Volume 3 Issue 33
General Motors’ proprietary tests required for its Dexos1 Gen 3 passenger car engine oil licensing will be available beginning Sept. 1, said GM Engineering Manager Nathan Siebert during a webinar last week. Gen 3 will replace Dexos1 Gen 2, which debuted in 2017.
Chevron and Novvi LLC announced the first production of fully renewable base oil from Novvi’s Deer Park facility in Houston, Texas.
For the quarter ending June 30, Calumet Specialty Products Partners LP reported a net profit, while Quaker Chemical, HollyFrontier’s lubricants and specialty products segment and Cosan’s lubricants business segment each posted a net loss. Clean Harbors’ Safety-Kleen segment and lubricants distributor Parkland Fuel each reported lower revenue.