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Automotive Company needs Industrial Microbiology Laboratory needed for microbiological study in which the reproduction is determined on 6 different bacteria. The research study is similiar to ISO 22196 Measurement of antibacterial activity on plastics and other non-porous surfaces
Oil company needs Laboratory to study the vapor pressure behavior of a mixture (80% H2O, 20% CO2 and 300 ppm ethylene glycol) at various pressures between 80 kPa and 250 kPa and various temperatures between 80 and 120 degrees C. The objective is to determine if with a slight pressure increase, slight temperature decrease from current conditions can we get most of the EG to condense but not the water.
Oil Laboratory needed for petroleum distillate testing one and/or two type to the following two methods IP346/96 Determination of polycyclic aromatics in unused lubricating base oils and asphaltene free petroleum fractions - Dimethyl sulphoxide extraction refractive index method EN ISO 3104 Determination of kinematic viscosity and calculation of dynamic viscosity of transparent and opaque liquids Pls provide quote for each separate method
Large Corporation needs Third-Party Laboratory for ASHRAE Testing of refrigeration oils for sealed glass tube test as per latest ASHRAE-97 test procedure. 1. Refrigeration oil -57 2. Servofriz N57 3. Servofriz 57Plus The testing has to be carried out at 200 degree cent for 14 days and observations after 14 days with R22 refrigerant. The test parameters are 1. ASHRAE 97-2007/ latest ASHRAE method. 2. All test parameters should be evaluated after 14 days of exposure at 200 degree cent. 3. Pre / Post analysis of oil for TAN, Moisture , ICP analysis . 4. Photographs of before and after exposure . 5. Percentage formation of other refrigerants after 14 days exposure at 200 degree cent. 5. Sample preparation before testing: Please insure that samples should have less than 35ppm moisture before charging refrigeration oil in seal
Veterinary Medicine Company needs Laboratory for ASTM testing of Mineral oil to the following 7 ASTM methods: ASTMD445 - Standard Test Method for Kinematic Viscosity of Transparent and Opaque Liquids (and Calculation of Dynamic Viscosity), ASTM D2161 - Standard Practice for Conversion of Kinematic Viscosity to Saybolt Universal Viscosity or to Saybolt Furol Viscosity, ASTM D4052 - Standard Test Method for Density, Relative Density, and API Gravity of Liquids by Digital Density Meter, ASTM D156 - Standard Test Method for Saybolt Color of Petroleum Products (Saybolt Chromometer Method), ASTM D565 - Standard Test Method for Carbonizable Substances in White Mineral Oil, ASTM D1533 - Standard Test Method for Water in Insulating Liquids by Coulometric Karl Fischer Titrationm, ASTM D2269 Standard Test Method for Evaluation of White
Industrial Laboratory needed for aromatic and saturated hydrocarbon testing to IP368 or ASTMD7419 (HPLC) or ASTMD2007 (LC). Details of the test methods are as below: IP368 is performed for the determination of hydrocarbon types in lubricating oil basestocks - Preparative high performance liquid chromatography method. ASTM D 7419: Determination of Total Aromatics and Total Saturates in Lube Basestocks by High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) with Refractive Index Detection ASTM D 2007: Characteristic Groups in Rubber Extender and Processing Oils and Other Petroleum-Derived Oils by the Clay-Gel Absorption Chromatographic Method (LC Technique)
Oil Laboratory needed for EPA and ASTM testing of tire derived oil analysis to the following Test Methods:: EPA Test Methods 3040 Dissolution Procedure for Oils, Greases, or Waxes, part of Test Methods for Evaluating Solid Waste, Physical/Chemical Methods, EPA Test Method 3050 Acid Digestion of Sediments, Sludges, and Soils, D5291,Standard Test Methods for Instrumental Determination of Carbon, Hydrogen, and Nitrogen in Petroleum Products and Lubricants
D240 Standard Test Method for Heat of Combustion of Liquid Hydrocarbon Fuels by Bomb Calorimeter,
D189 D1796 D3228 D287,D93 D445 D97 D4294,D5291 D482 may require also D0021FR
Carbon black (granulated) properties test: BET Surface Area Nitrogen Adsorption Number DBP oil absorption number (OAN) DBP oil absorption number (COAN) Iodine adsorption Specific gravity (SG) V
Materials Laboratory needed for ASTM Testing of several waxes to the following ASTM Standards: Melting Point, Ash Content, Congealing point (ASTM D938) Drop point (ASTM D3954) Penetration (ASTM D1321) Acid value (ASTM D1386) Particle Size (ASTM D185, <106 micron, >2000 micron)
URGENT Automotive Laboratory needed for SAE testing service of a new additive for gasoline engine according to standard SAE-1321 using gasoline as baseline and then comparing statistical report to determine wjether there is gasoline savings or not in a small 4 cilinders car. Also include quotation to determine the CO2 emissions using this new additive.
