Product Review

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 optimize the use of lithium. Part of that solution comes in the form of ...

9.11.2019 11:18:00
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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 demand? “Bright stock and heavy neutrals are the collateral damage of ...

3.9.2019 16:46:00
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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 don’t end there. “T 600 combines high viscosity of around 600 ...

10.7.2019 17:39:00
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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 and grease formulations. “The global race towards the ...

26.5.2019 15:13:00
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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 and efficiency concepts have been a focus for lubricant manufacturers ...

15.3.2019 14:21:00
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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 that you can increase energy efficiency up to 68 percent by ...

2.1.2019 14:33:00
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“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 Oosting, President and CEO of Olyslager. He also underlines that the ...

13.11.2018 11:10:00
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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 of fire safety, insulation life, environmental sensitivity and usage ...

6.6.2018 11:56:00
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Tailored solution for light commercial vehicles by Mobil Delvac

Tailored solution for light commercial vehicles by Mobil Delvac

Mobil Oil Turkey, as a part of the world's largest publicly traded international oil and gas company ExxonMobil, has been operating as a producer and marketer of lubricants in Turkey for 113 years. With its 90 years of experience Mobil Delvac brand ...

3.4.2018 10:08:00
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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 formulation for this purpose. Speedol Ultra LA K4 is a synthetic diesel ...

1.2.2018 14:53:00
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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 product group, Lanxess ensures effective preservation in metalworking ...

1.12.2017
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A new perspective to the GTl technology: Isorapid 280

A new perspective to the GTl technology: Isorapid 280

60-year-old German company Petrofer released its latest GTL technology product ISORAPID 280 P etrofer is a German company, producing industrial oils and chemicals by reflecting the latest technologies, released its latest product ISORAPID 280. ...

9.11.2017 17:04:00
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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 Analytics, an emissions testing company, has revealed a new product, ...

10.10.2017
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Exclusive additive opportunity for garages

Exclusive additive opportunity for garages

For much of the motor trade the jury is still out on fuel additives. While some mechanics swear by them, others remain skeptical about their effectiveness. So when global energy company Chevron decided to introduce its Techron additives to the Irish ...

15.9.2017
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Black is the new black

Black is the new black

“Any color, as long as it’s black.” Henry Ford’s famous words referred to the rationalization of early car production. Black paint quite simply dried the fastest. A century later, rationalization, this time at oil refineries ...

1.6.2017
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Proactive barrier with new Havoline ProDS motor oil

Proactive barrier with new Havoline ProDS motor oil

Chevron Lubricants launched Havoline ProDS in October, standing out with a brand new range of high quality synthetic engine oils. Havoline ProDS is formulated to protect the engine by constantly renewing the Deposit Shieldä protective barrier ...

18.3.2017 17:14:00
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China’s efficiency ambitions will drive growth for major lubricant suppliers after COVID-19, according to Kline

China’s efficiency ambitions will drive growth for major lubricant suppliers after COVID-19, according to Kline

China’s push to improve efficiency as part of its efforts to clean up air and reduce greenhouse gas emissions is set to drive upgrades in both the automotive and ...

20.3.2020 11:52:00
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Shell Helix becomes the title sponsor of Turkey Rally Championship

Shell Helix becomes the title sponsor of Turkey Rally Championship

Shell, maintaining its position as the leader in both Turkish and the global lubricants market for 12 consecutive years, has become the title sponsor of the Turkey Rally ...

16.3.2020 15:54:00
From Turkey     58
Moscow to host Global Lubricant Week for the 11th time

Moscow to host Global Lubricant Week for the 11th time

Recognized as the leading event in the Russian lubricant industry as well as the lubricant market of CIS and Eastern Europe, Global Lubricant Week is held for 15 years and it will ...

16.3.2020 15:32:00
Interview     118
Motul once again becomes the main sponsor of Motobike Istanbul

Motul once again becomes the main sponsor of Motobike Istanbul

Motobike Istanbul, the most comprehensive event of the motorcycle and bicycle industry, will take place between February 20-23, 2020 at Istanbul Expo Center. Main sponsor of the ...

13.3.2020 16:31:00
Interview     118
Undisputed leader of Turkish lubricants market: Petrol Ofisi

Undisputed leader of Turkish lubricants market: Petrol Ofisi

Petrol Ofisi has maintained its leadership in the Turkish lubricants and chemicals market in the 10th year since 2010 with 28.6 percent* this year. It also achieved leadership in ...

13.3.2020 15:12:00
Interview     122
Journal bearing design criteria - VI Oil flow in bearing and leak flow at bearing edges

Journal bearing design criteria - VI Oil flow in bearing and leak flow at bearing edges

Sufficient amount of oil should enter the bearing in order to form a hydrodynamic oil layer with the bearing operation parameters (such as speed, lead, oil viscosity, bearing ...

13.3.2020 14:53:00
Corner Posts     Prof. Dr. Ertuğrul Durak     94
Lubricant packages

Lubricant packages

“The Lubricant Packaging Market 2019 In-Depth Analysis of Industry Growth Trends & Forecast up to 2024” indicates that plastic dominated over seventy percent of the ...

1.1.2020 11:01:00
Corner Posts     Prof. Dr. Filiz Karaosmanoğlu     120
A state-of-the-art production site: NYCO’s Tournai Plant

A state-of-the-art production site: NYCO’s Tournai Plant

Over more than 60 years, NYCO has acquired strong know-how in the engineering and manufacturing of high quality esters, oils, greases and specialty products. The company ...

25.12.2019 10:20:00
Facility Review     829
Turkish chemical industry breaks all-time export record

Turkish chemical industry breaks all-time export record

Turkish chemical industry broke the record with 18.8 billion dollars of exports in the first eleven months of 2019, according to Istanbul Chemicals and Chemical Products ...

24.12.2019 09:55:00
From Turkey     728
The traditional leader in the fuel, lubricants and chemicals markets: Petrol Ofisi

The traditional leader in the fuel, lubricants and chemicals markets: Petrol Ofisi

Petrol Ofisi, one of Turkey's most established brands, takes the lead in many areas today. Founded in 1941, the company has contributed to the development of both the country and ...

23.12.2019 09:47:00
Interview     890