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2018
AUG
28
Gulf and Ford Motor Company join forces for another lubricant industry first with the ’68 Heritage Edition Ford GT
Monterey California
• Ford GT ‘68 Heritage edition celebrates 1968 and 1969 Le Mans-winning GT40 P/1075, one of the few cars to win the 24 Hours of Le Mans twice • The most iconic racing livery to ever grace a Ford vehicle returns with the Ford GT ’68 Heritage edition, with unique Heritage Blue and Heritage Orange paint scheme • New car wows crowds at various events over launch weekend during Monterey Historic week
JUL
31
Leveraging Partnership in South America
Brazil
Gulf Oil Marine has extended its partnership with YPF Brasil after the completion of 2-year existing partnership. A renewal contract is recently signed between Mr. Luis Baumeister, General Manager of Latin America, Gulf Oil Marine and Mr. Pablo Luchetta, CEO of YPF Brasil.
JUL
20
Operational Excellence: Delivering On Time In Full
South Korea
We received an urgent order to supply the marine lubricants in South Korea in July. Our customer’s chemical tankers were sailing mostly in the Chinese coastal areas since mid-February; while one of them planned to lift duty paid products in Ningbo, the other sailed to South Korea and would lift duty free products there.
JUN
16
GULF CELEBRATES IN STYLE
50TH ANNIVERSARY OF ITS FIRST VICTORY IN THE WORLD’S GREATEST RACE
JUN
8
Posidonia 2018
Athens
Gulf Oil Marine, together with our partner, Gulf Oil Marine Hellas participated in Posidonia 2018, Athens from 4th June to 8th June 2018. Hundreds of ship owners, vessel operators and media visited our booth for the 5-day exhibition.
JUN
2
Gulf Oil Marine showcases how innovation creates cost optimal lubrication solutions at Posidonia 2018.
Athens, Greece
Manchester United Legend Ronny Johnsen will be at Stand 4.131 on 5th June 2018, 200pm to 500pm to share the secret of responsive teams. Gulf Oil Marine introduces the TAG Heuer Monaco Calibre 11 Gulf edition at Posidonia 2018 to celebrate its industry best OnTimeInFull response capabilities. Gulf Oil Marine commits to plastic free product packaging by 2020.
MAY
29
Gulf Oil Marine sets another "Go the Extra Mile" record
China
Recently, our customer’s vessel Amber Beverly required lubricants. But there were significant supply challenges, and our customer had to bring forward their vessel departure, leaving the port over the weekend. Despite all these difficulties, Gulf Oil Marine’s ops team managed to arrange supply. The customer wanted to thank our team.
MAY
25
Gulf Oil Singapore Customer Night 2018
Singapore
Gulf Oil Marine Singapore team and Gulf Oil SEA had jointly organized the Gulf Oil Singapore Customer Night 2018 at 1919 Waterboat House, Singapore on 25th May, 2018. Close to 200 existing and prospective customers, distributors and partners attended.
MAY
13
Monaco Historic Grand Prix 2018
Nice, France
A group of six Gulf Oil Marine’s global top clients, champion distributors and prospective customers were invited to the Monaco Historic Grand Prix in Nice, France from 11th May to 13th May 2018.
APR
25
2018 Seatrade Maritime Awards Asia
Singapore
The 11th Seatrade Maritime Awards Asia held in Singapore on 25 April. Nearly 400 leading maritime industry professionals and guests attended and a total of 17 awards were honored to the industry peers on their extraordinary efforts and contributions towards the maritime industry.
MAR
7
The time is right! Gulf Oil International announces new partnership with TAG Heuer
Geneva
TAG Heuer launches a special Gulf edition of its renowned Monaco watch, which sports Gulf’s legendary racing colours
JAN
17
Service update in Houston due to winter weather blast
Houston, USA
Service and operations at Gulf Oil Marine/Sealube Marine’s North America headquarters in Houston is affected by the winter storm warning since Jan 15 and resume to normal on Jan 18.