Thursday, December 5, 2019
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Maritime News

Interview: Castrol’s Gianluca Marucci Talks IMO 2020

Interview by Mike Schuler – Gianluca Marucci is Global Director of Technical Services at Castrol, a leading global supplier of marine lubricants. With less than a month to go before...

December 5, 2019
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Monday, December 16, 2013
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Engineering News

Marine Lubricants Manufacturers Shift to 100BN Oil

In response to studies done by engine manufacturers MAN Diesel and Wärtsilä, top marine lubricants suppliers are making a big shift toward higher base number oils in order to deal with...

December 16, 2013
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Friday, September 6, 2013
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Engineering News

Castrol Maintains Approach on Higher BN Cylinder Lubricants

Tighter regulations covering sulphur emissions, which imposes limits on the sulphur content of the heavy fuel oil (HFO) burned has become an important consideration for many shipping companies seeking the...

September 6, 2013
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Monday, June 24, 2013

Wartsila Advice Confirms Castrol Concerns on Single Oils

Castrol Marine has welcomed new guidance from Wärtsilä that undermines claims that mid-range base number (BN) oils represent a single cylinder oil solution for marine 2-stroke engines. The advice confirms Castrol’s...

June 24, 2013
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Friday, May 17, 2013
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Castrol Marine Extends Cyltech 80AW Availability

A message from gCaptain sponsor, Castrol Marine Port availability of premium 80 BN cylinder oil from Castrol Marine is widened to account for growing demand. ”We have responded to increasing...

May 17, 2013
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Friday, May 3, 2013
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Engineering News

New Advice to Ship Owners on Scavenge Drain Oil Analysis Methods

Concerns over increased risk of corrosive wear in cross-head engines have prompted Castrol Marine to renew its advice to ship owners regarding best practice in scavenge drain oil analysis (SDA)...

May 3, 2013
Total Views: 111

Thursday, June 14, 2012
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Engineering News

Higher BN Engine Oil Meets the Slow Steaming Realities of the Shipping Industry

Castrol Marine has extended its cylinder oil range to address concerns about engine damage and performance as slow steaming and fuel sulphur content restrictions bite. The specialised marine lubricant supplier...

June 14, 2012
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Thursday, May 17, 2012
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Castrol Offshore Enters the Bangladesh Market with Rahimafrooz Distribution Ltd.

Press Release – Castrol Offshore is a specialist arm within the lubricants business of BP Plc., one of the world’s leading Energy Companies. Castrol Offshore is dedicated to providing lubricant...

May 17, 2012
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