Tag: View from the Bridge

View From The Bridge - March 2019

Conference season reveals new lubes trends; the EV market increases its influence and the lubes industry and the battle over diesel continues.

View From The Bridge - Jan 19

The IEAs Global oil predictions could mean a new way of working for refiners and producers; heavy trucks are in the spotlight for the latest emissions clamp-down, putting manufacturers under more pressure.

View From The Bridge - Nov 2018

OATS announces its new Managing Director; oil majors reveal strong Q3 results across the board and lubes producers are getting restless over GF-6 delays.

View From The Bridge - Sept 18

OEM lubricant loyalty, tightening emissions standards and the rise and rise of digital vehicle sales are covered in this VFTB.

View From the Bridge - July 18

Lubes industry and OEM collaboration are the focus of this month's View from the Bridge, although there's also some tension between two oil majors over product claims.

View From the Bridge May 18

Lubes development continues to take positive steps forward despite some specification delays and puzzling political decisions on emissions.

View From The Bridge - March 18

Can lubricants producers manage the balancing act of meeting increased demand with reduction in the use of resources . Technology could be a major catalyst.

View From the Bridge Jan 18

Technology and product innovation are the highlights of OATS' predictions for 2018, as well as a boost in Latin American markets.

View From The Bridge - November 2017

Emissions and homologation regulations are setting a moving target for OEMs, fuel and lubes producers to hit over the next few years. How will they respond?

View From The Bridge - July 2017

Lubes specs, marketing and consumer education - along with the rise and rise of EVs - are the topics of discussion in the edition of the OATS Bulletin