Vickers Oils steps in to support Princess Royal’s Medical Charity on Lake Victoria.
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Vickers Oils steps in to support Princess Royal’s Medical Charity on Lake Victoria.

MV JUBILEE HOPE, the only dedicated medical vessel situated on Lake Victoria, needed to go for dry dock in May and urgently required lubricant for the stern tube repair. HYDROX 21 was quickly identified as the most suitable product to support the dry docking.   It was necessary to air freight HYDROX 21 at short notice…

Successful collaboration with Marquis Oil for VICKERLUBE FG range
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Successful collaboration with Marquis Oil for VICKERLUBE FG range

Marquis Oil in Malaysia is an authorised distributor of our VICKERLUBE FG range of food grade lubricants and greases. Established in 2011, Marquis Oil is a lubricant, protective coatings, and cleaning chemical products distribution company in Malaysia in the industrial diesel and marine sectors. Venturing in the food grade sector, Marquis Oil collaborated with Vickers…

Congratulations to Ian Bowmer for completing ‘Stepped out for S6’
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Congratulations to Ian Bowmer for completing ‘Stepped out for S6’

Congratulations to Ian Bowmer who ‘stepped out for S6’ to raise money for the Sheffield food bank. Sheffield Food bank noticed an increase in the need for and usage of the local food bank as more people experienced difficulties during the pandemic. To support the Sheffield food bank, Ian Bowmer, Business development manager (Food Grade)…

Vickers Oils appoint Nick Clague as the new Technical Director
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Vickers Oils appoint Nick Clague as the new Technical Director

Vickers Oils are pleased to announce the appointment of Nick Clague as the new Technical Director. Nick Clague succeeds Chris Wholley who took over the position of managing director at Vickers Oils earlier this year. With over 20 years of experience, Nick has worked on developing industrial additives including, heavy duty diesel additives and has…

Supporting the need of the hour
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Supporting the need of the hour

Supporting The Mission to Seafarers in launching – Digital Chaplaincy – ‘Chat to a Chaplain’ messenger service Vickers Oils are proud to sponsor the digital chaplaincy’ support service for seafarers launched by The Mission to Seafarers, a maritime welfare charity in partnership with  International Christian Maritime Association (ICMA). Seafaring is stressful at the best of…

Vickers Oils Tank wagon on the track of the Great Central Railway- A journey of how it came about
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Vickers Oils Tank wagon on the track of the Great Central Railway- A journey of how it came about

The Great Central Railway is the only preserved heritage steam railway in the country with a double track main line which travels between Loughborough and Leicester. It originally ran from Sheffield to London Marylebone till the 1960s.  In 1975, the Great Central Railway was trying to purchase an Oil Tank Wagon from British Rail but…

And the story continues….
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And the story continues….

Last month we shared a story of how a goodwill gesture helped a customer in need in these crucial times. Read the story here (‘People matter’ lies at the heart of Vickers Oils). Today we are sharing the customer’s side of this story! “We are setting up a very small-scale alpaca-fibre carding plant. As part…

In conversation with…
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In conversation with…

Peter Vickers, Chairman of Vickers Oils, talks to Lube Magazine about the history of the company, its values and ethos, the journey of becoming the world’s first company to formulise, develop and commercialise sterntube EALs (environmentally acceptable lubricants), its sustainable manufacturing practices, and growth plans. Read here the full interview : In conversation with.. Vickers…

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