Total Lubricants USA, a part of Total, is a privately owned company that specializes in the development, manufacturing and marketing of lubrication products. Founded in 1868, it has manufacturing facilities in New Jersey, North Carolina and Tennessee, as well as a sales office in Germany. The company provides products for the food processing, chemical, mining, marine and metalworking industries and glass bottle manufacturers. Total Lubricants USA has a network of distributors throughout the United States. In addition, it offers oil analysis, training and lubrication management services. The company provides products for compressors, turbines, transformers and textile machineries. Total is one of the largest international oil and gas companies worldwide that has locations in more than 100 countries.