AXEL Turns 130 Years Young!

Posted by AXEL on Oct 23, 2018 5:00:28 PM

Time flies but we’re only getting started.

On October 31, 2018, AXEL Christiernsson is celebrating its 130th anniversary. We have come a long way since 1888, when AXEL Abraham Christiernsson started the company in Stockholm, Sweden to produce a mix of lubricants and other chemical/technical products.

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AXEL Technical Director -Jeff St. Aubin

Posted by AXEL on Oct 23, 2018 4:58:58 PM

Jeff St. Aubin has been hired as Technical Director for AXEL’s grease operations in USA, replacing previous Director, Anoop Kumar at AXEL Royal.

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AXEL Attended Innotrans in Berlin

Posted by AXEL on Oct 23, 2018 4:57:49 PM

From the 18th to the 21st September Innotrans, the leading international trade fair for transport technology was held in Berlin. The trade fair was sub-divided into five segments: Railway Technology, Railway Infrastructure, Public Transport, Interiors and Tunnel Construction offering a powerful communication platform for the international rail industry.

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High Load Grease for Continuous Casters – Calsullence 1715 WR

Posted by AXEL on Oct 23, 2018 4:41:26 PM

In steel manufacturing the continuous caster provides quite a challenge for lubricant formulators. The bearings supporting the hot steel material needs to handle both high and shock load conditions, vibrations, high temperatures and/or water from cooling. The demands on the grease are therefore high too, so in order to provide sufficient lubrication the proper grease technology has to be selected.

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AXEL Presents at the 30th ELGI AGM in London

Posted by AXEL on Aug 27, 2018 1:12:09 PM

Between the 21st to the 24th April, 2018, the ELGI celebrated its’ 30th Birthday by hosting their AGM at The Grange St Pauls Hotel, London.

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REACH Registration Completed

Posted by AXEL on Aug 27, 2018 1:11:10 PM

The REACH Legislation, Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006, entered into force on June 1st 2007. The 10-year registration period for existing chemicals is now complete following the last REACH registration deadline on May 31st 2018 for substances, manufactured 1-100 tonne a year.

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The AXEL Marine Brochure

Posted by AXEL on Aug 27, 2018 1:10:15 PM

Population growth, urban development and social mobility are all having an impact on the marine industry. The increased use of seaborne trade is expected to bring with it bigger fleets and vessel sizes which, in turn, suggests more on-board equipment requiring grease lubrication into the future.

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AXEL Providing Alternative Options to Lithium Greases

Posted by AXEL on Aug 27, 2018 1:09:20 PM

Multipurpose greases based on lithium technology have been the global standard for over 60 years, establishing a majority share of greater than 70 percent of the world’s lubricating grease market today. The well-balanced performance enabling application versatility combined with an attractive price have been the main drivers behind this enduring dominance.

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AXEL to Present at the 30th ELGI AGM in London

Posted by AXEL on Aug 27, 2018 1:07:53 PM

Form Soil to Plate: Lubricating the entire food processing chain

From the 21st to the 24th April, 2018, the ELGI will be celebrating its’ 30th Birthday by hosting their AGM at The Grange St Pauls Hotel, London with this years’ theme being: Mobility Quo Vadis – Developments in the Grease Industry. The Future of Transportation – Cars, Boats, Planes & Trains.

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AXEL’s Paper on Cover of NLGI Spokesman

Posted by AXEL on Aug 27, 2018 1:06:43 PM

The Effect of Water Ingress on the Thickener Structure in Bio-based Greases"

This paper by Johanna Larsson and Roland Ardai of AXEL Christiernsson presents how different oil and thickener combinations respond to water and how this affects grease performance as lubricants at both normal operating conditions and at low temperatures.

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