Gulf Oil is a signatory to EELQMS standards.
Gulf Oil has around 500 OEM approvals
Biggest ever global partnership platform
2 WEC teams
2 WSBK teams
Manchester United FC
King Racing dragbike
First production at second Gulf Oil Lubricants India blending plant in Chennai.
Gulf Oil South East Asia begins operating in Singapore
M.V. MSC Michaela
Gulf Oil Marine makes its largest single order delivery of 380,000L to M.V. MSC Michaela at the Port of Newark
Gulf Oil Marine sells 100 million litres per annum
Global port coverage: 1,000 ports
Gas & Power
Gulf Gas and Power (gas and electricity supply business) launched in NL and UK.
Gulf Oil to launch dedicated engine oil for Hybrid engines.
Gulf Oil launches “powerful” Motorcycle Oil – Powertrac – with 7% more power.
Expansion of footprint in South East Asia
6 point gain
Gulf from 20th to top 14th downstream companies in last 5 years.
Downstream Company of the Year award
M.V. Dockwise Vanguard
Gulf Oil Marine supplies M.V. Dockwise Vanguard, the largest heavy lift vessel in the world.
Gulf Retail in 25 countries and a network in all continents.
Gulf Oil launches the first dedicated SUV oil in China
Gulf Oil Marine supplies M.V. Nunavik, the first cargo ship to complete the polar northwest passage unassisted.
Gulf Oil Marine sells 50 million litres annually.
Gulf Oil Supply company formed and begins operating in Malta
Long Interval Part 4
Gulf Oil launches the longest interval coolant in India
Gulf Oil listed on Indian stock market
Gulf Oil Argentina
Production moves to La Reja, Buenos Aires
Global port coverage: 900 ports
Gulf Oil Marine introduces a full range of environmentally approved products.
M.V. Shandong Da Ren
Gulf Oil Marine supplies M.V. Shandong Da Ren, one of the largest ore carriers in the world.
Gulf acquires the world’s largest metalworking fluids manufacturer, US-based Houghton International.
Global port coverage: 850 ports
Long Interval Part 3
Gulf Oil launches the longest drain interval gear and rear axle oils in India.
Long Interval Part 2
Gulf Oil launches the longest drain interval motorcycle oil in India.
A record time
Gulf Oil does it again and beats its own record in oil drain interval.
Gulf Oil Marine launches its first time chartered barge. Global port coverage: 750 ports
Gulf Aviation UK established
Gulf Oil launches the longest drain interval engine oil in India.
Gulf Oil Marine makes its first delivery. Global port coverage: 400 ports.
Slippery when wet
Gulf Oil Marine is established, growing rapidly to become one of the top 6 Marine lubricant companies, servicing more than 1000 ports worldwide.
First production at Gulf Oil China blending plant
Gulf becomes the first oil company in history to trademark its racing colours
First production at Gulf Oil Argentina blending plant
in Lomas del Mirador, Buenos Aires
First production at Gulf Oil Philippines blending plant
in Pateros, Manila
First production at Gulf Oil Lubricants India blending plant
First production at Gulf Oil Middle East blending plant
in Jebel Ali, UAE
The Hinduja Group
The Hinduja Group acquires Gulf brand to become Gulf Oil International
Gulf Supporting Porsche
Gulf becomes the only sponsor ever to win Le Mans in a car of its own name
Gulf reaches peak production, processing 1.3m barrels daily
The Man at Le Mans
Steve McQueen’s movie ‘Le Mans’ brings prestige to the brand
Blue & Orange
The light blue and orange racing colours make their debut
Gulf establishes a presence in the oil fields of Venezuela
Gulf purchases the Barco oil concession
First appearance of the Gulf Orange Disc logo
Gulf introduces the first drive through fuel station
Gulf launches the world’s first ever water drilling operation