We want to be part of your success by identifying and supplying high performance speciality oils and fluids that allow you to add value and differentiate your product offering, through a tailored and personalised problem solving approach.

Customer focussed organisation

Committed and highly experienced team

Comprehensive product range

Customer specific blending

Flexible logistics

Short lead times

Multiple package types

ISO 9001:2015 accredited

Who is SIP?

SIP is an independent marketer of speciality oils and fluids. We reliably deliver specified product solutions backed by wide-ranging technical and industry expertise.

Having recently celebrated our 30th anniversary, our business today is focused on adding value through long-term strategic partnerships, built on trust to generate loyalty. As an independent and dynamic marketer, with a can-do approach to our business, we strive to offer customers and suppliers the very highest levels of service through commitment, flexibility and continuous improvement in order to consistently deliver high levels of performance.

Latest News

  • “Decades of Declining Viscosity”

    Like a limbo dancer, engine oil viscosities have been getting lower and lower over the past few years. To emphasise this, the SAE's J300 viscosity standard established two new low viscosity grades definitions, SAE 8 and SAE 12. The process of formulating "thinner" higher-performance oils has been progressing for more than a century and things have come a long way since the first engine oils were used in the early internal combustion engine cars of the late 19th Century. Over the last 60 years, there have been enormous changes since Alexander Duckham launched the first multigrade engine oil, Duckhams Q 20W-50, to the point where 0W-XX oils could take 35 percent of the global market by 2030. The question now is, what base oils will be needed to blend these viscosities and will there be the resources and willingness to meet these new specifications with the emphasis being shifted to electric vehicles.
  • SIP Base Oils for Food Grade Lubricants.

    Due to the current lockdowns around Europe, we understand that manufacturing plants for frozen, canned and packaged foods, breads and edible oils are operating at high capacity. With this comes an increased demand for food-grade oils and greases. To meet your needs to supply these products, SIP has a wide range of medicinal white oils, […]
  • Corona Virus Update

    During these challenging times SIP’s priority is the health and safety of our valued staff, customers and suppliers. SIP office staff are remote working – still able to process orders, provide product support and assist with technical enquiries as usual. For existing customers, please contact us through the usual channels. New or prospective customers – please email: enquries@sip.com Our logistics terminal is fully operational, holding sufficient inventory levels and despatching product to our customers with the minimum of disruption. Social distancing, restrictions covering external hauliers and in-depth hygiene procedures are all in place at our terminal to keep everyone safe. We are continually monitoring the guidelines and advice provided by the UK Government and Public Health England – keeping everyone informed. Please follow our social media updates.