oronite in Brazil

innovative solutions to help keep the world moving

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Chevron Oronite is a world-class developer and manufacturer of lubricant additives and chemicals designed to enhance the performance of all types of transportation and industrial equipment. With a global presence and sales networks that extend to local markets, Oronite employs more than 2000 people worldwide.

A subsidiary of Chevron Corporation, Oronite started operating in 1980 in Brazil, where the company owns and operates a facility located in the Mauá Petrochemical Hub. In addition, commercial operations for the Latin America region are managed out of a Rio de Janeiro office.

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Research and technology

Our team works together to deliver quality and innovative solutions that combine pioneering technology and the latest research to help maximize the reliability, efficiency and life of engines, meeting our customers' needs today and in the future.

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Responsible manufacturing

Products manufactured by Oronite aim to dissolve waste deposits, inhibit oxidation, control corrosion and reduce engine wear and friction. The result is fewer emissions and less impact on the environment.

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We manufacture products for all types of diesel, gasoline and natural gas engines as well as additives for gear oils and hydraulic fluids. Oronite is a market leader in number of areas including Marine, Railroad and Natural Gas Engine Oils and Tractor Hydraulic Fluids.