Lubricon information from O’Rourke Petroleum

The fact of the matter is:  The majority of equipment and machinery failures are lubrication related and, more often than not, water and particulate contamination tend to be the leading cause.  But what is often overlooked is that many of those failures are entirely preventable with the proper knowledge, planning, and resources. 

Through O’Rourke’s Lubrecon, we provide the technologically-advanced solutions that extend the life of your oil and keep your equipment functioning at optimum performance…translating to increased productivity, reduced down time, and substantial savings from costly repairs and oil replacement.

  • Extend lubricant life and reduce purchasing costs
  • Maximize system and equipment reliability and efficiency
  • Prevent unscheduled maintenance or emergency repairs
  • Minimize lubricant waste streams through conservation
  • Precondition new equipment
  • Meet equipment warranty requirements
  • Improve overall productivity

Servicing four primary markets – power generation, petrochemical & refining, general manufacturing, and marine – Lubrecon offers lubricant management programs that will keep your equipment running at full capacity: 

  • Dehydration and water removal
  • Fluid monitoring and filtration
  • High velocity oil flushing
  • Onsite oil analysis
  • Onsite oil reconditioning and reclamation
  • Particulate removal
  • Temporary lubricant storage
  • Testing and analysis of lubricants
  • Training services
  • Used oil collection, recycling, and disposal

Lubricants that can be reconditioned include:

  • Hydraulic oils
  • Turbine oils
  • Industrial lubricating oils
  • Compressor oil
  • Quench oil
  • Transformer oil
  • Heat transfer oil
  • Refrigeration oil
  • Synthetics

Our certified Lubrecon experts are anxious to help you obtain maximum life from your lubricants and increase your equipment reliability.  To learn more, call 1.800.683.1331 or contact us and talk to one of our Lubrecon specialists today