Interview

An overview of 2020 with Sezgin Gürsu

An overview of 2020 with Sezgin Gürsu

The year 2020 was marked with the principle “health first” for Petrol Ofisi. Standing out with works that prioritize human health, Petrol Ofisi finished 2020 with permanent projects and long-term goals. We had a long conversation with ...

1.3.2021 17:04:00
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“We will play a key role in the Turkish EV market”

“We will play a key role in the Turkish EV market”

The lubricants industry will retain its importance despite the changing dynamics, and Turkey will play a key role in the electric vehicles market in the medium term with its domestic and foreign sales, according to Aslı Yetkin Karagül, Turkey, ...

1.9.2020 14:32:00
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Reksoil is once again among top five Stars of Export

Reksoil is once again among top five Stars of Export

The Stars of Export awards, given by the Istanbul Chemicals and Chemical Products Exporters Association (İKMİB) every year to honor and encourage member companies in the chemical industry for their success in exports, are granted to their winners ...

1.9.2020 10:27:00
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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 take place in Moscow between 13 and 16 October 2020 this year. We ...

16.3.2020 15:32:00
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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 event is once again Motul. Dmitry Bakumenko, General Manager of Motul ...

13.3.2020 16:31:00
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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 the lubricants market, with a market share of over 27 percent*. Petrol ...

13.3.2020 15:12:00
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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 the society since the first day. Today, it takes justified pride of ...

23.12.2019 09:47:00
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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 Sezgin Gürsu said “Petrol Ofisi displays a customer-oriented ...

8.11.2019 10:46:00
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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 to make a difference in the sector with its calcium sulfonate complex ...

3.9.2019 16:50:00
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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 Ofisi held a conference for the students of the Faculty of ...

11.7.2019 10:33:00
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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 Rahimov, Executive Director of Baku City Circuit to discuss their success and ...

30.5.2019 17:04:00
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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 hydraulic oils produced for energy efficiency in a machine or engine ...

12.3.2019 15:45:00
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“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 into an advantage. Product Quality Assurance Manager Alev Gürbüz, ...

1.1.2019 16:37:00
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Castrol India: A pioneer of development under Ömer Dormen’s leadership

Castrol India: A pioneer of development under Ömer Dormen’s leadership

Ömer Dormen, Castrol’s youngest General Manager in the world and now Castrol’s General Manager in India for three years, gave us key information about the rapidly growing and developing Indian market, and shared his experiences and ...

13.11.2018 10:26:00
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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 Manager, and Ayşegül Yalım, Manager of Technical Support Group, to ...

1.8.2018 10:32:00
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“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 difficulties in the chemical industry with his projects, and closely ...

6.6.2018 11:39:00
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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, shared his experiences with us, and told about their objectives. ...

18.4.2018 16:43:00
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“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 25th anniversary with a splendid ceremony. We talked about the history of the ...

9.4.2018 15:16:00
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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 Tayfun Yardım, Messe Frankfurt Istanbul Genral Manager, and ...

1.2.2018 14:15:00
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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 developments. In this short interview, we tried our best to give as much ...

1.12.2017
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“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 offices and laboratories around the world, SGS told us how they make the ...

10.10.2017
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Lubricants industry from past to today

Lubricants industry from past to today

One of the most knowledgeable people in the lubricants industry is İliya Yofoğlu. Being in this sector for ages means witnessing the changing and fading values throughout the years. We made an interview with İliya Yofoğlu to listen to his ...

15.9.2017
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Guarantee for the producing Turkey: KGF

Guarantee for the producing Turkey: KGF

Having been established as a vital financial support corporation, Credit Guarantee Fund (KGF) facilitates the access of SMEs and non-SME businesses to finance, and provides strategic support to Turkey’s growth and development. KGF Deputy ...

1.6.2017
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Pegasus demands more environmental friendly and longer-life lubricants

Pegasus demands more environmental friendly and longer-life lubricants

Tahsin İstanbullu, Pegasus Airlines Engineering and Planning Director, states that jet engines consume large amounts of lubricants and this brings high costs for airline companies. “In our aircraft, we prefer brands approved by all ...

18.1.2017
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Fratelli Ricci Sales Director Maurizio Gastaldi: Iron and steel producers do not focus on cost-decreasing lubricants but on prices

Fratelli Ricci Sales Director Maurizio Gastaldi: Iron and steel producers do not focus on cost-decreasing lubricants but on prices

Indıcating that lubricants used in the iron and steel industry are highly important, Italian Fratelli Ricci Sales Director Gastaldi says, “Unfortunately most of the producers focus on pricing rather than products that will decrease actual ...

15.10.2016 13:49:00
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Airbus and Turkish Technic to sign cooperation agreement

Airbus and Turkish Technic to sign cooperation agreement

Airbus and Turkish Technic cooperate on A350 Component Repair and Exchange program in order to provide Flight Hour maintenance Services to Turkish Airlines’ A350 ...

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BASF increases price of lubricant components

BASF increases price of lubricant components

Effective immediately, or as existing contracts permit, BASF will increase prices for products in its lubricant components portfolio (lubricant oil additives and base stocks) ...

30.3.2021 13:48:00
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Rymax Lubricants expands to 13 new countries in 2020

Rymax Lubricants expands to 13 new countries in 2020

Despite the reality of COVID-19 holding the world in a firm grip, Rymax Lubricants has been able to realize impressive growth to 13 new countries in 2020. The Dutch lubricants ...

9.3.2021 12:47:00
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Although times change, some recommendations do not

Although times change, some recommendations do not

Castrol offers products suitable for vehicles manufactured so far, while also preparing products that help meet the design-related needs and carbon emission targets of new ...

5.3.2021 09:17:00
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Calcium sulfonate complex greases in the iron and steel industry

Calcium sulfonate complex greases in the iron and steel industry

Efsun Acar Chemical Engineer Production Coordinator Vario Engineering and Production Technologies Inc. Establishing an iron and steel factory require very high investment ...

4.3.2021 17:46:00
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Nynas developed NYNAS® BT 22 in response to high 22 cSt demand

Nynas developed NYNAS® BT 22 in response to high 22 cSt demand

In a market where the 22 cSt viscosity is much sought after, customers can be left struggling to fulfil their need for this popular base oil grade. However, with the latest ...

3.3.2021 11:37:00
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How the PCL market is adapting to rapidly changing environmental conditions

How the PCL market is adapting to rapidly changing environmental conditions

Dr. Colin Morton Dr. Ewan Delbridge Since no unified lubricant solution exists to encompass the changing requirements, only the nimblest manufacturers who can adapt quickly to ...

2.3.2021 15:25:00
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An overview of 2020 with Sezgin Gürsu

An overview of 2020 with Sezgin Gürsu

The year 2020 was marked with the principle “health first” for Petrol Ofisi. Standing out with works that prioritize human health, Petrol Ofisi finished 2020 with ...

1.3.2021 17:04:00
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NYCO invites you to attend their forth webinar on synthetic esters on March 16th

NYCO invites you to attend their forth webinar on synthetic esters on March 16th

NYCO announced their new webinar on synthetic esters. The webinar “Understanding and balancing interactions between esters and elastomers” will take place on March ...

22.2.2021 12:13:00
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Airbus updates production rates in response to market environment

Airbus updates production rates in response to market environment

Airbus SE is updating its production rate planning for its A320 Family aircraft in response to the market environment. The new average production rates for the A320 Family will ...

25.1.2021 12:03:00
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