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At Houghton we work actively with our customers to solve your unique challenges, developing innovative solutions designed to help you increase productivity, reduce costs and minimize risks. We are a global leader in metalworking fluids and related value-added technical services. With over 150 years of experience, we partner with our customers to optimize your metalworking operations. Fueling Houghton’s Virtuous Cycle are the Houghton experts driving success through innovation, efficiency, technology and application expertise.

Houghton’s team is made up of highly experienced technical experts – all ready to partner with you in:

  • Metallurgy
  • Microbiology
  • Engineering
  • Chemistry, with chemists specializing in emulsion technology,
    corrosion inhibition, lubricity, and biostability.

Houghton’s eight state-of-the-art regional Research and Technology centers, 11 manufacturing facilities in 10 countries across five continents and regional Field Engineering teams are ready to leverage our metal removal and process experience, from choosing and supplying the right product to providing solutions to reduce your operations cost and boost efficiency.