news release

chevron oronite to sponsor & present at

lubricant expo North America

SAN RAMON, Calif., March 14, 2024 – Chevron Oronite is sponsoring and presenting at Lubricant Expo North America which will be held March 19-21, 2024 at Huntington Place in Detroit, Michigan.  

Join Chevron Oronite on Tuesday March 19 at 3:30pm CT, as Patrick McDougall, technology & lower carbon strategy manager, Chevron Chemicals, joins an expert panel titled “The Carbon Puzzle: Getting a Grip on Data, Processes and Measurements to Achieve Scope 1-3 Carbon Reductions”. This session will delve into how companies are auditing and offsetting carbon emissions within lubricant formulation and the efforts to establish a standardized methodology.

On Thursday, March 21 at 2:00pm CT, Rebecca Warden, senior research engineer, Chevron Oronite, will participate in a panel discussion on “Testing Advancements and Developments for EV Lubricant Evaluations”. As electric vehicles (EVs) gain traction, this session will explore the latest developments in EV-specific lubricant development, testing and performance evaluation.

“The Lubricant Expo is on track to be a premier event that gathers the industry’s innovators, suppliers, and experts to share insights on trends, opportunities, and educational sessions aimed at enhancing real-world lubrication applications with the newest approaches and latest technologies”, said Anderson Vicente, general manager, Sales & Marketing, Americas region, Chevron Oronite and Lubricant Expo Advisory Board member. 


About Chevron Oronite

Chevron Oronite is a leading developer, manufacturer and marketer of fuel and lubricant additives, helping provide solutions to customers globally. Headquartered in San Ramon, California (USA), Chevron Oronite maintains regional offices in Houston (Americas Region), Paris (Europe-Africa-Middle East Region), and Singapore (Asia-Pacific Region); operates manufacturing sites in Belle Chasse, Louisiana (USA), Gonfreville (France), Singapore, Ningbo (China) and Mauá (Brazil); an affiliated blending and shipping plant in Omaezaki, Japan; technology centers in the USA, France, the Netherlands, Japan and China and has interests in additive companies operating in other locations, including India.  Learn more about about Chevron Oronite at

Chevron Oronite is comprised of numerous affiliates that are indirect, wholly-owned subsidiaries of Chevron Corporation. For simplicity in this news release, the terms “Chevron Oronite” and/or “Oronite” are used as abbreviated references to Chevron Corporation affiliates that are part of the Chevron Oronite business unit. Nothing in this document is intended to override or supersede the corporate separateness of these entities.

About Chevron

Chevron is one of the world’s leading integrated energy companies. We believe affordable, reliable and ever-cleaner energy is essential to enabling human progress. Chevron produces crude oil and natural gas; manufactures transportation fuels, lubricants, petrochemicals and additives; and develops technologies that enhance our business and the industry. We aim to grow our traditional oil and gas business, lower the carbon intensity of our operations and grow new lower carbon businesses in renewable fuels, hydrogen, carbon capture, offsets and other emerging technologies. More information about Chevron is available at