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Case Study: How Preventative Maintenance Saved a Peak Power Plant $5 Million Dollars
November 20, 2017

Keeping fluids clear of contaminants is crucial to the operational readiness of power plants. Fail-to-start or unit trip can cause unexpected... Read More
hot oil flushing
Developing the Right Oil Flushing Plan
October 11, 2017

What is the right acceptance criteria to use for oil flushing activities? For clients, new to the world of oil cleanliness... Read More
Happy National Manufacturing Day!
October 6, 2017

Happy National Manufacturing Day! PetrolinkUSA is proud to support manufacturing, refining, and all our industrial clients that help make America's future... Read More
varnish removal
Varnish Removal
September 9, 2017

What Is Varnish? Before we discuss how to remove varnish buildup, it is important to understand what it is and how... Read More
Selecting Side Stream Filtration
September 9, 2017

What are you filtering? The most important factor of selecting side stream filtration is to understand what it is you are... Read More
Outsourced Laboratory VS In-House
September 9, 2017

With today's rapidly changing business environment and the availability of outsourced services, businesses need to know the benefits of outsourcing their... Read More
Example of chemical cleaning results
Chemical Cleaning Results
September 6, 2017

We recently completed a chemical cleaning job. To right is a picture showing the before and after results of the cleaning.... Read More
oil samples show dirty vs. clean oil
How to plan a successful oil flush
August 5, 2017

Finding time to prioritize and plan oil flushes is difficult. Unless there is a major outage, lube oil cleaning is usually... Read More
an external pump performs an oil flush
What Oil Flush Should I Use?
August 3, 2017

Knowing the difference between oil flushes, when to use which, and the proper terminology to describe them is key to extending... Read More
worker verifies oil system outside a plant
Six Ways to Verify Oil Flush Success
August 1, 2017

It can be daunting to try to verify the results of an oil flush. Particles as small as 2 microns can... Read More