Turbine Lubricant Assessment (TLA®)

The Turbine Lubricant Assessment® is the centerpiece of Bureau Veritas’ VitalPoint® turbine oil analysis program. The TLA combines the entire condition monitoring test suite outlined in ASTM’s D4278 and incorporates new tests designed to measure oxidation stability, anti-oxidant remaining useful life and varnish potential. Test data is then summarized in a custom report that includes detailed maintenance recommendations, charts and graphs to allow for simple interpretation and corrective action.

SpectrochemicalASTM D5185
Viscosity @ 40°CD445
Acid NumberD974
Water Content, ppmD6304
Rust TestD665
ISO Particle CountISO 4406-99
Copper CorrosionD130
Water SeparabilityD1401
QSA®Bureau Veritas Inc.
RULERD6971 / D6810
FT-IR (Custom)Bureau Veritas Inc.
Custom ReportBureau Veritas Inc.

* Requires 850ml sample