Engine

Solutions designed to help engine manufacturers optimise performance, reduce costs and improve their Health, Safety and Environmental performance across all manufacturing operations.

When it comes to engine manufacturing, we know just how important it is to maintain standards, so with Castrol you can rest assured that the advice and guidance you receive from our trusted Liquid Engineers will help you achieve consistent quality.

Our experts use their extensive application knowledge to recommend the right products for your manufacturing processes.  We use our Machining Test Centres to simulate the application and show benefits of our products across most of your operations.  

We’re passionate about delivering steady-state, consistent performance of metalworking fluids and lubricants, with scheduled monitoring of large central systems.  Continuous monitoring gives us an opportunity to offer recommendations to help improve performance. 

Castrol’s global experience gives us a unique opportunity to bring our knowledge to your operation and provide a high level of expertise to help you improve your productivity. We also provide HSE guidance to meet stringent legislative requirements. 

Our commitment to you means you’ll receive the best advice on compatible metalworking fluids for the total manufacturing process.

Engine Block

The manufacturing of engine blocks includes a variety of operations. For your operations, the following products come recommended by our Liquid Engineers:

Operations

Recommended product

Rough Machining

Providing solutions for initial cutting operations post casting, such as milling and drilling

ALUSOL RANGE

This Castrol soluble cutting fluid range has been mainly developed to overcome the modern demanding lubrication properties of aluminium cutting operations. It helps to prevent tool wear, build up edge as well as insure material compatibility to meet your required surface quality and tool life.

HYSOL RANGE

This robust Castrol soluble cutting fluid range based on advanced technology meets lubrication, corrosion protection and system life requirements for advanced ferrous alloy cutting operations.

ALMAREDGE RANGE

This Castrol soluble cutting fluid range has been designed to meet your requirements for wide range of ferrous alloys cutting processes.

HYSPRAY RANGE

Castrol’s Hyspray fluids for minimum quantity lubrication on aluminium and ferrous alloys suitable for one and two channel systems.

Inter-Operational Cleaning

Helping to minimise failures within following processes caused by particulate soils from previous machining operations

TECHNICLEAN RANGE

Castrol’s Techniclean range for use within aqueous process cleaning on aluminium and ferrous alloys, suitable for use in a wide range of industrial cleaning equipment.

Finish Machining

Solutions for final cutting operations, including milling, drilling, boring, tapping and honing

ALUSOL RANGE

This Castrol soluble cutting fluid range has been mainly developed to overcome the modern demanding lubrication properties of aluminium cutting operations. It helps to prevent tool wear, build up edge as well as insure material compatibility to meet your required surface quality and tool life.

HYSOL RANGE

This robust Castrol soluble cutting fluid range based on advanced technology meets lubrication, corrosion protection and system life requirements for advanced ferrous alloy cutting operations.

ALMAREDGE RANGE

This Castrol soluble cutting fluid range has been designed to meet your requirements for wide range of ferrous alloys cutting processes.

SYNTILO RANGE

Castrol’s versatile range of synthetic coolants will satisfy your machining requirements, improving HSE performance whilst reducing coolant use.

HONILO RANGE

Our range of neat oils, suitable for honing and super finishing operations, is compatible with majority of all metals. With effective flushing and lubrication properties Honilo extends honing stone life, whilst maintaining high surface finish and dimensional accuracy.

CARECUT RANGE

This Castrol soluble and neat cutting fluid range based on advanced biodegradable ester technology has been developed to meet highest demanding lubrication properties to maintain high surface finish and dimensional accuracy.

HYSPRAY RANGE

Castrol’s Hyspray fluids for minimum quantity lubrication on aluminium and ferrous alloys suitable for one and two channel systems.

Final Cleaning

Matching required cleanliness levels and provision of temporary corrosion protection during storage or  transportation prior to assembly

TECHNICLEAN RANGE

Castrol’s Techniclean range for use within aqueous process cleaning on aluminium and ferrous alloys, suitable for use in a wide range of industrial cleaning equipment.

