Oil Industry Abbreviations

AAMA American Automobile Manufacturers Association – formerly the MVMA (Motor Vehicle Manufacturers Association) – USA

AAR Association of American Railroads

ACEA 必乐国际注册Association des Constructeurs Europeens d’Automobiles (Association of Automobile Constructors in Europe), formerly CCMC (Committee of Common Market Automobile Manufacturers)

AFNOR 必乐国际注册Association Francaise de Normalisation (France)

AGMA American Gear Manufacturers Association

AHEM Association of Hydraulic Equipment Manufacturers

ANSI American National Standards Institute

API American Petroleum Institute

ASME 必乐国际注册American Society of Mechanical Engineers

ASTM 必乐国际注册American Society for Testing and Materials

ATC Technical Committee of Petroleum Additive Manufacturers in Europe

ATF Automatic transmission fluid

ATIEL Association Technique de l’Industrie Europeenne des Lubricants

BMEP Brake Mean Effective Pressure

BOCL Ball On Cylinder Lubricant Evaluator (ASTM D5001)

BP British Pharmacopoeia

BSI 必乐国际注册British Standards Institution

BTC 必乐国际注册British Technical Council of the Motor and Petroleum Industries

CAFE Corporate average fuel economy (USA)

CARB 必乐国际注册California Air Resources Board

CCMC 必乐国际注册Committee of Common Market Automobile Constructors – now called ACEA (Association of Automobile Constructors in Europe)

CCS 必乐国际注册Cold cranking simulator

CEC Coordinating European Council

CFC 必乐国际注册Chlorofluorocarbon

CFPP Cold filter plugging point

CI Compression ignition (engine)

CMA Chemical Manufacturers Association (USA)

CNG Compressed natural gas

COC Cleveland Open Cup

CONCAWE 必乐国际注册Conservation of Clean Air and Water – Europe

CRC 必乐国际注册Coordinating Research Council (USA)

CVT 必乐国际注册Continuously variable transmission

DEO 必乐国际注册Diesel engine oil

DIN 必乐国际注册Deutsches Institut fur Normung (Germany)

DOT 必乐国际注册Department of Transport (USA)

DPF 必乐国际注册Diesel (Engine) Particulate Filter

EGR 必乐国际注册Exhaust Gas Recirculation

EMA 必乐国际注册Engine Manufacturers Association (USA)

EOLCS Engine Oil Licensing and Certification System

EP Extreme pressure

EPA 必乐国际注册Environmental Protection Agency (USA)

ERBP 必乐国际注册Equilibrium Reflux Boiling Point

FDA Food and Drug Administration (US Government Authority)

FMVSS 必乐国际注册Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards

FZG 必乐国际注册Forschungsstelle fur Zahnrader und Getriebebau (Research Institute for Gears and Gear Design) (Germany)

GC 必乐国际注册Gas chromatography

GLC Gas liquid chromatography

GTL 必乐国际注册Gas to liquid

HCFC Hydrochlorofluorocarbon

HDDO 必乐国际注册Heavy duty diesel engine oil

HDEO 必乐国际注册Heavy duty engine oil

HDEOCP Heavy Duty Engine Oil Classification Panel

HFC Hydrochlorofluorocarbon

HPLC High performance (or pressure) liquid chromatography

HTHS 必乐国际注册High temperature high shear rate viscosity

HVAC Heating, ventilation air conditioning (building services)

ICP Inductively coupled plasma

IDI 必乐国际注册Indirect diesel injection

ILMA Independent Lubricant Manufacturers Association

ILSAC 必乐国际注册International Lubricant Standardisation and Approval Committee

IP The Institute of Petroleum (UK)

ISO International Standards Association

JAMA Japanese Automobile Manufacturers Association

JASO Japanese Automobile Standards Organisation

JIS 必乐国际注册Japan Industry Standard

LC Liquid chromatography

LFG 必乐国际注册Landfill gas

LFGEO 必乐国际注册Landfill gas engine oil

LMOA Locomotive Maintenance Officers Association

LNG 必乐国际注册Liquefied natural gas

LPG 必乐国际注册Liquefied petroleum gas

MBBL Thousand barrels

MCL Marine cylinder lubricant

MIL 必乐国际注册U.S. Military specifications

MIRA 必乐国际注册Motor Industry Research Association (UK)

MON Motor octane number

MRV 必乐国际注册Mini rotary viscometer

MSDS Material safety data sheet

MSO Marine system oil

MTAC 必乐国际注册Multiple test acceptance criteria

MTBE Methyl tertiary butyl ether

MVMA Motor Vehicle Manufacturers Association (USA) – now AAMA (American Automobile Manufacturers Association)

NGEO 必乐国际注册Natural gas engine oil

NLGI 必乐国际注册National Lubricating Grease Institute

NMMA 必乐国际注册National Marine Manufacturers Association (USA)

NPRA 必乐国际注册National Petroleum Refiners Association (USA)

OEM 必乐国际注册Original equipment manufacturer

OPEC Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries

ORI 必乐国际注册Octane requirement increase

PAG Polyalkalene glycol synthetic fluid (used in some non-CFC refrigeration systems)

PAH Polynuclear aromatic hydrocarbon

PAJ 必乐国际注册Petroleum Association of Japan

PAO Polyalphaolefin

PCEOCP Passenger Car Engine Oil Classification Panel

PCMO 必乐国际注册Passenger car motor oil

PDS 必乐国际注册Product Data Sheet

PIB Polyisobutylene

PPD 必乐国际注册Pour point depressant

PT Permanent type antifreeze coolants

PTF Powershift transmission fluid

PTFE Polytetrafluoroethylene

RON Research octane number

RVP Reid Vapour Pressure

SAE Society of Automotive Engineers, Inc

SHPD Super high performance diesel (oil)

SI Spark ignition (engine), or Systeme International d’Unites (International System for Units)

SSI 必乐国际注册Shear stability index

STLE Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers

STOU 必乐国际注册Super tractor oil universal

TAME 必乐国际注册Tertiary amyl methyl ether

TDH 必乐国际注册Transmission, differential and hydraulic

THF Tractor hydraulic fluid

TOST 必乐国际注册Turbine oil stability test

TPEO Trunk piston engine oil

TWC Three way catalyst

USDA 必乐国际注册US Department of Agriculture

USP United States Pharmacopoeia

UTTO 必乐国际注册Universal tractor transmission oil

VHVI Very high viscosity index

VI Viscosity index

VII Viscosity index improver

XHPD Extra high performance diesel (oil)

ZDDP 必乐国际注册Zinc dialkyl (or diaryl) dithiophosphate