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2014-04-01 12:22:53

PARSIPPANY, N.J., April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The global lubricants market is rapidly changing. Ranking third after the United States and China, India is one of the most important markets. Kline's recently published Opportunities in Lubricants: India Market Analysis is a comprehensive analysis of the Indian lubricants market, focusing on key trends, developments, challenges, business opportunities, and major suppliers. With a GDP of USD 1,825 billion in 2012, India is the...

2014-03-28 23:01:37

He brings to JBG a rich background in Quality, with diverse roles dating back to 1982. New Hyde Park, NY (PRWEB) March 28, 2014 Prior to his appointment at Jamaica Bearings Group (JBG), Mike Matrazzo served in the U.S. Navy as an Aviation Fuels Operations Technician, where he supervised all fuels going on board a U.S. Navy aircraft carrier. Soon after, he obtained certification as Quality Control Sentry. Other positions since filled by Matrazzo have included Manager of the Quality...

2014-03-26 23:34:11

The Oil Hub.com is excited to announce that it will now be carrying NanoLub in stock, to better serve its customers. NanoLub is the world's first commercial lubricant additive that reduces high load level friction and wear, based on spherically shaped inorganic nanoparticles. Northbrook, IL (PRWEB) March 26, 2014 The Oil Hub.com is excited to announce that it will now be carrying NanoLub in stock, to better serve its customers. NanoLub is the world's first commercial lubricant...

2014-03-17 16:20:38

Introducing JT-4® Marine 4-Cycle FC-W® Engine Oils, 25W-40 and 25W-50 Viscosity Grades HOUSTON, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With the expansion of the Mystik JT-4 family of marine products, marine enthusiasts will now be able to dominate the open water like never before. The high performance and superior protection of Mystik lubricants will now be available in a wider range of 4-cycle FC-W marine engine oil viscosity grades, including full synthetics 10W-30 and 10W-40 as well as...

2014-03-08 23:03:10

RTP Company continues to strengthen its wear and friction compounds by introducing APWA Plus™ compounds - the latest advancement in its family of wear and friction acetal (POM) compounds. Winona, MN (PRWEB) March 08, 2014 Global custom engineered thermoplastics compounder RTP Company continues to strengthen its wear and friction compounds by introducing APWA Plus™ compounds - the latest advancement in its family of wear and friction acetal (POM) compounds. RTP Company has long been a...

2014-03-05 16:22:21

PARSIPPANY, N.J., March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The global lubricants market is flat, up only 1% with an estimated 39.2 million tonnes in 2013 compared to 38.8 million tonnes in 2012. In terms of lubricants volume consumed, the United States continues to be the largest country market, although its total global volume has now dropped from 25% to below 22%. Interestingly, Russia has surpassed Japan and is now the fourth largest country market. Both North America and Western Europe continue to...

2014-03-05 08:31:13

SCHENECTADY, New York, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lucideon, the international provider of materials development, testing and assurance, and formerly known as Ceram and M+P Labs, has added wear testing and debris analysis to its services for orthopedic implant manufacturers across Europe and the US. With the latest, gold standard AMTI and ProSim wear simulators, Lucideon can perform testing to all parts of ISO 14242 for hip and ISO 14243 for knee simulation. With an...

2014-02-27 16:22:48

Products offer safer choices for environmentally sensitive areas HOUSTON, Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Clarion® Lubricants is expanding its product offerings with two new products: Clarion Green Synthetic Fluids and Clarion Green Bio premium anti-wear hydraulic fluids. Both are designed to help prevent downtime, contamination and fines in regulated or environmentally sensitive hydraulic applications without sacrificing equipment performance or efficiency. (Photo:...

How Stick Insects Harness Friction To Grip Without Sticking
2014-02-19 11:18:56

University of Cambridge When they’re not hanging upside down, stick insects don’t need to stick. In fact, when moving upright, sticking would be a hindrance: so much extra effort is required to ‘unstick’ again with every step. Latest research from Cambridge’s Department of Zoology shows that stick insects have specialized pads on their legs designed to produce large amounts of friction with very little pressure. When upright, stick insects aren’t sticking at all, but...

2014-02-06 12:21:33

DUBLIN, Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/rr8238/lubricating_oils) has announced the addition of the "Lubricating Oils and Greases - Global Strategic Business Report" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Lubricating Oils and Greases in Million Gallons by the following Product Segments: Automotive Lubricants (Engine Oils & Transmission...


Word of the Day
bibliopole
  • A bookseller; now, especially, a dealer in rare and curious books.
This word comes from a Greek phrase meaning 'book seller.'
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