Materials Laboratory needed for DIN Testing to the following standards: TEST NORM DROPPING POINT DIN 51801, T. 2 DROPPING POINT DIN ISO 2176 BREAKING POINT (75 G/M²) DIN EN 12593 PENETRATION DIN 51580 PENETRATION (0°C) DIN 51580 CONDENSATED WATER CLIMATE, CONTAINING SO2 (KESTERNICH) DIN 50018 KFW 0,2S SALT SPRAY TEST DIN EN ISO 9227 FLASH POINT DIN EN 22719 VISCOSITY (100°C) DIN 53015 BEHAVIOR AGAINST WATER (AT 20°C AND 40°C) DIN 51807
Oil Laboratory needed for ASTM substance identification testing on petroleum samples to ASTM D5292 (NMR) Aromatic Carbon Contents of Hydrocarbon Oils by High Resolution Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy. The petroleum samples are: Distillates (petroleum), hydrotreated heavy naphthenic having CAS sample Distillates (petroleum), hydrotreated heavy naphthenic having CAS#64742-52-5. Below is the test we would like to perform on our petroleum sample: Test Name Method Description
Oil Drilling Operation needs Oil Laboratory for mud chemicals (drilling fluid) quality and cementing additives quality testing:
In order to verify the cementing additives dosage & effectiveness to give us accurate measures for the slurry properties ( rheological , thickening time, compressive strength?.) by Conduct lap test for cementing formula given from actual wells data (under wellbore condition). ? Quality test for the cementing additives as per API standard 10A. Quality test for the drilling fluids chemicals as per API specification 13 A.
Industrial Laboratory familiar with ASTM and ISO standards for measuring hydrocarbon samples needed for gas analysis to the API 617 datasheet which offers the standard composition format against which all centrifugal OEMs: As a reference, the template for the Gas Fuel Suitability tool includes the API standard list of components that the lab should measure for as applicable: We would generally prefer the lab report constituents in Mol% (as in API datasheet), along with their estimation of relative density (SG), average MW, HHV, and the sampled pressure and temperature. If the sample is raw/production gas, it would be ideal if the lab could measure and report wet and dry analyses. Dry gas analysis results can occasionally be misleading as they are not taking into account the typical fraction of water in the flow stream.
Oil Laboratory needed for physical properties testing of crude oil including 1-Crude oil API & Specific gravity. 2-Crude oil salt content. 3-crude oil sulfur content. 4-crude oil Bs & W(i.e Basic sediments and water/ centrifugal. 5-crude oil viscosity. 6-crude oil flash & fire points. 7-crude oil pour point. 8-H2S content detector. 9-crude oil ash point.
Chemical Manufacturer needs MPA Testing and OECD Biodegradability Testing of chemical as per OECD/ASTM D 2667-95(2008) Standard Test Method for Biodegradability of Alkylbenzene Sulfonates. MPA Testing is basically product content water ,glycol , surfactant . appearances of product colorless liquid , ph -7 to 8, specific .gravity -1.020
Materials Laboratory needed for REACH compliant testing to the following 3 ASTM Standards
1.ASTM -D86, Standard Test Method for Distillation of Petroleum Products and Liquid Fuels at Atmospheric Pressure 2.ASTM D3710 Standard Test Method for Boiling Range Distribution of Gasoline and Gasoline Fractions by Gas Chromatography 3.ASTM-6730, Standard Test Method for Determination of Individual Components in Spark Ignition Engine Fuels by 100?Metre Capillary (with Precolumn) High-Resolution Gas Chromatography
LONG-TERM TESTING Aerospace Laboratory needed for ASTM Jet fuel testing (Jet-A) for its lower heating value (net heat of combustion) using experimental methods. There would be roughly 15-20 samples and if possible, someone located close to southern california would be preferred.
Oil Laboratory needed for grease testing to the following standards: - V2F grease leakage, EN-14865-2 - mechanical stability, EN-14865-2 - mechanical stability, NF F 19-502 - ability to lubricate, EN 14865-1 - R2F, NF F 19-504 - dynamic bleeding, NF T 60-189 - oxidation, NF F 19-503
Oil Analytical Chemistry Laboratory needed for ASTM Testing of ethanol to ASTM D7347 Standard Test Method for Determination of Olefin Content in Denatured Ethanol by Supercritical Fluid Chromatography. This test method is an analytical method is therefore necessary to determine total olefins in denatured ethanol intended for spark ignition engine fuel use.
ISO 17025 Automotive Laboratory needed for interlaboratory comparisons according to ISO 16232 Road vehicles Cleanliness of components of fluid circuits/ ISO 4405 Hydraulic fluid power Fluid contamination Determination of particulate contamination by the gravimetric method/ ISO 4406 Hydraulic fluid power Fluids Method for coding the level of contamination by solid particles
PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT Laboratory needed for pilot plant scale polymerization trials to develop new products of a reactor system of 50-100 gallons size capacity. Since the pentane addition is necessary to the polymerization, the reactor needs to be pressurized and to be in a safe environment for pentane manipulation.
URGENT Materials Laboratory needed for ASTM Testing of mineral and steam turbine oil to the following ASTM Standards: ASTM D665 Standard Test Method for Rust-Preventing Characteristics of Inhibited Mineral Oil in the Presence of Water
ASTM D2272 Standard Test Method for Oxidation Stability of Steam Turbine Oils by Rotating Pressure Vessel
URGENT Large oil company needs GLP laboratory REACH testing services for the full suite testing required for a substance at the 1-100 tonne category. We are already completing the analytical substance sameness testing so just need the full suite of phys chem and other testing required under Annex VII and VIII under REACH.
Oil laboratory needed for fuel additive testing for efficacy concerning lowering of Diesel Particulate Matter and other emissions such as NOX. We would also like to have them conduct a fuel efficiency test as well to ascertain if and how much the additive is affecting the fuel consumption of Diesel.
Environmental toxicology laboratory needed for OECD testing to classify water soluble, anhydrous PAG lubricant hydraulic oil as Environmentally Acceptable Lubricants (EAL) according to 4 OECD standards: OECD 301F Ready Biodegradability OECD 201 Freshwater Alga and Cyanobacteria, Growth Inhibition Test OECD 202 Daphnia sp. Acute Immobilisation Test OECD 117 Partition Coefficient (n-octanol/water), HPLC Method
Laboratory needed to measure thermo-physical properties of fuel additive mixtures containing ethylene, vinyl acetate and cyclohexane. Properties to measure include: critical point determination, viscosity of mixtures, density of mixtures, vapour pressures, compressibility factor, specific heat capacity, pressure-vapour temperature in liquid (supercritical and vapour phase), Vapour-liquid equilibrium data of mixtures
Oil laboratory needed for analysis via 2D GC/MS (GC-GC/MS) gas chromatography with mass spectrometry of synthetic hydrocarbon oil mixture for the molecular weight of the components and to determine whether the components are (a) linear (b) methylated (c) di methylated (d) tri methylated or (e) containing a cyclic group. There should be no aromatics, no metals, no S, N, O,... just hydrocarbons that are linear, methylated, dimethylated, trimethylated, or containing a cyclic group
LONG-TERM TESTING Large corporation needs laboratory for ASTM and ISO Testing of natural oil to the following standards: ASTM D5185 (total phosphorus content), ASTM D4629 (total nitrogen content), AOCS Official Method Cc 13i-96 (chlorophyll pigments), ISO 15304M (total fatty acid content), ISO 3961 (iodine value), ISO 6321 (slip melting point), EN ISO 2719 (flash point), UOP 779 (chloride), ISO 662 (moisture and volatile matter), AOCS Ca 3b-87 (VOC), and ISO 663 (insoluble impurities).
