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August 29, 2015 4:19 AM ET

Chemicals

Company Overview of The Lubrizol Corporation

Company Overview

The Lubrizol Corporation a specialty chemical company, produces and supplies technologies that improve the performance of its customer’s products in the transportation, industrial, and consumer markets worldwide.This segment also offers additives for driveline oils, including automatic transmission fluids, gear oils, and tractor lubricants; and industrial additives, such as additives for hydraulic, grease, and metalworking fluids, as well as compressor lubricants. In addition, it provides additive components and viscosity modifiers; and outsourcing services for supply chain and knowledge center management. This segment primarily serves global and regional oil companies, refineries, and lubri...

29400 Lakeland Boulevard

Wickliffe, OH 44092-2298

United States

Founded in 1928

7,000 Employees

Phone:

440-943-4200

Fax:

440-943-5337

Key Executives for The Lubrizol Corporation

Executive Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, President and Chairman of Executive Committee
Age: 60
Co-Founder
Co-Founder
Co-Founder
Co-Founder
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

The Lubrizol Corporation Key Developments

The Lubrizol Corporation Launches New Hyperdispersant Reactor at Ohio Facility

The Lubrizol Corporation announced the launch of a new hyperdispersant reactor at its facility in Avon Lake, Ohio. The unit will be used for the manufacture of Solsperse hyperdispersants. Through excellent dispersion stability, Solsperse hyperdispersants enable premium levels of appearance and performance while driving improvements to manufacturing efficiency and quality in the production of a wide range of paints, coatings, colorants and inks. The launch follows recent expansion of hyperdispersant capacity in Europe. Taken together, the recent actions in the US and Europe will significantly increase Lubrizol's ability to produce Solsperse hyperdispersants to meet growing demand worldwide. The addition of the new reactor required additional operator resources as well, growing the number of employees at the Avon Lake facility by 5%.

The Lubrizol Corporation Launches New Hyperdispersant Reactor at Ohio Facility

The Lubrizol Corporation has announced the launch of a new hyperdispersant reactor at it's facility in Avon Lake, Ohio. The unit will be used for the manufacture of Solsperse hyperdispersants. Through excellent dispersion stability, Solsperse hyperdispersants enable premium levels of appearance and performance while driving improvements to manufacturing efficiency and quality in the production of a wide range of paints, coatings, colorants and inks. The launch follows recent expansion of hyperdispersant capacity in Europe. Taken together, the recent actions in the US and Europe will significantly increase Lubrizol's ability to produce Solsperse hyperdispersants to meet growing demand worldwide.

The Lubrizol Corporation Expands Center of Excellence in Blackley, UK

The Lubrizol Corporation has announced that its performance coatings business has expanded one of its European Formulations & Applications Centers of Excellence in Blackley, in the UK. In addition to a formulations and applications technical team, the Blackley facility also comprises R&D of hyperdispersants and is a central location for all European and emerging markets commercial activities. The facility is dedicated to synthesizing, formulating and testing dispersant technologies for diverse coatings and explores unique solutions for resins, binders and surface modification.

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