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World Day for Safety

Total Lubricants marks World Day for Safety and Health at Work with special events

Total Lubricants joined forces with contractors, partners and stakeholders to host a series of events focused on staying safe and well...


Automechanika Birmingham 2019

Why you should visit Automechanika Birmingham 2019

Automechanika Birmingham is one of the largest automotive exhibitions in the UK. With hundreds of automotive exhibitors and thousands of attendees, here’s why you should visit.

Total Styrelf® Bitumen M62 Mersey Gateway

Total Bitumen completes M62 and Mersey Gateway projects

Total Bitumen recently celebrated the completion of two high-profile projects in northern England; the M62 J30-31 Surface Regeneration and Mersey Gateway toll bridge surfacing.

Total Commercial Vehicle Show 2019

Your guide to The Commercial Vehicle Show 2019

Learn more about the UK’s biggest commercial vehicle expo, the Commercial Vehicle Show, and the products and services Total is bringing to the event. 

What are the differences between synthetic oil and mineral oil?

What are the differences between synthetic oil and mineral oil?

Composition, benefits, limitations: everything you need to know about the differences between synthetic and mineral oils and lubricants.

Truck with RUBIA engine oil

Total Lubricants looks forward to Commercial Vehicle Show 2019

Total Lubricants is once again exhibiting at the CV Show, where it will showcase its range of products and value-added services to fleet managers and truck and van operators.


Folia Metalworking Brazil GKN

How Folia metalworking fluids transformed manufacturing for GKN Driveline

Find out more about FOLIA with a real-world case study. Used by GKN Driveline in Brazil, see the real-world implications and advantages of using a water-based industrial lubricant.

Total YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships

Your guide to the YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships 2019

Total is partnering with the HSBC BWF World Tour Super 100 badminton category. It’s coming to the UK, 6th - 10th March, with the YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships.

Total TIG 6 manufacturing maintenance lubrication planning

How Total TIG 6 maintenance and lubrication planning helps manufacturing succeed

If you’re a fleet or plant manager, chances are you have to constantly respond to the challenge of improving the efficiency and performance of your operations.

What is the viscosity grade of a motor oil?

Motor oil viscosity grades explained

5W30, 15W40, 10W40 – we’ve all encountered designations like these when choosing engine lubricants, but what do they mean and why do they matter when choosing motor oil? These figures represent the engine oil’s viscosity grade, which is the lubricant’s level of fluidity and efficiency at low and high temperatures. In this guide, we look at the various types of vehicle lube grades and what they mean – here are viscosity grades explained.