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ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - SpectraSyn™ MaX PAO: low viscosity, low volatility

To help automakers meet their fuel economy and energy efficency goals, lubricant formulators strive to produce ever lower viscosity oils without compromising performance. Now there's a solution: groundbreaking SpectraSyn MaX polyalphaolefin (PAO) synthetic base stocks. (read more)

ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - Making Wind Turbine Lubricants

Challenges: Manufacturing lubricants for the wind industry provides plenty of opportunities - and challenges. To compete in the marketplace, your lubricants must meeting increasing demand for long drain intervals and reliable performance in extreme conditions, especially in low temperatures. They must handle larger loads from larger turbines in smaller gear boxes. (read more)

ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - Synthetic transmission oil for electric vehicles

The growing market for electric vehicles (EV) has significantly impacted the transmission lubricant industry. Automotive original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) are making massive investments in developing EV technology. There's no doubt that EVs are here and growing fast:

  • 70% EV sales growth 2018 vs 2017
  • 30+ OEMs with EV models
  • 50% of 2040 vehicle s...
(read more)
ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - Making Industrial Gear Oil

Challenge: Gear systems today are increasingly complex, with highly accurate cut teeth and finely finished surfaces. They're also smaller, placing higher loads on the teeth and bearings. These loads, along with vibration and shock loading, can cause frequent gear pitting (particularly micropitting) in surface-hardened gears. And the systems run at higher temperatures. (read more)

ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - Making Automotive Gear Oil

Challenge: Formulators creating axle and transmission fluids for heavy-duty vehicles must achieve a delicate balance: reduce emissions by improving fuel economy through lower viscosity while maintaining - and even improving - fluids durability and wear protection. Oil drain intervals have evolved from 100K KM to the 300K-500K KM range, with targets now set at 1M KM. (read more)

ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - High Viscosity Polyalphaolefins

Today's lubricant marketplace demands enhanced performance capabilities, improved flow at low temperature and better durability. SpectranSyn Hi Vis (High Viscosity) PAO (polyalphaolefins) feature low-temperature properties, low volatility and improved thermal stability. Their high viscosity indices translate into improved flow at low temperatures and increased film thickness at high temp... (read more)

ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - Low Viscosity Polyalphaolefins

To meet ever-increasing performance demands in the evolving marketplace, formulators use SpectraSyn Lo Vis PAO synthetic base stocks- available in viscosity grades from 2 to 10 cSt - to grain better low-temperature properties, low volatility and improved oxidative stability compared to mineral oil base stocks. (read more)

ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - Alkylated Naphthalene

Customers today expect lubricants to perform even in extreme conditions. To help you meet these expectations, Synesstic alkylated naphthalene (AN) base stocks are designed to empower lubricants to deliver durability and optimum performance in many operating environments. (read more)

ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - Esters

To help formulators meeting increasing demand for high lubricant performance and long product life, we offer a full line of Esterex esters, which includes adipate, neopolyol, phthalate and trimellitate esters. Esteres esters are well suited for a wide range of applications, including automotive, textile, industrial aviation, turbine and compressor lubricants (read more)

ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - Electric Vehicle Fluids

Hybrid and electric vehicles bring new requirements for electrical and thermal properties in lubricants. Our scientists are creating breakthrough synthetic base stock formulations that meet the needs of this expanding market. (read more)

ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - Synthetic grease

Challenges: Manufacturing grease for automotive and industrial markets provides plenty of opportunities and challenges. Greases are complex, multiphase systems that must:

  • Stay in place during intermittent or constant operation
  • Seal against contamination and moisture
  • Lubricate machine elements, such as bearings, gears, slideways and joints
(read more)
ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - Making Engine Oils

Challenges: To meet the global challenge of reducing CO2 emissions, today’s engine oils are evolving to be lower in viscosity, which can improve overall fuel efficiency. Despite the trend toward smaller engines and harsher engine environments, these engine oils must still deliver better performance and improved wear protection. Whether you’re formulating engine oils fo... (read more)

ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - Low Viscosity Engine Oil

To meet the growing demand for engine oils with better low-temperature properties, low volatility, and improved thermal and oxidative stability, formulators use our low-viscosity SpectraSyn™ polyalphaolefin (PAO) base stocks to boost performance of mineral oil formulations. (read more)

ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - PureSyn Hydrogenated Polyolefins for personal care

PureSyn™ 2, 4 and 6 hydrogenated isoparaffinic hydrocarbon fluids — INCI hydrogenated poly (c6-c14) olefins — are ideal for use in formulations for personal care products. They’re a unique class of premium, high-purity fluids with features that set them apart from other hydrocarbon fluids such as mineral oils, petrolatum and polybutene. (read more)

ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - Elevast™ polyolefin fluid

ExxonMobil Elevast™ polymer modifiers are specialty hydrocarbon fluids designed to enhance the performance and processability of a broad range of polymer systems and applications. (read more)

ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - Get to know Jack Hazel

Get to know Jack Hazel, Synthetics Market Development Manager. (read more)

ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - Energizing Innovators Newsletter: Issue 6, 2020

Here’s the latest issue of Energizing Innovators, a newsletter providing expert insights into the synthetic lubricants industry. (read more)

ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - An Introduction To ExxonMobil Chemical Base Stocks

Our broad portfolio of advanced technology synthetic base stocks deliver the blending flexibility you need to formulate innovative lubricants for today's demanding marketplace. (read more)

ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - Making synthetic grease

Challenges: Manufacturing grease for automotive and industrial markets provides plenty of opportunities and challenges. Greases are complex, multiphase systems that must:

  • Stay in place during intermittent or constant operation
  • Seal against contamination and moisture
  • Lubricate machine elements, such as bearings, gears, slideways and joints
(read more)
ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - Sacrifice wear protection for energy efficiency?

Learn how increasing the use of synthetic base stocks can help lower industrial energy consumption in this series of tests by the Institute of Energy of the University of Porto (INEGI) — commissioned by ExxonMobil. (read more)

ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - Heavy Duty Transmission Fluids

Energy efficiency is becoming more critical than ever in the heavy-duty market. Through enhanced wear protection at lower viscosity, our advanced synthetic base stocks help finished lubricants meet evolving emissions regulations while increasing drain intervals even at high temperatures. (read more)

ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - Coninuously variable transmission fluids

CVT fluids must provide balanced frictional properties for desirable performance in the belt-and-pulley system, bearings, clutch and torque converter. Customers also expect oxidative and shear stability, along with low-temperature performance. Our synthetic base stocks have demonstrated superiority to mineral-based oils in these and other performance areas. (read more)

ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - Automatic Transmission Fluids (ATF)

To be competitive, ATF lubricants need enhanced durability, providing wear protection at lower viscosity as well as oxidative and shear stability even in extreme temperatures. That’s why more formulators are relying on our advanced synthetic base stocks for improved performance capabilities compared to mineral-based oils. (read more)

ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - Making Transmission Lubricants

How we can help: Our advanced synthetic base stocks and world-class formulation expertise help transmission lubricant manufacturers meet the needs of today’s – and tomorrow’s – drivetrains. (read more)

ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - Upgrade Mineral Oil to Synthetic Lubricants

SpectraSyn™ Low Vis PAO is used for upgrading mineral oil base stocks and creating a variety of synthetic and synthetic-blend lubricants. (read more)

ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - ExxonMobil synthetic base stock solutions

ExxonMobil is committed to creating a stable and secure supply of synthetic base stocks on a global scale. Take a brief look at our Baytown synthetic base stock manufacturing unit to see how we do it (read more)

ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - High-performance metallocene polyalphaolefin

Benefits

  • Viscosity index range, for high performance at a wide temperature range
  • Shear stability, for long drain intervals
  • Low-temperature properties, for cold-start capability and fluidity
(read more)
ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - Synthetic Wind Turbine Gear Oil

Wind turbine power generation capacity and turbine size are both increasing, which drives wind power’s competitiveness by reducing the levelized cost of electricity. However, increasing power generation increases the loads on the gearbox and bearings, which increases the stress on the lubricants needed to protect the equipment. (read more)

ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - Low Volatility and Low-temp. Synthetic Basestocks

Polyalphaolefin plus - SpectraSyn Plus™ PAO is an advanced low-viscosity synthetic fluid that sets a benchmark for low volatility and low-temperature fluidity to produce more advanced lubricants. (read more)

ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - Automotive and industrial lubricants

Lubricants formulated with Synesstic AN can be more stable and higher performing.

