Article - 14 Dec 2015
There is a general saying that oil and water do not mix together, but this adage does not apply when it comes to lubrication oils. In such oils, water can exist in different states, and if this is not...
Article - 28 Apr 2015
Poly(ethylene glycol), also known as PEG, is a nonionic surfactant which is extensively used in a wide range of applications such as drug delivery, lubrication, cosmetics, and antifouling surfaces.
Article - 16 Feb 2009
In an in-service oil analysis program, lubricating oil is used as a diagnostic medium because as it circulates through an oil-wetted system, it carries with it debris from wearing surfaces, as well as...
Article - 1 May 2008
Finishes for aluminium are designed to either preserve an existing surface or promote a new one which is visually or functionally more desirable. This article covers mechanical finishes, chemical...
Article - 2 Aug 2002
Reinforced hoses for offshore applications including crude oil transfer and dredging are described. The different types of hoses, structures, properties and design aspects are covered.
Article - 13 Nov 2019
Powertrains of electric and hybrid vehicles can be tested using torque transducers on a test rig.
Article - 17 Oct 2018
This article discusses rectangular seals and how they are used in the automotive industry.
Article - 23 Mar 2018
Positive Displacement flow meters are the only flow measuring instrument that can directly measure the volume of liquid passing though the flow meter.
Article - 21 Mar 2018
This article discusses how to use a electromagnetic flowmeter for the oil and gas industry.
Article - 11 Dec 2017
A recent study surveyed lubricant users and found that using different types and viscosity grades that deviate from the standard manufacturer lubricant is the largest cause of equipment failure and...