History

For over 70 years, Anderol has been a leading innovator in the development of synthetic lubricant solutions for a wide range of applications and industries. Driven by our commitment to customer satisfaction, we have designed our products to meet or exceed the increasing demands of the industries we serve. Our products consistently deliver on the promise of maximized equipment performance and

reduced maintenance costs, as well as a variety of specific benefits tailored precisely for your critical application. We have earned the confidence of our customers, largely due to the combination of our extensive Research and Development departments, our Technical Services staff, and our unique ability to offer the most cost effective solution for your application.

2017

Lanxess acquires Chemtura

LANXESS successfully completes acquisition of Chemtura

2007

Anderol-Chemtura

ANDEROL acquired by CHEMTURA

The acquisition includes Kaufman’s two operating companies, Hatco Corporation and Anderol Inc.

2003

Anderol-Royal

ANDEROL and Royal Lubricants merged into one business

1999

Japan-Italy

ANDEROL Japan and ANDEROL Italia established

1997

Kaufman Holdings

ROYAL Lubricants and ANDEROL acquired by Kaufman Holdings

1985

Huels

ANDEROL acquired by HUELS

1978

Shell-Royal

SHELL International Petroleum Company purchased ROYAL Lubricants

1969

OEM Relationship

 1st major compressor OEM relationship established

1966

Tenneco

TENNECO acquires Lehigh – NUODEX Business Unit  formed

1954

ANDEROL Trademark filed

ANDEROL Trademark Information:

All purpose lubricants containing synthetic materials

1950

ROYAL

Wright Patterson Air Force engineers purchase ROYAL

1941

ANDEROL founded

Lehigh Chemical established to develop, produce and  market ANDEROL lubricants

1940

Synthetic Fluids

ROYAL Lubricants established to develop, produce and  market Synthetic Aviation fluids