U.S. Lubricants acquires Maxim Petrochemical Corp

Photo courtesy of Maxim Petroleum Corp U.S. Lubricants, a leader in Intelligent Lubrication Solutions®, has acquired the assets of Maxim Petrochemical Corporation, a lubricants distributor in North Texas, U.S.A. This acquisition expands U.S. Lubricants reach and enhances service capabilities. For more than 30 years, Maxim has manufactured and distributed industrial lubricants, metalworking fluids, and process…

Asian Lubricant Manufacturers Union announces name change

The Asian Lubricant Manufacturers Union (ALMU), a Singapore-based organisation that represents the interests of a broad range of lubricant industry businesses throughout Asia, today announced a new corporate name following approval by The Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority (ACRA). ALMU will now be known as the Asian Lubricants Industry Association or “ALIA”. The new name…

Xeriant launches next-generation of eco-friendly lubricants

Xeriant, Inc., a new aerospace technology holding company, announced that it has been working with its strategic alliance partner, Xeriant Europe s.r.o., to launch a line of next-generation eco-friendly metal conditioners and lubricants under the brand names XERI-MC and XERI-L, which are in the process of being sold worldwide under an exclusive licensing agreement. Initial…

Global factory fill ATF for Allison Transmission now available

Petro-Canada Lubricants announced the availability of DuraDriveTM HD Synthetic 668, the worldwide factory first-fill automatic transmission fluid (ATF) for Allison Transmission’s TES 668TM specification. In October 2020, Petro-Canada Lubricants, a HollyFrontier business, announced that it has signed a supply agreement to become the only worldwide first-fill supplier of TES 668TM automatic transmission fluid for Allison Transmission, the premier…

McKupler Inc. to distribute Mobil lubricants in Philippines

ExxonMobil has appointed McKupler Inc. as the sole authorized distributor for Mobil-branded commercial and consumer lubricants in the Philippines. The distribution rights took effect on December 15, 2020. The agreement also allows McKupler Inc. to fully integrate the Mobil product offerings and services into its portfolio to cater to Philippine automotive consumers, as well as…

Valvoline launches new gear-oil packaging innovation

Photo courtesy of Valvoline Valvoline Inc. announced the retail launch of its newest gear-oil packaging innovation, FlexFill™. The patented FlexFill bag will make changing synthetic gear oil easier — all while providing a more flexible, less wasteful automotive Do-It-Yourself (DIY) experience. “At Valvoline, we strive to make vehicle care easy — through both superior product…