Welcome to Ravensberger Schmierstoffvertrieb GmbH

The Ravensberger Schmierstoffvertrieb GmbH develops, manufactures and markets high-quality lubricants which have an enviable reputation both in this country and in international markets. In the advanced, on-site laboratories, products are carefully developed to meet and exceed the requirements of the major automotive manufacturers and to comply with future regulations. The quality management system guarantees a high standard of product and this attention to detail is carried through from production to shipping.

We offer the customer a wide range of lubricants and cleaning products, including car and truck engine oils, racing oils, gear oils for automatic and manual transmissions and drive axles, as well as agricultural machinery products, hydraulic oils, industrial oils, specialty fats, high performance lubricants, car care products, cleaners, winter chemicals and engine coolant (anti-freeze).

RAVENOL is one of the most dynamic and capable brands for premium lubricant products in the world.

The Ravensberger Schmierstoffvertrieb GmbH was established by Habisch and Triebel in Werther specializing in Monograde Oils, Greases and industrial cleaning agents.


Registration of the brand name RAVENOL. Expansion of the product range to include industrial oils and coolants.


Introduction of multi-grade oils. Expansion of the automotive and bicycle care product ranges.


Construction and extension of the premises for the purpose of modernization and expansion of the production area.


Construction of a new warehouse and office building with adjoining second phase of construction in 1985.


Product range extended to include semi-synthetic and fully synthetic engine and gear oils. Expansion of the distribution network and the first brand re-launch.


Intensification of international sales activities. Renewed modernisation of the production area.


Expansion and modernisation of the laboratories. Investment in new equipment to optimise the production of engine oils.


Certification approval according to DIN EN ISO 9001:2000. First significant activity in global motorsport activities with racing lubricants. First appearances of the company at national and international trade fairs.


Further expansion of global business. Laboratory certification according to DIN EN / IEC 17025:2005.


Modernisation of the office and staff facilities. Certification to ISO / TS 16949:2009.


Comprehensive Brand re-launch with modernised logo and new, futuristic design and optimisation of the product.


Anniversary year. RAVENOL is celebrating 70 years of providing dynamic, innovative products to customers in over 90 countries worldwide.


Partnership with BWT Racing Point F1 Team.


Accreditation according to DIN EN ISO / IEC 17025: 2018, Expansion of the office space.


A new jetty for the RAVENOL Group at the location Lubmin.


Another anniversary year...RAVENOL celebrates its 75th anniversary with employees, customers and partners.

75 Jahre

As an additional highlight, the partnership with the ASTON MARTIN – Cognizant FORMULA ONE™ TEAM was sealed.

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