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Lubrizol and SAE to Host Free Webinar on TGDI and Higher Performing Lubricants

Lubrizol has partnered with SAE to host a new webinar, "TGDI Technology & Higher Performing Lubricants," on Wednesday, June 22, at 2 p.m. EST. The free webinar brings together industry experts to discuss the opportunities and challenges of turbocharged gasoline direct injection (TGDI) technology.


Finished Lube Price Increases Continue

Amalie announced an across the board increase of $0.24 per gallon for all it lubricant brands as well as private labeled products. Warren Oil also announced a price increase of $0.15 per gallon for its bulk lubricant brands and $0.20 per gallon for its packaged lubricants.


Motul Signs Initial-fill and Service-fill Agreement With Italian Motorcycle Manufacturer

French lubricant company Motul has signed a wide ranging global agreement with Italian motorcycle manufacturer MV Agusta . The deal covers use of Motul’s range of products at all levels in MV Austa’s factory, plus a first-fill and service fill for all motorcycles bearing the MV Austa brand name.


Gazpromneft-Lubricants and Heavy Equipment OEM BelAZ Sign Lube Supply Agreement

Gazpromneft-Lubricants and JSC BelAZ, one of the world’s leading haulage and earth moving equipment producers, have signed a strategic cooperation agreement, which includes the supply of lubricants to the BelAZ dealership network; cooperation in research and development; and the development of new lubricants for BelAZ equipment.


PETRONAS Signs New Genuine Oil Supply Deal with Perodua

Malaysian automobile maker Perodua and PETRONAS Lubricants Marketing, a unit of PETRONAS Dagangan, inked a RM355 (US$85.5) million five year deal for PETRONAS to supply 17 million litres of engine oil to Perodua. The contract is a continuation of an existing genuine oils partnership between the two companies since 2003.


PetroChoice Acquires Hagan Kennington Oil Co.

PetroChoice announced last Tuesday it has acquired Hagan Kennington Oil Company, further broadening its distribution reach in North and South Carolina. Located in Gastonia, NC, Hagan Kennington Oil Company distributes ExxonMobil and CITGO lubricants.


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