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Rerefiner Avista Changes Ownership Structure

Lube Report EMEA - April 30, 2019

German base oil rerefiner Avista Oil AG changed its ownership structure after Bitburger Holding GmBH bought a 45 percent ...

Replenishing the Ranks

Replenishing the Ranks

Lube Report Americas - April 24, 2019

Ask a high school senior or soon-to-be college graduate about the career they intend to pursue, and its likely that lubr ...

STLE Honors Ted Selby

STLE Honors Ted Selby

Lube Report Americas - April 18, 2018

Ted Selby, a lubricant testing pioneer whose inventions are used worldwide to unlock the secrets of oil rheology, oxidat ...

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ASTM Passenger Car Panel Gets New Leader

Lube Report Americas - January 17, 2018

General Motors Angela Willis has succeeded Valvolines Thom Smith as chairman of the Passenger Car Engine Oil Classificat ...

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NLGI Names New Executive Director

Lube Report - November 8, 2017

Crystal OHalloran is the new executive director of the National Lubricating Grease Institute, in Lees Summit, Missouri. ...

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Castrol Names New CEO

Lube Report - October 4, 2017

Paul Waterman became CEO of Castrol and senior executive vice president of BP Lubricants July 1, succeeding Mike Johnson ...

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STLE Names Anderson President

Lube Report - May 31, 2017

ATLANTA - Michael Anderson of Falex Corp. was appointed president of the Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Enginee ...

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Synthetics Pioneer Amatuzio Dies

Lube Report - April 5, 2017

Amsoil Inc. founder Al Amatuzio, a pioneer in the marketing of synthetic engine oils in the United States, died Friday a ...

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Heartland Grows, Names Interim CEO

Lube Report - February 15, 2017

Heartland Automotive Services, the largest U.S. Jiffy Lube franchisee, appointed Jim Marcum as interim CEO and formed a ...

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AOCA Names New President

Lube Report - January 25, 2017

The Automotive Oil Change Association recently elected Jim Grant Jr. president, succeeding Patricia Wirth. Grant, who ha ...

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HollyFrontier Makes Senior Management Changes

Lube Report - January 18, 2017

HollyFrontier announced changes to its management team related to its pending acquisition of Suncor Energys Petro-Canada ...

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Heritage-Crystal Cleans Chalhoub to Retire

Lube Report - December 14, 2016

Heritage-Crystal Clean Founder, President and CEO Joe Chalhoub will retire effective Jan. 31, 2017, the company announce ...

Solid Pay for Lab Managers

Solid Pay for Lab Managers

Lube Report - December 14, 2016

Laboratory and research and development managers reap the rewards for providing the formulations that keep a lubricants ...

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Idemitsu Consolidates Chiba Management

Lube Report Asia - November 8, 2016

Idemitsu Kosan Co. reported a 5.6 percent increase in lube sales in the first half of its fiscal year and announced that ...

Survey: Plant Managers Average $124,000

Survey: Plant Managers Average $124,000

Lube Report - October 12, 2016

Lubricant plant managers in the United States take home an average of $123,900 a year, but geography, company size and o ...

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ARG Names New CEO

Lube Report - December 2, 2015

Timothy Brown became chief executive officer of American Refining Group, succeeding Harry Halloran, the companys board o ...

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Webster Assumes STLE Presidency

Lube Report - June 17, 2015

DALLAS - Martin Webster began his 2015-2016 term as president of the Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers a ...