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MAN ES awards NOL for TALUSIA UNIVERSAL
June 9, 2020
MAN Energy Solutions requalifies and endorses TALUSIA UNIVERSAL (BN 57) following Service Letter (SL2020-694). MAN Energy Solutions (ES) recently released their New Service Letter - SL2020-694 - to provide guidance on which cylinder oils to apply for their engines based on their updated product performance categorization. At Total Lubmarine, we welcome this initiative by MAN ES. Any OEM that seeks to highlight and communicate the importance of the cleaning abilities of approved lubricants for their engines is positive for any owner, operator and engineer. That’s why we are delighted to announce that MAN ES has endorsed the
TOTAL TARGETS NET ZERO EMISSIONS BY 2050
June 5, 2020
We celebrate today’s World Environment Day 2020 and the “Biodiversity” theme alongside other companies across the energy sector in support of the UN Environment Programme (#UNEP). World Environment Day 2020 is widely celebrated in more than 143 countries. It is popularly being called “People’s Day” to show the care and support for the Earth and the environment. It is the ‘United Nations’ prime vehicle for encouraging awareness and action to protect our environment. Knowing the ways to protect the environment is really important. That’s why Total has recently announced its
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 help deliver engine lubrication recommendations for optimum cost control results but crucially, through analysis and insight of equipment to ensure operational efficiency and safety, helping reduce vessel machinery downtime. So we are delighted to extend this level of technical support with the opening of our new Diagomar Plus Laboratory in Chicago
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
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
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.

THE CHALLENGES

The International

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.

Technical overview

WT Supra is an

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Total Lubmarine launches Lube-On-Ship
November 28, 2017

As a specialised marine lubricants business with a presence in over 100 countries and over 1000 ports around the world, Total Lubmarine understands the importance of seamless information. Similarly, as the industry looks towards the impending 2020 Sulphur Cap and the changes that it will mean

Total Lubmarine strengthens delivery capability with new Antwerp barge
November 23, 2017

Significantly bolstering delivery capability in Belgium, Total Lubmarine’s newest barge will help to streamline operations.

After Total Lubmarine contracted a time charter for the barge, she started operations on November 14th 2017. Capable of carrying 1,500 tonnes of lubricants in

Total Lubmarine hosts exclusive seminar in Chile
November 06, 2017

Welcoming a host of the region’s most influential maritime companies and clients, last month’s Total Lubmarine Seminar in Casablanca, Chile delivered industry insights and encouraged further collaboration.

With the ability to deliver products to 13 ports across 5,000km from

Total Lubmarine Sponsors Student Innovators
September 22, 2017

Showing its enduring support to energy efficiency, as well as its commitment to the innovators of tomorrow – Total Lubmarine sponsored HydroTech in this year’s HYDROcontest in St Tropez, France.

Launched as the flagship event of the Hydros Foundation – a non-profit

Sovcomflot’s Christophe de Margerie crosses Northern Sea Route
August 30, 2017

Sovcomflot’s ice-class LNG carrier, Christophe de Margerie, has completed its maiden transit through the formidable Northern Sea Route from Europe to Asia. Setting a new record, the world’s first and only ice-breaking LNG carrier has shown its incredible ability to serve the huge

Total to acquire Maersk Oil
August 21, 2017

Total has agreed to acquire Maersk’s oil business, Maersk Oil for $7.45bn in a share and debt transaction. The transaction has been approved by the boards of Total and A.P. Møller – Mærsk, but is still subject to regulatory approval. The transaction is expected to close in the first

Supplying lubes to award winning methanol carriers
August 16, 2017

Japanese shipowner Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) has been awarded the Technology Special Prize in the Ship of the Year 2016 by The Japan Society of Naval Architects and Ocean Engineers (JASNAOE). The special recognition is awarded to vessels that showcase eco technology, design, and social

Team Peugeot-Total victorious in Silk Way Rally 2017
August 14, 2017

Team Peugeot-Total secured victory in the seventh Silk Way Rally with Cyril Despres and David Castera in the Peugeot DKR #100. The team won 10 stages out of 13 for Peugeot. Stephane Peterhansel and Jean-Paul Cottret finished in fifth place.

Following Team Peugeot-Total’s triple

Total Lubmarine behind Les Mar M’Arts Europ’Raid tour
July 28, 2017

Total Lubmarine is proud to be supporting Benjamin Soulier, Nicolas Gablot and Tom Pomarède of Les Mar M’Arts team in the 2017 Europ’Raid which will start tomorrow (29 July) and finishes on 20 August.

Europ’Raid is a humanitarian competition which sees 150 teams drive