Corrosion Protection

Provision of enhanced protection against corrosion during intermediate storage or transportation

RUSTILO RANGE

Our comprehensive portfolio of mineral oil, solvent-based and aqueous corrosion preventive fluids includes user-friendly and environmentally responsible products with different film characteristics and variable protection times. 


                

Cylinder Head

The manufacturing of cylinder heads includes a variety of operations. For your operations, the following products come recommended by our Liquid Engineers:

Operations

Recommended product

Rough Machining

Providing solutions for initial cutting operations post casting, such as milling and drilling

ALUSOL RANGE

This Castrol soluble cutting fluid range has been mainly developed to overcome the modern demanding lubrication properties of aluminium cutting operations. It helps to prevent tool wear, build up edge as well as insure material compatibility to meet your required surface quality and tool life.

HYSOL RANGE

This robust Castrol soluble cutting fluid range based on advanced technology meets lubrication, corrosion protection and system life requirements for advanced ferrous alloy cutting operations.

ALMAREDGE RANGE

This Castrol soluble cutting fluid range has been designed to meet your requirements for wide range of ferrous alloys cutting processes.

HYSPRAY RANGE

Castrol’s Hyspray fluids for minimum quantity lubrication on aluminium and ferrous alloys suitable for one and two channel systems.

Inter-Operational Cleaning

Helping to minimise failures within following processes caused by particulate soils from previous machining operations

TECHNICLEAN RANGE

Castrol’s Techniclean range for use within aqueous process cleaning on aluminium and ferrous alloys, suitable for use in a wide range of industrial cleaning equipment.

Finish Machining

Solutions for final cutting operations, including milling, drilling, boring, tapping and honing

ALUSOL RANGE

This Castrol soluble cutting fluid range has been mainly developed to overcome the modern demanding lubrication properties of aluminium cutting operations. It helps to prevent tool wear, build up edge as well as insure material compatibility to meet your required surface quality and tool life.

HYSOL RANGE

This robust Castrol soluble cutting fluid range based on advanced technology meets lubrication, corrosion protection and system life requirements for advanced ferrous alloy cutting operations.

ALMAREDGE RANGE

This Castrol soluble cutting fluid range has been designed to meet your requirements for wide range of ferrous alloys cutting processes.

SYNTILO RANGE

Castrol’s versatile range of synthetic coolants will satisfy your machining requirements, improving HSE performance whilst reducing coolant use.

HONILO RANGE

Our range of neat oils, suitable for honing and super finishing operations, is compatible with majority of all metals. With effective flushing and lubrication properties Honilo extends honing stone life, whilst maintaining high surface finish and dimensional accuracy.

CARECUT RANGE

This Castrol soluble and neat cutting fluid range based on advanced biodegradable ester technology has been developed to meet highest demanding lubrication properties to maintain high surface finish and dimensional accuracy.

HYSPRAY RANGE

Castrol’s Hyspray fluids for minimum quantity lubrication on aluminium and ferrous alloys suitable for one and two channel systems.

Final Cleaning

Matching required cleanliness levels and provision of temporary corrosion protection during storage or  transportation prior to assembly

TECHNICLEAN RANGE

Castrol’s Techniclean range for use within aqueous process cleaning on aluminium and ferrous alloys, suitable for use in a wide range of industrial cleaning equipment.

Corrosion Protection

Provision of enhanced protection against corrosion during intermediate storage or transportation

RUSTILO RANGE

Our comprehensive portfolio of mineral oil, solvent-based and aqueous corrosion preventive fluids includes user-friendly and environmentally responsible products with different film characteristics and variable protection times.

