Fuels and Lubricant TestingLab

Powertech operates a comprehensive fuels and lubricant testing laboratory for routine analysis and special investigations. Most of the testing is carried out in accordance with American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) procedures, as applicable to fuels, lubricants, hydraulic fluids and coolants. Our comprehensive testing services include:


Investigative analysis is routine for Powertech. We identify deposits and contaminants, study problems with material compatibility and compare products. The Fuels and Lubricants Laboratory is supported by metallurgy, materials, polymer and corrosion laboratories, which give synergy to the process of solving complex technical problems. Our comprehensive investigative services include:

Research Programs

Powertech carries out longer term work in areas such as diesel fuel stability, coolant corrosivity, and environmentall friendly lubricants. These projects expand the experience and knowledge that enables Powertech to solve complex technical field problems. Recent research programs include: