Electrification

The Importance of E-Axle Fluid

August 03, 2021

The use of lower viscosity fluid, coupled with the higher load carrying demands of e-axles v. other electrified transmissions, means that e-axle fluids must be formulated differently to protect the hardware.

The Influence of Vehicle Electrification on Future Automotive Lubricating Greases

The Influence of Vehicle Electrification on Future Automotive Lubricating Greases

May 27, 2021

As electric vehicles become more prevalent around the world, the state of vehicle lubrication and how greases are manufactured and used will change.

Protecting the Electrics in Electric Vehicle Transmissions

January 26, 2021

State-of-the-art lubricant technologies can help protect electric vehicle transmissions from the effects of vapor phase corrosion.

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An Early View of the COVID-19 Impact on the Lubricants Industry

August 28, 2020

COVID-19 has changed the way we live, work and do business. It has made a profound, tragic impact on countless lives, and has left the future somewhat uncertain for many industries—including the lubricant industry.

Lubricants for e-Mobility: What You Need to Know

June 29, 2020

Hybrid electric vehicle technology is evolving at a rapid pace, and it’s vitally important that the fluid and lubricant additive technology keep up. Whether it’s in full-hybrid, plug-in hybrid, or all-electric vehicles, new hardware configurations have heightened demands for critical fluids and lubricants—and some of them are entirely new.

Electrification and Formulating with a Changing Toolbox

March 31, 2020

To keep up with advanced automotive technology, fluid chemistry and formulations need to meet increasingly stringent new performance criteria.