The 13th ICIS Pan American Base Oils & Lubricants Conference :: Sponsor Profiles The 13th ICIS Pan American Base Oils & Lubricants Conference :: Sponsor Profiles

Sponsor Profiles

Platinum Sponsor


BAPCO, wholly owned by the Government of Bahrain, is engaged in the oil industry including exploration, refining, distribution of petroleum products and natural gas, sales and exports of crude oil and refined products. The company owns a 260,000 barrel-a-day refinery, storage facilities and a marine terminal.

Gold Sponsor

ExxonMobil is a solutions-driven world leader in base stock production with over 135 years of experience. As one of the world’s largest suppliers of base stocks and a leading licensor of base stock technology, ExxonMobil is continually investing in state-of-the-art technology to develop the next generation of base stocks. With a robust network of refineries across three continents – North America, Asia, and Europe – ExxonMobil’s global reach ensures supply security, efficiency and cost-effective product distribution to customers. The company’s global slates of Group I and Group II base stocks provide a platform for efficiency by covering the majority of blender’s needs, helping them reduce operational complexity. ExxonMobil is committed to providing best-in-class solutions through its deep, long-term collaboration with its valued customers. For more information, visit:

Delegate Networking Lounge Sponsor

Neste offers lubricant blenders top quality group III base oils for engine oils, drive line and industrial applications. The extensive NEXBASE® formulation portfolio is created for their customers so that they can provide OEM’s, motorist and other end users the best lubrication solutions that work reliably in all conditions and are better for the environment.
Neste is a refining and marketing company, with a production focus on premium quality, lower-emission traffic fuels. The company produces a comprehensive range of major petroleum products and is the world’s leading supplier of renewable diesel, and one of the world’s leading suppliers of Group III base oil.

Delegate Refreshment Break Sponsor

Petro-Canada Lubricants blends and packages more than 350 different lubricants, specialty fluids and greases that are exported to more than 80 countries on six continents. Petro-Canada Lubricants specializes in products and services proven to maximize equipment performance, productivity and overall savings. From heavy duty engine oils to hydraulic fluids, automatic transmission fluids and gear oils and greases – Petro-Canada Lubricants is committed to delivering innovative solutions that deliver value and keep your business moving. HollyFrontier Corporation, through its subsidiary, owns Petro-Canada Lubricants Inc., whose Mississauga, Ontario facility produces 15,600 barrels per day of base oils and other specialized lubricant products, and owns a 37% interest (including a 2% general partner interest) in Holly Energy Partners, L.P

Lanyard Sponsor

Ergon, Inc., is the global, trusted leader in specialty base oils, with products sold in more than 90 countries. Committed to meeting present and future market needs for solvency and viscosity, the company continues to invest in its refineries, terminals and technical staff. Ergon offers industry-leading manufacturing practices, supply distribution, innovative solutions and products of the highest quality.
Founded in 1954, Ergon is built on a foundation of petroleum-related enterprises. A sophisticated crude oil processor, transporter and marketer of refined products, the company serves as a partner to customers worldwide.


Chevron Base Oils provides a global slate of premium Group II base oils. Our technically substitutable base oils, produced at multiple plants are made available from a network of regional supply hubs centrally located near the world’s largest lubricant markets. Our base oils are suitable for more than 90% of the world’s formulating needs for automotive and industrial lubricants. We work closely with lubricant manufacturers, additive companies, original equipment manufacturers and industry groups such as API, SAE, ILSAC and ACEA to advance industry standards that protect engine performance while enabling environmental compliance for new engine designs.

Fluid Solutions "Your preferred technology partner". Our expertise contains of revamping to green - field turnkey operations for Lube oil blending/Grease/ Resin manufacturing and Oil recycling solutions (with the usage of the Cyclon Plasma Tube Reactor – CPT Technology; patented exclusively by Fluid Solutions) for retrieving high quality base oil and usable secondary products. We provision flexible solutions and services globally: · Project design, Engineering (Basic/Detailed/ FEED), · Construction (EPC), · Key Equipment (Automatic Batch Blending (ABB), DDU, AMBB, ILB, SMB, Automation & pigging equipment). “Fluid Solutions holds 30+ years of experience in being your one stop solution provider.”

Becht Engineering is a specialty provider for the refinery, petrochemical, and chemical industries. Our personnel have supported troubleshooting, projects, maintenance and turnaround activities for worldwide companies.  Our Lubes consultants have over 25 year’s  experience within Owner & Licensor Organizations and, as a result, approach a project with an owners’ perspective.

ClipperData offers the industry’s most comprehensive database of base oils and lubricant additives cargo data for all U.S. imports and exports (along with all crude oil and petroleum products worldwide). ClipperData delivers unrivaled real-time transparency, tracking: bill date, port of discharge, grade, cargo description, vessel name, loading city declared, discharge city, declared country, weight, load port, load point, load date, offtake point, offtake port, offtake country, and consignee (imports). ClipperData holds exclusive partnerships with the U.S. Customs & Border Patrol and Inchcape Shipping Services, the world’s largest port agent. Find out more...

With 50+ years of experience, 100+ design studies conducted, and 500+ systems installed in 50+ countries, Emerson’s Blending and Transfer Solutions is the global expert in blending. Emerson is your one-stop-shop for all your needs including process engineering, automation consulting, turnkey system design, project execution, performance guarantees, and lifecycle services. Our solutions include Drum Decant Units, Batch Blending Vessels, Simultaneous Metered Blenders, In-Line Blenders, Piggable Systems, Grease Units, and Controls.

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