Lubrication

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Lubrication and tribology is one of the main activities in Cindal R&D for study their properties Cindal is world wide recognized center on this matter.

Lubrication

Cindal R&D possesses a deep knowledge of lubricants (including those used in hydraulic systems) and tribology for hot, cold, bright, continuous casting and foil rolling.

We have worked for years with the world’s best lube suppliers. Our team can provide you with dedicated technical support which will assist you to select and define the best formulations for your processes.

Our laboratory instruments and experience enables us to perform a wide range of tests on lubricants. As well as the most common tests, we can also carry out customised experiments. Our test results provide you with the all the information you require to design and continuously improve your lubrication systems.

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We are specialists in US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) lubricant compliance analysis. We can also simulate and design oil recovery and filtration systems.

Our techniques include:

  • Gas chromatography and head space (GC)
  • High performance liquid chromatography
  • Fourier transformed infrared
  • Ultra-violet spectroscopy
  • Thermo-gravimetry
  • Differential scanning calorimetry
  • Inductively coupled plasma
  • X-ray fluorescency.

All of our services meet the most demanding international standardised conditions (EN, ASTM) for each specific experiment.