Crankshaft

The manufacturing of crankshafts includes a variety of operations on ferrous alloys. For your operations, the following products come recommended by our Liquid Engineers:

Operations

Recommended product

Rough Machining

Providing solutions for initial cutting operations post casting, such as milling and drilling

HYSOL RANGE

This robust Castrol soluble cutting fluid range based on advanced technology meets lubrication, corrosion protection and system life requirements for advanced ferrous alloy cutting operations.

ALMAREDGE RANGE

This Castrol soluble cutting fluid range has been designed to meet your requirements for wide range of ferrous alloys cutting processes.

SYNTILO RANGE

Castrol’s versatile range of synthetic coolants will satisfy your machining requirements, helping to improve HSE performance whilst reducing coolant use.

HYSPRAY RANGE

Castrol’s Hyspray fluids for minimum quantity lubrication on aluminium and ferrous alloys suitable for one and two channel systems.

VARIOCUT RANGE

This complete Castrol range of neat oils, based on highly refined base oil and modern proven technology without chlorine has been designed to meet your metalworking requirements from rough to finish machining.

ILOCUT RANGE

This Castrol neat oil range based proven additive technology helps to match your productivity and performance targets.

Inter-Operational Cleaning

Helping to minimise failures within following processes caused by particulate soils from previous machining operations

TECHNICLEAN RANGE

Castrol’s Techniclean range for use within aqueous process cleaning on aluminium and ferrous alloys, suitable for use in a wide range of industrial cleaning equipment.

Heat Treatment

Solutions for induction hardening of journals and drive shafts

ILOQUENCH RANGE

With consistent quenching performance and versatility, Iloquench offers long-service life and clean surfaces free of stains, patches and soft spots.

Finish Machining

Solutions for final cutting operations, including milling, drilling, boring, tapping and honing

HYSOL RANGE

This robust Castrol soluble cutting fluid range based on advanced technology meets lubrication, corrosion protection and system life requirements for advanced ferrous alloy cutting operations.

ALMAREDGE RANGE

This Castrol soluble cutting fluid range has been designed to meet your requirements for wide range of ferrous alloys cutting processes.

SYNTILO RANGE

Castrol’s versatile range of synthetic coolants will satisfy your machining requirements, improving HSE performance whilst reducing coolant use.

HONILO RANGE

Our range of neat oils, suitable for honing and super finishing operations, is compatible with majority of all metals. With effective flushing and lubrication properties Honilo extends honing stone life, whilst maintaining high surface finish and dimensional accuracy.

VARIOCUT RANGE

Highly refined base oil range in combination with chlorine free technology to meet the needs of your grinding process.

Final Cleaning

Matching required cleanliness levels and provision of temporary corrosion protection during storage or  transportation prior to assembly

TECHNICLEAN RANGE

Castrol’s Techniclean range for use within aqueous process cleaning on aluminium and ferrous alloys, suitable for use in a wide range of industrial cleaning equipment.

Corrosion Protection

Provision of enhanced protection against corrosion during intermediate storage or transportation

RUSTILO RANGE

Our comprehensive portfolio of mineral oil, solvent-based and aqueous corrosion preventive fluids includes user-friendly and environmentally responsible products with different film characteristics and variable protection times. 

Camshaft

The manufacturing of camshafts includes a variety of operations on ferrous alloys. For your operations, the following products come recommended by our Liquid Engineers:

Operations

Recommended product

Rough Machining

Providing solutions for initial cutting operations post casting, such as milling and drilling

HYSOL RANGE

This robust Castrol soluble cutting fluid range based on advanced technology meets lubrication, corrosion protection and system life requirements for advanced ferrous alloy cutting operations.

ALMAREDGE RANGE

This Castrol soluble cutting fluid range has been designed to meet your requirements for wide range of ferrous alloys cutting processes.

SYNTILO RANGE

Castrol’s versatile range of synthetic coolants will satisfy your machining requirements, improving HSE performance whilst reducing coolant use.

HYSPRAY RANGE

Castrol’s Hyspray fluids for minimum quantity lubrication on aluminium and ferrous alloys suitable for one and two channel systems.

