Honda Honors Acculube
With Prestigious Supplier Award
June 14, 2016 – Honda honored Acculube for “providing the most value” and “a competitive advantage” to its five automotive plants in Ohio and Indiana at an award ceremony today at the Honda Heritage Center in Marysville, Ohio.
Seventeen other companies, out of more than 5,000 MRO (Maintenance, Repair and Operational) suppliers also received recognition. The awards recognize achievements in the categories of Outstanding Value, Special Recognition, Performance Excellence and Supplier of the Year. Acculube also received an award in 2015.
Mark Willoughby, division manager of North American Purchasing at Honda North America, spoke about suppliers’ importance to Honda and their inclusion in the “We Are Team Honda” campaign. “What makes Honda special is how we connect with the dreams and determination of our associates and business partners to create new products for customers,” Willoughby said. “This is what we mean by ‘Team Honda.’ So, our theme is not just recognition of teamwork, it’s a celebration of the important contribution suppliers make to our success.”
Honda manufactured a record 1.86 million automobiles in North America in 2015. Honda of America Mfg., Inc. employs 9200 Ohioans at the Marysville Auto Plant, East Liberty Auto Plant and Anna Engine Plant. The Marysville plant builds the Accord Sedan and Coupe and the Acura TLX and ILX Sedans. The East Liberty plant produces the Honda CR-V and the Acura RDX.
Acculube congratulates its valued customer, Honda on receiving the Ohio EPA's highest award for environmental stewardship – the E3 Gold Level Award.
In 2011, Honda achieved and has since maintained zero-waste-to-landfill status, and was an Ohio EPA E3 Silver Award winner. Since then, Honda has continued its environmental improvement efforts and is now being recognized for, among other factors:
- Achieving zero waste to landfill status by sending more than 94% of manufacturing materials to recycling during 2013, 2014 and 2015
- Substantially reducing electricity and natural gas usage
- Supporting ISO 14001 environmental management systems that drive continuous environmental improvements.
For more than 3 decades, Acculube has worked with the region's leading manufacturers and process facilities to meet ambitious goals for both cost savings and environmental sustainability.
Mobil Honors Acculube
with Prestigious Circle of Excellence Award
August 1, 2015 – Acculube, a leading provider of lubricants and other critical fluids for industry and fleet maintenance, has been honored with Mobil's Circle of Excellence Award.
Circle of Excellence is a national program that pays tribute to the highest achieving Mobil distributors for their dedication to business excellence, continuous improvement, and commitment to best practices. The award was presented at the annual conference of the Midwest Regional Lubricants Distributor Advisory Council.
Acculube represents Mobil for virtually every industrial product category, including fluids used in metalworking, industrial operations, heavy truck maintenance, aviation, and food processing. Acculube is a repeat Circle of Excellence winner.
Acculube was established in 1990. In addition to a broad product line, it offers comprehensive fluid management strategies to extend the life of fluids, while reducing tool wear, lowering production costs, and eliminating fluid emergencies. Its partnership with ExxonMobil spans 26 years.
Mobil is the world's largest publicly traded international oil and gas company, and the world's largest refiner of petroleum products.
Acculube Introduces Economical Oil Filtration Systems for Shops in Ohio, Indiana,
This is the portable, cost-effective, rental solution to industry's demand
for contaminant-free fluids, and virtually maintenance-free filtration!
The innovative flow-through filtration system supplied and serviced by Acculube was engineered
specifically for the manufacturing fluids you use. It is a multi-element filter that forms a positive
barrier to channeling.
This highly efficient filtration technology enables the filter to retain a large volume of contaminants
without blinding, and without compromise of filter performance. It has proven to be a superior
alternative to conventional surface media filters.
How It Works in Your Facility
The Acculube Filtration System is ideal for filtering new lubricant as it's put into service. It is also ideal
for conditioning lubricants that are in use, and when transferring lubricants from tanks to reservoirs.
Hydraulic Systems Have Special Requirements
Contamination is introduced each time a ram extends and retracts. Airborne particulate can also land on the cylinder and be drawn into
the oil. As debris accumulates, it can bind or stick valves – particularly servo valves. Vane pulps and piston pumps also have elevated
sensitivity to contamination. For this reason, hydraulic systems have their own cleanliness standards, which the Acculube system
The Acculube Industrial Filtration System is a great alternative to buying, inventorying, installing, replacing, and managing fluid filters.
Our cost-effective rental program brings this "best-available" fluid filtration technology to your plant, for use only when you need it.
We'll set it up, and show your maintenance people the 6 simple steps for getting the greatest benefit and the greatest savings on lubricant.
Tell me about a filtration plan that's customized for my facility