The power generation industry quite literally keeps society running – to keep the generation facilities running, they require premium lubrication & protection. Krytox™ Lubricants provide best-in-class performance and exceptionally long lasting protection for a variety of facility and equipment types.
Why Use Krytox™ Lubricants for Power Generation?
Krytox™ Specialty Greases & Oils have decades worth of proven field experience in the power generation industry. They provide premium protection across common & extremely complex applications and have unrivaled compatibility without risk of reaction.
Where are Krytox™ Lubricants Used in Power Generation?
Krytox™ Performance Lubricants have a wide range of suitable applications throughout many subsegments of the power generation industry. Some of the more common applications are highlighted below:
Coal Fired Power Plants
Krytox™ Performance Lubricants provide stable lubrication and protection in the incredibly hot and harsh environments experienced in a coal fired power plant like Sootblower Carriages & Bearings. Krytox™ provides a range of solutions with temperature stability up to 610°F and can withstand the difficult environments with its inert chemical properties. Specific equipment examples where Krytox™ is suitable are below:
Steam Turbine Governor
Sootblower Carriage Bearings & Gears
Tubine Pedestal Thrust Bearings
Hydro Grate Stoker
Valves (Steam and Other High Temps)
Natural Gas Fired Power Plant.
Krytox™ Lubricants provide stability and consistency at incredibly high temperatures generated from a natural gas fired power plants up to 750°F. Krytox™ is successfully used in operation of complex Gas Turbine Trunnion Bearings.
Nuclear Power Plant
Nuclear power generation facilities demand high reliability in all facets of their operation. Krytox™ Lubricants fit that requirement with ease. The exceptional life cycle and thermal stability make Krytox™ the ideal choice for difficult to access greasing requirements that experience high heat and high humidity — Common in nuclear power generating operations. Krytox™ has also been proven capable to withstand radiation up to 107 without breakdown. The Krytox™ portfolio has solutions that can be successfully used as the primary lubricant for:
Steam Turbine Governor
Radiation Resistant Requirements
General MRO and Lubrication
Krytox™ Specialty Lubricants provide premium performance across a broad variety of common MRO and lubrication requirements. If you need long lasting, reliable performance without frequent re-lubrication, Krytox™ can be a great solution. Learn More ►