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LUKOIL Turkey completed the harmonization process with Russia

LUKOIL Turkey completed the harmonization process with Russia

LUKOIL Lubricants, celebrating its 10th anniversary this year in Turkey, is shifting up with its expanding product line. We came together with Akın Toppare, Technical Sales ...

1.8.2018 10:32:00
Interview     303
Today and tomorrow of e-commerce in lubricants sector

Today and tomorrow of e-commerce in lubricants sector

In this age of technology, our shopping habits are changing. The number of lubricant companies that have taken a concrete step in e-commerce is very limited now, but the need for ...

1.8.2018 10:17:00
Articles     645
Lower costs and higher productivity is possible with effective lubrication

Lower costs and higher productivity is possible with effective lubrication

The extreme working conditions within the mining industry place enormous demands on the hydraulic systems of mining equipment. However, the Oil Additives specialists from Evonik ...

22.6.2018 12:00:00
Articles     1673
LUKOIL sets bigger goals in its 10th anniversary in Turkey

LUKOIL sets bigger goals in its 10th anniversary in Turkey

Celebrating its 10th anniversary this year in Turkey, LUKOIL Lubricants is proud to have achieved great success in this short period of time. Vladimir Davidovich, General Manager ...

7.6.2018 13:59:00
From Turkey     1750
Advantages of synthetic ester dielectric fluids

Advantages of synthetic ester dielectric fluids

Transformer oils play a major role in increasing the efficiency of power and distribution systems and reducing potential hazards. Synthetic esters offer many advantages in terms ...

6.6.2018 11:56:00
Product Review     1539
Market leader Petrol Ofisi continues to develop with new directorates

Market leader Petrol Ofisi continues to develop with new directorates

Experienced figures were assigned to new positions after the separation of Commercial Sales and Lubricants units in Petrol Ofisi, which maintains its leading position in the ...

6.6.2018 11:45:00
Facility Review     1654
“We will do our best to increase lubricant exports”

“We will do our best to increase lubricant exports”

Having won the Presidency elections for İKMİB, Adil Pelister told us what he will do in his term of presidency, and what he offers to the sector. Pelister aims to eliminate all ...

6.6.2018 11:39:00
Interview     1678
Formula 1: A race of lubricant brands

Formula 1: A race of lubricant brands

Prior to the Grand Prix to be held in Azerbaijan’s capital Baku, lubricant suppliers, which play a significant role in the success of the teams, continues to be assertive. ...

18.4.2018 17:14:00
Worldwide     2212
A challenging race experience against a stunning backdrop: Baku City Circuit

A challenging race experience against a stunning backdrop: Baku City Circuit

Baku City Circuit, the fastest city circuit with tight turns and challenging slopes, will host a new race experience on April 27-29. Arif Rahimov, Executive Director of BCC, ...

18.4.2018 16:43:00
Interview     2082
Latest trends in wind turbine gear oils

Latest trends in wind turbine gear oils

Today, the interest in renewable energy sources is increasing along with the rising demand for wind turbines. Maintenance and sustainability of these turbines are important as the ...

12.4.2018 13:56:00
Articles     2177
“Full concentration is the key to success”

“Full concentration is the key to success”

Established in 1993, Petroyağ is today one of the largest industrial oil suppliers in Turkey with its 22 percent market share. In March, the company celebrated its ...

9.4.2018 15:16:00
Interview     677
“We produce one out of every two buses in Turkey”

“We produce one out of every two buses in Turkey”

Mercedes-Benz Turk Hoşdere Bus Plant, producing buses for Turkish market as well as exporting to a high number of countries around the world with an annual capacity of 4500 ...

1.4.2018 15:05:00
Facility Review     833
The role of naphthenics in refrigeration oils

The role of naphthenics in refrigeration oils

The European Union fluorinated greenhouse gases (F-gas) regulation of 2014 limited the amount of ozone depleting substances which could be sold in the EU from 2015 onwards, aiming ...

1.2.2018 15:18:00
Articles     2649
Ultra protection&performance for vehicles with particle filter

Ultra protection&performance for vehicles with particle filter

Heavy duty commercial vehicles need special lubricants to give high performance under any compelling conditions and to have long engine life. Speedol has developed a special ...

1.2.2018 14:53:00
Product Review     2346
M Oil grows even stronger as a member of Demirören family

M Oil grows even stronger as a member of Demirören family

M Oil, fully purchased by the Demirören family in February 2017, produces lubricants with a hundred percent domestic capital in its high technology plant in İzmir ...

1.2.2018 14:36:00
Facility Review     905
3rd largest fair of automotive industry: Automechanika

3rd largest fair of automotive industry: Automechanika

As the 3rd largest fair of the automotive industry after Frankfurt and Shanghai, Automechanika Istanbul will be held for the 12th time this year. We had a chat with ...

1.2.2018 14:15:00
Interview     547
Smart technologies and 40 years of experience: Lubrico

Smart technologies and 40 years of experience: Lubrico

Nil Petrol, the first company of the Gül Group of Companies, was established in Kadıkoy, Istanbul in 1978. Nil Petrol has managed to maintain its sustainability and ...

18.12.2017
Facility Review     245
Heavy naphthenic base oils essential tools for the lubricant blender

Heavy naphthenic base oils essential tools for the lubricant blender

Industrial lubricants which are based on high viscosity nbase oils, support a very important lubricant market segment. In essence, large machinery where rotational or sliding ...

1.12.2017
Articles     4044
Effective preservation in metalworking fluids

Effective preservation in metalworking fluids

Effectiveness and stability is highly important for metalworking fluids. But protection against bacteria and fungi is also very critical in these products. With its OPP-based ...

1.12.2017
Product Review     2637
A career dedicated to the lubricant industry : Çetin Kayam

A career dedicated to the lubricant industry : Çetin Kayam

Çetin Kayam has nearly 50 years of experience in the lubricants sector. He not only has made significant contributions to the sector, but also led the way for various ...

1.12.2017
Interview     746
New additive gets seal of approval

New additive gets seal of approval

Mention fuel additives and you are often met with a skeptical response as the improvements gained from them can rarely be verified. However, independent testing by Emissions ...

10.10.2017
Product Review     2894
“Lubricant analyses are like blood tests for your machines”

“Lubricant analyses are like blood tests for your machines”

SGS is one of the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification companies. With its more than 90,000 employees within a network of more than 2,000 ...

10.10.2017
Interview     1362
Alpet Lubricant Blending and Filling Plant

Alpet Lubricant Blending and Filling Plant

Adding value to the sector with its Technology Center Laboratory which was established with national finances, Alpet retains its successful position in lubricant and grease ...

3.10.2017
Facility Review     3639
Stabilizing effect in metalworking emulsions

Stabilizing effect in metalworking emulsions

Naphthenic base oil outperformed par­affinic base oils in an investigation into the emulsion stability of metalworking fluids. Professor Thomas Norrby outlines the ...

3.10.2017
Articles     3031
Naphthenic oil is best choice for metalworking

Naphthenic oil is best choice for metalworking

Manufacturers of metalworking fluids are promised more stable emulsions if they use naphthenic base oil rather than paraffinic base oil in their formulations.   A recent ...

15.9.2017
Articles     3100