A study from Stanford University explores how to make foaming oil in lubricants last whether it's for a car or a wind turbine.
The science and art of lubrication often is as important as the mechanical functions it enables.
The Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers (STLE) announced Greg Croce, a technical manager for Chevron Products Company, has been named president of the group for 2018-19.
Advancements in manufacturing, metalworking, transportation and power generation to be featured at annual event for lubrication and reliability professionals.
The 2017 award recipients represent the best in innovation
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Understand how metals and lubricants will interact.
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Lubrication testing is common for preventive maintenance programs and people performing the tests should watch out for water, acid, and viscosity during the tests.