The webinar identifies the qualities of the ideal anti-wear hydraulic oil


Practical benefits such as longer equipment life, reduced costs, less downtime and increased productivity. These were the desired results identified by professionals when choosing the ideal industrial hydraulic oil.

In an online meeting held on October 20 and hosted by Castrol and its Filipino partner North Trend Marketing Corp. (NMTC), customers were asked to provide their information on what they require from the hydraulic oil used in their processes. most of which have an immense need for reliable mechanical operation.

Nikos Dimopoulos, Castrol’s Technical Services Manager Industrial for Asia Pacific, was on hand to provide his advice on Castrol’s Hyspin AWS, the world’s leading range of highly refined mineral oils enhanced with a stabilized zinc additive system. It is designed for use in industrial hydraulic systems that require special attention to protect against wear, while protecting the equipment from the stresses of heavy industrial use.

Unlike conventional hydraulic oils, Castrol Hyspin AWS has good thermal and oxidative stability, excellent anti-wear performance to increase wear protection, good filterability characteristics and excellent water separation and hydrolytic stability.

Alongside Mr. Dimopoulus was Eng. Rex Gurrea, NMTC’s chief distributor (Lubricant Division) engineer. During the online meeting, testimonials from customers Arnel Catalan of Karzai Corporation and James Pogoy of Premacor were presented.

It has been pointed out that Castrol Hyspin AWS has several qualities that can reduce equipment downtime and maintenance costs. The careful blend of additives with a high quality base guarantees excellent hydrolytic and oxidative stability while minimizing the production of sludge and deposits. In addition, its use provides corrosion protection to ferrous and yellow metal components found within a plumbing system.

The Castrol Hyspin AWS range is designed for use in industrial hydraulic systems that require wear protection such as lightly loaded gears, variable speed drives and bearings. It is compatible with the most commonly used nitrile, silicone and fluoropolymer sealing materials.

It is available in nine viscosity grades, ranging from ISO VG 10 to 220. North Trend Marketing Corporation distributes Castrol industrial products nationwide.


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