Project Description

Coolcut Machine Coolant

Client Name


Business Sector


Client’s Requirements

Gun drilling high carbon steel and needed coolant to comply with health and safety.

Location of Business

Livingston, West Lothian.


Critical drilling operation on an extremely difficult to machine metal.

High concentraion of coolant with potential for breathing mist.

Expensive tools.


Ferguson & Menzies recommended Opus Boron Free Coolcut X @8-10% concentration with flood-through tool coolant supply – to enable effective drilling, avoid expensive premature tool wear and provide a more operator friendly coolant with boron free technology ie. without boron addatives.


Successful gun drilling operations with economical and efficient results, including health and safety considerations.

Feedback/Testimonial from Client

Bridgeforth Engineering and Opus have achieved the benefits through our continuous improvement program.

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