CARECUT RANGE

This Castrol soluble and neat cutting fluid range based on advanced biodegradable ester technology has been developed to meet highest demanding lubrication properties to maintain high surface finish and dimensional accuracy.

VARIOCUT RANGE

This complete Castrol range of neat oils, based on highly refined base oil and modern proven technology without chlorine has been designed to meet your metalworking requirements from rough to finish machining.

ILOCUT RANGE

This Castrol neat oil range based proven additive technology helps to match your productivity and performance targets.

Inter-Operational Cleaning

Helping to minimise failures within following processes caused by particulate soils from previous machining operations

TECHNICLEAN RANGE

Castrol’s Techniclean range for use within aqueous process cleaning on aluminium and ferrous alloys, suitable for use in a wide range of industrial cleaning equipment.

Heat Treatment

Solutions for induction hardening of journals and drive shafts

ILOQUENCH RANGE

With consistent quenching performance and versatility, Iloquench offers long-service life and clean surfaces free of stains, patches and soft spots.

Finish Machining

Solutions for final cutting operations, including milling, drilling, boring, tapping and honing

HYSOL RANGE

This robust Castrol soluble cutting fluid range based on advanced technology meets lubrication, corrosion protection and system life requirements for advanced ferrous alloy cutting operations.

ALMAREDGE RANGE

This Castrol soluble cutting fluid range has been designed to meet your requirements for wide range of ferrous alloys cutting processes.

SYNTILO RANGE

Castrol’s versatile range of synthetic coolants will satisfy your machining requirements, improving HSE performance whilst reducing coolant use.

HONILO RANGE

Our range of neat oils, suitable for honing and super finishing operations, is compatible with majority of all metals. With effective flushing and lubrication properties Honilo extends honing stone life, whilst maintaining high surface finish and dimensional accuracy.

CARECUT RANGE

This Castrol soluble and neat cutting fluid range based on advanced biodegradable ester technology has been developed to meet highest demanding lubrication properties to maintain high surface finish and dimensional accuracy.

VARIOCUT RANGE

This complete Castrol range of neat oils, based on highly refined base oil and modern proven technology without chlorine has been designed to meet your metalworking requirements from rough to finish machining.

ILOCUT RANGE

This Castrol neat oil range based proven additive technology helps to match your productivity and performance targets.

Final Cleaning

Matching required cleanliness levels and provision of temporary corrosion protection during storage or  transportation prior to assembly

TECHNICLEAN RANGE

Castrol’s Techniclean range for use within aqueous process cleaning on aluminium and ferrous alloys, suitable for use in a wide range of industrial cleaning equipment.

Corrosion Protection

Provision of enhanced protection against corrosion during intermediate storage or transportation

RUSTILO RANGE

Our comprehensive portfolio of mineral oil, solvent-based and aqueous corrosion preventive fluids includes user-friendly and environmentally responsible products with different film characteristics and variable protection times. 

Connecting Rod

The manufacturing of Connecting Rods includes a variety of operations on ferrous alloys and non-ferrous alloys. For your operations, the following products come recommended by our Liquid Engineers:

Operations

Recommended product

Rough Machining

Providing solutions for initial cutting operations post casting, such as milling and drilling

HYSOL RANGE

This robust Castrol soluble cutting fluid range based on advanced technology meets lubrication, corrosion protection and system life requirements for advanced ferrous alloy cutting operations.

ALMAREDGE RANGE

This Castrol soluble cutting fluid range has been designed to meet your requirements for wide range of ferrous alloys cutting processes.

SYNTILO RANGE

Castrol’s versatile range of synthetic coolants will satisfy your machining requirements, improving HSE performance whilst reducing coolant use.

HYSPRAY RANGE

Castrol’s Hyspray fluids for minimum quantity lubrication on aluminium and ferrous alloys suitable for one and two channel systems.

