Maxim Petrochemical proudly manufactures and distributes industrial lubricants, metalworking fluids and process chemicals for the Metalworking, Aerospace, Energy, Heat Treating, Machining, Metal forming and many other industries across North America.  Utilizing the latest technology in an ever changing industry, Maxim Petrochemical is committed to providing our customers with exceptional customer service and the finest in industrial fluids.


At Maxim, our commitment to a strong customer/supplier relationship starts with people….. the right people. The Maxim Team is empowered to meet and exceed each and every customer expectation. From Customer Service to Technical Support and distribution, we provide our customers with unparalleled service and an unsurpassed experience.


Quality is a top priority for Maxim. From Purchasing and Inventory control to Production, Packaging and Logistics… Maxim is dedicated to a total quality system. Throughout all major and minor phases of our process we are dedicated to your success by providing you with the finest in metalworking fluids, industrial lubricants and process chemicals.

Metalworking Oils

Neat Cutting Oils, Honing Oils, Tapping Compounds, Grinding Oils.

Metalworking Fluids & Coolant Concentrates

Semi-Synthetics, Synthetics, Soluble Oils for your coolant needs.

Maxus NC TAP

Premier chlorine-free tapping compound.

MQL – Minimal Quantity Lubricants

Bio-based Lubricants specifically designed for use in MQL applications.

Gear Oils

GL, EP and R&O Series Premium Gear oils

Hydraulic Oils

oxidation resistance and corrosion protection, excellent thermal and hydrolytic stability, low pour points, foam resistance and high demulsibility

Slideway Oils

smooth operation under moderate and severe conditions and are recommended for machine tools which rely on slide-ways for precision and accuracy

Quenchants and Heat Treating Products

Quenchants and related Heat Treating Chemicals and Salts.

Rust Preventives

Chemicals for in-process rust protection, as well as indoor and outdoor storage.

Grinding Fluids

Oils, Semi-Synthetics, Synthetics and Soluble Oils for your grinding operations.

Maxim Oil & Chemical

Products and Services

Maxim Petrochemical manufactures and markets metalworking lubricants to end-users across the United States and Mexico. Our Dallas/Fort Worth facility also produces specialty industrial oils for major petrochemical marketers through contract toll blending and private labeling. Maxim Petrochemical is presently seeking business expansion opportunities in other regions through qualified distributors.

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Latest news and events

Maxim Petrochemical provides comprehensive solutions to todays MQL demands. Article from The Haas Minimum Quantity Lubrication (MQL) system allows machine tool operators to drill holes, tap holes, cut molds and machine metal with little or no coolant by delivering a steady flow of compressed air and small quantity of cutting oil directly to the […]

Curious About Minimum Quantity Lubricants (or MQL)? MAXIM PETROCHEMICAL IS ON THE “CUTTING EDGE” OF THE MQL GAME! Visit our website for more detailed information. Still not sure how it works? Here’s an article from that might clear the air: N.R.DharM.Kamruzzaman, MahiuddinAhmed In all machining processes, tool wear is a natural phenomenon and it […]

Ever wondered about High Pressure Coolant Techniques? High pressure coolant pumps have been around for the past 20 years. The concept is to (as the name implies) pump high pressure coolant through the coolant manifold creating a localized pressure increase that eliminates the formation of vapor, specifically around the cutting surface. The force of the […]