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STLE 2017 report on emerging issues and trends in tribology and lubrication engineering now available

The Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers (STLE) — the premier technical society serving the needs of the tribology and lubrication engineering business sector — has released its 2017 Report on Emerging Issues and Trends in Tribology and Lubrication Engineering.

The report builds on a multiphase research effort to evaluate current trends and predict future developments impacting the field of tribology and lubrication engineering that was first conducted in 2014. Based on input from nearly 1,000 technical experts from the around the world, the Emerging Trends Report includes a look into more recent advances and topics that have surfaced since the publication of the original report. The 52-page report summarizes key findings that are divided into two sections: Field Discipline Areas and Field Issues, addressing important topics related to the field.

WHERE: To order a free digital version of the full report, visit www.stle.org and select the “Store” tab.

WHO: For senior-level corporate managers, plant and maintenance managers, researchers, product developers, sales and marketing personnel, technical personnel, formulators, engineers and chemists.

WHEN: Immediately available.

WHY: To learn about emerging issues and trends in tribology and lubrication engineering for the following industries: transportation, medical/health, energy, manufacturing, communications and data management, and atomic processes. For additional information, contact Nadine Sanchez at [email protected] or call +1 847-825-5536.

About the Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers (STLE)

The Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers (STLE) is the premier technical society serving the needs of more than 13,000 individuals and 200 companies and organizations that comprise the tribology and lubrication engineering business sector. STLE members are experts who research, develop and market the methods and products that make industry more successful and that enhance the well-being of people worldwide. Our members are employed by the world’s leading corporations and academic institutions and by governmental agencies dealing with science and technology. STLE supports these distinguished men and women with a variety of professional education and certification programs. For more information on STLE, call +1 847-825-5536 or visit www.stle.org.