Oil and Fluid Testing
As a world-class independent test laboratory and research center, Savant Labs offer standardized and custom-designed lubrication testing methods to assess lubricant quality and performance. Savant performs a wide range of analytical and simulated bench tests on engine oils, ATF, gear oils, hydraulic fluids, greases, and other lubricants. Savant Labs offers one of the broadest lubrication testing slates in the industry with over 200 test methods and techniques. We look forward to offering our decades of experience to meet your lubricant testing needs with Savant's quality services.
Our expertise, precision, fast turnaround and customer service will ensure a great experience for your next testing project.
Tests by Application
Tests by Category
- Elastomer Compatibility
- Foam / Emulsion / Volatility / Water Tolerance
- Molecular Characterization
- Oxidation & Corrosion
- Physical Properties
- Viscosity & Shear Stability
- Wear / Performance
Choice of Turnaround Times
Our fee structure is designed to give customers a choice depending on the urgency of testing requested. The turnaround times listed below apply to most tests, although certain specialized analyses may require additional time.
Standard Service: Delivery of data to customer by email within ten (10) working days of receipt of sample. (Standard Prices)
Expedited Service: Delivery of data to customer by phone or email within five (5) working days. Expedited service may not be available for all tests. (30% Surcharge)
Rush Service: Delivery of data to customer by phone or email within three (3) working days. Some tests require more time to complete and are not able to be included in our rush service. (50% Surcharge)
24 hr. Service: Delivery of data to customer by phone or email within one (1) business day of sample check-in. This service must be scheduled by phone and is only available for certain tests. Please call to schedule. (100% Surcharge)
The following discounts apply per single purchase or single release against a blanket purchase order. Multiple Oils:
- 10% Discount - Six to eleven oils receiving the same test.
- 20% Discount - Twelve or more oils receiving the same test.
Net 30 days with approved credit. A purchase order is required unless other arrangements have been made. A late payment charge of 1.5% per month (18% annual rate) may be applied to past due invoices.
Payments should be made payable and mailed to:
4800 James Savage Rd.
Midland, MI 48642 USA
MasterCard, Visa, Discover, and American Express credit cards are also accepted.
Sampling SuppliesIf desired, plastic sample bottles in a variety of sizes with shipping boxes can be purchased for $5 each. Please specify bottle size.
Re-usable hand-powered pump with 100 feet of disposable plastic tubing can be purchased for $120. Additional plastic tubing can be purchased for $25 / 100 feet.