Lubricants for Petrochemical Equipment


Even in the most challenging petrochemical working environments, our high-durability lubrication technologies deliver outstanding protection and performance.

Harness the power of predictable uptime

We provide lubrication solutions to help keep your equipment systems running strong. You can access premium industrial lubricants for your entire plant, targeted programs to help you run clean and efficiently, and a team of experts ready to meet your specific needs.

Caltex industrial lubricants are formulated to maintain oil integrity and avoid process contamination, to help keep your equipment protected and performing. Longer oil life means less maintenance and a lower chance for failures, helping you minimise both scheduled and unscheduled downtime.

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Our coolants feature patented organic corrosion inhibitors that are designed to improve heat transfer, reduce operating costs, eliminate the need for supplemental coolant additives (SCAs) and extend the life of both engine and cooling system.

Delo® XLC Antifreeze/Coolant

A non-nitrited extended life Antifreeze/Coolant formulation for heavy duty and light duty diesel vehicles and equipment. Delo XLC is formulated with an aliphatic corrosion inhibitor system available as a concentrate and a premix 50/50.

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Compressor Oils

Our compressor oils are specifically engineered for use in stationary rotary screw, rotary vane and reciprocating compressors to deliver high efficiency and service life.

Cetus® PAO

A premium performance, synthetic compressor oil based on polyalphaolefin technology.

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Compressor Oil EP VDL

A range of high performance compressor lubricants. These lubricants are formulated with high quality paraffinic base oils combined with an additive system designed to promote oxidation resistance, corrosion protection and robust extreme pre...

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Capella® WF

An ultra high performance essentially wax-free refrigeration compressor lubricant designed for the lubrication of refrigeration and air conditioning compressors where refrigerants other than hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs) are used.

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Cetus® HiPerSYN Oils

A synthetic compressor, bearing and gear oil.

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Using the right grease helps protect your heavy machinery from extreme temperatures, pressures, and impact, extending reliability and service life and saving you money in the long run.

Thermatex® EP

A high performance high temperature industrial grease designed to offer non-melting performance under extreme pressure, high temperature operations.

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Marfak® Multipurpose

A general purpose grease containing an ISO 220 mineral base oil, a lithium thickener and oxidation inhibitor for use in automotive and industrial applications where specialized products such as EP greases are not required.

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Black Pearl® Grease EP

A multipurpose, extreme pressure, water-resistant grease. It is formulated with highly refined base stock, a polyurea thickener, and rust and oxidation inhibitors. It is black in color and smooth and buttery in texture. Does not contain sol...

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Gear Oils

Gears running at extreme temperatures and high loads require high-quality lubricants to ensure efficient wear protection for bearings and gears.


A proven performance extreme pressure industrial gear oil, formulated with highly refined mineral base oils and sulphur-phosphorus additive technology

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Hydraulic Fluids

The extreme pressures in pumps and valves lead to increased metal-to-metal contact and accelerated wear. That’s why we’ve specifically engineered our hydraulic fluids to reduce wear using premium base oil together with world class additives technology.

Rando® HD

An efficient performance anti-wear hydraulic fluid designed for use in both mobile and stationary high pressure hydraulic systems.

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Turbine Oils

Protect and prolong the service life of expensive turbine equipment by using our quality turbine oils to guard against corrosion and harmful deposit formation.

GST® Oil

GST Oil is a high-performance inhibited turbine oil formulated from premium base oils, rust, oxidation and foam inhibitors. It is approved by all major turbine manufacturers for use on their equipment.

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VARTECH™ Industrial System Cleaner

VARTECH ISC is a deposit-cleaning product added directly to the oil in use during operation to clean a system of varnish and sludge before scheduled oil change.

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GST Advantage RO with VARTECH Technology

GST Advantage RO turbine oil is formulated with VARTECH Technology that minimizes deposit formation ensuring reliable trouble-free operations for steam and gas turbines.

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GST Advantage EP with VARTECH Technology

GST Advantage EP turbine oil is formulated with VARTECH Technology that inhibits varnish formation to help maintain peak performance, reliability and productivity. These oils are especially suited for geared and non-geared steam and gas tur...

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Circulating Oils

Customers in every industrial operation are working toward optimizing productivity. Operators need a lubricant they can count on day in and day out to protect their equipment until the next scheduled maintenance interval. Caltex’s advanced circulating oil range helps meet the demand of various industries including manufacturing, steel, construction, forestry and paper.


A proven performance highly refined, thermally stable paraffinic petroleum oil, formulated for use as an industrial heat transfer fluid for closed and open heat transfer systems with forced circulation.

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Texatherm HT 22

Texatherm HT is a thermally stable synthetic heat transfer fluid formulated to operate over a wide temperature range where it gives excellent oxidation stability and deposit free operation.

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Our Programs

  • Reliability-Based Lubrication Program

    Help your equipment and operations run more reliably, efficiently and profitably with our RBL Program. We’ll show you how to reduce costs with the right products, services and knowledge.

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  • LubeWatch® Oil Analysis: Advanced lab analysis to improve your operation

    As you optimise your lubrication program for peak protection and performance, attentive monitoring helps you continue to achieve the benefits. LubeWatch oil analysis helps you detect potential problems and fine-tune your maintenance practices to extend drain intervals, minimize failures and reduce costs.

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