The American Petroleum Institute announced last week the introduction of a trademarked special service symbol to help consumers identify the recently approved API FA-4 diesel engine oil. API approved FA-4 along with API CK-4 in February. Read More
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Calumet Specialty Products Partners L.P. confirmed a worker at its Shreveport, La., facility died from injuries suffered in an incident at the site last Friday morning. Read More
Last week Lukoil broke ground on a 100,000 metric tons per year blending plant in Almaty, Kazahkstan. Eduardo Romero was named general director of Iberian Lube Base Oils Co., an API Group II/III base stock joint venture of SK Lubricants and Repsol, replacing José Sancho starting June 1. LLK International started supplying engine oils for factory fill to Chinese carmaker Lifan’s assembly plant in Cherkessk, Russia. In April Krahn Chemie took over distribution of the Additin industrial additive packages of Rhein Chemie Additives in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Poland, the Czech Republic and Slovakia.