Lube Magazine

The official journal of UEIL

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Lube Magazine is the European lubricants industry magazine, distributed to over one hundred countries around the globe. It provides a European perspective on the global lubricant industry.  Lube magazine is available both in print and digital which can be read online. It is published by the UKLA. Lube magazine is a bi-monthly publication (February, April, June, August, October and December).

In the latest issue

Main Feature: Metalworking Fluids
Supporting Feature: Tribology

  • The continued importance of antimicrobial pesticides for controlling microbial contamination in industrial process fluids and systems Page 9
  • Modern tools for tribological optimisation of EV transmissions: From basic tribology to digital twins Page 13
  • Kinematic viscosity – The key to lubricant analysis Page 17
  • Fluids at the cutting edge Page 21
  • Optimising metalworking fluids: A sustainable approach for your business Page 24
  • Gauging wear and frictional resistance through tribology application testing Page 27
  • Lube-Tech: The Economic and environmental impact of mixed and boundary lubrication Page 31
  • The process of ageing of cold rolling oil Page 38
  • How can esters improve both intrinsic and extrinsic sustainability? Page 40
  • Local market report: Middle East Page 62


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The views expressed in LUBE are not necessarily shared by the UKLA Board of Directors of the Association. Articles and all information are printed in good faith and without responsibility on the part of the publisher or authors for loss occasioned to any person acting or refraining from action as a result of any view expressed or information contained therein.