This year Michelin has started purchasing Gazpromneft branded industrial oils for the needs of its production sites in Russia. Today Michelin’s Russia plants use ten types of oils supplied by Mitlis – an authorized distributor of Gazpromneft Lubricants. Gazpromneft Reductor CLP gear oils and Gazpromneft Grease L ЕР are used in rubber mixing machines that prepare rubber to vulcanization process, as well as for lubrication of extruder mechanisms. Gazpromneft HydraulicHLP and Gazpromneft Hydraulic HZF are the most commonly used hydraulic fluids that are part of vulcanization shop and other fluid power systems.
“We are proud that one of the world’s largest tire manufacturers – Michelin – has chosen the products by Gazpromneft Lubricants. This is another evidence of the flawless quality and high reliability that our company offers its customers. I believe that this will become a good example of partnership with a tire brand that can be followed by other distributors of our products”, says Alexander Trukhan, General Director, Gazpromneft Lubricants.
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Michelin Group is the world’s leading manufacturer of high-tech tires for aircrafts, light and heavy vehicles, bicycles, large-sized trucks and agricultural machinery, motorcycles and space shuttles. Today Michelin operates in more than 170 countries around the world.
Gazpromneft Industrial Oils are hydraulic, turbine, gear, compressor and quenching oils, as well as lubricants for slideways, paper-making machines and rolling mills. Developing and producing the industrial oils, Gazpromneft Lubricants partners advanced additives suppliers, primarily Afton and Lubrizol.