Tribo Uk 2016 is proudly sponsored by the following companies who will be attending the conference:


PCS Instruments designs and manufactures equipment for the testing of fuels and lubricants. PCS Instruments has a worldwide client base of users performing to ISO and ASTM test procedures as well as specialised research in the field of tribology. The wide range of systems use state of the art computer control and measurement techniques.


ROCOL is part of ITW, a multi-national US owned, Fortune 150 company. We develop, manufacture and market technically advanced industrial lubricants and line marking systems to industries worldwide.


Nanovea began designing and manufacturing instruments after years of experience in providing solutions for profilometry, mechanical and tribology applications. Firmly aligned with its vision, Nanovea aims to simplify advanced measurement technology to stimulate materials engineering for the common good.


STS is a UK based laboratory providing oil analysis services both throughout the UK and overseas. We provide analysis of lubricating and hydraulic oils, fuels, coolants and greases as well as filter and wear analysis, other specialist advice, consultancy and other services. Condition monitoring through lubricant analysis warns of developing faults and conditions early and allows more efficient planning of maintenance and allocation of resources.

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Anton Paar manufactures cutting-edge measuring and laboratory instruments for industry and research. It is the world leader in the measurement of material surface mechanical properties.

A variety of measurement solutions are available from Mechanical Surface Characterization, including Instrumented Indentation Testers, Scratch Testers, to Tribometers. Applications areas include hard & soft materials, coatings, biomaterials, semiconductors, optical components,
decorative, automotive and ceramics.

Media Partners


Coatings (ISSN 2079-6412) is an international, peer-reviewed open access journal of coatings and surface engineering. It publishes reviews, research articles, communications and technical notes. Our aim is to encourage scientists to publish their experimental and theoretical results in as much detail as possible. There is no restriction on the length of the papers. Full experimental and/or methodical details must be provided.



Lubes’n’Greases is LNG’s flagship, award-winning, independent monthly magazine for and about the global lubricants industry. Every month, print and digital editions deliver hard news, features and informed opinions covering automotive and industrial lubricants, metalworking fluids, greases, base stocks, additives, packaging, biodegradable and synthetic products, companies, people, issues and trends affecting the industry.


If you are interested in sponsoring the event then please get in touch by emailing TriboUK@leeds.ac.uk