Petroleum and related products - Requirements and guidance for the maintenance of triaryl phosphate ester turbine control fluids
|Publication Date:||1 September 2017|
|ICS Code (Hydraulic fluids):||75.120|
This document is applicable to the use of triaryl phosphate esters as fire-resistant fluids for turbine control and other hydraulic systems in power generation. These fluids fall under category HFDR of ISO 6743-4.
This document is intended to:
- assist the power equipment operator to maintain the fluid in a condition that will ensure the safe and reliable operation of the turbine while maximizing fluid life;
- recommend procedures for examining consignments of new fluid and monitoring the fluid in use;
- provide information on the safe handling, storage and disposal of the fluid;
- offer background information on the causes of fluid degradation.