Category Archives: Lubricants

Benefits of using the right lubricants and greases

lubricants and grease

In general, proper maintenance and care of machinery play a pivotal role in maximizing operational efficiency and prolonging the lifespan of equipment. One essential aspect of machinery maintenance is the use of the right lubricants and greases. But what are the benefits of using the right lubricants and greases? And how can this impact your […]

Why Is It Vital To Apply Lubricants and Greases?

Here at Compass Fuels we are well known for supplying and delivering high-quality fuel oil products like paraffin, red diesel, and premium kerosene. But we also offer a selection of lubricants and greases suitable for a wide range of applications, from mineral-based engine oil to automatic transmission fluids and heat transfer oils. Choosing the right […]

Important considerations for lubricant storage and handling

lubricants and grease

Machinery, particularly plant and agricultural machinery, will often rely on a range of lubricants to keep working at optimal performance and efficiency. But storing these lubricant effectively, and preventing cross contamination is essential, if you want to prevent mechanical breakdowns, and keep your machinery in great condition. So what do you need to know about […]

Advantages of correct lubrication for agricultural machinery

lubricants and grease

Here at Compass Fuel Oils, we are the UK’s leading fuel oil specialists, providing next day delivery across the UK. This includes heating oil too. And we know that for many businesses and households, keeping fuel levels stocked up is a crucial concern. As a result, we have produced this guide to everything you should […]

Integrated IBC Spill Pallets

New – IBC Spill Pallet /Bund with large dispensing area   Fully recyclable, chemical resistant, UV-stabilised PE Platform with hand inserts and holes for inspection & cleaning. Capacity meets/exceeds UK, European & US regulations. Lower sump for ideal working height Easy to maintain and clean Compatible with most forklifts and pallet trucks, use extensions when needed […]

How to open 45 gallon steel drums

If you’re reading this page the likelihood is you’ve just taken delivery of a barrel of fuel oil (such as red diesel, kerosene, paraffin) or a lubricant and you’re stuck on how to open the 2″ screw cap. By far the easiest method is to buy a drum wrench – a special tool designed solely for […]

What Is AdBlue® and What Are its Uses?

In 2005 the legislation on diesel vehicles in the UK & Ireland and in the rest of Europe demanded a drastic reduction of NOx emissions.  As a result of this, most new trucks, buses, coaches and vans built after 2005 have been equipped with SCR technology (Selective Catalytic Reduction). In short, If you have a purchased […]