Founded in 1865, Houghton International is a privately held company that develops and produces oil, chemicals and lubricants. It maintains manufacturing and research facilities throughout the world. The company provides heat treating, wire drawing, steel rolling, and metal cutting, finishing and forming solutions. Houghton International serves clients in the aerospace, aluminum, automotive, defense, food and beverage, metal finishing, steel, machinery fabrication and medical industries. It offers the FLUIDCARE chemical management program. The company provides cleaners, quenchants, coolants, forming compounds, conversion coatings, rust preventives, and rolling, hydraulic and industrial fluids. In addition, Houghton International offers HOCUT 795-MD, which is used with machines and metals.