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Industrial Lubricant Manufacturers and Suppliers

IQS Directory provides a comprehensive list of industrial lubricant manufacturers and suppliers. Use our website to review and source top industrial lubricant manufacturers with roll over ads and detailed product descriptions. Find industrial lubricant companies that can design, engineer, and manufacture industrial lubricants to your companies specifications. Then contact the industrial lubricant companies through our quick and easy request for quote form. Website links, company profile, locations, phone, product videos and product information is provided for each company. Access customer reviews and keep up to date with product new articles. Whether you are looking for manufacturers of industrial oil lubricants, industrial lubricant types, industrial lubricant suppliers, or customized industrial lubricants of every type, this is the resource for you.

  • Norco, CA

    We are a turnkey provider of industrial lubricants. We supply our lubricant products to industries varying from the military to the medical industries. Our products can provide the highest quality lubrication at affordable prices. We take pride in what we do, and we will only use the highest quality synthetic materials for our lubricating products. Find out more on our website!

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  • Dixon, IL

    If you are looking for a company that produces high quality lubrication oil, then look no further than Plews & Edelmann. Check out their UltraLube® that is professional-grade biobased lubricant. They are leaders in industry when it comes to quality products and efficient and friendly service. To learn more about their company and to discover how they can help your business, give them a call today.

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  • Cumming, GA

    MagLube has provided lubricants to the manufacturing industries for over two decades. Located in Cumming, GA, MagLube provides precision delivery lubricating systems that can be tailored to your application. With our thorough understanding of chemicals and our problem-solving expertise, MagLube can help you save time and money in the manufacturing of your product. For more information, contact MagLube today!

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  • Superior, WI

    AMSOIL® is an industrial lubricants manufacturer offering synthetic industrial and synthetic diesel engine lubricants plus other types of gear oils, compressor oils, lubricating oils, grease and transmission fluids. Our high-quality lubricants serve many industries and various applications.

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  • Howell, MI

    Chem-Trend is a global provider of high quality, high value manufacturing process aids with special focus on release agents. We become directly involved with our customers to better understand their production processes and then use our experience, knowledge and development expertise to provide them with customized solutions to improve their productivity, part quality and bottom line results.

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ARTICLES AND PRESS RELEASES

ASTM International Presents the Symposium on Environmentally Considerate Lubricants

Travel to sunny Tampa Florida this December for The Symposium on Environmentally Considerate Lubricants! This event is sponsored by the ASTM Committee D02 on Petroleum Products and Lubricants. The general objective of the symposium is to hold a forum for discussions related to current environmentally considerate lubricant trends. Expand your lubrication technology knowledge, contribute to the discussion and help others be more environmentally friendly. Registration is now open online! Sign up soon, registration closes December 4, 2013. The Symposium on Environmentally Considerate Lubricants will be held on Monday, December 9,... Read More

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Industrial Lubricants

Industrial lubricants are applied to moving parts and areas of friction in order to prevent wear. Bearings, dies, chains, cables, spindles, pumps, rails, and gears need to be lubricated in order to make equipment run smoothly and reliably. There are many different types of lubricants, including oils, greases and other fluids.

Lubricant is necessary in almost every industry that uses machinery, including food service, textile, medical, shipping and packaging, manufacturing, marine, aerospace and automotive. Specific applications include bottling machines, agriculture and construction tools, assembly lines, industrial ovens and engines for planes and ships. Besides reducing friction between moving parts, protecting against corrosion and oxidation and preserving the product material against normal aging, industrial lubricants may also be specially designed for particular characteristics, such as enhancing thermal conduction or reducing electrical receptivity. Industrial lubricating encompasses a large scope of lubricant types. Engine lubricants, are exclusively developed for engine needs, while marine lubricants serve boats the same way. Just a couple examples of how industrial lubes are utilized. The need for lubrication is not specific to manufacturing; many products that are used in the consumer product context everyday require regular lubrication, including cars and computer technology.  

Natural oils, petroleum oil, grease and synthetic oils are all commonly used industrial lubricants, all of which have subcategories as well. Synthetic lubricants are chemical compounds specially engineered to produce characteristics desired by buyers of lubricants. They are usually more expensive than their organic counterparts, but they provide added benefits, like cooling faster and resisting fire. Common bases for synthetic lubricants are ester, silicone, polyalphaolefin and glycol. Ester lubricants have particularly high heat-resistant and are therefore popular among industries requiring high temperature lubricants. Natural or organic oil is a phrase almost always referring to petroleum, which is a liquid retrieved from underground reserves of ancient rock. Petroleum is particularly popular among the automotive industry. The only other well known natural oils are those associated with biodegradable factors, which is why they are utilized in the first place. Soybean extract that has been genetically enhanced, as well as vegetable oil and sheep wool oil are all environmentally friendly lubricants that are popular because of the small ecological footprint they create when used.