Industrial Gear Oils

Industrial Lubes Roughed up by Pandemic
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Industrial Lubes Roughed up by Pandemic

Lube Report Asia - September 11, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic will reduce global demand volumes for general industrial oils and greases by 13% this year, consul ...

Slump, Rebound Forecast for Wind Energy Lubes

Slump, Rebound Forecast for Wind Energy Lubes

Lube Report EMEA - July 28, 2020

The current economic downturn should cause a setback for demand of lubricants used in wind turbines, but the industry sh ...

Wind Energy Lube Demand Forecast to Stall

Wind Energy Lube Demand Forecast to Stall

Lube Report Americas - July 22, 2020

Global lubricant demand for wind energy is likely to hit a speed bump in the current economic climate but should rebound ...

Robots Need Lubes, Too

Robots Need Lubes, Too

Lubes'n'Greases - June 2, 2020

Industrial robots have multiple joints, similar to human elbows and knees. Unlike humans, regular greasing is all they n ...

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The Gearbox Killer?

Lubes'n'Greases - February 14, 2020

White etching cracks are a harbinger of gearbox death in wind turbines and other equipment. New research points to subpa ...

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The Many Moving Parts of Industrial Gear Oil Specs

Lubes'n'Greases EMEA - September 17, 2015

Industrial gear oils must meet the requirements of lingering legacy specifications as well as a number of new standards ...