2022 Partners & Supporters

Platinum Partners

ABN Resource are global recruitment consultants to the lubricant, additive and base oil industry. Specializing in retained search for hard-to-find talent in Executive, Sales, Operations, and Technical positions. Their vision is to provide growth through happy, high performing people that make a safer & more sustainable world.


BearingNet is the world's largest Bearing and Power Transmission inquiry system designed exclusively for Bearing and PT Distributors.

BearingNet solves all your product shortage problems. The world’s largest bearing and power transmission network provides distributors from around the globe with access to over 13.5 million lines of inventory generating over 120,000 part searches per day.

The B2B platform gives members access to the inventories of 2,000+ distributors with a combined inventory value of over $10 billion dollars. BearingNet also helps selected manufacturers with brand promotion and distribution network expansion.

Lube Magazine is a bi-monthly publication featuring news and technical articles from across the lubricants industry. Lube is published by the UKLA and is the Official Journal of UEIL. It is distributed to readers in 119 countries and via relevant sector Trade Events.

For further information please visit www.lube-media.com/lube

The UK Lubricants Association actively represents member company’s interests both at home and overseas.

Representing the majority of the UK Lubricants Industry, the UKLA is actively engaged with other trade associations, such as UEIL, ORA, UKPIA etc. on matters impacting the industry, through participation in consultation, representation and lobbying to UK and European Government and industry authorities.

For further information please visit www.ukla.org.uk/

Partners and Supporters

Over 12,000 ASTM standards operate globally. Defined and set by us, they improve the lives of millions every day. Combined with our innovative business services, they enhance performance and help everyone have confidence in the things they buy and use – from the toy in a child’s hand to the aircraft overhead.

ATIEL is a non for profit association (ASBL) representing the combined knowledge and experience of leading European and international engine oil manufacturers and marketers. Its collective expertise in engine lubricants technology has helped establish best practices and quality standards for both vehicle manufacturers and consumers.

BEARING NEWS is a web portal and magazine that provides worldwide bearing & power transmission industry related discussions, project details, product updates, engineering know-how, company news, market insides and exhibition announcements.

Chemical Search International specialises exclusively in executive search, talent acquisition and professional career development services for the global chemicals and related sectors such as polymers, materials, natural resources and biosciences. We also own ChemExecSM | Executive Network, an exclusive online professional network dedicated to these same industries and which offers faster, simpler professional networking just when you need it. We have offices in London, New York and Singapore. Please contact us to discuss your company’s recruitment needs or to discuss your own personal career.

The ELGI was established in May 1989 and is an independent, self-governing institute, financed solely by members. It is one of a group of scientific and technical institutes active in the field of tribology dealing with lubricating greases and associated products.

EMS is a bi-monthly magazine that examines how to improve plant and machinery lifetimes, buildings infrastructure, strategic maintenance management, how to reduce costs and downtime and increase overall equipment effectiveness. All editorial is independently researched and commissioned and written by qualified experts in the field of maintenance & engineering.

The Independent Lubricant Manufacturers Association (ILMA) is the voice of member companies that stimulate $14.4 billion in sales activity and $7.2 million in GDP each year. ILMA members produce more than a quarter of the automotive lubricants and three-quarters of the metalworking fluids in North America, most are still privately owned, and many have been family-owned for generations. 

The Lubes’n’Greases family of lubricant industry publications is published by LNG Publishing Co., Inc., which has assembled a respected team of proven professionals.

Lubezine is a pan-African magazine dedicated to Africa’s lubricants and lubrication industry with a global outlook. Founded in 2009 in recognition of Africa as the next growth frontier for the lubricants market, Lubezine’s objective is to cater for the needs of maintenance personnel as well as those of lubricant marketers, additives and base oils suppliers.

Lubricant World is the only Turkish-English magazine focusing on the Turkish lubricants sector as well as the world lubricants industry. The magazine is published bimonthly and distributed in 31 countries with a wide network including lubricant and grease manufacturers, consumers, fuel stations, logistics and packaging firms, ministries, bureaucrats, and representatives of the chemistry, iron and steel, metal, aviation, marine and defense industries.

MACHINE TOOLS WORLD, a monthly coming from the publishers of ENGINEERING REVIEW, the leading b2b engineering magazine since from last 14 years, is now creating value and building business for the manufacturing sector including machine tools & allied industries.

Machinery Lubrication India is the region’s only publication dedicated to Lubricants, Lubrication & Reliability. This publication is circulated bi-monthly to over 16000 subscribers in Indian subcontinent and the Middle East. This is the most preferred choice of advertisers for branding their products & services. Machinery Lubrication India is brought to you by the publication division of VAS Tribology Solutions (Asia’s only comprehensive lubrication services company) providing Lubrication enabled reliability services including training, consulting services, onsite fluid management programs and forensic investigation.

Published by Noria Corporation, for over 20 years Machinery Lubrication has been a trusted, solution-based source of information for reliability professionals pursuing lubrication best practices. Machinery Lubrication’s content deals with every aspect of lubrication-enabled reliability with each issue covering all six stages of the lubricant lifecycle.

Our focus at Maintenance and Engineering magazine is to encourage the pursuit of excellence in asset management, engineering maintenance and manufacturing.

