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USER - ADDRESS APPLICATIONS RESULTS
AIRBUS INDUSTRIES
31000 TOULOUSE
FRANCE
Hydraulic test units. Detected the wear of a thrust bearing. The user decided to equipe all other units.
ARKEMA
73130 LA CHAMBRE
FRANCE
Bearings of furnace blower. User continued using bearing mounted with unsufficient clearance. After 5 months of applying grease at each MECASON alarm (every 3 days), the user discovered the over tightened condition. With the re-adjustment of the bearings clearance and one last grease application, the measured levels stablised at the normal noise level . After more than a year, bearing is still in service.
SOCIETE D'EXPLOITATION DES TELEPHERIQUES TARENTAISE MAURIENNE
73440 VAL-THORENS
FRANCE
Electric motors and reducers for ski station lifts. All new installations are equipped. Detected needs in lubricant quantities much higher than stated by the machine manufacturers (grease applications at 400 hr intervals instead of every 2000 hrs.)
COMPAGNIE FRANCO-TUNISIENNE DES PETROLES
Champ de Sidi-El-Iteyem
SFAX TUNISIA
Monitoring of valve slap on Creusot-Loire 1 MW piston compressors. MECASON shut down the compressor after the aspiration of condensat into the cylinder. Two other compressors have been equipped (first part of 1997).
COMPAGNIE GENERALE DES EAUX
06000 NICE
FRANCE
Vertical centrifugal pumps. A bearing having shown signs of weakness in the past was shown to be stable. Discovery of different lubrication needs from one machine to another. Three years later; still no interventions !
ELECTRICITE DE FRANCE EDF
Centrale de Passy
74190 PASSY
FRANCE
THydro-electric turbine gear boxes and generators. Detected malfunction of automatic greaser only 4 months after installation of MECASON.
TOTAL (Production)
64170 LACQ
FRANCE
Centrifigal pumps. Excellent correlation with IRD Inc measurements.
RHODIA
38800 PONT DE CLAIX
FRANCE
Horizontal centrifugal separator bearings. Entry of solvents into the bearing housing occurs regularly. MECASON sounds the alarm to allow operators to purge with grease and adjust the nitrogen barrier pressure. Unit still without intervention after repeated incidents.


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