Testing Services

At Harrison Manufacturing we have a modern well-equipped ISO 9001:2015 accredited laboratory and can offer a full suite of tests for products. We specialise in a full range of grease and lubricant testing and our laboratory has the right equipment, qualifications and experience to test a wide range of products. Grease tests are performed to IP and ASTM specifications.

Members of our experienced team are members of the various grease associations including ELGI , NLGI and STLE, and can advise on test method selection and interpretation of results.

Our lab also participates in ASTM round robin testing to ensure the capability and competency of our staff members.

We have the technology and experience to do comparison analysis and make recommendations for the right product in the right application.

Our Lab is equipped with an extensive suite of grease tests, including:

  • Extreme-pressure properties – 4 ball method: ASTM D2596
  • Wear prevention: ASTM D2266
  • Oil separation: ASTM D6184/IP 121
  • Grease cone penetration: ASTM D217
  • Copper corrosion: ASTM D4048
  • Dropping point: ASTM D2265

We also offer a wide range of test methods to determine whether a grease matches the equipment manufacturers’ specifications and that it is fit for its intended application.

In addition to this our Lab is also equipped with an array of spectroscopy techniques including UV/Vis, FTIR and ICP-OES.

Finally, we also offer material characterisation, chemical process optimisation and other analytical testing to suit your laboratory testing needs.

For more information on our testing services, please contact us.