Will Beverina

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Evans: STLE Helps Industry Meet Challenges

Evans: STLE Helps Industry Meet Challenges

The new president of the Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers said such professional organizations can play …

Teflon Recycler Copes with PFAS Spill

Teflon Recycler Copes with PFAS Spill

A Kentucky town is still dealing with the fallout over a spill of “forever chemicals” three years after it was first …

Order: Chemtool to Pay for Cleanup

Order: Chemtool to Pay for Cleanup

An Illinois judge on Monday approved an order holding Lubrizol’s Chemtool Inc. responsible for cleaning up the site of …

Profit Up for WD-40

Profit Up for WD-40

WD-40 Co. reported net income of $19.5 million for its second quarter ending Feb. 28, a 13% increase compared to the sam …

Three Bids in for Curacao Refinery

Three Bids in for Curacao Refinery

Refineria di Kursou, the Curacao government agency that owns the Isla Refinery, received three bids from interested part …

SK Invests in Data Center Cooling

SK Invests in Data Center Cooling

SK Lubricants made an equity investment in GRC, a liquid immersion cooling solutions provider for data centers, and will …

U.S. Base Oil Production Completes Rebound

U.S. Base Oil Production Completes Rebound

Despite the ongoing pandemic and tough economic conditions, base oil production in the United States achieved full rebou …

Sustainability of F1 Racing on Track

Sustainability of F1 Racing on Track

As the 2022 F1 season kicked off with its inaugural race in Bahrain, the race had more eyes on it than ever before, tha …

Al-Manar Opens Lube Plant in Egypt

Al-Manar Opens Lube Plant in Egypt

Al-Manar, an Egyptian automotive parts dealer and lubricant blender, announced it started operations at a new production …

Heritage-Crystal Clean Posts Sales Jump

Heritage-Crystal Clean Posts Sales Jump

Heritage-Crystal Clean’s oil business segment – including oil collection and rerefining activities and sales of recy …

PAO Picks Up Speed in China

PAO Picks Up Speed in China

China has significantly elevated its base oil production capacity in recent years. Has PAO capacity increased along with …

Moove Posts Decline for Fourth Quarter

Moove Posts Decline for Fourth Quarter

Cosan’s Moove posted lower net income and sales volume amid an increase in revenue for the quarter ended Dec. 31 but r …

New Boss Still Hopeful for Isla Refinery

New Boss Still Hopeful for Isla Refinery

Following a handful of failures, Refineria di Kursou is once again starting another search of a new operator for the Isl …

Profits Fall at Afton, Mixed for Valvoline

Profits Fall at Afton, Mixed for Valvoline

Afton Chemical posted decreased operating profit for the fourth quarter and full year 2021 along with increased sales, w …

Base Oil Rerefiners Rebounding from Pandemic

Base Oil Rerefiners Rebounding from Pandemic

The pandemic wreaked havoc on the base oil market, but rerefiners may have emerged stronger than ever.

Search for Isla Operator Starts Over

Search for Isla Operator Starts Over

Following another failed attempt to select an owner for the Isla Refinery in Willemstad, Curacao, the government agency …

U.S. Lubricants Buys BP Blending Plant

U.S. Lubricants Buys BP Blending Plant

U.S. Lubricants purchased a lube blending facility in Baltimore, Maryland, from BP, the company announced this week. U.S …

Castor Oil Distributor Acquired

Castor Oil Distributor Acquired

Biosynthetic Technologies, a producer of biobased synthetic compounds used in base oils, lubricants and additives, acqui …