Entries by POLARIS Laboratories

Avoid Delays and Ship Samples ASAP

Sample. Ship. Results.  Taking into account the shipping issues and labor shortages affecting shipments in addition to the holidays fast approaching, it’s more important now than ever to ship your samples as soon as you can so they can make it to the laboratory for testing. We know how vital your sample results are when […]

When to Add Micropatch or Analytical Ferrography

Micropatch and Analytical Ferrography Micropatch and Analytical Ferrography are typically performed after standard testing indicates a problem, meaning a problem warrants further investigation. These tests help data analysts study particle wear on machine components by visually analyzing the oil’s captured deposits. It may also be used to predict and diagnose equipment faults. Catch What Oil […]

Open the Valve to Data-Rich Samples

Regularly sampling the oil, coolant and diesel fuel circulating within your systems used for power generation is vital to ensure the smooth and efficient operation of these systems when they are required to be used, either for back-up or permanent power. It’s All in the Sample Taking regular, representative samples is critical to guaranteeing accurate, […]

Your Guide to the HORIZON® Technical Library

There are many helpful resources, videos, technical bulletins, position papers and reports to run in the HORIZON® Technical Library that it can be hard to know where to start. So, where do you start? Well, it depends on your role in your fluid analysis program. Are you a technician pulling samples? You need practical information […]