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Technical focus - Jean-Philippe Roman talks IMO 2020 with Motorship
October 14, 2019
The Total Lubmarine Technical Director sat down earlier this summer with Motorship’s Nick Edstrom to discuss Total’s readiness for IMO 2020, its portfolio expansion and the digitalization of its monitoring services. Lubricants available in all major hubs from Q4 Mr Roman made clear that Total is 2020 ready. Touching on the recent Total Global Sulfur Cap Forums , he noted that shipowners are ready to follow engine manufacturers recommendations, and in particular, to segregate fuels. He noted that while the majority of vessels will run on Very Low Sulfur Fuel Oil (VLSFO), he expects to see a steady increase in the number

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Total Global Sulfur Cap 2020 Forum series kicks-off in Athens
March 14, 2019

Total is developing the next generation of fuels and lubricants to support 2020 compliance strategy. Experts from across Total will tour the world’s major shipping hubs to discuss solutions and safe operations in 2020 and beyond. They will be sharing their expertise to support ship

IMO 2020 more than fuel choice
March 04, 2019

Serge Dal Farra highlights to shipowners the importance of lubricant choice when choosing their post 2020 fueling strategy.

Speaking to Maritime Reporter and Engineering News in January, Serge Dal Farra, global marketing manager, Total Lubmarine, advised shipowners and managers that their

"Customer readiness to Sulphur 2020 a concern." says Total Marine Fuels Global Solutions
January 14, 2019

Speaking with IHS Markit, Maritime and Trade, Jerome Leprince-Ringuet, Managing Director of Total Marine Fuels Global Solutions (TMFGS), explains that while TMFGS have developed and tested products for the upcoming IMO 2020 regulation, its customers are not consistently matching the same level

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Total Lubmarine Talks Solutions at Green Maritime Forum
May 10, 2018

This year’s Green Maritime Forum offered a comprehensive program, with expert speakers helping attendees to obtain the tools and practices to help them cultivate the most environmentally-friendly maritime businesses possible.

For Total Lubmarine, this was a chance to showcase their

Total Lubmarine Continues The Conversation at Sulphur Cap 2020 Conference
April 18, 2018

As an intrinsic part of the Total Group, Total Lubmarine supports the 2020 sulphur cap – meaning that the global lubricant supplier is always researching solutions and developing products for the future. By engaging with the industry as much as possible, Lubmarine is also dedicated to

Total Lubmarine Engages with Customers at CMA Shipping 2018
April 03, 2018

Total Lubmarine hosted a stand at the Connecticut Maritime Association (CMA) Shipping 2018 event, a yearly occurrence that has gained a reputation as the premier shipping gathering in North America and must-attend event on the business calendar.

With a dynamic and topical seminar program,

Total Lubmarine Wins Lubrication Contract for USCG’s Newest Fast Response Cutters
March 29, 2018

Total Lubmarine has been selected to provide CAPRANO TDI 15W40 to the U.S. Coast Guard’s (USCG) Sentinel Class Fast Response Cutters (FRCs), a specialised lubricant that will protect their main engines and reduction gears in an array of operational conditions.

In May of 2017,

The Hamburg Connection
March 28, 2018

The new Total Lubmarine Hamburg office sits in the heart of one of Europe’s biggest shipping cities. Opened in January 2018, following its relocation from the southern suburbs, the office allows closer connections than ever before with the countless owners and managers based in the centre

Total Acquires Maersk Oil to Become Second-Largest Operator in the North Sea
March 22, 2018

Bringing Total around 1 billion barrels of oil equivalent of 2P/2C reserves and resources and a production of about 160,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day (boe/d) – Total’s acquisition of Maersk oil will help to reinforce the group’s leading position in the UK and Norway.

Total Lubmarine  announced the introduction of a new EAL grease
March 09, 2018

Global marine lubricant provider Total Lubmarine has announced the introduction of a new grease product: BIO OG PLUS – an innovative addition to an already comprehensive Environmentally Acceptable Lubricant (EAL) range.

Specifically formulated for sensitive applications such as open

Total Lubmarine Reasserts Commitment to Asia Pacific Region
February 26, 2018

Marintec China is the largest maritime event in the Asia Pacific region, and an important date in the global maritime calendar. Between the 5-8 December 2017, companies were invited to exhibit their innovations, products and services – whilst engaging attendees with talks and insights on

Taiwan announces low-sulphur fuel oil regulations for ships entering its ports
February 23, 2018

In a bid to remain at the forefront of a changing shipping sector, Taiwan’s Ministry of Transportation and Communications (MOTC) has announced a low-sulphur fuel oil regulation for ships entering its international ports. The new rule, announced on 11 January 2018, will go into effect on 1