Laboratory needed for EPA fuel efficiency certification testing of truck and large engine as well as emissions testing with use of a liquid organic engine surface agent. EPA certification and industry certification required proving that emissions are lowered and fuel efficiency is increased.
LONG TERM TESTING Oil laboratory needed for ASTM testing of petroleum / petrochemical products to determine hydrocarbon types present in middle distillates via mass spectrometry (ASTM D2425) as well as testing for fluorine and chlorine via combustion ion chromatography (CIC) (ASTM D7359).
Automotive parts manufacturers needs laboratory for accelerated againg of test oil sa including GC-MS headspace and GC-MS direct injection (after dilution by dichloromethane) 2 test oil sa) 0 days and after 7 days heat agingb) 0 days and after 7 days heat aging and 21 days heat aging
Oil Laboratory needed for product development testing of diesel and gasoline additive combination with methanol. Previous studies showed the Binding of the emulsion proved elusive plus other problems were hard cold starts, check engine light, corrosion, swelling of fuel system seals and poor fuel mileage.
URGENT Oil Laboratory needed for American Petroleum Institute API light, medium, heavy and extra heavy oil testing. Need 15 samples analyzed 5 initial, 5 mid level refinement; 5 final refinement. What volume is needed. What is the cost. This is going into a pre-approved contract today.
LONG-TERM TESTING Analytical Chemistry Laboratory needed for qualification testing to determine inhibitor (MeHQ) and PTZ (Phenothiazine) in acrylates by HPLC. We expect to have 2 samples ready for this test the week of 11/14-18. These first two samples are to qualify us for a major customer, and it will be ongoing work.
Laboratory needed for multiple tests on Oil Cooling System including crash, vibration, contamination, fire, oil leakage, thermal cycling, etc:
1. Temperature & latitude test as per DO 160 Section 4 Category -B3.
2. Temperature Variation test as per DO 160 D Section 5 Category-A.
3. Fluid Suceptability test as per DO 160 D Section 11 Category-F.
4. Humidity test as per DO 160 D Section 6 Category-C.
5. Fungus test as per DO 160 D Section 13 Category-F.
6. Salt Spray test as per DO 160 D Section 14 Category-S.
7. Water Proofness test as per DO 160 D Section 10 Category-S.
8. Icing test as per DO 160 D Section 24.
9. Operation shocks & crash safety test as per DO 160 D Section 7 Helicopter Category.
10. Constant Acceleration test test as per MIL-STD-810 Method 513.5.
11. Vibration test as per DO 160 D Sec
Oil laboratory needed hydrocarbon testing with it's interaction with various solvents an process streams including analysis of hydrocarbon solutions with elemental sulfur. Also, sulfur purity tests and the ability to work with pure elemental sulfur and its interaction with various solvents and process streams.
Laboratory needed for ASTM Testing of aggregates used in oil pipeline operations to the following standards ASTM:Cement:ASTM C150 ? Standard specification for Portland cement Aggregates:ASTM ?294, ?295 - Standard Guide for Petrographic Examination of Aggregates for Concrete ASTM C33 - Standard Specification for Concrete Aggregates ASTM C637 -Standard Specification for Aggregates for Radiation-Shielding ConcreteWater:ASTM C1602 - Standard Specification for Mixing Water used in the Production of Hydraulic Cement Concrete.Steel wire:ASTM A82- Standard Specification for Steel Wire, Plain for Concrete ReinforcementEN 10080 ? Steel for the Reinforcement of Concrete. Weldable Reinforcing Steel. General (Option)
Materials laboratory needed for thermal conductivity testing of thermal paste used in computers, and we need to measure the actual thermal conductivity for the sale of goods. Currently developed several modifications to the calculated thermal grease thermal conductivity in the range of 0.7 - 6 W / (m * K).
