EDF, Centrale de Pointe des Carrières

“The main objective with the lubrication system retrofit was to decrease the consumption of cylinder lube oil. With an average reduction of 18 tons per month, we are more than happy. However, availability and reliability are critical for us, and therefore any risk of a growing number of cylinder liner seizures could not be accepted. With not a single seizure, this objective was fully achieved as well. Maintenance cost savings and improved availability are an additional benefit,” says the company's representative.

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