Posts for Energy

Mahler GR8 receives new Jenbacher J920 approval

Energy - q8oilshub - October 2, 2018

GE Jenbacher approved Q8 Mahler GR8 as the first high performance 0.8% S-Ash gas engine oil for the use in GE Jenbacher…

Continue Reading

Oxidation rating of used gas engine oils samples

Energy - q8oilshub - September 5, 2018

The oil drain interval of stationary gas engines differs from engine to engine. By analysing oil samples you can determine the oil…

Continue Reading

Gas Engines – Future developments for Q8 Mahler Oils

Energy - q8oilshub - February 14, 2018

Until the early 1980s there was no requirement for a group of lubricating oils specifically formulated for gas engines, despite the first…

Continue Reading

New OEM approval for Q8 Mahler GR & GR8 gas engine oils

Energy - q8oilshub - February 1, 2018

Q8 Mahler GR Field test proves long term oil stability  TEDOM approved Q8 Mahler GR as gas engine oil for the use…

Continue Reading

Gas Engines – Analytical tools, oil sample results and field testing

Energy - q8oilshub - January 25, 2018

The Q8Oils laboratories are equipped with an extensive range of analytical tools to determine performance and characteristics of newly formulated oils. Among…

Continue Reading

Gas Engines – Development of Q8 Mahler gas engine oils

Energy - q8oilshub - January 11, 2018

At the end of the 19th Century, those who operated stationary gas engines would have used a base lube oil without any…

Continue Reading

Gas Engines – A brief history from their beginning to today

Energy - q8oilshub - December 27, 2017

Sheffield’s Kelham Island Museum is home to a Crossley Gas Engine that had previously operated in a small rolling mill.  Supplied by…

Continue Reading

Q8Oils challenges gas engine operators with latest energy sector initiative

Energy - q8oilshub - November 22, 2017

After 20 years and millions of successful operating hours with the Q8 Mahler range of gas engine oils, leading manufacturing and engineering…

Continue Reading

Turbine oils for the long run & how to avoid varnishing in turbine oils

Energy - q8oilshub - September 28, 2017

The major challenges for gas and steam turbine oils is viscosity, oxidation and thermal stability. The Q8 Volta high performance turbine oils…

Continue Reading

Keeping your gas engine components clean

Energy - q8oilshub - September 20, 2017

The number of high efficiency engines on the market is increasing every year. These innovative systems are setting challenging requirements for oil…

Continue Reading

We are moving

Q8Oils HUB is moving and expanding.

From 01/06/2019 it will become part of the Expert Platform on our corporate website. We’re making this change to bring together all the articles and news from across Q8Oils in one place.

It means you’ll benefit from greater content with more news, views and technical advice from Q8Oils experts.

Thank you for following Q8Oils HUB. Click below to check out its new home on our Expert Platform.

Visit Expert Platform