Archive | May/June


8:24 pm
June 1, 2012
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From Our Perspective: Self-Investment Is A Wise Investment

I recently received an email from an individual working in a maintenance department as a “Lube Technician.” He had heard that he was a primary candidate for a first round of corporate layoffs. With no early-retirement option available to him, and no trade certificate or formal education to fall back on, this guy was feeling extremely vulnerable. […]


4:23 pm
May 31, 2012
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Problem Solvers

Monitoring Wear Debris In Hazardous Environments Kittiwake’s ATEX Metallic Wear Debris Sensor facilitates real-time wear debris monitoring for both ferrous and non-ferrous metals in hazardous areas. Capable of being mounted within any lubrication system, on any type of asset, it uses a combination of inductive-coil technology and algorithms to provide a particle- size distribution count. […]


3:57 pm
May 31, 2012
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Meet Our Lube Starz

  We love to learn about LMT readers, including what they do in the field of lubrication (and what they like about their jobs)! Here’s what our May/June Lube Star told us: Jim Harris Title:  General Manager, CCECO Lab & Filtration, a manufacturer of fine-micron oil-filtration equipment with oil-analysis and lab services, headquartered in Kent, WA. Background: Jim began working […]