Large petroleum company needs materials laboratory for ASTM Testing of terephthalic acid to ASTM methods
ASTM D8031-16 ? Acid number for TA by potentiometric titration ASTM D1209-05 ? Color of clear liquids (Pt- Cobalt Scale)
- Cost/analysis - Turnaround - Sample amount required
Laboratory needed for Feasibility study for syn-gas production using a new catalyst, Catalytic activity of NixA1BEA and NixSiBEA. Fixed bed reactor with a fixed total gas flow run until catalyst activity is significantly reduced First test: a 2:1 molar ratio CH4 and O2 Second test: a typical LNG gas run with similar carbon ?C? to O2 molar ratio Third test (optional): a typical natural gas mixture with similar carbon ?C? to O2 molar ratio We only provide the catalyst
Oil technology development company needs toxicology laboratory LC 50 and LD 50 testing with some controlled versions of HF acid. Essentially, the blends we want to test are compounds that control the acidity of HF and show an ambient pH value of as high as 4 or 5 in aqueous solutions.
We are interested to know if your firm can help us carry out this kind of testing to effectively prove that our controlled versions of HF are inherently safer than neat versions of HF acid.
We are looking for labs that can conduct both LD50 as well as LC50 testing for us.
Fuel system company needs laboratory experienced in aggressive fuel fuel system compatibiligy for chemical analysis of sour/contaminated gasoline to detect presence of the following: - POM plastic - stainless steel - flourocarbon elastomer - flourosilicon elastomer - 90copper-10Ni brass - copper conductor - conductor insulation (Electrisola I220) - filter mesh (we can give you a raw sample and/or maybe a more helpful description) An estimate of the relative amounts of contaminants would also be helpful.
Oil Laboratory needed for gas testing to be done on the gas sample with operating pressure 80 ? 124 Kg/cm2g & Operating temperature 152 Deg C (Temperature will become ambient due to equalization with surroundings). . Please find the brief description about the Gas sample
Brief Description about Gas Sample : The well fluid is directly coming from the wells mostly consists of Condensate, Gas & H2O at operating pressure of 124 kg/cm2g & operating temperature of 152 Deg C. This Gas sample is from the common production manifold where well fluid from all the respective wells join and send to further processing.
Petroleum research & development laboratory needed for natural gas treatment research study. Our requirement is to check the efficiency of chemical for H2S Scavenging for crude natural gas. The natural gas stream contains H2S Concentration in crude natural gas is 150 PPM, The same needs to be treated by the chemical to achieve 0-5 PPM of H2S after treatment.
URGENT Materials laboratory needed for physical and microbiology ASTM testing of tape bituminous wrapping tape used in petroleum pipelines Property Values Test method Tensile strength 12 N/mm2 BS 2782 Elongation 300 ASTM D 1000 Tear resistance >50 ASTM D1004 Adhesion to steel >2 ASTM D1000 Adhesion to Self >1.8 ASTM D 1000 Impact resistance >15J DIN30627 Dielectric strength >30000 total systemASTM D149 Insulation resistance2.5x1012 Ohm.cm ASTM D257 Water Absorption <0.1% ISO 62 Water permeability 0.01g/100inch2/24h ASTM F1249 Bacterial Growth - No Mic
Shipping vessel owner needs Spain laboratory for bunkered fuel analysis ?Asphaltenes, Ash, Carbon Residue ?Density, Flashpoint ?Sulfur Content, Hydrogen Sulfide ?Microbes Contamination ?Pour Point, Stability ?Total Sediment Potential (TSP) ?Viscosity, Water Content ?ISO 8217 Bunker Fuel Testing ?H2S Testing for Bunker Fuels ?Bunker Fuel Chemical Contamination Screening ?Chlorinated Compound Contamination of Bunker Fuel
Large oil company needs electrical laboratory for electrical compliance inspections. At our facility we use hot sticks, release hooks, and other equipment for electrical repair would need certified inspections . Our protective gear and equipment that needs required certified inspections under NEC would be involved also.
