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Plant Realizes a 90% Reduction in Motor Failures with Lubrication Upgrades – A Success Story ​​​

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​Do your plant’s motors experience significant downtime and/or frequent failure due to bearing issues?

ChestertonLess than 9% of bearings reach their life expectancy, according to the American Bearing Manufacturers Association. The majority of bearing failures (64%) ​are actually caused by poor lubrication and are preventable with the right choices and planning.

The following customer success story from A.W. Chesterton Company illustrates how a simple upgrade in grease quality and application can have an enormous payoff in uptime and cost savings.

ChestertonOne of A.W. Chesterton Company’s cus​tomers was replacing 24-30 electric motors p​er year at a cost of $5,000-$27,500 USD each.

The motors were constantly subjected to dust, heat, water, and aggressive chemicals.  Bearing failure was common.​​​​

READ ABOUT HOW THIS CUSTOMER SAVED $425,000 ANNUALLY: https://chestertonlubricants.chesterton.com/en-us/Pages/ReduceMotorFailure.aspx

 

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