Kevin O'Leary

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July Product of the Month: Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF)

Posted by Kevin O'Leary on Jun 27, 2011 12:07:00 PM

The new lube product on display for July is Diesel Exhaust Fluid, or DEF.

Fleetline DEF box

 

To read about the product of the month, click here

or, for more general DEF information, click here

As always, feel free to call or email us with any questions about your product needs at 617-884-7800 or [email protected]

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Topics: DEF, product of the month

Visit Dennis K. Burke at The North American Heating and Energy Expo

Posted by Kevin O'Leary on May 19, 2011 11:29:00 AM

See Dennis K. Burke Inc. at the 34th annual North American Heating and Energy Expo June 7th and 8th at the John B. Hynes Veterans Memorial Convention Center in Boston, MA. 

Stop by and meet with us on some of the industry’s hottest topics such as fuel hedging, biofuels, E-85 and Def (Diesel Exhaust Fluid).  We are located in booths 415, 417, 419 and 421.  We hope to see you there!

 

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Topics: North American Heating and Energy Expo

Coastal Full Synthetic Cases on Special

Posted by Kevin O'Leary on May 18, 2011 12:27:00 PM

We are running a special on Coastal Full Synthetic GF-4 Cases - for more detailed information, visit this page of our site for pricing and product data sheets. 

Thanks!

 

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Topics: Coastal Case Special

Dexos1™ Now Available

Posted by Kevin O'Leary on May 5, 2011 12:37:00 PM

Dennis K. Burke Inc. is proud to announce that   dexos1™ 5W-30 is in stock and ready to ship.  Dexos 1™is the new proprietary engine oil for   2011 General Motors vehicles worldwide.  Dennis K. Burke chose the Altra SHL brand as it is fully licensed with GM  (Lic # RB1A1008018) and features a full synthetic base stock as well as state of the art additive technology to provide the ultimate in engine oil performance.  Altra SHL dexos1™ 5W-30  also meets the requirements of API SN GF-5 performance categories.  For more information and discounted introductory pricing, call Kevin @ 617-819-3206 or e-mail me @ [email protected]  

 

***dexos1™ is a trademark of General Motors Corporation

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Topics: New Product, Dexos1, General Motors

Don't Shoot the Messenger

Posted by Kevin O'Leary on Apr 26, 2011 8:36:00 PM

It looks as though there will be a third national lubricants price increase between mid-May and June.  The typical suspects are to blame:  raw materials, packaging, additives, transportation, etc.  The new wrinkle being put into play is the A word:  Allocation.  Many oil companies have instituted limits on orders based upon a percentage of their yearly purchases and suggest that product shortages could exist.

At Dennis K. Burke Inc, we cannot control the price but we have a stable supply of  Fleetline Products for all of our current and future customers.  Unlike our competitors, we have no delivery or fuel surcharges.  To find out how we can save your operation money, call me @ 617-819-3206.

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Topics: Price Increase, Allocation

Ed Burke to Speak at Massachusetts GreenStar Expo

Posted by Kevin O'Leary on Apr 21, 2011 11:00:00 AM

 

Ed Burke, Chairman of the Board of Dennis K. Burke Inc.  will be speaking May 3, 2011 at the Massachusetts GreenStar  Expo being held at the Boston Convention Expositon Center during the Fleet Managers Workshop.  Ed will be speaking about the new Selective Catalyst  Reduction Systems that are now standard on the majority of diesel engines built after 2009.  This technology is designed to reduce NOx levels 83% from 2007 EPA Emissions.  The SCR system  is an aftertreatment technology that treats exhaust gas downstream of the engine.  Diesel Exhaust Fluid (Def) is injected into the exhaust stream and reacts with the NOx, changing into emissions of harmless nitrogen and water.

 Ed Burke at a podium giving a lecture

For more information on Diesel Exhaust Fluid, visit www.burkeoil.com or call Kevin O’Leary @ 617-819-3206.

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Topics: DEF, SCR, Diesel Exhaust Fluid, NOx reduction