Alexander Trukhan, Director General of Gazpromneft-Lubricants LLC, delivered speech at the meeting on technical policy in the field of fuels and lubricants organized on June 25 by the Inventory Planning and Rationing Department of JSC Russian Railways. The meeting was attended by the representatives of leading fuels and lubricants manufacturers in Russia and the management of JSC Russian Railways.
Alexander Trukhan, in his report "Existing and New Opportunities for Fuels and Lubricants Production for Russian Railways”, spoke about long-term experience of Gazpromneft-Lubricants LLC in cooperation with Russian Railways in terms of delivery of special diesel oils for diesel locomotive engines. In his opinion, development of new customized products for Russian Railways is the most promising line of joint work. Alexander Trukhan noted that the company is ready to invest funds into the development of new lubricants meeting the most advanced requirements of the equipment manufacturers. First of all, this applies to special gearbox oils, lubricant greases and to a new generation of oils for diesel locomotive engines with the extended (up to 100 thous. km) replacement interval. At present, Gazpromneft-Lubricants LLC is intensively working out new formulations in close cooperation with All-Russian Research Institute of Railroad Transport, leading equipment manufacturers (JSC Kolomensky Plant, General Electric) and worldwide leaders in additive production.