Manufacturing Outlook is a leading business and technology magazine. Manufacturing Outlook is a guide for organizations that are looking to embark on a path that leads to improved functional efficiency. We strive to provide a platform that allows high-level executives in the manufacturing industry to share their insights, which will enable business leaders and start-up ecosystems to leverage manufacturing trends and provide a better understanding of the manufacturing sector and achieve business goals in an effective manner.

Manufacturing Technology Insights helps industrial manufacturers focus their investments towards developing technology platforms and new operating models that can take their organisation to new heights and integrate their customers' operations.

MOBIUSCONNECT®is the customizable community-based platform for maintenance and reliability professionals, facilitating collaboration and continuing education across the industry - worldwide. The MOBIUS CONNECT platform features a live feed where industrial reliability, maintenance, and CBM    practitioners can share and engage with their colleagues. The platform is connected to the RELIABILITY CONNECT® and CBM CONNECT® English and Spanish knowledge-bases that contain the industry’s largest resource of tips, webinars, articles, videos, and advice that will allow leaders and practitioners to make their facilities safe and productive. In addition, MOBIUS CONNECT also includes the CBM + RELIABILITY CONNECT® Live Training Conferences hosted all over the world, and local COMMUNITY CONNECT™ groups.

As a nonprofit trade association founded in 1933 by pioneers of the lubricating grease industry, the National Lubricating Grease Institute (NLGI) was established with the goal of providing education, scientific and technical information, expert advice, profitable partnerships and a global forum for ideas and innovation. The mission of the organization is “to provide resources relevant to the needs of the global grease community.” Learn more at www.NLGI.org  

NobleNet is a dynamic new professional network designed exclusively for STEM markets. Established in 2020 by fellow STEM professionals, it offers fast, free networking, more relevant content, and great sourcing opportunities. We welcome everyone with interests in these rapidly changing and converging sectors, from students to CEO’s. Basic membership is free.


Noria has been empowering world-class lubrication-enabled reliability programs across a wide variety of industries for more than two decades. Our approach has changed how organizations manage and monitor lubricants for maintaining optimum reliability and safety. We are the trusted advisor to the world’s leading organizations, providing world-class training, technical consulting, lubrication program development and analysis and failure investigations. Alongside our engineering consulting and training initiatives, Noria includes robust publishing and events divisions.

Oil and Gas Advancement is an information centric knowledge sharing platform focused on the latest news in the B2B oil and gas sector bringing to our audiences B2B updates on upstream, downstream, pipeline and transport categories providing information on the latest projects and developments.

OilDoc is one of the worldwide leading providers of seminars, in-house and online training programs and consulting regarding professional lubrication, wear & oil condition monitoring, pro-active maintenance, tribology and lubricant analyses. Biannually OilDoc hosts the OilDoc Conference & Exhibition which attracts 450+ engineers, researchers, experts and scientists from all over the world. All OilDoc events are known for high practical benefits, great networking and professional organization.

PRECONLUB provides a forum to the industrial community where the latest advances, new methodologies and technologies can be obtained in the areas of Maintenance 4.0, Reliability, Asset Management, Predictive Maintenance and condition monitoring in real time.

STLE is the premier technical society serving the needs of more than 13,000 industry professionals and 250 organizations that comprise the tribology and lubrication engineering business sector. We offer our members industry-specific education and training, professional resources, technical information, certification programs and career development.

Published five times a year, Storage Terminals Magazine is the premium business magazine for executives, technicians, engineers and all professionals working in the global bulk liquids storage industry.

With its high level content, industry expert contributions and unparalleled global news coverage, Storage Terminals Magazine gives you the information you need to make your business run smoother, safer and more profitably.

Tank News International is a trusted resource focused on equipping members of the tank storage and logistics industry’s with up-to-date and relevant content.  Tank News International is run by a group of established tank industry professionals and has become the ‘go-to’ resource for those who work within the storage terminal, tank container, road tanker, shipping, port and rail industries.

Tank Storage Association (TSA) is an industry-based organisation whose members are dedicated to the professional provision of third-party bulk liquid storage in the UK.

The Dutch Lubricants Association (VSN) is founded in 1952. It represents 90% of the lubricants industry in the Netherlands. The VSN aspires to create a healthy business climate and is aiming at a level playing field for the whole lubricants industry. Cooperation with other (European) partners is important in this regard.

The VSN provides for its members:

  • The publication of the trade journal De Smeeroliekroniek; this identifies technical and policy developments;
  • The organization of the Benelux Lubricating Oil Congress. This annual congress is alternately organized by the VSN and the Belgian sister organization LAB and attracts many interested parties from home and abroad.
  • The organization of the Tribology Course; the course in this field in our industry.

Tribonet is a web-based project devoted to the research and technology development in the field of Tribology & Lubrication. Tribonet publishes high quality popular science articles, covering the most interesting news and developments in the field. 

UEIL (the Union of the European Lubricants Industry) represents the interests of the lubricants industry in Europe, with a special focus on SMEs and independent companies that produce lubricants and metal processing fluids essential for the automotive and industrial sectors.

The German Lubricant Industry Association V. (VSI) is an association of all major manufacturers of automotive and industrial lubricants in Germany. With 81 member companies, the VSI represents over 90% of the German lubricants industry. In addition to large, multinational oil companies, our members are many small and medium-sized companies.