OUR EXPERTISE SUPPORTING REFINING INDUSTRY
Achieving full understanding of the expectations and constraints of refining in terms of additive blending requires technical know-how and field presence. Thanks to the close relationships built up with the refineries of the Total Group and other petrochemical companies, Total Additives and Special Fuels has developed, and maintains, top-level expertise. We design and manufacture innovative products tailored to our customers and to the markets we serve.
OUR EXPERTISE WITHIN THE DISTRIBUTION NETWORKS
Fuel is a product which is both complex in terms of its composition and ordinary in view of its daily use in more than 1 billion vehicles throughout the world; a broad market where each fuel distribution network seeks to make its product offering stand out. The development of marketing additives enables networks to sell fuel with greater added value in response to consumers’ purchasing criteria: improved fuel consumption, lower pollution levels, increased performance and better engine protection.
OUR EXPERTISE SUPPORTING MANUFACTURERS
With regard to fuels, vehicle and parts manufacturers in the automotive industry, including heavy goods vehicles, agricultural vehicles and other public service vehicles, have extremely specific requirements, made even more stringent by changes in regulatory restrictions and the need to satisfy market requirements. Our test fuels fulfil confidential specifications particular to each manufacturer, which are determined through close technical cooperation.
OUR EXPERTISE SUPPORTING RACING TEAMS
ELF racing fuels and lubricants have gained recognition thanks to the collaboration and technical partnerships it began in 1967 with the top Formula 1 teams, world-famous car manufacturers and the most prestigious engine companies. It is in this way that Total Additives and Special Fuels contributes to its customers’ victories, having obtained:
- 18 Formula One World Drivers’ Championship titles
- Over 200 World Rally Championship titles
- Over 10 MotoGP World Championship titles
Not only has it won victories in automobile and motorcycle sports, but also in numerous other sporting fields such as endurance racing, kart racing, powerboat racing, jet ski racing, truck racing, etc.