Diesel Fuel Testing Resources

What You Need to Know about ASTM D975

What diesel fuel testing do you really need? What is ASTM…

5 Reasons for Changing Diesel Fuel Distillation

POLARIS Laboratories® is changing the way we test the distillation…

Is Your Diesel Fuel Clean?

Using clean diesel fuel is more important today than ever.…

Finding Diesel Fuel Contamination Early

Poor fuel quality and contamination can stop engines from…

The 4 Biggest Engine Killers

Diesel engines are one of the most expensive pieces of equipment…

Seven Steps to Managing an Effective Fluid Analysis Program

Managing your fluid analysis program is simple. At least…

The Benefits of Fluid Analysis for OEMs

OEMs often use fluid analysis to enhance their product offerings.…

The Why, When and How of Diesel Fuel Testing

Diesel fuel testing is important for program health. This…

Building a Championship Organization

At the root of every successful fluid analysis program is a…

Measuring Success

The success of a fluid analysis program is usually measured…

Diesel Fuel Testing: Necessary or Not?

Necessary! Absolutely necessary! Diesel fuel often develops a…

Diesel Fuel: Identifying Fuel Filter Plugging

It’s Monday morning, you walk into work and...  1. Your…

Preparing for Winter Weather

Did you know your coolant and diesel fuel can both be negatively…

Realizing Your Return on Investment, One Step at a Time

Whether your goal is to save money on equipment repairs or…

Responding to Severity Reports

No equipment is safe from the wear and tear that comes from…

Tracking Sources of Contamination

It’s no secret contamination has a negative impact on machinery.…

Optimizing Program Management

The backbone of every oil analysis program is the efficiency…

Dos and Don’ts of Sample Submission

In a hurry to receive your sample results? The method you…

Extending Component and Equipment Life

In the same way early detection is used in human health to…

Unexpected maintenance slowing you down?

Unexpected maintenance seems to always happen at the worst…

Changing Ourselves to Drive Customer Success

POLARIS Laboratories® embraces change because it is the only…

Monitor Biodiesel “Shelf Life” – Test for Bacteria, Fungi and Mold

The use of biodiesel and biodiesel blends is continuing to…

What drives POLARIS Laboratories each and every day?

Everything we do at POLARIS Laboratories is rooted in helping…

How Clean Is Your Fuel?

Many people assume they're buying quality fuel that meets the…

Q&A with Keynote Speaker David Cripps

The 2015 POLARIS Laboratories Customer Summit has an amazing…

New EZ Label is Available

We’ve been listening. “This form is too complicated.” “Do…

Setting Limits on Fluid Properties

Earlier this month, I talked about how we set limits for wear…

Oil, Coolant and Fuel Contamination

It doesn't matter if it came from outside the equipment, was…

How We Set Flagging Limits

In the Data Analysis department, one of our key responsibilities…

Fluid Analysis Is Greener than You Think

We should all be aware of the impact we as humans have on the…

Getting What You Need from Diesel Fuel Analysis

Just like oil and coolant analysis, diesel fuel analysis makes…

Performing a Program Review

Today I want to get into the nuts and bolts of the review and…

Taking Action On Maintenance Problems Pays

Fluid analysis program reviews can identify root causes of…

Evaluating the Effectiveness of Your Fluid Analysis Program

Every day I consult with companies about their fluid analysis…

Avoid Catastrophic Failures

Pulling a boat out of the water for repairs is an expensive…

Building the Road to Fluid Analysis at CONEXPO/CON-AGG

CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2014, the premier construction equipment,…

Weathering the Storm: The parallels of Winter and Fluid Analysis

This weekend I’m headed to Tampa Bay, Florida to join our…