What is it?

Material used to power and lubricate equipment on the cricket ground.

How it’s used

Storage must be in a safe manner in line with all legislation. Ensure you follow the manufacturer’s guidelines.

Timing of use

As required.

Effects of incorrect procedure

Damage to equipment and possibly the playing surface.

Equipment needed

Storage cans, funnels and grease guns. For larger amounts a fuel store will be required.

Practical Tips

Try and use synthetic oil in a hydraulic system because if spillage occurs it will not poison the soil.