VARIOCUT RANGE

This complete Castrol range of neat oils, based on highly refined base oil and modern proven technology without chlorine has been designed to meet your metalworking requirements from rough to finish machining.

ILOCUT RANGE

This Castrol neat oil range based proven additive technology helps to match your productivity and performance targets.

Finish Machining

Solutions for final cutting operations, including milling, drilling, boring, tapping and honing

HYSOL RANGE

This robust Castrol soluble cutting fluid range based on advanced technology meets lubrication, corrosion protection and system life requirements for advanced ferrous alloy cutting operations.

ALMAREDGE RANGE

This Castrol soluble cutting fluid range has been designed to meet your requirements for wide range of ferrous alloys cutting processes.

HONILO RANGE

Our range of neat oils, suitable for honing and super finishing operations, is compatible with majority of all metals. With effective flushing and lubrication properties Honilo extends honing stone life, whilst maintaining high surface finish and dimensional accuracy.

CARECUT RANGE

This Castrol soluble and neat cutting fluid range based on advanced biodegradable ester technology has been developed to meet highest demanding lubrication properties to maintain high surface finish and dimensional accuracy.

Final Cleaning

Matching required cleanliness levels and provision of temporary corrosion protection during storage or  transportation prior to assembly

TECHNICLEAN RANGE

Castrol’s Techniclean range for use within aqueous process cleaning on aluminium and ferrous alloys, suitable for use in a wide range of industrial cleaning equipment.

Corrosion Protection

Provision of enhanced protection against corrosion during intermediate storage or transportation

RUSTILO RANGE

Our comprehensive portfolio of mineral oil, solvent-based and aqueous corrosion preventive fluids includes user-friendly and environmentally responsible products with different film characteristics and variable protection times. 

Pistons

The manufacturing of Pistons includes a variety of operations. For your operations, the following products come recommended by our Liquid Engineers:

Operations

Recommended product

Heat Treatment

Solutions for induction hardening of journals and drive shafts

ILOQUENCH RANGE

With consistent quenching performance and versatility, Iloquench offers long-service life and clean surfaces free of stains, patches and soft spots.

Rough Machining

Providing solutions for initial cutting operations post casting, such as milling and drilling

ALUSOL RANGE

This Castrol soluble cutting fluid range has been mainly developed to overcome the modern demanding lubrication properties of aluminium cutting operations. It helps to prevent tool wear, build up edge as well as insure material compatibility to meet your required surface quality and tool life.

HYSOL RANGE

This robust Castrol soluble cutting fluid range based on advanced technology meets lubrication, corrosion protection and system life requirements for advanced ferrous alloy cutting operations.

ALMAREDGE RANGE

This Castrol soluble cutting fluid range has been designed to meet your requirements for wide range of ferrous alloys cutting processes.

SYNTILO RANGE

Castrol’s versatile range of synthetic coolants will satisfy your machining requirements, improving HSE performance whilst reducing coolant use.

HYSPRAY RANGE

Castrol’s Hyspray fluids for minimum quantity lubrication on aluminium and ferrous alloys suitable for one and two channel systems.

Inter-Operational Cleaning

Helping to minimise failures within following processes caused by particulate soils from previous machining operations

TECHNICLEAN RANGE

Castrol’s Techniclean range for use within aqueous process cleaning on aluminium and ferrous alloys, suitable for use in a wide range of industrial cleaning equipment.

Finish Machining

Solutions for final cutting operations, including milling, drilling, boring, tapping and honing

HYSOL RANGE

This robust Castrol soluble cutting fluid range based on advanced technology meets lubrication, corrosion protection and system life requirements for advanced ferrous alloy cutting operations.

ALMAREDGE RANGE

This Castrol soluble cutting fluid range has been designed to meet your requirements for wide range of ferrous alloys cutting processes.

