OUR HEAT TREATMENT RANGE
Modern heat treatment processes are forever making new demands on quenching fluids. PETROFER’s extensive development programme ensures that our product technology is more than capable of meeting these new industry advances. We are constantly screening new materials for their suitability in our formulations, and our existing product range is reviewed continually to ensure that the best available technology is used. Our customer partnership approach in heat treatment results in: increased profitability for our customers, process efficiency, operation simplification, energy saving and environmental acceptance. We provide the customer with a complete product portfolio for the whole range of heat treatment processes.
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OUR PRODUCT RANGE IN DETAIL
With an extensive product portfolio PETROFER have oil type quenchants for achieving the desired metallurgical properties across the wide range of metals and processes where a controlled cooling is required, thus reducing distortion, cracking and scale formation while providing dimensional stability and uni- form hardness. Quench Oils are offered in the following types: Accelerated, Hot Quenching, Biodegradable, Tempering, Vacuum and Normal Speed, along with special grades in water washable versions.
WATER DILUTABLE POLYMER QUENCHANTS
Polymer quenchants are used as an addition to the quenching water. An insulating film is built up on the hot metal surface, the thickness is in relation to the concentration, and provides targeted reduction of the heat transfer coefficient of water. The solution is incombustible due to the high water content with low emissions of mostly water vapour. Polymer grades are available for immersion and spray application, while other types can replicate oil quenching properties resulting in improved technical, safety and environmental parameters.
A wide range of salts to suit baths for many heat treatment processes are available. Essential advantages are, high flexibility, very uniform temperature spread and short holding time. Special salts are available for quenching, carburising, heat transfer or cleaning baths, and are used in diverse industries such as tool hardening and rubber curing.
CARBURISING PROTECTIVE PASTES
Innovative water based and conventional solvent based protective pastes for protection against carburisation of steel components in a gas atmosphere are offered. The residues of the protective pastes are removed easily following treatment: either in aqueous cleaning solutions or mechanically.
Accelerated high performance quenching oils ISORAPID and MARQUENCH are used to harden components such as gears, fasteners and bearings while modern water dilutable polymer quenchants FEROQUENCH and AQUATENSID are used for hardening crankshafts, oil industry parts, forgings, shaft, bearings and many other applications.
OUR PROMISES TO YOU
High flexibility & rapid response
The latest technology
Application support & customer service
Reduction of total cost of ownership
- high ageing resistance
- large cost savings due to extraordinarily long product life
- less plant downtime due to cleaning and refilling
Higher process efficiency and reliability
- efficient products with excellent price performance ratio
- low thermal stresses: reduction of dimensional and shape changes, less rework
- optimal and uniform heat treatment results
Improvement of the environmental balance
- high evaporation resistance, low gas absorption and rapid degassing
- reduced smoke and fume emissions
- water based products: increased work safety through flame and fume avoidance and using physiologically/toxicologically harmless formulations.
PETROFER places great importance on nature conservation and sustainability. As a result, we are actively involved in nature and environmental initiatives to protect bee species… Read more PETROFER bee project – Introduction of a new bee colony
PETROFER Latinoamericana S.A. de C.V. has successfully expanded its production plant due to increasing demand. The existing floor space has now doubled and production capacities… Read more Expansion of Production Plant in Mexico
We are pleased to present you our new Workshop Range. It includes the products “Move it”, “Protect it”, “Derust it”, “Degrease it” and “Cut it”. It’s propellant-free and made in Germany. Read more Petrofers Workshop Range
Hüttenes-Albertus Chemische Werke GmbH and PETROFER Chemie H. R. Fischer GmbH + Co. KG are pleased to announce a new strategic partnership Read more Cooperation Hüttenes-Albertus and Petrofer
Tianjin PETROFER Special Lubricants Company Ltd.as a 100 % subsidiary of Shanghai PETROFER Special Lubricants Co., Ltd. has built a new production plant including a state-of-the-art R&D area… Read more New production plant in China
WHY WORK WITH US
There are many oil and chemical companies, but which is the right one for you? From customer focus to improved environmental performance: we give you six strong arguments why you should work PETROFER.