Bridging the Gap between Metalworking Fluid Bench Tests & Machining Operations


Reprinted with permission from the March 2018 issue of TLT, the official monthly magazine of the Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers, an international not-for-profit technical society headquartered in Park Ridge, Illinois.

Alternatives to Mineral Oil Based Hydraulic Fluids in Steel Production


Fire hazards are constantly present in the steel industry with operations involving heavy equipment and liquid or red hot steel, and when mineral oil based hydraulic fluids are being used. However, there are alternatives that can be utilized without jeopardizing the performance or productivity of the steel production line.

Die Casting Release Agent at CastAlum


CastAlum, a major UK die caster manufacturing over 5 million components for many automotive companies including BMW, Aston Martin, Land Rover, GM and Ford, was looking to replace their die casting lubricant. Watch this case study to see how Quaker worked with CastAlum to introduce a new die casting release agent and meet the customer’s […]