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  • Hy-Pro Restores Steam Turbine Lube Oil Demulsibility!

    Published Thursday, August 4, 2016

    A power company experiencing lube oil demulsibility out of spec across its fleet of base load steam turbines turned to Hy-Pro for help. Through baseline analysis we crafted a condition based solution and have restored demulsibility avoiding costly downtime, unplanned outages and premature oil replacement. In the process we also see that a loss of steam more»
  • Hy-Pro Removes Acid from Quintolubric on EHC to Keep Base Load Turbine Operating!

    Published Thursday, August 4, 2016

    Quintolubric® is often used in steam turbine EHC systems as an alternative to phosphate ester. Although Quintolubric® doesn’t produce the aggressive acids formed in phosphate ester, the fluid is commonly replaced once its AN reaches a level of 9.0. New Quintolubric® has a starting AN of 1.0 – 2.0. ICB™ technology allows users more»