THINC Welcomes Quaker Chemical as a New Partner


Okuma America Corporation is pleased to announce that Quaker Chemical Corporation, a global provider of process chemicals and services, has joined Partners in THINC. “Quaker’s broad industry experience, technical expertise and extensive service make them a terrific fit for the Partners in THINC program as we bring complete machine tool and manufacturing solutions to companies across the U.S.,” says Jeff Estes, director of Partners in THINC.

Quaker is focused on one goal: creating more value for the customer. By focusing intensely on a few areas in heavy manufacturing industries they achieve a high level of understanding of their customers, their processes, and their needs. Quaker’s history and understanding help them develop metalworking fluids and services that not only solve today’s problems but help create a more profitable future.

The principal industries served by Quaker include automotive, steel finishing, heavy equipment, aerospace, tube and pipe, and bearing manufacturing. With a focus on providing a combination of process fluids, services, and technical expertise that helps manufacturers reduce costs, improve performance, and achieve a safe work environment, Quaker’s business model is an ideal fit for the Partners in THINC concept. Quaker Chemical products can be seen and demonstrated at the Partners in THINC facility in Charlotte, North Carolina, and at the Okuma Tech Centers in Chicago and Houston.

Okuma America Corporation is the U.S.-based affiliate of Okuma Corporation, a world leader in the development of computer numeric controls (CNC) and CNC machine tool technology, founded in 1898 in Nagoya, Japan. Known for its technology leadership and world-class manufacturing, product quality and dedication to customer service, Okuma strives to be the machine tool solution provider to manufacturers worldwide. For more information, visit []. Partners in THINC is a unique facility and concept offering integrated solutions and a one-stop-shop designed to streamline current manufacturing processes, improve capabilities, or for exploring advanced manufacturing options. Each member brings specialized equipment, expertise, and a commitment to provide the best possible integrated solutions to the end-user. Visit [].

Quaker Chemical Corporation is a leading global provider of process chemicals, chemical specialties, services, and technical expertise to a wide range of industries. Its products, technical solutions, and chemical management services enhance its customer’s processes, improve their product quality, and lower their costs. For more information visit [].