Petrol Ofisi Technology Center (POTEM)

OMV Petrol Ofisi develops its lubricant products at Petrol Ofisi Technology Center (POTEM), which is the most advanced technology base of Turkey and the nearby geography in its field, situated in Kocaeli-Derince as an indoor facility with an area of 1.200 m2. At POTEM, which started its operations in October 2007, the latest technologies are followed simultaneously with the world and high technology product development and production efforts are pursued.

Teknoloji Merkezi

At POTEM, all R&D efforts on lubricants and raw material, product and additive performance assessments are carried out while special used lubricant analyses (POLA Service) for Petrol Ofisi Lubricants customers are also provided; at the same time all relevant analyses continue at the fuel laboratories. 

POTEM, which is authorized to perform all measurements and analyses that might be required by the Energy Market Regulatory Authority (EPDK), has the first and the most comprehensive laboratory adequacy certificate of the sector, TS EN ISO / IEC 17025;2012. 

Along with the unparalleled services it provides to the customers, POTEM also provides the test demands from institutions regarding obtaining Turkish Standards Institute (TSE) certification, and it is among the most reliable laboratories with its role as an independent laboratory. 

With the quality oriented approach, experienced and expert laboratory staff and advanced technology equipment infrastructure, activities that comply with ISO 9001:2008, ISO 16949:2009, OHSAS 18001:2007, ISO 14001:2004 and ISO 10002:2010 are carried out at POTEM.