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Phil WrightPhil Wright to re-join WP Group as Sustainability Advisor.

New tankers Tankers spotted on their way to the FPS Expo.

Circle of excellence GoldWP Group’s ‘Sustainable Solutions for Growth’ wins ExxonMobil Circle of Excellence Gold award. The 2015 ExxonMobil programme saw distributors from Europe, Africa and the Middle East compete for recognition across an array of categories, including WP’s success in the ‘Best Shared Values Initiative’. 

DCD PicThe DatacenterDynamics EMEA Awards are part of a unique global series that provides worldwide recognition to outstanding individuals, teams and projects.  Celebrating innovation, leadership and ‘out of the box’ thinking, this ‘Oscars’ style event is the highlight of the data centre calendar, attended by industry leaders from across the EAME region. 

AOA2015 has been a busy year for the aviation industry with record numbers of passengers, developments on capacity and the implications of a new Government.  Supplying fuel to thousands of ground vehicles across the UK's largest airports, Airport Energy, A WP Group Company, provides a 'behind the scenes' service essential to operation.

Hosted by Natasha Kaplinsky, Airport Energy explore the challenges, innovative solutions and measures in airports and aviation.

sue dudleyWP announces the appointment of Sue Dudley as General Manager – Lubricants. Reporting to Darren Borras, WP Group Commercial Director; Sue takes up her new role in December to lead the further development of this strategic and ambitious business unit.

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The UK Government has delivered a clear message on energy usage through their mandatory ESOS energy assessment scheme, the aim of which is to ensure large companies identify cost-effective energy saving measures and reduce energy used in buildings, industrial processes and transport.

spectreThe newest trailer for James Bond Spectre was released this morning and it looks absolutely brilliant. Everyone at WP can’t wait to see it, but it’s not because of the high octane action of Daniel Craig as the 13th James Bond nor any of the four ‘bond girls’. It is, of course, the sexy Mobil oil barrels which are featured in the film.

CA14738 LogosFuel and lubricant specialist, WP Group, has been successfully audited and accredited for commitment to improving energy efficiency and reducing greenhouse gas emissions in compliance with ISO 50001:2011 Energy Management, an internationally recognised standard.


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Meat ImageIt’s crucial for operators to control, document and analyze all changes in plant activity. This process, known as management of change (MOC), can help plants avoid reliability issues and maintain a successful lubricant management system.

Baked goods Image7This post is the first in a three-part series analyzing the importance of a grease’s upper operating temperature and which testing methods are best for gauging a grease’s actual high temperature performance.


Highclere Country Show

Theft within the agricultural sector tends to conger images of thieves targeting farm machinery and livestock, yet there is a far more common threat emerging. According to the BBC, ‘Fuel theft is the third most common of UK rural crime and according to the BBC, ‘theft cost the UK farming industry £49.7m, an increase of 26% on the previous year, with no evidence to suggest that this figure is decreasing.


WP Heating is attending Highclere Country Show 2016, 29th and 30th May

Italian supercars webWP Group (WP) is proud to become the official fuel and lubricant supplier to Thruxton Motorsport Centre (Thruxton) and Driving Experience School.



Point to Point Racing

Last weekend saw a day of extremely exciting cross country horse racing sponsored by WP Group. 

Mobil 1 is giving you the chance to win a Porsche VIP experience at Le Mans, this a money-can’t-buy experience includes; flights and accommodation for you and a friend, Porsche VIP hospitality and access to the Porsche drivers plus much more.

To enter this fantastic competition please CLICK HERE and follow the information on the Mobil 1 website. 


Highclere 2016

Mobil Delvac 1 Synthetics Drive Business LogoWhether it is through driver training, improving truck/trailer aerodynamics or optimising tyre pressures, commercial vehicle operators across the UK are continually looking at ways to improve the fuel economy of their vehicles to help offset rising costs at the pump.


article 150x150 storage-and-handlingReduce waste and maximise performance using correct lubricant storage and handling procedures.

Guidelines for handling, storing and dispensing marine lubricants.

St Louis ­ based AEP River operations have a similar energy efficient mid-set to us ­ Increasing efficiency by decreasing drain intervals by using environmentally friendly products in their boats engines.

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