Groundbreaking Ceremony Held for New Oelheld Facility

Groundbreaking Ceremony Held for New Oelheld Facility in West Dundee, IL

Many guests, including Philipp Storr, president of oelheld, dignitaries of the village of West Dundee and representatives from Opus, our general contractor, and BMO Harris, our bank, joined the staff of oelheld in a festive groundbreaking ceremony on June 20th, 2016.

Our aoelheld_featrchitectural stunning new 24,000.00 square feet facility will house increased production capacity, increased storage, a new R & D laboratory and a state of the art tanker unloading station. Targeted move-in date into our new home which is located close to the intersection of Randall Road and Interstate 90 will be December 2016.

About Us
 oelheld GmbH in Germany is a medium-sized business which can look back on 125 years of tradition and experience. Since its foundation in 1887 through Carl Christian Held oelheld GmbH established as a lubricant specialist. Partnership, research and Human Technology are grown values and are our tradition that we are proud of.

Numerous machine manufacturers and universities are developing together with us products that are especially designed to the requirements of their machines. This kind of cooperation allows us to meet the specific requirements of our customers and adapt our fluids to the different applications.

In 2012 oelheld celebrated its 125 year jubilee. Oelheld was founded by Carl Christian Held in 1887 in Stuttgart, Germany. Today oelheld is a prestigious lubricant specialist and worldwide active.

We develop grinding fluids, cutting fluids and water-soluble lubricants for many different applications. Human technology is not just a trademark at oelheld GmbH – it is our guiding principle for a better future. Our dielectric fluids for EDM die sinking and EDM wire cutting applications are recommended by leading machine manufacturers. Our laboratories are equipped with the most state of the art analysis and testing devices which meet the latest standards and satisfy our customer’s wishes. Put us to the test!

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