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Energy-Efficient Lubes Lower Costs

Lubes'n'Greases - December 1, 2022

Hydraulic equipment has evolved significantly in recent years. Lubrizol weighs in on how hydraulic fluid formulations mu ...

Valvoline Eyes Growth in Industrial Oils

Valvoline Eyes Growth in Industrial Oils

Lube Report EMEA - November 17, 2020

Custom Content – Within the space of just three years, Valvoline Europe has significantly grown its industrial lubrica ...

Valvoline Geared Up for Grease Expansion

Valvoline Geared Up for Grease Expansion

Lube Report EMEA - October 6, 2020

Custom Content – Valvoline, one of the world’s leading lubricant and automotive suppliers, has made a frictionless m ...

U.S. Leads North America’s Rebound

U.S. Leads North America’s Rebound

Lube Report Americas - November 30, 2022

North American lubricant demand in 2021 almost recovered to pre-pandemic levels, driven by strong growth in the United S ...

Profits Drop for Nigeria’s Conoil

Profits Drop for Nigeria’s Conoil

Lube Report EMEA - November 29, 2022

Nigerian lubricants blender and marketer Conoil reported a 38% drop in gross profit and flat sales revenue for the quart ...

Making EVs Provides Lube Opportunities

Making EVs Provides Lube Opportunities

Lube Report Americas - November 23, 2022

Although the shift to manufacturing of electric vehicles will bring a decline in industrial lubricants consumption, it w ...

France Lube Demand Flat in September

France Lube Demand Flat in September

Lube Report EMEA - November 22, 2022

France’s lubricant consumption was flat at 44.4 million tons in September, nearly unchanged from the same month last y ...

Of Robots and Automatic Lubrication

Of Robots and Automatic Lubrication

Lube Report EMEA - November 8, 2022

Robots continue to gain in popularity with manufacturers. They are often lubricated with automatic systems that offer so ...

Profits Rise for Castrol India, Apar

Profits Rise for Castrol India, Apar

Lube Report Asia - November 4, 2022

Castrol India Ltd. reported slightly higher profits and sales for the quarter ending Sept. 30, saying it managed pricing ...

A Major Shift

A Major Shift

Lubes'n'Greases - October 31, 2022

After several years of volatile market conditions and significant supply line interruptions, lubricant buyers have recon ...

Additive

Merger for Caldic, Connell Specialty Units

Lube Report Asia - October 21, 2022

Private equity investment firm Advent International and Wilbur-Ellis announced last week they are merging their life sci ...

France Lube Demand Falls

France Lube Demand Falls

Lube Report EMEA - October 18, 2022

Lubricant consumption in France declined 5% to 36,679 metric tons in August, compared to the same month last year, Paris ...

Italy Starts Collecting Used Marine Oils

Italy Starts Collecting Used Marine Oils

Lube Report EMEA - October 18, 2022

A collaborative initiative collected 15% more used marine oils in the first nine months of this year in Italy’s Ostia ...

Infineum Buying Pipeline Materials Unit

Infineum Buying Pipeline Materials Unit

Lube Report Americas - October 12, 2022

Infineum announced yesterday it will acquire Billerica, Massachusetts-based Entegris’ Pipeline and Industrial Material ...

Additive

BASF, Hannong Plan Surfactants JV

Lube Report Asia - October 7, 2022

BASF and Hannong Chemicals have tentatively agreed to form a joint venture that would manufacture non-ionic surfactants ...

The Benefits of Double Separation Technology

The Benefits of Double Separation Technology

Lubes'n'Greases - October 3, 2022

Lubricant filtration has become more sophisticated. Now double separation technology has enabled the removal of contamin ...

SI Adds Antioxidant Capacity in India

SI Adds Antioxidant Capacity in India

Lube Report Asia - September 30, 2022

Additives manufacturer SI Group is expanding production capacity at its Rasal, India, factory for antioxidants used in l ...