Q8Oils’ state-of-the-art blending plant in Antwerp is one of largest and most technically advanced lubricant production facilities in Europe. With a multi-million Euro investment completion, the plant has a blending capacity which is scalable up to 250 million litres per annum. It enjoys excellent access to the UK and mainland Europe by highway, rail and sea. The river jetty can accommodate ships of up to 5,000 tonnes, and with 24 base oil and 42 additive tanks respectively, the plant can efficiently produce the widest range of finished lubricant products of any blending plant in Europe. Furthermore, the mega-blend vessel can manufacture batches up to 400,000 litres and the filling hall is equipped with both semi and fully automatic filling lines. Q8Oils’ stringent in-house quality control procedures and world-class technical development capabilities are additionally complemented by ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and RC 14001 certification. This makes the lubricant blending plant one of the largest and most technologically advanced of its kind in Europe.
Q8Oils Antwerp blending plant is chosen as the pre-event site tour for the 2017 European Base Oils and Lubricants Interactive Summit. This is one of the leading meeting places for the base oil producers and lubricant blender communities in Europe.
Today we will give you a picture tour of Q8Oils blending plant in Antwerp as a preview before the European Base Oils and Lubricants Interactive Summit in November 2017.