Paper making machinery endures high speeds and temperatures and uses lots of water, the right lubricant choice is essential.
Our Liquid Engineers have focused their lubrication expertise on each part of the paper manufacturing process. By understanding your lubrication activities and the impact they have on your processes, we can unlock hidden value in your business. Our insight into your total cost of ownership means that we can help you reduce your manufacturing costs and improve your market competitiveness. Our support service can also help extend the performance and service life of your equipment.
Equipment in wood yards is subject to dusty conditions, high loads, heavy shock, vibration temperature extremes, as well as contamination from dirt, dust, water-wash and chemicals. Castrol’s Liquid Engineers can help to enhance the life of equipment including conveyors, chip screeners, chippers, debarking drums, screens, pumps and cranes. Our Liquid Engineers recommend the following products for your applications:
Equipment used in a pulp mill is subject to water wash, stock contamination, heavy loads, high speeds and elevated temperatures. Castrol’s lubricant solutions can help enhance the life of equipment such as tanks, agitators, pumps, washers, conveyors and screens. Our Liquid Engineers recommend the following products for your applications:
Castrol’s Liquid Engineers can help enhance the life of recovery plant equipment, including lime kilns, pumps and blowers.
Drive Girth Gear
Equipment used in paper mills is subject to severe water wash, stock contamination, heavy loads, paper dust and elevated temperatures. Wet sections, press sections, pump exhaust, fans, dryer sections, press and coatings, calendar stacks and tank agitators all need expert lubrication. Our Liquid Engineers recommend the following products for your applications:
A zinc-free formulation which lubricates the 'dry' sections of paper machines where high thermal and oxidative stability is required.
Synthetic oils used in central systems to lubricate gears, bearings and dryer cylinders operating under extreme temperatures in 'wet' and 'dry' sections.
This synthetic high-temperature oil with an extremely low evaporation rate lubricates sliding and rolling bearings, gears and other machine elements in paper machine calendars and textile mills.