LUKOIL has signed an agreement on delivery of lubricants to Velmash-S plant, subsidiary of Palfinger Group, a world leader in lifting and handling equipment.
Particularly, LUKOIL will deliver LUKOIL GEYSER UNIVERSAL hydraulic oil as the first fill oil for Palfinger cranes and handlers manufactured at Velikiye Luki-based plant. Earlier, in 2015, Palfinger approved LUKOIL and TEBOIL hydraulic oils. As a result, the company became potential supplier of Palfinger plants as well as of CRANE Center KAMAZ, a joint venture between Palfinger and KAMAZ. Palfinger assigned its highest possible 'A' supplier rating to LUKOIL after successful hydraulic oils deliveries to Palfinger plants in Europe in 2016.
LUKOIL GEYSER UNIVERSAL (ISO VG 22) hydraulic oil is LUKOIL's know-how with excellent viscosity-temperature properties. LUKOIL produces this product using III+ Group Base oils manufactured at the Company's Volgograd plant. The oil is recommended as all-season oil in hydraulic drive and control systems of construction, road, forestry, lifting and other machinery, which operate outdoor at oil temperature in hydraulic system within the range from - 35 °С to + 80 °С.
Palfinger is the global leading manufacturer for hydraulic lifting, loading and handling solutions. The Group has 35 manufacturing sites in Europe, Americas and Asia. In Russia, the concern represented by three loader crane plants, including INMAN, Velmash-S and Solombalsky, as well as by two joint ventures with KAMAZ which produce hydraulic cylinders and special vehicles.