Testing Services

FTC’s new 5,000 sq. ft. cutting edge R&D Center keeps FTC at the forefront of filtration technology. The new R&D Lab allows FTC to continue to analyze client’s needs in-house or on site to engineer a solution for each unique application and deliver the optimized level of filtration minimizing the costs. The R&D Center capabilities include, but are not limited to:

  • In House Testing Services
  • Contract Testing
  • Field Services

In House Testing Services

  • Bench scale filterability analysis
  • Full scale filter cartridge testing at flow rates up to 740 gpm
    • Filter Efficiency
    • Filter Dirt Holding Capacity
    • Oil Removal Efficiency
  • Fluid contaminant analysis
    • Total Suspended Solids
    • Particle Size Distribution
    • Turbidity Analysis
    • Free Oil Quantitative Analysis
  • Microscope Analysis
    • Optical / Digital Particle Counts
    • Photomicrographs
    • Media and Contaminant Imaging
  • Full scale coalescer testing
  • Electrocoagulation
  • Product development and qualification
  • Manufacturing quality control

Contract Testing

  • Filter & Filtration System Testing & Evaluation
  • Coalescer Testing and Evaluation
  • Fluid Filterability Analysis
  • Well Screen Pore Size Determination
  • Sand Control Well Screen Evaluations
  • Well Screen Erosion

Field Services

  • On-site Testing
    • Process Fluid Analysis
    • Filter Efficiency Testing
    • Filter/Filtration System Performance
    • Filtration Process Evaluation
    • Filtration/Separation Troubleshooting
  • Filter Surveys