CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Quaker Chemical Corporation (KWR), the only chemical specialty supplier to the Tube and Pipe industry to offer system-wide expertise, as well as a comprehensive portfolio of processing fluids and coatings, will exhibit at Tube 2014 on April 7 – 11 in Dusseldorf, Germany. Quaker will be in Hall 5, Stand E26, to showcase their "front-to-back" approach for integrated fluid process solutions and service to optimize manufacturing operations. The global team of experts provide application expertise to assist in the entire seamless and welded tube and pipe making process – everything from casting, forming and finishing, to coating of tubular products – maximizing productivity while ensuring process and chemical compatibility.
On the front end, Quaker provides fire-resistant hydraulic fluids, specialty greases, and hot forming and rolling lubricants for seamless pipe production. In welded tube processes, the corrosion preventives applied on incoming coiled substrate help optimize subsequent tube-forming operations.
Further downstream, Quaker offers innovative metalworking fluids for pipe-threading applications and stringent finishing operations. At the back end, the coatings, including solvent-based coatings, fast-drying, low-VOC, water-based coatings and UV coatings, can be customized to meet increasing market performance demands.
The fully-integrated tube and pipe product line includes QUAKERCOAT®, low-to-zero VOC water-based and zero VOC UV coatings, and high-solids based varnishes which offer superior curing, adhesion, and corrosion protection properties. QUAKERCOOL® line of water-soluble, metal working coolants including soluble oils, semi-synthetics, true solution synthetics, and synthetic emulsions that provide a wide range of performance capabilities such as corrosion inhibition, cleanliness, and chip handling to meet the customer's requirements in metal forming and cutting operations. The FERROCOTE® series contains temporary or long term corrosion preventives formulated to be easily removed if needed through conventional alkaline cleaning or degreasing procedures, specifically developed to protect metal surfaces from corrosion for up to one year or more.
Bringing the focus your tube and pipe operations deserve, Quaker serves as a valuable partner in implementing a complete package of value added fluids and coatings combined with worldwide research, experience and process expertise. For nearly 100 years, Quaker has helped customers around the world achieve production efficiency, improve product quality, and lower costs through a combination of innovative technology, process knowledge, and customized services.
Visit quakerchem.com/tube2014 for more information on Quaker Chemical and its full product line offerings.
About Quaker Chemical Corporation:
Quaker Chemical is a leading global provider of process fluids, chemical specialties, and technical expertise to a wide range of industries, including steel, aluminum, automotive, mining, aerospace, tube and pipe, cans, and others. For nearly 100 years, Quaker has helped customers around the world achieve production efficiency, improve product quality, and lower costs through a combination of innovative technology, process knowledge, and customized services. Headquartered in Conshohocken, Pennsylvania USA, Quaker serves businesses worldwide with a network of dedicated and experienced professionals whose mission is to make a difference. Visit quakerchem.com to learn more.
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