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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.

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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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Total Lubmarine supports ENSM students in desert race
March 22, 2017

Total Lubmarine is delighted to have sponsored Thomas Mocellin and Vivien Luthy, two French merchant navy cadets from the École Nationale Supérieure Maritime (ENSM) in Marseille who took part in the 4L Trophy this February.

The 4L Trophy is an annual humanitarian car rally exclusively for

Hydro Win’d team ready for next regatta
February 24, 2017

Total Lubmarine is delighted to be sponsoring Hydro Win’d, the sailing team of ENSM Saint-Malo Campus. The aim of Hydro Win’d is to introduce students to the world of sailing, and make the sailing experience available to as many ENSM students as possible.  This year the team,

Hear from Total Lubmarine in Hamburg
February 24, 2017

Total Lubmarine will be sponsoring the Motorship Propulsion & Emissions conference, held in Hamburg on 10-11 May 2017. Our Technical Director, Jean Philippe Roman will be discussing fuel economy, the potential for CO2 emission reduction by using low viscosity and low friction lubricants in 4

Gold sponsorship of European Marine Engineering Conference and Awards
February 24, 2017

Total Lubmarine is delighted to announce that we will be gold sponsors at the 10th annual European Marine Engineering Conference and Awards, taking place on the 25-26 April in Amsterdam. The key focus of the event is to address the operational, technical and engineering challenges facing ship

Total Lubmarine makes it possible in Mozambique
February 16, 2017

Going the extra mile for customers is what makes Total Lubmarine a special marine lube supplier. The story of how 20,000 litres of lube was delivered by road across Africa to meet a last minute scheduling change for an Indian Ocean crossing shows how an international team came together to make

Portrait of a Total Lubmarine technical engineer
February 10, 2017

Min-Chul Jeong is responsible for Total Lubmarine’s technical services in South Korea and the Philippines. The job of a senior technical engineer is a mix of sales, consulting and communications that requires excellent knowledge of both products and customers.

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New head of Total Lubmarine shares vision
February 06, 2017

Our new recently appointed General Manager Robert Joore has laid out his vision for Total Lubmarine, focusing on developing a range of innovative solutions for ship operators operating in poor freight markets in a low-sulphur era.

Speaking in Paris, Robert Joore said:

Total and CMA CGM prepare for new environmental regulations in the shipping industry
February 01, 2017

Total and worldwide containership operator CMA CGM  have signed a three-year memorandum of understanding.

The two partners will be combining their expertise to prepare for stricter fuel regulations in the shipping industry and further reduce the sector’s footprint by developing

Total Lubmarine gives major boost to charity project
December 20, 2016

Total Lubmarine is sponsoring three students – two studying at ENSM Marseille and one at Arts et Métiers engineering school in nearby Aix-en-Provence – taking part in a humanitarian rally that will see them drive 10,000 kilometres across Europe.

The rally, named Europ’