CYCLON HELLAS S.A.
CYCLON HELLAS S.A. (CYCLON) is an industrial and commercial Greek company, a pioneer in the field of petrochemicals, being the only enterprise in Greece that is active at the same time in the industrial production of lubricants (base oils included), the production and trade of packaged lubrication products and the sale of liquid fuels.
CYCLON owns the only Greek lubricant’s refinery unit that uses catalytic hydrogenation and operates an ultra modern blending plant in the Aspropyrgos Attica area. The waste lube oils refinery is a modern unit that re-refines annually 38.000 tons of mineral oils and produces a wide range of basic lubricants. CYCLON applies cutting edge re-refining technologies such as an innovative method of catalytic ethylene transformation, integrated liquid waste disposal and management systems, water recycling methods and wireless communication system in the industrial automation process. At the same time, CYCLON’s refinery constitutes the only production unit in Greece of the heavy mineral oils (bright stock).
CYCLON has firmly established itself as leader in the market and, through hard work, experience and endeavour, has continued to move onwards and upwards by:
- Becoming a technological vanguard in the field of oil products, recognized as being one of the most advanced and well organized lubricant production units,
- Its tenacious entrance into the field of fuels trade through a continuously growing dealership network promoting the CYCLON brand in selected service stations throughout Greece,
- Its commitment to the environment, continuous implementation of the highest European production standards thanks not only to its participation in the EU’ s research programs but also through its own active on-going research in the field of oil products. CYCLON maintains an active participation in research, which is carried out in the context of national and European Union projects, in conjunction with the most renowned Greek and foreign institutions and companies. The research activities of CYCLON, beyond the limits of fuels and lubricants, extend to the sector of environmental protection, as far as production and energy management are concerned.
CYCLON is the coordinator of ELINA project.