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Fight Lubricant Proliferation

If you use a large variety of lubricants, consider the benefits of a consolidation process. By Mark Barnes, PhD CMRP, Des-Case Corp. In the past 23 years I’ve spent a lot of time in plants evaluating lubrication practices across a multitude of industries including...

When Water & Oil Mix, Assets Suffer

Controlling the amount of water contamination in your lubricants will extend rotating-equipment life. By Mark Barnes, PhD CMRP, Des-Case Corp. From an early age, we learn that oil and water do not mix. While that is not exactly true in the lubrication world, it is...

An Overview of Preventive Maintenance | Descase

What is Preventive Maintenance? Your equipment needs consistent maintenance and the level of maintenance is driven by the maintenance strategy identified. Preventive maintenance is useful when a proactive maintenance strategy is not cost effective for an asset....