UA-87513306-1 Our History - Pro Oil

Our History

PRO OIL SA have become a recognised competitor and leader in quality and service delivery, against all major oil companies and other independent oil companies

About Us

PRO OIL SA is a proudly South African born and bred lubrication, engineering and wear protection solutions company since November 2002, founded by Clayton Smith as a long term dream since his humble beginnings in lubrication in 1995.

It is with Clayton's utmost passion for advance in the field of wear protection, and almost 20years on-going experience and study, that PRO OIL SA as a brand and company has become a market leader.


PRO OIL SA is best known for our finest quality Automotive, Industrial, Mining and Marine lubricants.

We are also Industry leaders and innovators of the finest quality wear protection in all types of machinery ranging from small Gensets / auxiliary and Industrial equipment, to the very heaviest transport, construction, marine and mining engines and equipment operating in the most arduous conditions.

PRO OIL SA offers optimum lubrication solutions to all facets of the industry, with the lubrication engineering expertise to develop and custom design wear protection specific to any application.

Our Objectives

We initially set out to produce our own range of Independent branded lubricants with years of research into how one could not produce just equivalents to any Major International Brands on the market, but rather Superior Lubricants that you would come to know as such through the use of them. Pro Oil SA only uses the best grades of ISO approved base oils and the highest quality additive systems available.

Our business is all about your equipment and machinery running at its optimum for the longest possible lifespan with the very best possible wear protection available. In many cases better performance is the result of application specific lubrication and that is where we are set apart from our competitors. Personal attention to your unique plant, fleet or even equipment is what we strive for and your utmost satisfaction is the result.