SYNTILO RANGE

Castrol’s versatile range of synthetic coolants will satisfy your machining requirements, improving HSE performance whilst reducing coolant use.

VARIOCUT RANGE

This complete Castrol range of neat oils, based on highly refined base oil and modern proven technology without chlorine has been designed to meet your metalworking requirements from rough to finish machining.

ILOCUT RANGE

This Castrol neat oil range based proven additive technology helps to match your productivity and performance targets.

CARECUT RANGE

This Castrol soluble and neat cutting fluid range based on advanced biodegradable ester technology has been developed to meet highest demanding lubrication properties to maintain high surface finish and dimensional accuracy.

Final Cleaning

Matching required cleanliness levels and provision of temporary corrosion protection during storage or  transportation prior to assembly

TECHNICLEAN RANGE

Castrol’s Techniclean range for use within aqueous process cleaning on aluminium and ferrous alloys, suitable for use in a wide range of industrial cleaning equipment.

Corrosion Protection

Provision of enhanced protection against corrosion during intermediate storage or transportation

RUSTILO RANGE

Our comprehensive portfolio of mineral oil, solvent-based and aqueous corrosion preventive fluids includes user-friendly and environmentally responsible products with different film characteristics and variable protection times. 

Maintenance Lubrication

A comprehensive range of lubricants and greases for multiple applications.

Applications

Recommended product

Gear oils

ALPHA SP RANGE

High quality lubricants based on highly refined mineral oil, enhanced with sulphur/phosphorus extreme pressure additive technology, providing outstanding thermal stability and high load carrying capacity.

OPTIGEAR RANGE

With Microflux Trans Plastic Deformation technology, our Optigear range offers long-term or life-time lubrication, even when subjected to difficult conditions. Optigear has been formulated to help extend equipment life and protect against future damage.

Hydraulic oils

HYSPIN RANGE

Castrol’s comprehensive Hyspin ranges have been engineered to help prolong the life of your hydraulic systems and boost productivity. Based on highly refined mineral oil and enhanced with additives, designed to exceed the requirements of most hydraulic and pump manufacturers.

Slideway oils

MAGNA RANGE

Our range of high quality additive-free oils possessing inherently good resistance to oxidation and good demulsification properties, suitable for the lubrication of slideways.

MAGNAGLIDE RANGE

High performance demulsifying slideway lubricants.  For use on all horizontal and vertical slideways where a high quality demulsifying lubricant is required for slideway protection and to maximise coolant life, whilst the outstanding frictional characteristics of the products prevents stick-slip, improving surface finish and tolerances of machined components and reducing rejection rates.

Compressor oils

AIRCOL RANGE

Range for use in all types of air compressor, especially reciprocating and rotary screw compressors operating under severe or normal conditions.

Spindle oils

HYSPIN SPINDLE RANGE

Lubrication of high speed and precision machine tool spindle bearings. Good hydraulic performance helps maintain high precision in spindle applications.

Multi-purpose high performance greases

MOLUB-ALLOY 860 RANGE

Our high performance Molub-Alloy 860 grease range is designed to extend the service life of bearings in heavy-duty applications and at elevated temperatures. Lubricating solids protect parts despite shock loads and boundary conditions.

LONGTIME PD RANGE

Our range of lithium based greases containing  Microflux Trans (MFT) additive technology provides optimum wear protection and an extremely low coefficient of friction even under extremes of pressure, vibration, shock loads, at high or low speeds or varying micro-smoothing of the friction surfaces.

OLIT CLS RANGE

Extremely water-resistant high-performance semi-fluid greases featuring excellent corrosion protection as well as a high resistance to detergents and caustic soda.

Multi-purpose grease

SPHEEROL EPL RANGE

Multi-purpose range of grease that provides reliable performance in a wide variety of applications.

Spindle grease

LONGTIME HS

Synthetic high performance grease  for high speed spindles with excellent mechanical and shear stability and resistance against interactions with metalworking fluid emulsions/water.