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Valvoline Lubricants


Partner overview

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Industries Served:

We have been partnering with Valvoline for a number of years, enabling us to offer a wide range of exclusive, high quality Valvoline products to the automotive, fleet, marine and agricultural sectors.

Founded more than 150 years ago, Valvoline has consistently stayed at the cutting edge of lubricant development, ensuring that it is synonymous with both innovation and dependability. That’s part of the reason why Valvoline has also enjoyed a global partnership with Cummins since 1995.

From creating the X-18 motor oil in 1939 to creating MaxLife™ high-mileage motor oil in 2000, Valvoline™ has always strived to innovate to develop quality motor oil and engine lubricants. Valvoline don’t refine their own base oils from crude which provides them with the flexibility to search the market for the finest base oils available for their motor oils and other lubricants.

Certas Energy Lubricants is the sole distributor of bulk and packed Valvoline lubricants in the UK. Our partnership with this premium brand has helped increase client satisfaction ratings by improving logistics capabilities with on time and in full deliveries of Valvoline’s market leading products. 

Valvoline is one of the most recognised brands offered by Certas Energy and our partnership gives customer access to a range of superior quality fluids as well as the Tectyl range, the driving force in rust protection with its own reputation for innovation, service and expertise.

Industries Served:

Facts & Figures

  • Producer of premium branded automotive, commercial and industrial lubricants, and automotive chemicals
  • $2.1 billion annual sales
  • One of the top three premium motor oil brands

Sector Solutions

Exclusive lubricants partner for KTM Sportcar GmbH

Racers have depended on Valvoline for more than 100 years. Valvoline provided lubricants to the winning car in the first automobile race in the U.S.A, held in Chicago in 1895. KTM Sportcar GmbH has partnered with Valvoline as its exclusive recommended lubricants and automotive fluids partner.

Tectyl™ launches future proof range of corrosion protection

After continuous R&D and extensive testing, the new Tectyl™ was launched to improve customer experience. Newly designed spray cans have descriptive product names and icons to make it easier for customers to understand and choose the right product for their needs.

Case Study's

MV Ellorah

Marine engines are exposed to extreme conditions and so maintaining them with the right lubricant is essential. When the 18.95-metre MV Ellorah was put in to Fraserburgh for service with 34,000 hours on the clock, Bob Sinclair Marine Engineering was impressed by the condition of the engine saying the ship had “the highest number of hours on it that I’ve ever seen, and yet it was the cleanest.”

Unlike other engines which are often black and gungy inside the MV Ellorah had been regularly maintained with Valvoline All Fleet 15W-40 engine oil to keep the engine free from the build-up of oil and keep it running smoothly.

Technical Services

Lubricant Advisor

Tectyl™ Rust Preventatives

Fluid Analysis