SAN RAMON, Calif., February 18, 2019 – Chevron Oronite is both sponsoring and presenting at F&L Week, which is taking place March 4-7, 2019 at the Grand Hyatt Singapore Hotel. Now in its 25th year, F&L Week 2019, will focus on “Advanced and Future Technologies – 2020 and Beyond.”
Raj Padmanabhan, product line manager, Automotive Engine Oils & Viscosity Index Improvers, Chevron Oronite Pte. Ltd., will be giving a presentation titled Heavy Duty Engine Lubrication and Challenges with China VI and India BS VI implementation on March 6, 2019 at 3:40 pm. “During this talk, we will share the work done so far to meet China VI and BS VI needs; a comparison of engine and fleet service data; the development of additive and lubricating oil technologies and formulations; field performance data from China and India; the challenges and next steps,” said Padmanabhan.
Teri Crosby, global product line manager, Automotive Engine Oils, Chevron Oronite, will be participating in a panel session focused on electric vehicles (EVs). Her particular presentation, which takes place on March 6, 2019 at 4:05 p.m., will discuss the potential impact of EV penetration on the lubricants and additives market in terms of both passenger car motor oil demand and the possible opportunities that evolving EV technologies may present for the industry.
See Tien Tan, product line specialist, Marine, Chevron Oronite Pte. Ltd., will be giving a presentation titled Marine Lubricant Market Trends – Anticipating Change on March 7, 2019 at 1:40 p.m. “In this talk, we will discuss the marine fuel scenario post-2020 and the compliance options that are available to shippers,” said Tan. “There are uncertainties on the adoption rate for each of the different options. Oronite has developed a whole range of products for whichever compliance option the shipper chooses.”
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.