On-Highway Trucks

Damaging Effects of Dust Particles on Engine Hardware

May 21, 2020

Almost one third of the Earth's total land mass is desert, and approximately 40% of global roads are unpaved, arid and dusty. In addition, many off-highway and mining locations are in similar environments. This video looks at how these situations affect engine hardware and lubricants.

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A Study in Sand (Part 3)

May 15, 2020

In the final article in this series, we examine remedial actions which can reduce internal combustion engine component damage as a result of sand or dust ingress.

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Cutting-edge Lubricants

May 13, 2020

In the continued drive toward lower emissions and more fuel-efficient powertrains, the precise formulation of advanced engine lubricants has never been more critical.

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Keeping Our Cool

May 12, 2020

Refrigeration and air conditioning are significant contributors to global warming. The adoption of low global warming potential (GWP) refrigerants will help lessen their impact.

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A Study in Sand (Part 2)

April 18, 2020

In part 1 of this series, we established that the presence of sand and dust particles in an engine can damage components. Part 2 looks at the extent and nature of the damage caused.

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Impact of Electrification & Other Technology on Fleets' Fluid Selection

March 11, 2020

For fleet owners and operators, lubricant choice remains critical as electrification and other new technologies continue to impact fleets everywhere.