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Hybrid engine oils – Are they worth it?

BY: Simon Michell, Business Development Manager, Certas Energy Lubricants Things are happening at a pace in the world of Hybrid cars. Currently there are over 200 different models of Hybrid cars in the UK and now there is a range of dedicated Hybrid engine oils are on the

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Crude oil and base oil

Journey from the centre of the earth BY: Simon Michell, Business Development Manager, Certas Energy Lubricants Engine oil has travelled quite a journey before it becomes the golden liquid that stops an engine descending into a scrap metal Let’s have a look at “upstream,” as the oil people

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More than just a metalworking fluid supplier

Daily, Certas Application Specialist are out there at the coal face ensuring end users are utilising our vast range of industrial products to the best of their capabilities.  But is does not stop there!  We are always keen to inform our customers of the latest equipment solutions that

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Technical Advisory Group (TAG) appointed at Certas Energy Lubricants

Certas Energy Lubricants has recently appointed a team of technical experts to guide our business and customers through the energy transition and sustainability journey.   The team of seven have been appointed because of their strength and depth of technical knowledge in a variety of industries; agriculture, construction,

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Q8 Brunel range goes from strength to strength

Since their introduction to the Brunel range of metalworking fluids, Q8 Brunel XF741 and Q8 Brunel XF753 have raised the game for industrial customers across the UK.  Both products have been developed to suit end users who cannot afford to compromise on performance yet require a cutting fluid

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Take command with Certas Energy Lubricants, Technical services

Certas Energy Lubricants are proud to launch our new brand of technical services which is specifically designed to enable our customers to maximize their processes and ensure a safe and operator friendly working environment. As well as supplying our customers leading brands of lubricants, here at Certas Energy

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Shell Fifth Wheel Grease

A new high-quality fifth wheel grease for increased safety and convenient greasing Shell Lubricant Solutions has today released Shell Gadus Fifth Wheel Grease – a high quality  fifth wheel grease which provides convenient application and enhances road safety. When on the road, staying safe is the first priority.

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How many Low SAPS oils do we need?

BY: Simon Michell, Business Development Manager, Certas Energy Lubricants Remember when Theresa May called a general election back in 2017 and Norma from Bristol said … “not another one,” With the introduction of the new C6 oil from ACEA, there are understandably similar mutterings from independent garages. Let’s

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Pride at Certas 2022

This June, we’re celebrating Pride Month for our second year. Here at Certas, we understand that Pride Month is a time that allows us all, whatever our identity, to play a part in helping to raise awareness of the LGBTQ+ rights movement, as well as to celebrate equality,

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Skipper Expo Aberdeen – Blood Sweat and Oil

Commercial Oils Buckie, Part of Certas Energy, is delighted to be returning to Scottish Skipper Expo 2022 being held at the P & J Live arena, Aberdeen on 13 and 14 May 2022.  Watch out for the impactful Blood Sweat and Oil stand where Diane Campbell, Lubricants Regional

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The next oil revolution has started

BY: Simon Michell is Business Development Manager at Certas Energy (Valvoline)   I’ve been meeting several independent garage owners recently. What came across was the sheer number of automotive engine oils that can easily cause a headache for technicians. To ensure the right oil is used the simple solution

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Shell leads global Lubricants market for 15ᵗʰ year

Shell named number one global supplier in all three main categories – consumer, commercial and industrial.Shell retains its status as the leading global supplier of finished lubricants for a 15th consecutive year, according to the 19th edition of Kline & Company’s report Global Lubricants: Market Analysis and Assessment 2021.

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Renault Group and Castrol celebrate 100th Formula 1 race

Renault Group and Castrol celebrated a milestone at the Saudi Arabian Grand Prix; 100 Formula 1 Grand Prix together. Both Alpine F1 Team’s A521 cars featured a specific “100 races” logo on the engine cover and a new “Renault recommends Castrol” logo on the rear wing, reinforcing the strength

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Top tips for your farm operations this winter

When the temperature drops, farms across the country must face the challenges that winter can bring. We’ve put together some of our top tips to keep your farm operations running smoothly into the winter months, the right way. Even when your equipment isn’t running, lubricants play an essential

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Festive Opening Hours

We are working throughout the festive period to keep you operating – if you would like to place an order give us a call on 0800 371 910. For our festive opening times and contact information see below. 23rd December – open as normal 24th December – Christmas Eve

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Castrol to use Premier League sponsorship to promote EV fluids

The Premier League, the top level of the English football league system, and global lubricant marketer Castrol which is owned by UK-based global energy major bp, have announced a new partnership starting in January 2022. Castrol intends to use the sponsorship to promote its range of electric vehicle

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Certas Energy releases new, online lubricants catalogue

Faced with rapidly evolving engine technology, pressure to reduce the total cost of ownership of machinery and a vast range of different product grades, choosing the right lubricant can be complicated. Built for ease of navigation, the new online catalogue will help users find the most appropriate solution

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Castrol ON: Range of advanced E-fluids

Castrol announces launch of Castrol ON, range of advanced e-Fluids for improved electric vehicle performance Castrol announced the launch of Castrol ON, the new brand for its range of advanced fluids for EVs. The range includes e-Transmission Fluids, e-Coolants and e-Greases. Advanced e-Transmission Fluids help extend the life

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