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    Would you like to Sponsor a UKLA event in 2018?

    Sponsoring a UKLA event gets your company name and logo seen at a range of high profile events in the UKLA calendar. These events are widely attended by key industry players from the UK, Europe and beyond and offer sponsors … Continue reading 

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    General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) 2018

    7th February 2018

    Data protection law is changing. From 25th May 2018 the new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) places more stringent legally-binding obligations and responsibilities on those who capture, store, process and manage personalised information that can identify individuals such as … Continue reading 

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    Certificate of Lubricant Competence – Full 2018 Certification Course Commences

    22nd February 2018

    The first module in our CLC programme looks at EXPLORATION & REFINING Covering the basic geology and formation of oil bearing strata, the geographical distribution of known oil reserves, the history of exploration, the formation of the Major Oil companies … Continue reading 

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    CLC Module 2 – Base Oil Types and Characteristics

    22nd March 2018

    Concentrating on the way refining and crude oil origin defines the characteristics and properties of the resulting base oil and their subsequent best use. Covering areas such as Pour Point, Volatility, Oxidation Stability and the advantages and disadvantages of base … Continue reading 

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    UKLA RAF Lunch 2018 in Association with Moove Lubricants

    Friday 16th March 2018

    We are delighted to confirm that Moove Lubricants are the Headline Sponsor of the 2018 RAF Lunch.       THIS EVENT IS NOW SOLD OUT WITH A WAITING LIST IN OPERATION Please contact Debs Grigg  at the UKLA Secretariat … Continue reading 

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    European Committee Update Meeting

    Friday 16th March 2018

    Come and hear the UKLA representatives who sit on the UEIL Committees on your behalf present an update on the committees work.  You will hear from the Technical and Competition Committees as well as the Health, Safety and Environment Committee … Continue reading 

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    CLC Module 3 – Basic Tribology

    26th April 2018

    This course module is designed to give a basic understanding of concepts such as ElastoHydroDynamic Lubrication, Boundary Lubrication and Extreme pressure conditions. This module also covers Anti-Wear, Fretting Corrosion and Tool Life in the context of the later course elements. … Continue reading 

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    Aston Martin Experience, Factory Tour and Networking Lunch

    Thursday 17th May 2018

    The day is held in two sessions and you can choose to join either the morning or the afternoon session. Places are limited to 20 for each session and will be run as follows: Factory Tour, Test Drive and networking … Continue reading 

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    CLC Module 4 – Lubricant Additives

    24th May 2018

    An explanation of the basic additives used in the various categories of lubricants, their chemistry at a simplistic level, their function and their performance in respect of the Tribology covered in the previous element. This should not only relate to … Continue reading 

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    CLC Module 5 – Automotive Lubricants

    28th June 2018

    An enormous topic covering not only engine oils for both gasoline and diesel engines, but transmission and hydraulic applications in addition. Following on from the additive module this session will highlight the application of the different additive chemistries, relating both … Continue reading 

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    UKLA Golf Day

    14th June 2018

    The 2018 UKLA Golf Day will once more be held at The Mere, Knutsford. Further details to follow.

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    CLC Module 6 – Industrial Lubricants

    19th July 2018

    A comprehensive look at Hydraulic and Circulatory, Gear Oils, Open Gears, Slideway Oils etc. including particularly the importance of viscosity, and additive selection and relating strongly to both the Tribology and Additive elements. Basic guidance on selection of the correct … Continue reading 

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    CLC Module 7 – Greases

    13th September 2018

    A science in itself, the use of grease, its different manufacturing considerations, additive types and the basic terminologies of Consistency, Penetration, Drop Point etc. are covered. Presented by Dr Julian Wilkinson, RS Clare and held at the Hilton Hotel, Leicester

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    UKLA Northern Lunch

    14th September 2018

    The 2018 Northern Lunch will be held at the Radisson Edwardian Blu at Manchester’s Free Trade Hall. Please contact the Secretariat for more details.

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    CLC Module 8 – Metalworking

    18th October 2018

    Metalworking Fluids have become an increasingly important part of the product portfolio of most lubricant companies. This element explores the basic differences in chemistry and application between neat and watermix fluids, explains emulsions and emulsifiers at a simplistic level, covers … Continue reading 

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    UKLA Annual Dinner 2018

    Wednesday 7th November 2018

    Please go to the UKLA Annual Dinner Page for more details

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    CLC Module 9 – Health, Safety and the Environment

    22nd November 2018

    This module covers the evolution of the Health and Safety of ingredients, risk assessment and a hands-on workshop to practice the technique. Risks from heavy metals, such as lead, together with the associated risks of using certain chemical components in … Continue reading 

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    CLC Module 10 – 2018 Certification Session

    6th December 2018

    The final module includes a one and half-hour comprehensive examination, covering all the work covered in each module and an industry related final lecture, by a senior industry presenter. The day concludes with a formal presentation to students of the … Continue reading 

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