Benefits

  • Increased thermal and oxidative stability
  • Increased hydrolytic stability
  • Good additive solvency
  • Seal compatibility
(read more)
ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - Viscosity Boosting Synthetic Base Oil

SpectraSyn™ Hi Vis PAO is used to increase base stock viscosity and upgrade lubricant quality with blend components especially suited for industrial oils requiring high stability under harsh operating conditions. (read more)

ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - Synthetic lubricant base stocks formulations guide

Formulators using synthetic base stocks are being asked to create more sophisticated and advanced lubricants every day. This guide can provide a head start in developing lubricant formulations and offers assistance in making the best base stock choices for many lubricant applications.

Get your Synthetic Base Stocks Formulations Guide! (read more)

ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - The importance of oxidative stability

Whitepaper: The enhanced oxidative stability of metallocene polyalphaolefin base stocks (read more)

ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - Wind Turbine Grease

As wind turbines increase in size they are utilizing centralized grease distribution systems for their main and pitch bearings, especially in extreme temperatures and remote locations. Your customers demand grease that lasts longer and performs better, minimizing maintenance costs while maximizing equipment reliability and productivity. (read more)

ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - ExxonMobil increases synthetic base stock capacity

ExxonMobil is responding to customer needs by significantly increasing low viscosity polyalphaolefin synthetic base stocks production capacity and further improving the reliability of its global supply chain network. (read more)

ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - Measuring energy efficiency and wear protection

Why sacrifice wear protection for energy efficiency ?
To help lower industrial energy consumption, lubricant formulators have increased their use of synthetic base stocks, which have been known to improve energy efficiency. But limited test data existed to measure this improvement.
That’s why ExxonMobil commissioned a series of tests at the Institute of Energy of... (read more)

ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - Tianjin Sure Energy uses SpectraSyn Elite™ mPAO

Tianjin Sure Energy extends equipment life and reduces wind turbine maintenance with SpectraSyn Elite™ mPAO (read more)

ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - Energy Efficiency Study In Industrial Gear Oils

To help lower industrial energy consumption, lubricant formulators have increased their use of synthetic base stocks, which have been known to improve energy efficiency. But limited test data existed to measure this improvement. (read more)

ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - Synthetic Lubricant Base Stocks Formulation Guide

The guide provides a handy reference source to quickly identify the performance characteristics of ExxonMobil Chemical's entire family of synthetic base stocks - SpectraSyn™, SpectraSyn Plus™ Polyalphaolefins (PAO) and SpectraSyn Elite™ metallocene polyalphaolefins (mPAO), Synesstic™alkylated naphthalene (AN) and Esterex™ esters. (read more)

ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - Advanced Synthetic PAO Base Oils

SpectraSyn Elite™ metallocene polyalphaolefin (mPAO) base oil is a high-performance, high-viscosity polyalphaolefin (PAO) available in three grades - 300, 150 and 65 cSt Well-suited for industrial oils requiring high stability under severe operating conditions, can be used with lower-viscosity (PAO, mineral oils) for a wide range of industrial and automotive lubricants and greases. (read more)

ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks - ExxonMobil Synthetics Offers Formulation Solutions

ExxonMobil Synthetics Provides Broad Formulation Solutions to Help Meet Lube Marketer Challenges

• Deeper emphasis on helping customers formulate solutions for faster commercialization

• Superior customer experience through deeper end-use application expertise

• Enhanced website includes technical videos, how-to whitepapers, test cases and more (read more)

News articles and press releases for ExxonMobil Chemical Company – Synthetic Base Stocks:

01/06/2020

ExxonMobil Chemical Company has appointed Synergy Additives Company S.A. de C.V. as an authorized distributor to solely represent and market its Group IV and Group V synthetics base stock portfolio in Mexico, Central America, and the Caribbean.

01/06/2020

Explore expert insights into the synthetic lubricants industry with our Energizing Innovators newsletter. Enjoy technical videos, white papers, case studies and more!

07/23/2019

ExxonMobil is responding to customer needs by significantly increasing low viscosity polyalphaolefin synthetic base stocks production capacity and further improving the reliability of its global supply chain network.

07/11/2019

Newsletter featuring articles, videos, how to's, case studies and product overviews. Ideal for those formulating or marketing synthetic lubricants