Calumet reportedly seeking to sell its lubricants business

Photo courtesy of Calumet Specialty Products Partners Calumet Specialty Products Partners, L.P. (NASDAQ: CLMT), a master limited partnership based in Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S.A., is reportedly seeking to sell its lubricants business for USD500 million. The company processes crude oil and other feedstocks into lubricating oils, solvents and waxes used in consumer, industrial and automotive products. It also…

Total acquires Lubrilog, strengthens industrial lubricants portfolio

Photo courtesy of Total Total Lubrifiants, the world’s fourth-largest international lubricants company, announced the acquisition of Lubrilog SAS. Lubrilog SAS is a French company, based in Romans sur Isère, which specialises in the formulation and production of very high-performance synthetic lubricants. The high-quality products of Lubrilog are tailored to specific customer needs and able to…

Fluor completes new Valvoline lube blending plant in China early

Photo courtesy of Valvoline Fluor Corporation announced that it has safely achieved mechanical completion of Valvoline’s new lubricants blending plant in Zhangjiagang, Jiangsu province, China, ahead of schedule. Fluor’s scope of work on the project included detailed engineering, procurement and construction management executed under a lump-sum services contract. Strategically located, the new 80,000-square-metre lube blending and packaging…