EXPLORE FLUID TESTING TO MEET YOUR GOALS
Optimal equipment reliability doesn’t start with testing just a single component and a single fluid. It starts with testing, analyzing and monitoring the health all fluids circulating through all components of the system. This includes oil, coolant, fuel and even grease.
Diesel Fuel Testing
COLLECT A CLEAN, REPRESENTATIVE SAMPLE
To get the most out of your fluid analysis program, it’s important to collect your samples correctly. To do this, samples must be taken at operating temperature with clean collection materials.
How to Collect a Sample
Sample Valves Can Help
SUBMIT SAMPLES TO THE LABORATORY
Once you’ve collected your representative fluid sample, it’s time to submit the information in HORIZON® and ship the sample to the laboratory for testing.
Submitting Samples Online
Tips for Shipping Fluid Samples
INTERPRET RESULTS AND TAKE ACTION!
The process of collecting and submitting fluid samples is just the beginning. The real, actionable aspect of fluid analysis is your results. Your test results hold the keys to identifying potential contamination issues, causes of failure and avoiding unplanned equipment downtime.
Tips for Interpreting Test Results
How to Read an Oil Report
CONNECT ALL THE PIECES TOGETHER
With POLARIS Laboratories® advanced data management system, HORIZON®, you can connect your sample data and test results to your maintenance management system (CMMS, ERP, AEM). Establishing this connection with DataConnect, a secure API, means you can see results, submit samples and manage your maintenance in only one system, the one you’re already using.
See DataConnect in Action
Why test with POLARIS Laboratories®?
When you partner with us, you are provided with resources and solutions to launch your program into success, reach your program’s potential and see a real ROI.
In addition to certified ASTM testing, we offer:
- A dedicated data analysis team that can help interpret results and recommendations
- ISO-17025 certified laboratories
- Seven global locations
- A solution to integrate your sample data with your CMMS
- A way to receive real-time updates and notifications on your HORIZON® mobile app
- Team training on oil analysis, sample compliance and HORIZON data management