Developments in Lubricant Technology by S. P. Srivastava

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By S. P. Srivastava

Offers a basic knowing of lubricants and lubricant know-how together with rising lubricants akin to man made and environmentally pleasant lubricants
• Teaches the reader to appreciate the function of expertise curious about the manufacture of lubricants
• Details either significant business oils and automobile oils for varied engines
• Covers rising lubricant expertise comparable to artificial and environmentally pleasant lubricants
• Discusses lubricant mixing expertise, garage, re-refining and tracking of lubricant in apparatus

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Brussels: CONCAWE’s Petroleum Products and Health Management Groups; 1997. Chapter 4 SYNTHESIZED BASE OILS Conventional crude oil-derived lubricating base oils always had the problem of ­consistent quality, since each crude oil is unique and the groups of chemical compounds present in them differ considerably. Consequently, each lubricant formulation in different lube base oils had to be reformulated or rebalanced to take care of the molecular composition variations. Certain lubricants such as turbine oils and compressor oils had to be formulated with specific base oil from a particular crude source.

However, several important properties can be conveniently modified by the use of chemical additives. These properties are also important for the lubricant performance in the equipment. API group IV oils are synthetic PAO and have much superior properties as compared to mineral oils. However, the API group III and GTL base oils have come quite near to the PAO properties and can be used in many applications where earlier PAOs were only required. Base oil quality has considerable impact on the oxidation stability in turbine and hydraulic oils.

13] Cohen SC, Mack PD. HVI and VHVI base stocks. The World Base Oil Conference; December 2–3, 1996; London. [14] Moon WS, Cho YR, Yoon CB, Park YM. VHVI base oils from fuel hydro cracker bottoms. The World Base Oil Conference; December 2–3, 1996; London. [15] Mukhopadhyay PK, Singh H. Recent trend in production of lube base oils. Proceedings of the International Symposium on Production and Application of Lube Base Atocks; November 23–25, 1994. p 7–23; New Delhi. [16] Kramer DC, Lok BK, Krug RR.

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