Specialists in hydrocarbon-based speciality products and solvents
We serve a diverse range of global industries, delivering innovative solutions to their needs and in turn the needs of each and everyone of us. Our rich history contributes to the passion and dedication of our team today in making new discoveries and continuing the Haltermann Carless story.
We operate six dedicated teams that focus on key business areas; Middle Distillates, Oil & Gas, Pentanes, Performance Fuels, Performance Solvents and Special Aromatics. Currently, we operate state of the art refining, processing and blending facilities that allow us to produce a wide variety of speciality products.
Our Business Lines
Oil & Gas Products
We provide solutions for the oil and gas industry in the reliable evacuation of side streams which are then subsequently processed into a variety of standard petrochemical products.
Drilling Mud Base Fluids
Our drilling base fluids are specially designed to meet the widely varying and technically challenging demands of the global oil and gas drilling industry.
Our process oils provide a wide specification range of specialty oils used as strategic raw materials in a variety of industry sectors and manufacturing Areas.
We have a long history of producing a wide range of high purity Pentanes and their blends, which are typically used in the insulation, chemical and cosmetic industries.
To support the Automotive and Oil industries, we offer test, reference, high performance race fuels, special grades for first-fill or two-stroke engine applications and reference lubricants.
A wide range of hydrocarbon solvents with purity greater than 95% are marketed by our Performance Solvents area for a wide range of demanding applications.
A leading global supplier of C10 and C12 Heavy Aromatic Solvents to the Agrochemical, Fuel Additive and Oilfield chemical industries.
Printing Ink Distillates
We are one of the leading manufacturers of specialty printing ink distillates. On top we offer specification test oils for the 260 to 290°C distillation range.
Low Viscosity Base Oils
Our market leading low viscosity base oils are defined by specific performance characteristics and can be used in multiple industrial applications.
Our Oxo products are widely applied in the pharmaceutical and printing industry, but are also used as industrial intermediate in the manufacture of other further products.
Our portfolio of sustainable technologies are based on renewable raw materials and offer multiple benefits to our customers: an excellent performance and at low carbon footprint.
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We have a long history in refining which dates back to 1859. Our story originates from two of the oldest chemical companies in the world and combines the minds of two extraordinary chemists.