Greg Miiller of Savant Group Receives SAE Outstanding Research Award

Savant Group proudly announces that Greg Miiller, Vice President of Engineering & New Business, has been honored with the prestigious SAE International Outstanding Research in Mobility Fuels and Lubricants Award. Miiller's exceptional research and innovative contributions to the automotive industry have set a new benchmark for advancements in fuels and lubricants, enhancing efficiency and sustainability within the mobility sector.

With an impressive career spanning over a quarter of a century, Greg Miiller has continually pushed the boundaries of research, yielding technology improvements that positively affect lubricated systems and components. His work has not only led to the development of fourteen patented designs for testing equipment but also numerous influential technical papers that have shaped the future of the industry.

The SAE Outstanding Research in Mobility Fuels and Lubricants Award celebrates the achievements of individuals or teams who have made substantial strides in the field through unique, original studies. Miiller's contribution reflects his unwavering commitment to innovation, engineering excellence, and thought leadership.

A familiar face at international standards organizations ASTM and CEC, as well as a recognized figure at the Energy Institute (EI) of England and the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE), Greg Miiller has earned several accolades for his technical expertise and insightful presentations.

 The award was presented to Greg Miiller at the SAE Awards Ceremony on April 16, 2024. The Savant Group extends its heartfelt congratulations to Greg Miiller on this remarkable achievement and looks forward to his continued contributions to the field of mobility fuels and lubricants.



Established in 1969, the Savant Group is a consortium of internationally recognized companies providing innovative products and services to the lubrication, transportation, energy, and manufacturing industries. The multidisciplinary expertise provided by the Savant Group enables customers to evaluate performance, monitor quality, perform research, and develop solutions for the technical advancement of lubricants, fuel, fluids, and related products.

 Savant Labs ( – Independent testing laboratory and research center specializing in standardized and custom-designed testing with a focus on data quality and interpretation, innovation, and exceptional customer service.

Tannas ( – Developer and manufacturer of advanced laboratory instruments for analyzing the properties and performance of fluids and materials.

King Refrigeration ( – Manufacturer of low-temperature laboratory instruments requiring the development and application of advanced refrigeration design.

Institute of Materials ( – Customized marketplace collection and testing service for a range of lubricants and fluids, generating important and unbiased information on properties and performance.

Excell Manufacturing, Inc. ( – Machining and manufacturing of precision parts and assemblies, offering CNC milling, turning, and boring of metals and plastics for use in instruments and equipment.