Respectful, responsive, efficient, innovative; McLube strives to empower its employees and customers so they may help shape the future. Our goal is their solution.

McGee Industries, Inc., more commonly referred to by our brand name, McLube®, has offered high-performance release agents, anti-tack coatings and lubricants since 1954. McGee Industries is comprised of the McLube® USA, McLube® Europe, McLube® Asia, and McLube® Marine divisions that work in tandem to provide solutions to customers around the world. We supply our trusted formulations to customers in North and South America, Europe, and Japan from our headquarters outside Philadelphia, USA. McLube® Asia Pvt. Ltd. is licensed to manufacture and sell McLube® products in the Asian Pacific Region, Africa, and The Middle East. McLube® Asia is a partly-owned subsidiary of McGee Industries established in 2000 with facilities in Mumbai and Nashik, India and Shenzhen, China. McLube® Marine supplies high-performance dry-film lubricants and eco-friendly polishes to boating enthusiasts, professional sailors, and Olympians around the world. McGee Industries believes in tailor-made formulations to achieve superior results and strives to be the industry leader in employee and customer satisfaction.


Late 1970's

Zell McGee founds McGee Industries, Inc.

McGee offers Molybdenum disulfide products

Edward L. McClatchy appointed President

McLube Starts developing PTFE products

Move to current headquarters outside Philadelphia, Pa

McLube breaks into the European Market

Edward L. McClatchy Jr. appointed President

McGee enters the Nautical Supply Industry with Sailkote

McLube expands R & D / starts developing heat-cure coatings and Nanotech products

McLube Marine partners with Harken® Sailboat Hardware

McLube Asia Pvt. Ltd. founded with offices in Mumbai and manufacturing in Nashik, India

McGee Industries receives first ISO certification

McGee Industries establishes dedicated European office and distribution

McLube Asia opens offices in Shenzhen, China

Current ISO Certification


Zell McGee, founder of McGee Industries, understood that quality products are not everything. Zell built McGee Industries around his unique employees and needs of the extraordinary customers molding the products on which our modern society relies. From the very beginning, Zell’s McLube brand has built a reputation for reliable performance and unparalleled customer responsiveness.
Six decades later, we continue to focus on the customer. We strive to be the most responsive, efficient supplier of release agents and lubricants to customers around the world, large and small. Our technical representatives have the industry-specific knowledge and experience necessary to not only select the appropriate product for your application, but also provide invaluable process, preparation, and application assistance. We will do our due diligence, analyze your unique concerns, and come up with ways for you to cut costs, save time, and reduce waste.

Our products are never generalized. We engineer formulas for specific materials, specific processes, and under specific conditions. If one of our current products does not meet your needs, we will promptly engineer a new formulation catered to your unique specifications at no additional cost.


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McLube Marine

Team McLube is the world’s leading manufacturer of high-performance dry lubricants (SAILKOTE) and low-friction hull coatings for professional sailors, Olympians, and boating enthusiasts alike. We provide reliable dry lubricants for everything that slides and environmentally-conscious hull coatings with unparalleled anti-friction characteristics. Our OneDrop Ball Bearing Conditioner is the only product Harken® recommends for everything that rolls. Team McLube partnered with Harken® in 1998 to provide top-quality coatings and polishes to sailors around the world.

Visit us at https://www.mclubemarine.com/ to learn more.