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Lube Power 50
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A Message from the UEIL President
We are facing an unprecedented time of uncertainty and confusion.
When I was in London for the ICIS conference I truly believed that the worst of the coronavirus was over, as we were seeing the first signs of a slowing down in China. I would never have believed that now, less than a month later, I would find myself wondering when I would be able to visit my family and friends in Italy and constantly fearing for their well-being.Read more
Women in the Lubricants Industry Conference
The first UKLA/Lube magazine Women in the Lubricants Industry Conference was designed to explore professional development and leadership strategies.Read more
You can read the full report of the conference in the April 2020 edition of Lube Magazine, and a gallery of images from the day are available to view in the link below.
Industry events rescheduled over Coronavirus concerns
Due to the ongoing effect of COVID-19, a number of industry event organisers have elected to reschedule conferences and other gatherings until later in the year.Read more
Corona versus Climate?
Sebastian Dörr of Lubtrading GmbH looks at the relationship between the situation with Coronavirus in relation to ongoing environmental concerns facing industry, asking if methodology to deal with one situation can be applied to the other, and posing the question of the role different age groups play in relation to both crises.Read more
Managing Your Business in a Crisis
With the spread of COVID-19 causing an unprecedented period of global uncertainty and disruption for businesses, UKLA Director General David Wright offers his insights into the five key factors for managing your business during crises.Read more
Impact of the Stage V off-road emissions standard on agricultural engine lubricantsIn a sector as important and populace as the agricultural industry (whose manpower makes up an estimated 3 in 10 of the world’s employed), optimisation of efficiency is of paramount importance.In this article from Lubrizol, explore how the right lubricants can help farmers cut down on emissions and reduce cost of ownership on equipment.Read more
Sustainability and lubricants: the next steps into a sustainable future
Based on data from a number of recent surveys, Dr. Stephan Baumgärtel of VSI explores what are likely to be the next steps in reducing the carbon footprint of the lubricants industry and progressing towards a more sustainable future, in the first digital exclusive of 2020.Read more