Gulf has a network of ISO 9001 certified blending plants across the globe. In India, Gulf Oil Lubricants India Limited has a world-class blending plant with a capacity of 90,000 MTPA, located at Silvassa, capital of the Union Territory of Dadra & Nagar Haveli and about 150 km north of Mumbai.
The Plant, set-up in the year 1995, has state-of-the art PLC-controlled blending facilities and also houses a Quality Control laboratory. The plant’s quality system was first certified with ISO 9001 quality management system in year 1997 and has updated to ISO 9001:2015. Plant has also certified its quality systems with ISO/ Technical Specification 16949:2009 since 2014.
The Quality Control Lab at Silvassa caters to not only to the India business, but also supports Gulf’s worldwide operations. The Lab is equipped with the latest instruments and is manned by highly skilled technicians for testing a wide range of products, such as Engine Oils, Gear & Transmission Oils, Industrial Lubricants, Metal Working Fluids, Rust Preventives, Marine Oils, Coolants, Brake Fluids, etc. These tests are carried out in accordance with Bureau of Indian Standards (B.I.S.), American Society for Testing and Materials (A.S.T.M.) and other Global Standards.