Condition Monitoring

Fluid awareness consists of condition monitoring, filtration and cooling systems

There is a direct correlation between the profitability and efficiency of complete hydraulic and lubrication systems and the condition of the fluids typically used in them – oil cleanliness, for example. Once the connection between the two becomes clear, so too does the action that needs to be taken: cooling, continuous condition based monitoring, and a well-engineered filtration system to guarantee the efficiency and operating reliability of the whole system.

HYDAC experts will provide you with modern cooling and condition monitoring solutions that are specific to your system and enable optimum performance and reliability. We implement equipment preventive maintenance systems to preserve the life of your hydraulic or lubrication system, using tools such as oil analysis equipment to determine ISO oil cleanliness. By taking a holistic approach with a condition monitoring system, it is possible to improve the condition of the fluid used and to reduce the life cycle costs.

We are here to help you

As HYDAC’s hydraulic experts and advocates of preventive maintenance management, we want to focus attention on fluid awareness and we would like to share our experience with you.

Read our editorial on Condition Monitoring: "The 300 Project": Increasing the useful "full performance life" of Hydraulic Oil in the system by 300% (written by Mark Keen - HYDAC's Managing Director)

How does your equipment measure up?

Fluid service is a comprehensive range of technical services for our end users which aims to:

  • Enhance machine availability and optimise hydraulic equipment and systems
  • Reduce customers’ operational costs through preventive maintenance and strict oil testing.

HYDAC Fluid Service covers the whole spectrum of fluid technology, such as:

  • Hydraulic oils
  • Lubrication oils
  • Cooling/cutting fluids
  • Water
  • Diesel Fuels
  • Cleaning and testing fluids

The essential elements of Fluid Service can be products and systems, service or individual projects and services which are assigned to us by our customers. This includes items like a moisture in oil sensor, which can detect the presence and level of water in oil.

The whole spectrum of fluid engineering is provided either by HYDAC Sales directly or by our certified Service Partners at home and abroad.

We also aim to train customers’ specialist personnel through our HYDAC School. The extensive range of further training courses and internal and external Seminars and Workshops on offer is focused exclusively on the needs of our customers and is constantly being updated in line with the latest technology and international legal requirements.