Steel

CORROSION PREVENTIVES

FERROCOTE ® EGL-1

A major cold rolled sheet producer who supplied the automotive market was being plagued by rejects due to stain. The introduction of FERROCOTE ® EGL-1 resulted in savings equal to 7 times the additional product cost. Read More...

HOT ROLLING LUBRICANTS

QUAKER QUAKEROL ® HB SERIES

A hot mill customer was experiencing problems with its current operations and was looking for improvement with their electrical power, productivity, work roll wear, and strip quality. The introduction of a back-up lubrication system and the QUAKER QUAKEROL ® HB Series resulted in fewer cold mill defects, easy operator acceptance and higher quality strip. Read More...

QUAKER QUAKEROL ® HB-9

A hot mill was experiencing severe slipping, severe peeling issues with certain lubricants, and salt and pepper scale defects on its 6 stand 60” Hot Mill with Coil Box. Since switching to QUAKER QUAKEROL ® HB-9 and placing a permanent MIDAS System on F1, the Hot Mill has seen drastic improvements in its operations. Read More...

PICKLE OILS

ACTIVOL ® 1803

A major producer of high quality steel sheet wanted to increase efficiency in its pickling operation. The introduction of ACTIVOL ® 1803, a joint offering from Harry Miller Corporation and Quaker Chemical resulted in total benefits equal to eight times the inhibitor cost. Read More...

TEMPER FLUIDS

QWERL ® 263

A major producer of automotive-quality steel needed to increase the surface roughness of its galvanized sheet to meet its automotive customer′s specification. The introduction of QWERL ® 263 resulted in total benefits equal to 26 times the wet temper cost. Read More...

QWERL ® 9000

A major producer of electrical grade steel wanted to temper all silicone bearing steel in one pass. Quaker introduced QWERL ® 9000. The introduction of QWERL ® 9000 resulted in A $170,000 total savings per year. Read More...