Laboratory needed for DOT Jerrican (2.2-gallon portable fuel container) Testing per Department of Transportation (DOT) ?Subpart M: Testing of Non-Bulk Packaging and Packages CFR / I / C / 178 ? Specification of Packages, Sections 178.603, 178.604, 178.605, 178.606, 178.608 and 178.609
Large petrochemical company needs laboratory for measurement of the accurate density of a molten solid. The density of a molten solid (melting point of 185C) is needed between 195C and 230C. The density at 200C is approximately 1.14 gr/cc. It is estimated that the density at 210 will be ~1.13 gr/cc. The measurement ideally be good to three decimal points. Error limits on the measurement is also desired. Is the measurement even possible if the container used for the device expands at these temperatures?
Petroleum company needs NABL Accredited Laboratory for grease testing as per Indian Standards IS 507 : 1993 Grade 2 (https://law.resource.org/pub/in/bis/S11/is.507.1993.pdf) : 1. Glycerine content, percent by mass, MAX 2. Low temperature pumping properties 3. Water content, percent by mass, MAX 4. Corrosion preventive test, Max NABL Accredited Laboratory required.
Geology Laboratory needed to provide a bid for the following cor analysis : porosity and permeability analysis of 15 1x2 cores (we supply the core); two (2) of those samples will also have MICP analysis after initial P&P results; 15 thin sections from 1x2x.25 billet (supplied)
Energy company needs laboratory for fuel testing. I have three samples (Light Ends, Solvent, and Industrial Diesel Fuel) that would require the tests the following tests: ? Appearance (physical state, color, etc.); ? Upper/lower flammability or explosive limits; ? Odor; ? Vapor pressure; ? Odor threshold; ? Vapor density; ? pH; ? Relative density; ? Melting point/freezing point; ? Solubility(ies); ? Initial boiling point and boiling range; ? Flash point; ? Evaporation rate; ? Flammability (solid, gas); ? Partition coefficient: n-octanol/water; ? Auto-ignition temperature; ? Decomposition temperature; and ? Viscosity ? Reactivity; ? Corrosivity All three samples are petroleum based.
Analytical laboratory needed for wide rande hydrocarbon gas chromotagraphy to determine gas composition test on the natural gas coming from gas field for composition of the hydrocarbons right up to C16, the Gross and Net Heating Values of the gas, the Molecular Weight, the compressiblity factor and the adiabatic coefficient.
University Scientific Researcher needs Contract Laboratory for conducting science experiments for Research Study on comparison of synthetic oil to common crude oils. Methods for the conversion of lignites, subbituminous coals and other carbonaceous feedstocks into synthetic oil are researched. The results are expected to be compared to the results of other experiments.
Contract laboratory needed for radiation test in hydrocarbon samples. Below is some information about the samples
Propane samples ,which is a liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), will be pressurized hydrocarbons gas in liquid state. The samples are in a steel sample cylinder. Vapors samples, which is mainly consists of Methane, Ethane and a little of Propane plus, could be (or not) pressurized hydrocarbons in vapor or gas state. The samples are in a steel sample cylinder. Natural Gasoline samples, which is a liquid hydrocarbons in atmospheric pressure, are in a Boston bottles.
For Propane and 3 inlet vapor samples:
? Gross Alpha ? Gross Beta ? Radium 226 ? Radium 228 ? Strontium ? Thorium ? Uranium
For one liquid natural gasoline sample:
? VOC ? SVOC ? RCRA metals including Hg+ ? Radium 226 ? Radium 228 ? Gamma
INDIVIDUAL Oil laboratory needed to test to car engine oil for Oil quality, Oil age, approximate usage, . I would require a written statement into age of oil, how long approximately have been used, and test of quality? This is a Land Rover genuine part. I would provide sample of brand new oil vs a test to an oil used in the car to determine if they match?
H2S compatibility test for water based mud lubricant used in oilfield. Product needs to be exposed H2S gas to see the product's reaction towards the gas. Target is to see if the product is compatible and good to use in sour gas environment. I am looking for a quote for this test.