L&T and Gulf Oil jointly launch Genuine Oils for Construction Equipment



Construction & Mining Machinery Business of Larsen & Toubro Limited  (L&T-CMB) and Gulf Oil Lubricants India Ltd have collaborated to launch a range of Genuine Oils to cater to the distinct and technologically progressive needs of the Construction Equipment sector.


This strategic agreement was signed between Mr. Ravi Chawla, MD & CEO, Gulf Oil and Mr. Arvind K Garg, EVP & Head, L&T-CMB, in Bengaluru today in the presence of senior executives – Mr. Deepak Tiwari, Head-Infra, Mining & Fleet Management Business & Mr. Vivek Tomar, Head-Construction OEM of Gulf Oil and Mr. Vivek Hajela, Vice-President-CEB & Mr. K.A.Sravan Kumar, Head- Product Support of L&T-CMB.  


The range of products include Hydraulic Oil, specially formulated for Wheel Loader and Genuine Grease, which meets the needs of the Road Construction equipment, manufactured by L&T Construction Equipment Limited (LTCEL), a wholly-owned subsidiary of L&T. These Genuine Oils will be distributed by L&T-CMB exclusively through its authorized dealers pan-India. Other products which are under development and will be released progressively are Hydraulic Oil & Roller Oil for Compactors and Transmission Oil for Wheel Loaders.


Speaking on the launch, Mr. Ravi Chawla, MD & CEO, Gulf Oil Lubricants India Ltd said, “We are extremely delighted to have partnered with L&T-CMB. Our association aims at collectively working towards offering constructive and effective solutions to the ever-advancing demands of the industry. I am sure this partnership will grow to benefit the industry and aid in raising the service standards”.


In his address, Mr. Arvind K. Garg, Executive Vice-President & Head, Construction & Mining Machinery Business, Larsen & Toubro, said, “Coinciding with the 75 years of valued association with the Construction & Mining Machinery Industry, we have been working on enhancing industry-specific initiatives. This partnership with Gulf Oil is yet another effort to provide a larger platform for our Made-in-India products and a superior offering to customers to ensure higher machine uptime and a distinctive machine-owning experience.”