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ACEA highlights the need for accelerating efforts towards zero-emission mobility

ACEA highlights the need for accelerating efforts towards zero-emission mobility

At the start of a new EU political term, the European Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (ACEA) is urgently calling for a comprehensive plan to enable the transition to ...

11.11.2019 11:44:00
Facility Review     248
PETDER publishes 2018 Sector Report

PETDER publishes 2018 Sector Report

PETDER published the 2018 Sector Report, which includes detailed information and data on the oil sector. According to the report, lubricant consumption decreased by 14.04 percent ...

10.11.2019 11:29:00
Articles     210
Naphthenics help solve the “lithium problem”

Naphthenics help solve the “lithium problem”

With an electric car revolution on its way and an ever-growing appetite for mobile phones, computers and other gadgets, the world needs to find solutions to increase supply and ...

9.11.2019 11:18:00
Product Review     235
Petrol Ofisi Lubricants is ready for the future needs of customers

Petrol Ofisi Lubricants is ready for the future needs of customers

Highlighting the fact that Petrol Ofisi is the traditional leader of fuels as well as the lubricants and chemical product markets in Turkey, Petrol Ofisi Lubricants Director ...

8.11.2019 10:46:00
Interview     290
“We continue to develop our product range with R&D works”

“We continue to develop our product range with R&D works”

Petrol Ofisi carries out important studies in the industrial field and performs extensive research and development activities to expand its product range to meet every demand. We ...

3.9.2019 17:08:00
Facility Review     644
Alpet Lubricants develops special products for the iron and steel industry

Alpet Lubricants develops special products for the iron and steel industry

Alpet Lubricants develops special projects and conducts product studies for the iron and steel industry, which is among the most important industries of Turkey. The company aims ...

3.9.2019 16:50:00
Interview     719
A balancing act

A balancing act

Dwindling Group I capacity spells problems for lubricant producers relying on bright stock and heavy neutrals for their products. Can naphthenics help balance supply and ...

3.9.2019 16:46:00
Product Review     621
One in every two vehicles uses Total

One in every two vehicles uses Total

According to the Automotive Manufacturers Association data, Total lubricants or antifreeze are used in one out of every two vehicles manufactured in Turkey. The company, operating ...

3.9.2019 16:22:00
Articles     723
Petrol Ofisi trains the engineers of the future

Petrol Ofisi trains the engineers of the future

Petrol Ofisi contributes to the solution to the lack of qualified personnel, which is one of the biggest problems in the business world. Collaborating with Gazi University, Petrol ...

11.7.2019 10:33:00
Interview     1421
FUCHS China Suzhou High Intelligent Plant officially operational

FUCHS China Suzhou High Intelligent Plant officially operational

Fuchs opened a state-of-the-art plant in China, Suzhou with 100,000 tons of output capacity for the first phase. The plant is expected to strengthen Fuchs’ place in the ...

11.7.2019 10:25:00
Facility Review     470
Less is more

Less is more

Gittan Cedervall   NYNAS® T 600 enables grease formulators to save up to 50% of the lithium soap content. But the benefits offered by Nynas’ latest base oil ...

10.7.2019 17:39:00
Product Review     1470
Calcium sulfonate complex greases

Calcium sulfonate complex greases

Tayfun YILMAZ Akoni Kimya A.Ş. Manufacturing Plants Manager   Thanks to the various advantages they offer, many companies are currently conducting research and ...

10.7.2019 17:32:00
Articles     1605
Baku City Circuit keeps on pushing the limits

Baku City Circuit keeps on pushing the limits

Baku will host Formula 1 for the fourth time this year. Recently, the circuit announced a new deal signed off, extending their contract until 2023. We interviewed Mr. Arif ...

30.5.2019 17:04:00
Interview     1314
“Transport of dangerous goods requires expertise”

“Transport of dangerous goods requires expertise”

We interviewed two young entrepreneurs, Sertaç Yücelbak and Ünal Sarı, founders of Sunlog Logistics, a company that provide transportation and storage services ...

29.5.2019 15:40:00
Facility Review     1575
Petrol Ofisi Lubricants ceaselessly continues investments & improvements

Petrol Ofisi Lubricants ceaselessly continues investments & improvements

As the leader of the lubricants and chemicals market in Turkey for the past 9 years in a row, Petrol Ofisi ceaselessly continues its investments and improvements in every field, ...

28.5.2019 15:24:00
Articles     1580
Great in grease

Great in grease

Mehdi Fathi-Najafi     Recent studies show that the NYBASE® range offers major benefits when used to replace paraffinic Group I oil in existing lube ...

26.5.2019 15:13:00
Product Review     1670
New energy efficient lubricants for turbomachineries

New energy efficient lubricants for turbomachineries

Paolo MuscettaDevelopment & Technical AssistanceIndustrial Products & Specialties ManagerLubricants & Special Product Business UnitEni Refining & Marketing   Energy saving ...

15.3.2019 14:21:00
Product Review     1902
Energy efficiency and lubricants

Energy efficiency and lubricants

Murat Kalsın, President of the Energy Efficiency Association, indicates that lubricants are key elements that contribute to energy efficiency. He underlines that an investment in ...

12.3.2019 15:45:00
Interview     1938
Turkey to take firm steps towards becoming a lubricants hub

Turkey to take firm steps towards becoming a lubricants hub

Turkey, a large consumer market, is known in the sector also as a key production center with its proximity to raw material sources and export advantages. Turkish origin lubricants ...

10.3.2019 14:58:00
Articles     1733
Petrol Ofisi continues its tradition of leadership in the lubricants and chemicals market in 2018

Petrol Ofisi continues its tradition of leadership in the lubricants and chemicals market in 2018

One of the biggest brands in Turkey, Petrol Ofisi continues to be the traditional leader of the lubricants and chemicals market along with the petroleum market. Petrol Ofisi ...

1.3.2019 11:59:00
Facility Review     1843
Total opens state-of-the-art lubricants plant in Russia

Total opens state-of-the-art lubricants plant in Russia

Total opened a state-of-the-art lubricants oil blending and production plant in Russia with an investment equivalent to USD 50 million in the 10th anniversary of Total ...

3.1.2019 17:06:00
Facility Review     2240
The lubricants industry in (e-)motion – How disruptions sustain ability

The lubricants industry in (e-)motion – How disruptions sustain ability

The global lubricants industry is in (e-)motion. Lubricant players are facing at least three major disruptions to the ways they do business today, which will have an impact on the ...

3.1.2019 12:01:00
Articles     2986
Increase energy efficiency in injection molding up to 6-8 percent

Increase energy efficiency in injection molding up to 6-8 percent

Akplas, a key actor in plastic injection molding, conducted a field study in cooperation with Petrol Ofisi. According to the results of the field study, it is observed ...

2.1.2019 14:33:00
Product Review     2369
“Increasing quality expectation turns into added value in products”

“Increasing quality expectation turns into added value in products”

Quality expectation of consumers in the lubricants sector is consistently rising. Brands, which invest in constant development and follow current trends, turn this ...

1.1.2019 16:37:00
Interview     2106
“Accessing the right information has proven crucial more than ever”

“Accessing the right information has proven crucial more than ever”

As the amount of specifications increases gradually and demands get more and more complex, accessing the right information has proven crucial more than ever, as told by Harald ...

13.11.2018 11:10:00
Product Review     2254