base oil

base oil

[′bās ‚ȯil]
(materials)
An oil to which other oils or substances are added to produce a lubricant.
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Chemroad Polaris Alpine 11/05/16 Not Sched 4,000 Base Oil Nil
Ergon Refining has announced the plan to expand at its specialty naphthenic base oil refinery in Vicksburg, Mississippi.
Repsol and the Korean company SK have started production at their new base oil plant in Cartagena and preparations are already underway to load the first oil cargo which will depart in the next few days to Rotterdam.
KARACHI, May 03, 2011 (Frontier Star): National Refinery has once again increased the prices of lube base oil by Rs3 per litre which would result in sharp increase in all the lubricating oils by at least Rs4 per litre.
Facility to Manufacture 25,000 Barrels of Premium Base Oil Per Day
BW Rhine Trans Maritime 13/03/18 Not Sched 2,500 Base Oil Nil
appointing the Switzerland based company as the exclusive seller of its Group III Base Oil product in Europe.
The launch event was held on the side lines of the 22nd ICIS World Base Oils and Lubricants Conference, the world's largest base oil conference, and a unique forum which brings together more than 600 specialists from across the globe and from different parts of the lubricants value chain.
The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (Adnoc) has concluded an exclusive agreement with Chemlube, appointing the Switzerland-based company as the exclusive seller of its Group III Base Oil product in Europe.
Summary: Chemlube appointed as an exclusive seller of Group III base oil product in Europe for Adnoc
Summary: Chemlube will be the exclusive seller of its Group III base oil product in Europe
Penthol will import Group III base oil from the United Arab Emirates to the United States.