Engine

Solutions designed to help engine manufacturers optimize performance, reduce costs and improve 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 ranges are recommended by our Liquid Engineers:

Operations

Recommended product

Rough Machining

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

Inter-Operational Cleaning

Reduce following process  failures caused by particulate soils from previous machining operations

Finish Machining

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

Final Cleaning

Match required cleanliness levels and provide temporary corrosion protection during storage or transportation before assembly

Corrosion Protection

Enhanced protection against corrosion during intermediate storage or transportation

Cylinder Head

The manufacture of cylinder heads includes a variety of operations. For your operations, the following ranges are recommended by our Liquid Engineers:

Operations

Recommended product

Rough Machining

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

Inter-Operational Cleaning

Reduce following process failures caused by particulate soils from previous machining operations

Finish Machining

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

Final Cleaning

Match required cleanliness levels and provide temporary corrosion protection during storage or transportation before assembly

Corrosion Protection

Enhanced protection against corrosion during intermediate storage or transportation

Crankshaft

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

Operations

Recommended product

Rough Machining

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

Inter-Operational Cleaning

Reduce following process failures caused by particulate soils from previous machining operations

Heat Treatment

Solutions for induction hardening of journals and drive shafts

Finish Machining

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

Final Cleaning

Match required cleanliness levels and provide temporary corrosion protection during storage or transportation before assembly

Corrosion Protection

Enhanced protection against corrosion during intermediate storage or transportation

Camshaft

Manufacturing camshafts involves a variety of operations on ferrous alloys. For your operations, the following ranges are recommended by our Liquid Engineers:

Operations

Recommended product

Rough Machining

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

Inter-Operational Cleaning

Reduce following process failures caused by particulate soils from previous machining operations

Heat Treatment

Solutions for induction hardening of journals and drive shafts

Finish Machining

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

Final Cleaning

Match required cleanliness levels and provide temporary corrosion protection during storage or transportation prior to assembly

Corrosion Protection

Enhanced protection against corrosion during intermediate storage or transportation

Connecting Rod

Manufacturing Connecting Rods involves a variety of operations on ferrous alloys and non-ferrous alloys. For your operations, the following ranges are recommended by our Liquid Engineers:

Operations

Recommended product

Rough Machining

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

Finish Machining

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

Final Cleaning

Match required cleanliness levels and provide temporary corrosion protection during storage or  transportation before assembly

Corrosion Protection

Enhanced protection against corrosion during intermediate storage or transportation

Pistons

Manufacturing Pistons involves a variety of operations. For your operations, the following ranges are recommended by our Liquid Engineers:

Operations

Recommended product

Heat Treatment

Solutions for induction hardening of journals and drive shafts

Rough Machining

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

Inter-Operational Cleaning

Reduce following process failures caused by particulate soils from previous machining operations

Finish Machining

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

Final Cleaning

Match required cleanliness levels and provide temporary corrosion protection during storage or transportation before assembly

Corrosion Protection

Enhanced protection against corrosion during intermediate storage or transportation

Maintenance Lubrication

A comprehensive range of lubricants and greases for multiple applications.

Applications

Recommended product

Gear oils

Hydraulic oils

Slideway oils

Compressor oils

Spindle oils

Multi-purpose high performance greases

Multi-purpose grease

Spindle grease