SAN RAMON, Calif., April 1, 2019 – Chevron Oronite announced that it will be presenting at the 8th Base Oil and Lubes Middle East Conference, taking place in Dubai, UAE, on April 10-11, 2019. Patrice Estoueig, product line manager, IEO Specialties, Europe-Africa-Middle East Region, Chevron Oronite SAS, will be giving a presentation on April 10, 2019 at 3:30 p.m. titled: “Why passenger car motor oil is no longer the best choice for four stroke motorcycles?”.
Estoueig will highlight the connection between the evolution of passenger-car and 4-stroke-motorcycle oils, as well as the technical trends that have led to the increasing divergence between the two when it comes to oil formulation needs. “I will also explain how the unique features of motorcycle engines call for specific performance from the engine oil and illustrate that a dedicated technology is the way forward to formulate an optimized and differentiated 4-stroke motorcycle engine oil,” he said.
Held alongside the Middle East Petroleum and Gas Conference (MPGC), the 8th Base Oil & Lubes Middle East 2019 is the premier dedicated conference of its type. This year’s theme is Managing Change and Identifying Opportunities in an Oversupplied Market.
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, 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.
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.