Oil Testing Laboratory

The laboratory is established to carryout tests on transformer oil. The laboratory has facilities to carry out the following tests on transformer oil as per IS 1866: 2017 and IEC 60422:2013:

  • Interfacial Tension
  • Flash Point
  • Neutralization Value
  • Electric Strength (BDV)
  • Dielectric Dissipation Factor (Tan Delta)
  • Specific Resistance (Resistivity)
  • Water Content
  • Sediment & Sludge
  • Dissolved Gas Analysis

 

Contact Details

Dr.Pradeep M.Nirgude
Additional Director, The Unit Head
Ultra High Voltage Research Laboratory
Phone:+91(0)40-27208067, 29801724,22072051,
Fax : +91 (0)40 27203378
Mob: +91 9440114115
E-mail: uhvrl@cpri.in.in /pmnirgude.cpri@nic.in