Transportation

ACEA 2021: Understanding the Caterpillar Oil Aeration Test

November 24, 2021

Referred to as the COAT, the Caterpillar Oil Aeration Test (ASTM D8047) is an important test expected to be included in two new ACEA F categories.  

ACEA 2021 Heavy-Duty: Understanding the Tests - Caterpillar Oil Aeration Test

November 17, 2021

The Caterpillar Oil Aeration test (ASTM D8047) is the standard test method to evaluate an oils resistance to aeration.

Global Impact of ACEA in the Heavy-Duty Diesel Market

September 22, 2021

With one in every five trucks, vans and buses around the world being produced in the European Union, it's vital the latest ACEA Oil Sequences for Heavy-Duty Engines are used globally.

Global Significance of ACEA 2021 Heavy-Duty Engine Oil Sequences

September 15, 2021

The proposed ACEA Oil Sequences for Heavy-Duty Engines take into account how heavy-duty commercial engine hardware and aftertreatment requirements have evolved over time to support increased efficiency and reduce emissions.

Viscosity Modifiers and Performance Polymers: Is There A Difference?

July 26, 2021

Do the performance benefits of viscosity modifiers and performance polymers differ?