The Research & Development centre at Khopoli, Dist. Raigad in Maharashtra is equipped with state of art facilities & modern equipments required for developing lubricants as per the latest technology & also as per customer requirements. The testing of lubricants is carried out as per ASTM, IP, BIS Standards. The R & D centre is managed by a team of professional scientists & headed by Dr. V.K. Chhatwal, Executive Vice President who has over 30 years of experience in developing high performance Automotive, Industrial & Synthetic lubricants in the R & D center of a reputed Public Sector petroleum Company.
The R&D centre has recently developed the following class of lubricants:
Solvent / Oil based rust preventive oils with additives of improved chemistry.
Washable knitting oils for circulating knitting machines especially for cotton, polyster, nylon etc.
Polyalkylene Glycol based Griding Fluids with improved surface finish.
Synthetic / semi- synthetic heat transfer fluids, refrigeration oils.
UNITRACK- 20W: a universal tractor transmission / hydraulic oil for wet brake system.
The scientists at R&D centre have the required expertise & experience for developing new product formulations & also to develop lubricants / specialties products as per customer’s requirements.