Gazpromneft-Lubricants Ltd., an operator of the oil business of Gazpromneft, and Trade House “Belaz”, the general distributor of BELAZ OJSC in Russia, have entered into the five-year contract for supply of oils under the common brand name of BELAZ G-Profi, that have been developed specially for the manufacturing plant machinery.
BELAZ G-Profi oils are expected to be supplied to the BELAZ OJSC’s certified service centers in Russia and abroad. At present BELAZ fleet includes over 22 thousand of trucks in different countries of the world, the half of which is in Russia.
The agreement also facilitates scientific and technological cooperation aimed at enhancing reliability of BELAZ machinery operation within the warranty and the post-warranty period, and provides for the implementation of the unified standard of the authorized maintenance support in the field of lubricants application. BELAZ G-Profi is a joint development of the partners. Unique formulations of BELAZ G-Profi oils and technical fluids have been made with due account of the special features of BELAZ machinery and are intended to ensure maximum capacity of mechanical devices event under harsh operation conditions. BELAZ G-Profi oils have a status of special oils for BELAZ machinery.
“Collaboration with one of the sector’s largest manufacturers provides us with a unique platform for the development of the high-technology products which are capable of totally replacing foreign analogues,” says Aleksander Trukhan, the general director of Gazpromneft-Lubricants Ltd. “Our lubricants are not only approved by the manufacturer, but are also developed in collaboration with it, which is a guarantee of the excellent equipment operation”.
“We are closely monitoring the quality of our machinery maintenance both during the warranty and the post-warranty period, “ notes Alexey Lyamin, the general director of Trade House “Belaz” CJSC. “BELAZ G-Profi lubricants and technical fluids are aimed at providing for the long-term operation of the components and assemblies of BELAZ quarry machinery. The use of the said products will make it possible to significantly improve the BELAZ machinery performance characteristics, which will apparently advance its effectiveness”.
BELAZ OJSC — the managing company of BELAZ-HOLDING — was founded in 1948. It specializes in the production of mining trucks and special purpose machinery. It ranks among the top three world’s largest mining truck manufacturers. For over 70-year history of the enterprise more than 500 modifications have been developed and over 130 thousand dump trucks with a lifting capacity from 25 to 450 tons have been produced. BELAZ machinery is annually supplied to over 30 world countries, and the enterprise’s entire sales geography covered 76 countries on 6 continents.
Trade House “Belaz” CJSC is a general distributor of BELAZ OJSC in the Russian Federation. The company was founded in 2007 to sell BELAZ machinery and related spare parts through the dealer network represented in different regions of the country.
Gazpromneft-Lubricants Ltd. is a subsidiary of Gazpromneft specialized in production and sale of oils, lubricants and technical fluids. It was founded in November 2007. Gazpromneft-Lubricants Ltd. possesses 6 manufacturing sites located in Russia, Italy and Serbia. The total annual output makes 500 thousand tons of high-quality oils, lubricants and technical fluids. At Omsk Lubricants Plant (OLP) there is Russia’s most advanced complex for mixing, packing and filling of oils with the total annual capacity of mixing and filling of 300 thousand tons. The management system of Gazpromneft-Lubricants Ltd. and of its productive assets is in conformity with the requirements of international standards ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 16949, and OHSAS 18001. The company delivers its products to the Russian assembly lines of DAIMLER KAMAZ RUS, ROSTSELMASH COMBINE HARVESTER PLANT, DERWAYS AUTOMOBILE COMPANY, KAMAZ, AUTOTOR (Hyundai assembly line), GAZ automobile plant, UAZ (Sollers), BELAZ. Gazpromneft-Lubricants Ltd.’s products consumers are Severstal, Sibur, Gazprom, Euraz, MMK, ТМК, NLMK, Rusal, Alrosa, Russian Railways and other largest industrial enterprises. The range of products includes 500 items of oils and lubricants for all market sectors (over 1200 commodity items). The company’s products have over 250 approvals of the leading machinery producers: BMW, Mercedes-Benz, Volkswagen, Volvo, Renault, General Motors, Cummins, MAN, ZF, KAMAZ, Autovaz, Bosch Rexroth, etc. The company is also engaged in manufacture and sale of marine oils, and supplies its products to the vessels of Sovcomflot, Rosmorport, Rosnefteflot, Norilsk Nickel and other Russian and foreign ship owners. Due to being integrated into Chevron global supply network, the company’s clients are provided with an opportunity to get marine oils in more than 800 ports all over the world. The company holds 15% of the Russian lubricants market and also operates in CIS and Baltic countries, Europe, Central and Southeast Asia, Africa, etc. All in all the company’s products are presented nearly in 60 world countries.