local crane company had a loss of functionality due to water freezing in hydraulic lines; they called us in a panic. The only 200-ton crane in their fleet was [ read more ]
Helping a Heavy Industrial Construction Company to Filter Hydraulic Oil
Chris called me in the middle of the week. He was the project manager of a heavy industrial construction company in the Pacific Northwest. His company works on large-scale projects [ read more ]
Sean Saves the Coast Guard… wait, what?
On 8:00 AM one Friday morning I got a call from the owner of a company (let’s call him Joe) that works mainly with environmental clean-ups on the east coast. [ read more ]
Success Story: Paper Mill Lowers Acidity of Phosphate Ester Fluid
Have you ever had high levels of acid in your phosphate ester fluid? Well, check out my new story… A large power plant, located on-site at a paper mill, contacted [ read more ]
3 Ways to Reduce Electrostatic Discharge in Hydraulic Systems
SNAP… crackle… POP! Are those sounds coming from your hydraulic filter housing? Watch out, it may be accumulating static electricity. That could be dangerous. So how can you fix it? [ read more ]
Wind Turbine Adventure to Flush Gearbox Hydraulic Oil
Have you ever been to a wind farm? It’s amazing! Recently, my filtration adventures brought me (and Matt) on a road trip to a wind farm in a rural area… [ read more ]
Success Story: Vacuum Dehydrator Rescues a Paper Machine!
Greetings! If you didn’t know already, one of our specialties is filtration equipment rentals. Recently, we rented a vacuum dehydration system to a paper mill. The mill was seeing extremely [ read more ]
POLL: Are you CONSISTENTLY hitting your target ISO cleanliness codes on your critical equipment?
[polldaddy poll=3494031] If not, check out our page on the ISO 4406 cleanliness code, and be sure to get in touch with us if you have any questions on how [ read more ]