SAN RAMON, Calif., March 18, 2019 – Chevron Oronite announced that it will again be sponsoring and presenting at the UNITI Mineral Oil Technology Congress to be held April 2-3, 2019 in Stuttgart, Germany.
On April 2 at 5:45 p.m., the company will be hosting an after-work cocktail in the Foyer of the Hegel Saal in the Liederhalle. Then, on April 3 at 10:10 a.m., Ruud ter Rele, industry liaison, Heavy-Duty OEMs, Chevron Oronite Technology Netherlands B.V., will be making a presentation titled, Global Heavy-Duty Engine Oil Specifications and their Impact on Current and Next Generation Lubricants.
“In this presentation, I will explain why heavy-duty emissions standards are becoming more stringent and how they will become increasingly harmonized around the world,” said ter Rele. “Thus, I will review and compare the API, ACEA and JASO industry specifications, as well as provide insight on the impact these have on engine oil formulations.”
The Congress draws on specialists from the lube and fuel sector as well as experts in mechanical engineering and the automotive industry who will discuss recent industry trends and developments in lubricants and fuels. The interaction between representatives of the additives industry and the automobile industry will be particularly valuable.
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 an additive company operating in 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.