Oil companies under the lamplight: Q8

Kuwait Petroleum International, which is associated with the Q8 trademark, was founded in 1983 and is a subsidiary of the Kuwait Petroleum Corporation that represents all of the oil interests owned by the state of Kuwait.

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Shell reveals revolutionary motor oil

The lubricant wing of Shell recently announced the launch of its most advanced motor oil, which has a base oil made from natural gas.

The motor oil, known as Helix Ultra with PurePlus Technology, is (more…)

Oil companies under the lamplight: Shell

The Shell oil company is part of Royal Dutch Shell, one of the world’s biggest oil firms.

It is made up of a group of petrochemical and oil businesses, which between them employ (more…)

Oil companies under the lamplight: Mobil

Mobil, now ExxonMobil, has developed over the course of 125 years from an American kerosene company to the world’s biggest petrochemical and petroleum business.

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Shell makes third large oil discovery in Gulf of Mexico

The global fuel giant Royal Dutch Shell recently announced that it had found large amounts of oil equivalent in the Gulf of Mexico.

The company’s Rydberg exploration well is (more…)

New Shell research centre could provide benefits across Asia

Works currently in progress at a new Shell Lubricants research and development (R&D) centre in Shanghai is set to assist business across the region.

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ExxonMobil and Corvette Racing collaboration set to continue

The giant lubricant manufacturing company ExxonMobil recently revealed that it is to extend its existing partnership with the Corvette Racing team.

ExxonMobil has already been (more…)

Leading lubricant manufacturer Fuchs purchases UK business

The lubricants arm of the Batoyle Freedom Group of Huddersfield has recently been acquired by the German company Fuchs Petrolub SE, recognised as one of the world’s biggest lubricant producers.

The business will be integrated into (more…)