Leading the way in independent testing for turbine lubricants.

precision beyond comparison.

As a leading independent testing laboratory, we go beyond industry standards to provide specialized testing for turbine oils. Trust us for precision that sets your products apart.

About us

We are one of the leading independent testing laboratories in the world that specializes in testing high-performance turbine lubricants and turbine oils. We specialize in supporting R&D programs and manufacturer quality control for base oil producers, additive manufacturers, and lubricant manufacturers. We also work with turbine engine and component manufacturers to understand the interaction between lubricants and new materials, such as metals, coatings, and seal materials. We also perform turbine lubricant testing for CCGT power plants, airlines, airframe manufacturers, and many more industrial customers who are concerned about turbine lubricant quality.

Our Services

Below is an inventory of frequently conducted turbine lubricant specifications we routinely conduct. Should you not find a specific test of interest – reach out to us. Our commitment to continuous improvement is reflected in our ongoing expansion of capabilities. Your inquiries and customization requests are welcomed.

  • SAE AS5780 –  Specification for Aero and Aero-Derived Gas Turbine Engine Lubricants
  • SAE-J1899 – Lubricating Oil, Aircraft Piston Engine (Ashless Dispersant)
  • SAE-J1966 – Lubricating Oils, Aircraft Piston Engine (Non-dispersant Mineral Oil)
  • ASTM D4293 – Phosphate Ester Based Turbine Lubricants Specification
  • MIL-PRF-17331 – Lubricating Oil, Steam Turbine and Gear, Moderate Service
  • MIL-PRF-23699 – Lubricating Oil, Aircraft Turbine Engine, Synthetic Base
  • MIL-PRF-6081 – Lubricating Oil, Jet Engine
  • MIL-PRF-6085 – Lubricating Oil, Instrument, Aircraft, Low Volatility
  • MIL-PRF-7808 – Lubricating Oil, Aircraft Turbine Engine, Synthetic Base
  • MIL-PRF-7870 – Lubricating Oil, General Purpose Low Temperature
  • MIL-PRF-8188 – Corrosion-Preventive, Aircraft Turbine Engine, Synthetic Base
  • MIL-PRF-32033 – Lubricating Oil, General Purpose, Preservative

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Corporate Headquarters

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The Woodlands, TX 77356

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