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Lubrizol Sponsors Webinar on the Role of API FA-4 Oils in Increasing Fuel Efficiency

Lubrizol Sponsors Webinar on the Role of
API FA-4 Oils in Increasing Fuel Efficiency

CLEVELAND, September 1, 2016 - The Lubrizol Corporation, in partnership with Fleet Equipment magazine will host a webinar, "New Oils Boost Your Fuel Economy: What You Need to Know" on Wednesday, September 14 at 2 p.m. EST.

As part of the forthcoming introduction of the new API CK-4 and FA-4 heavy duty engine oil categories on  December 1, Lubrizol is sponsoring a free webinar produced by Fleet Equipment, a leading and authoritative publication targeting fleets across North America.
During this webinar, presenters will discuss:

  • How a major OEM is determining the suitability of new fuel efficient oils in their engines (presented by Greg Braziunas, Daimler Trucks North America)
  • The results that a fleet has achieved in conducting on-the-road testing to prove both fuel efficiency and durability of these new oils (presented by Mike Boatwright, Boaty's Transport)
  • The role of the lubricant design in enabling gains in both fuel efficiency and durability in API FA-4 oils (presented by Keith Corkwell, Lubrizol)


  • Greg Braziunas - manager, oil and coolant systems at Daimler Trucks North America
  • Mike Boatwright - president and CEO at Boaty's Transport
  • Keith Corkwell - global business manager, Heavy Duty Diesel Engine Additives at The Lubrizol Corporation

The webinar is part of Lubrizol's ongoing commitment to advocate the benefits of moving toward more fuel efficient lubricants as an integral part of engine design. Together with new engine technology, higher performing lubricants can help reach the fuel economy and efficiency goals that lie ahead. Lubrizol is dedicated to staying on the cutting edge and helping its partners continue to succeed.

For more information about the webinar and to register to attend, click here.

About The Lubrizol Corporation

The Lubrizol Corporation, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is a technology-driven global company that combines complex, specialty chemicals to optimize the quality, performance and value of customers' products while reducing their environmental impact. It produces and supplies technologies to customers in the global transportation, industrial and consumer markets. These technologies include lubricant additives for engine oils, driveline and other transportation-related fluids, industrial lubricants, as well as additives for gasoline and diesel fuel. In addition, Lubrizol makes ingredients and additives for home care and personal care products and specialty materials encompassing polymer and coatings technologies, along with polymer-based pharmaceutical and medical device solutions. Our products for the oilfield market include technologies for exploration, production and transportation.

With headquarters in Wickliffe, Ohio, Lubrizol owns and operates manufacturing facilities in 17 countries, as well as sales and technical offices around the world. Founded in 1928, Lubrizol has approximately 9,000 employees worldwide. Revenues for 2015 were $7 billion. For more information, visit

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