Please join us for the first annual NLGI hands-on education course September 17-19, 2019 at Koehler Instrument Company, Inc., located in Holtsville, New York. This course provides an excellent overview of the types of greases, thickeners, base oils and additives. The methods of manufacturing, testing methodology and their use in bearings and in industrial and automotive applications are also covered. Topics include the following:
- Course Overview & Introduction to Greases
- Application Problem Solving
- Grease Manufacturing Overview
- Grease Testing
- Automotive Applications
- Industrial Applications
- Grease Selection and Recommendations
- Special Tests
- Applications: Grease Tribology
- Grease Composition
- Base Oil Basics
- Thickener Basics
The class is taught in a participatory atmosphere, comprised of a Lecture section and a hands-on Laboratory Practical section where participants perform the prescribed test methods using the required instrumentation. Each participant will receive a course workbook upon arrival. Each day following the morning lecture section, participants will perform a selection of test methods discussed during the day using the required instrumentation. This hands-on approach will reinforce the topics and subject matter discussed during the lecture session to enhance learning and retaining knowledge.
Target Audience Includes:
- Plant Supervisors
- Laboratory Personnel
- Senior Technical Staff
- Maintenance Supervisors
- QC Staff
- Senior Plant Operators
A special rate of $129.00 USD per night has been set a the Courtyard Long Island MacArthur Airport. Rates available from Saturday, September 14th through Saturday, September 21st.
Please book your room here.
Courtyard Long Island MacArthur Airport
5000 Express Drive South
Ronkonkoma, NY 11779
*If booking your reservations by phone, please mention Koehler Instruments to receive the discounted rate.
Last day to secure your reservation is Saturday, August 17, 2019. After this date, the hotel cannot guarantee the discounted rate. A shuttle will be provided to/from the hotel and Koehler training facility.