Latest updates

Latest updates

  • 07/10/2016 13:36

    To better serve current and future customers in the USA and Canada, Nynas will extend its storage capacity and distribution network for naphthenic specialty oils with a depot in New Jersey, North East USA.
  • 09/09/2016 12:07

    10.30am on Friday 16th September, 2016 at The Palace Hotel, Manchester.
  • 30/06/2016 12:32

    Nynas is one of the leading international suppliers of specialty oils for the manufacture of industrial lubricants. So it was pretty much to be expected to be present – both as an exhibitor and as sponsor – at the biggest and most important German lubricants event over the year.
  • 15/06/2016 13:54

    In connection with the 71st STLE Annual Meeting and Exhibition, Jinxia Li from Nynas was presented with the prestigious Walter D. Hodson Award.
  • 26/05/2016 13:07

    A large number of participants from leading Japanese suppliers of metalworking fluids and greases attended when Nynas organised a future-oriented seminar about lubricants.
  • 17/05/2016 13:16

    For more than 40 years, Nynas has provided specialty naphthenic oils for greases, industrial lubricants and metalworking fluids. High solvency and excellent low temperature properties make these oils suitable for many applications.
  • 25/08/2015 13:33

    Since its formation in 1985, Nynas GmbH has grown to become a leading supplier of naphthenic oils in Germany. Its success is built on a strong local presence combined with Nynas’ global supply and support network.
  • 13/04/2015 11:26

    As more than a quarter of Western European Group I capacity is set to disappear, Nynas is offering a new range of oil products that mimic the performance characteristics of Group I oil.
  • 13/04/2015 11:15

    Greases that perform well whether hot or cold can be made by blending paraffinic and naphthenic base stocks. Researchers at Nynas' grease lab show how blends help overcome the challenge of formulating grease for a wide temperature range.
  • 30/03/2015 11:42

    Nynas has developed a new online Product Finder for base oils and refrigeration oils. The Product Finder web app works on any device and will help customers easily find the oil that matches their needs.
  • 17/03/2015 11:45

    In a study entitled "Blends: Friends or Foes?" Nynas researchers argue that the lubrication industry has a lot to gain from promoting base oil blends for grease formulations.
  • 02/02/2015 11:58

    Nynas’s Karin Hennung, who works with Product HSE in Business Development, recently gave presentations at two conferences – in the Netherlands and the US – about the regulatory developments impacting the industrial lubricants industry
  • 03/11/2014 13:01

    We at Nynas believe that the changing base oil landscape will increase demand for naphthenics.
  • 03/11/2014 12:56

    To better support its customers, Nynas has hired a new Senior Technical Coordinator in Naphthenics – Thomas Norrby. A former R&D manager for Statoil Lubricants, Thomas has a long history in the lubricants industry. He takes a moment to explain some major shifts in the business and why oil companies and universities can have a win-win relationship.
  • 03/11/2014 12:53

    A new advanced pilot plant at Nynas’ oil refinery in Nynäshamn will help boost the company’s product development, offering customers products that are better adapted to their applications. "Now, we have increased capacity for optimising our products and processes, and we can develop new solutions. This will benefit our customers in the end," comments Tova Schmidt, Manager of the Process Technology Group in Nynäshamn.
  • 03/11/2014 12:50

    H. Ernest Henderson, President K&E Petroleum Consulting, LLC, gives his view on the growing market for specialised oils.
  • 20/10/2014 13:46

    Thomas Norrby has joined Nynas as a Senior Technical Coordinator Naphthenics. He brings more than 16 years of experience in the lubricant industry, including working as R&D manager for Statoil Lubricants for most of that time. In his new role, Thomas will be working as a technical expert, giving support to Nynas’ customers in the areas of industrial lubricants and metalworking fluids, where an increased interest on naphthenic oils have been seen in the last few years.
  • 03/07/2014 13:53

    Nynas took possession of a base oil plant and its associated production units from Shell Deutschland Oil at the Harburg refinery on 1 January 2014 in Hamburg, Germany. The takeover of the base oil plant was the first step towards establishing a new core site for Nynas, with annual production of specialty oils of up to 350,000 tonnes. This will represent a forty percent increase in Nynas's supply capability of naphthenic specialty oils.

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