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What’s next in focus for shipping? Insight from three experts at Total reveal the latest initiatives in LNG
May 15, 2020
“ We recently announced a new contract with Malaysian shipowner AET to charter our first two LNG-powered tankers ,” says Luc Gillet Senior Vice-President Shipping at Total . “ We have a clear objective of reducing the emissions of our chartered fleet and we will continue the effort for all sizes of vessels. Let’s continue to innovate and develop new projects for a safe and environmentally responsible shipping.” Jérôme Leprince-Ringuet , Managing Director of Total Marine Fuels Global Solutions (TMFGS), adds: “ It shows Total’s ambition to commit to better energy as a charterer, carrying oil
Harnessing the IMO guidance in support of training initiatives for seafarers to help protect against COVID-19
April 6, 2020
The shipping industry is not immune to its own market challenges but the COVID-19 escalation is creating not only a health crisis with the rapid spread of the coronavirus, but an economic crisis with the decline of energy demand and the drop of the barrel price, and a climate crisis that calls fossil fuels. While we are mobilized to deal with these issues, and our operations have been organised to ensure our employees, our customers and the supply chain work together in accordance with both national and international health and economic guidance, along with robust business continuity measures , we fully support The International
WORKING THROUGH THE IMPACT OF CORONAVIRUS
March 30, 2020
Seemingly no matter where we are in the world, the Coronavirus Pandemic has had a massive impact on life – both personal and business. One of the Total Group’s core values is safety and this has been and continues to be a major priority for us at this time, extending to everyone across the Total Lubmarine customer and supply chain network. At the same time we have been working hard to minimize the impact the outbreak has on our ability to deliver our products, services and ongoing technical support. In this critical phase of the pandemic, where restricted movement is essential to help minimize the threat of the virus
Creating a Total Formulation to the Industry's Lubrication Needs
March 20, 2020
In an exclusive interview with our Global Marketing Director Serge Dal Farra, The Motorship editor Nick Edström discusses the impact of post-IMO 2020 regulation and how latest developments are shaping the lubricants market. Is the emergence of premium lubricants, such as Total Lubmarine's TALUSIA UNIVERSAL transforming the lubrication world? Will the introduction of zero and low sulphur fuels lead to changes in engine oil chemistry? And are the different range of fuels available going to affect lubrication requirements in the future? See how at Total Lubmarine we strongly believe that the new IMO regulations will be the driver
Introduction to ‘Navigating towards IMO 2020 and beyond’
December 20, 2019
Total Marine Fuels Global Solutions (TMFGS) Managing Director, Jérôme Leprince-Ringuet and Total Lubmarine General Manager, Robert Joore, co-introduce our recently published ‘Navigating towards IMO 2020 and beyond’ white paper . The shipping industry, which to date has relied mainly on heavy fuel oil to power its engines, now stands at the crossroads and has many choices. From January 1, 2020, vessel operators will need to switch fuel types or use a sulfur abatement technology (scrubber) to remain compliant and continue to operate their vessels. This requirement to reduce the amount of harmful sulfur oxides (SOx)

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Introduction to ‘Navigating towards IMO 2020 and beyond’
December 20, 2019

Total Marine Fuels Global Solutions (TMFGS) Managing Director, Jérôme Leprince-Ringuet and Total Lubmarine General Manager, Robert Joore, co-introduce our recently published ‘Navigating towards IMO 2020 and beyond’ white paper.

The shipping industry, which to date has relied

Interview: Nikolaos Kotakis, OEM Relationship Manager at Total Lubmarine
November 01, 2019

Total Lubmarine OEM Relationship Manager, Nikolaos Kotakis, discusses the technical lubricant challenges that the upcoming IMO 2020 regulation presents to operators, exploring Total’s solutions and services that cover all routes to compliance.

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Total Lubmarine introduces WT SUPRA
November 26, 2019

Utilizing the latest organic technology to reduce maintenance costs, WT SUPRA delivers high-quality performance and extended service life to equipment. Here we take a detailed look at the marine and stationary engine coolant and corrosion inhibitor.

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WT Supra is an

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NEW CHICAGO LABORATORY EXTENDS TOTAL LUBMARINE’S TECHNICAL SERVICES REACH FURTHER
May 26, 2020

Backing up high quality products with dedicated, specialist customer service is a vital part of our approach here at Total Lubmarine.

We recognize that our customers around the world value the level of technical expertise and support our dedicated teams are able to offer them to not only

Recognising why the United States National Maritime Day is important for Total Lubmarine and its customers
May 19, 2020

Michael Trapani, Marine Manager for North America, explains why the U.S. is an important maritime nation, and today marks another great milestone for Total Lubmarine operating in the U.S. maritime industry.

From its early origins, the United States maritime industry has evolved to power

What’s next in focus for shipping? Insight from three experts at Total reveal the latest initiatives in LNG
May 15, 2020

“We recently announced a new contract with Malaysian shipowner AET to charter our first two LNG-powered tankers,” says Luc Gillet Senior Vice-President Shipping at Total. “We have a clear objective of reducing the emissions of our chartered fleet and we will continue the effort

Proving there are solutions to engine cleanliness to help reduce CO2 emissions
April 21, 2020

Three months in to the new IMO 2020 regulations and it is evident shipping's new operating regime has led to a hefty yet largely successful transition for the industry.

Whilst the move to cleaner fuels and fewer emissions seems to be working well, various blends have created challenges

Harnessing the IMO guidance in support of training initiatives for seafarers to help protect against COVID-19
April 06, 2020

The shipping industry is not immune to its own market challenges but the COVID-19 escalation is creating not only a health crisis with the rapid spread of the coronavirus, but an economic crisis with the decline of energy demand and the drop of the barrel price, and a climate crisis that calls

WORKING THROUGH THE IMPACT OF CORONAVIRUS
March 30, 2020

Seemingly no matter where we are in the world, the Coronavirus Pandemic has had a massive impact on life – both personal and business.

One of the Total Group’s core values is safety and this has been and continues to be a major priority for us at this time, extending to

Creating a Total Formulation to the Industry's Lubrication Needs
March 20, 2020

In an exclusive interview with our Global Marketing Director Serge Dal Farra, The Motorship editor Nick Edström discusses the impact of post-IMO 2020 regulation and how latest developments are shaping the lubricants market.

Is the emergence of premium lubricants, such as Total Lubmarine's
TOTAL LUBMARINE CELEBRATES THE INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY
March 10, 2020

Across the globe, business and commerce celebrated International Women’s Day, which this year took place on the 8th March. Total Lubmarine and its employees celebrated the theme of the day ‘Each For Equal’ which has culminated in insight from a few of our amazing employees from

Total Lubmarine proud to support the Hellenic Engineers Society of Great Britain
March 03, 2020

Celebrating its 25th anniversary on Saturday 29 February 2020, the event saw a spectacular celebration of Greek tradition and guests from more than 30 nationalities in attendance.

“On behalf of all the team at Total Lubmarine, we are delighted to have been able to attend and support