ExxonMobil lubricant R&D group marks centenary

The Equipment Builder Group, set up by ExxonMobil with the aim of improving the performance of machinery used in the food and drink industry, is celebrating a total of 100 years of innovation.

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Exxon Mobil introduces new Mobil DTE gas turbine oil

A fuels and lubricants producer has recently launched a new turbine oil, which has been specially formulated to enable increased power outputs in steam and gas turbines.

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Upturn in fortunes expected for lubricant manufacturing industry

The research firm IBISWorld recently updated its report on the lubricant industry, forecasting that the sector’s revenue should increase strongly as economic growth takes hold over the next few years.

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Scientists develop new liquid crystal lubricant

Researchers at Freiburg’s Fraunhofer Institute have created a lubricant made up of liquid crystal, a substance that has until now been used to make display screens.

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