Asia Pacific Mining Task Force


Our Asia Pacific Mining Task Force team of expertise caters to the lubrication needs and demanding operational challenges faced by the mining industry.

Performance, protection, and durability to your mining machinery.

No one understands mining like you do and no one understands lubricants and keeping machinery running reliably with little downtime like we do. We’re here to help bring your operation to the next level.

With the Asia Pacific Mining Task Force (APMTF), you can count on a best-in-class mining assessment program that will work in tandem with our RBL Program to reduce your operating costs.


Leverage on our team of lubrication mining experts

We are completely committed to helping you increase equipment uptime and component service life. Discover industry best practices with our extensive knowledge and expertise in areas such as:

Offer product innovation and development

Monitor onsite equipment

Diagnose and troubleshoot your machinery

Train and develop your crew

Help with supply chain operations and more

Our specialists use the RBL Program to bring value to your operations and business:

Step 1

Understand business drivers & recommend the best products and services to address operational challenges.

Step 2

Develop the right RBL Program with Best-in-Class assessment.

Step 3

Documenting the opportunity with a transition plan to integrate current operations into the program.

Step 4

Execute the RBL Program to properly implement the recommended services & equipment in full & on time.

Step 5

Track & document results with regular reviews, helping to continuously identify ways to maximise your lubrication investment.

Tony Casas


Mining Business & Support, Asia Pacific

A mechanical engineer and a 25-year Chevron veteran, Tony has extensive knowledge of mining operations and critical equipment such as drag lines, rope and hydraulic shovels, drills, grinding mills, and open gears, among others.

He is currently responsible for providing consultancy and onsite lubrication solutions to many of our mining customers across Asia Pacific.

Rushikesh Sawant

Regional Technology Specialist, Asia Pacific, Middle-East and Africa

With more than a decade of experience in lubricants and additive industry, he specializes in technical support for the heavy industries and mining segment. His formulation experience spans across automotive and industrial applications. His work includes collaboration with R&D centre to build relevant portfolio of products for the mining industry equipment. Rushikesh also conducts training for our mining customer.

The In-country Experts

While we have a group of regional experts behind the program, we believe that we need to be close to our customers. Our Sales and Technical colleagues based in the countries are trained and their knowledge and skills are continually honed by the regional experts through our APMTF efforts. Most of our technical managers are Certified Lubrication Specialists™ by STLE.

They will work hand in hand with you to develop the right RbL program. With years of experience servicing mining accounts of various sizes across Indonesia, Thailand, Laos, Philippines & Australia, they understand the mining operations in their markets like no other.

Find out how we can support your business now