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Petrico, the global distributor of petroleum and chemical products, is a sponsor of this year’s Art of Motoring Exhibition which takes place at London’s Mall Galleries from 31st October to 5th November and is the largest collection of motoring and motor sport original art in Europe. Featuring some of the world’s finest artists, the exhibition […]

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Petrico, the global supplier of fuel and lubricant additives, components and packages is celebrating 30 years in business by introducing a new expanded range of products. The company already has a comprehensive product portfolio for fuels and the industrial and automotive lubricants market. “It’s a fantastic landmark for the business,” explains Andrew Lamb, Petrico’s Managing […]

READ MORE PETRICO SPONSORS 2017 UKLA DINNER

Petrico has confirmed it will again support the UKLA’s Annual Dinner by both attending and sponsoring the event, which is one of the highlights of the Lubricants industry calendar. The black tie evening will be held at the world class Jumeirah Carlton Tower in London’s Knightsbridge on Wednesday 1st November, and is an opportunity to […]

READ MORE PETRICO EXPANDS INTO CENTRAL EUROPE

Petrico, the provider of speciality products into the petroleum and chemical industries, has confirmed an alliance with Trans Europe Chemicals, an established supplier of chemicals and associated products based in the Czech Republic. The tie-up will enable the UK business to expand into new markets across Central Europe. For 15 years Trans Europe Chemicals has […]

READ MORE SULFONATES: A GUIDE

Natural sulfonates originated as a by-product in the refining of petroleum and are sulfonated extracts from lubricating oil fractions. Synthetic sulfonates are sulfonated alkyl and dialkyl derivatives of benzene, xylene or naphthalene and are offered as an alternative for the natural sulfonates. IN BRIEF Sulfonates provide excellent emulsification and corrosion resistance properties. The various types […]

READ MORE A DIFFERENT BALL GAME FOR PETRICO

Sandbach-based specialist distributor of petroleum and chemical products, Petrico, has confirmed its sponsorship of Cheshire’s Ladyhawks Netball Club Elite Team. Ladyhawks are based in Nantwich and comprise of four adult teams and eleven junior teams. The sponsorship includes the design and funding of netball dresses for the Elite Team, which plays in the Cheshire Elite […]

READ MORE FORE! PETRICO SPONSORS UKLA GOLF DAY

The increasingly popular UKLA Golf Day will return to The Mere, Knutsford this week, with Petrico in attendance and sponsoring its ‘Longest Drive’ competition. The James Braid designed course, one of the best prepared and well-conditioned golf courses in the North of England, again plays host to the event as industry colleagues take the opportunity […]

READ MORE PETRICO CONFIRMS ELGI ATTENDANCE

Petrico will be represented at 29th European Lubricating Grease Institute (ELGI) AGM, taking place at the Hilton Kalastajatorppa in Helsinki, Finland from 6th-9th May 2017. The meeting will welcome colleagues from nearly 30 countries, offering a strong networking platform to share expertise on an international scale. This year’s conference will focus on ‘Innovation: The Future […]

READ MORE Anti-corrosives: A guide

When metallic materials are placed within corrosive environments, they can endure significant chemical reactions with the surrounding air and/or water, causing them to rust. Many of the metal parts and components of machines produced by manufacturing industries have exposed metal surfaces which require protection until brought into use or prior to further assembly. WHAT ARE […]

READ MORE Automotive market drives lubricant additives growth

The global lubricant additives market is expected to reach $18.85 billion by 2024, up from $14.35 billion in 2015, according to a report released by Grand View Research. One of the major catalysts for the global industry is the automotive sector; automotive lubricants accounted for over 59.5% of total market volume while passenger car motor […]

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