Finnish refiner Neste announced the settlement of a previously undisclosed dispute with Bahrain Petroleum Co. and Nogaholding, its partners in a joint venture API Group III base oil project in Sitra, Bahrain. read more
June 18, 2019
Volume 2 Issue 25
Norway-based classification society DNV GL will update its shaft alignment design rules to differentiate between environmentally acceptable lubricants and mineral oils in stern tubes effective July 1, adding a viscosity influence parameter to existing lubrication rule criteria for the aft most propeller shaft bearings. read more
Lukoil Marine Lubricants renewed an agreement with Kuwait Oil Tanker Co., a subsidiary of Kuwait Petroleum Corp., to supply its full fleet of tanker vessels with marine lubricants. Al Manar Trading & Distribution Co. agreed to a deal with Total to exclusively distribute Elf-brand lubricants, including engine oils and hydraulic oils, in Egypt.