The Lube portfolio, through its different channels, offers a European perspective on the global lubrication industry. The Lube portfolio distributes a compelling view of the lubricants industry over multiple platforms, including print, digital, web and events. Many of the issues facing the Lubricants industry have a global impact. The Lube portfolio aims to bring news, debate, stories and ideas and is the European commentator on the global phenomenon of lubrication.
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Habemus new GEIR President!
After several years at the head of GEIR, the European Waste Oil Re-refining Industry sector if UEIL (Independent Union of the European Lubricants industry), Christian Hartmann stepped down from his role as GEIR President to pass the reins to Marco Codognola, CEO of Itelyum.Read more
Message from the UEIL President
In normal circumstances right now I would be working on the last arrangements for the UEIL Annual Congress that was scheduled to take place in Athens from 28 to 30 October.Read more
UKLA appoints new President
Following the AGM held on the 8th September 2020, Darren Frogson of Exol has succeeded to the position of President of UKLA.Read more
Chevron Announces First 100% Renewable Base Oil Production, Novvi LLC Reaches Significant Milestone
Chevron Products Company, a division of Chevron U.S.A. Inc., and Novvi LLC have announced the first production of 100% renewable base oil from Novvi’s Deer Park, Houston Facility.Read more
Developments in lubrication efficiency through nanotechnology
Dr Aubrey Burrow details the advantages of newly developed nanotechnologies in lubricant additives, helping to reduce friction and prevent wear on components.Read more
Modern Global Engine Oil Standards
Dr. Raj Shah, Dr. Hind Abi-Akar and Mr. Stanley Zhang of Koehler Instrument outline the latest developments in engine oil standards.Read more
In conversation with Dr Christine Fuchs, Vice President Global Research & Development, Fuchs PETROLUB Group, Chair of the UEIL Sustainability committee
The complete and unabridged interview with Dr Christine Fuchs, Vice President Global Research & Development, Fuchs, printed in abridged form in Lube Magazine Issue 158.Read more
Greases and Grease Thickener Systems
Dr. George S. Dodos of ELDON’S S.A. provides an overview of current lubricating grease technologies, exploring developments in formulation, and in additives used, to ensure modern greases meet current targets for efficiency and sustainability.Read more