Solutions from the world's largest independent lubricant manufacturer
FUCHS is a global Group with German roots that has developed, produced and sold lubricants and related specialties for more than 85 years – for virtually all areas of application and sectors. With 62 companies and more than 5,600 employees worldwide, the FUCHS Group is the leading independent supplier of lubricants.
The FUCHS product program comprises more than 10,000 products and related services in six key categories:
• Automotive Lubricants
• Industrial Lubricants
• Lubricating Greases
• Metal Processing Lubricants
• Special Application Lubricants
FUCHS has more than 100,000 customers from the following industries: automotive suppliers, OEM, mining and exploration, metalworking, agriculture and forestry, aerospace, power generation, mechanical engineering, construction and transport, steel, metal and cement industries, food, glass production, casting, forging industry and many others.
In close contact with its customers, FUCHS develops holistic, innovative and custom-made solutions for the most diverse applications. As a lubricant manufacturer, FUCHS stands for performance and sustainability, safety, reliability, efficiency and cost savings. FUCHS represents a promise: technology that pays back.
Guaranteed customer proximity
Across the UK, a team of more than 300 specialists works to guarantee the satisfaction of our customers. Whatever their requirements, FUCHS has the ideal lubricant for their specific applications and processes. In our technology center we link interdisciplinary expertise in a quick and efficient way – and work on innovative lubricant solutions to meet the demands of today and tomorrow every single day.
Year of foundation
Hanley Plant, New Century Street, Stoke-on-Trent, ST1 5HU, UK
R&D, production and sales of automotive lubricants, metalworking lubricants, corrosion preventives, industrial cleaners, industrial oils and greases
Richard Halhead (Managing Director UK)
FUCHS PETROLUB SE
No. of local employees
ISO 9001, ISO/TS 16949, AS 9100, ISO 14001, ISO 50001, OHSAS 18001
The FUCHS UK's logistical capabilities are continually receiving enhancements as our fleet of tankers, delivery and technical support vehicles expands year on year, better satisfing the needs of our widening customer base.
The global groups investment in the UK does not stop here as the UK is constructing a new raw materials warehouse to further increase storage capacity alongside more production line enhancements including a second robot arm, driverless forklifts and numerous automation upgrades. Understanding the need to service a dedicated agricultural area in the UK, FUCHS has also advanced and expanded its depot at Dereham in East Anglia.