Lubricants for Construction and Mining2019-01-13T14:59:54+13:00

LUBRICANTS FOR CONSTRUCTION AND MINING

In a tough industry, Shell Lubricants’ technical specialists provide value by increasing ODIs and reducing equipment downtime with lubrication solutions that help you get the most from your equipment.

SHELL LUBRICANTS FOR MINING

Heavy-duty Diesel Engine Oils

High quality oil can help protect your equipment and maximise value. We have a whole range of protective products.

Shell Rimula

Shell Omala

Industrial Gear Oils

Explore Shell’s range of gear oils to see how you can prolong asset life, prevent breakdowns and increase the efficiency of your machinery.

Shell Omala

Shell Spirax

Axles, Transmission & Powershift Transmission Oil

Discover how Shell oils protect axles and gears from wear to help reduce maintenance costs, extend vehicle life and maximise your return on investment.

Shell Spirax

Greases Shell Gadus

The longer your grease lasts, the longer your components last, and the less lubrication maintenance for your equipment. With a full product range of Shell Gadus greases, you can select the grease to best meet your needs.

Shell Gadus

Shell TellusHydraulic Fluids

Find out how Shell hydraulic fluids can maintain or even improve the efficiency of your hydraulic systems with the latest synthetic, ashless technology.

Shell Tellus

Unlocking Savings and Productivity in the Mining Industry

Lubricant not top of mind? Check out the facts and figures that will show how we can help you get the most value out of your operation.

COMPANIES RECOGNISE, BUT UNDERESTIMATE, THE COST-SAVING POTENTIAL OF EFFECTIVE EQUIPMENT LUBRICATION

60% of mining companies believe they can reduce costs by >5% through lubricant selection and/or management

Savings

But only 1 in 4 thinking savings could exceed 10%

In reality lubricants can impact up to 30% of total maintenance budget

Maintence Budget

OPPORTUNITIES FOR LUBRICATION TO INCREASE PRODUCTIVITY AND LOWER COSTS ARE BEING MISSED IN THE INDUSTRY TODAY

Only 53% believe choosing higher quality lubricants will reduce maintenance costs

Reduce maintence costs

Only half are clear how lubrication can influence unplanned down time or equipment availability

Only 4 in 10 businesses think they conduct staff training on lubricants as regularly as they should

Staff Training

Only 4 in 10 have all the correct procedures in place to manage lubricants effectively

Correct Procedures


EFFECTIVE LUBRICANT SELECTION AND MANAGEMENT CAN HELP ENABLE 
COMPANIES TO ACHIEVE TOTAL COST OF OWNERSHIP (TCO) SAVINGS THROUGH LOWER MAINTENANCE COSTS, REDUCED EQUIPMENT DOWNTIME, AND PRODUCTIVITY IMPROVEMENTS

SHELL LUBRICANTS WORKS WITH CUSTOMERS TO HELP DELIVER TCO SAVINGS

At least $43 million savings delivered to mining companies (2011-2015)

43 Million

260 Shell Lubricants technical specialists help customers maximise equipment productivity and reduce TCO through lubrication

260 Shell Lubricants technical specialists

OEM and customer collaborations enable Shell Lubricants to develop products that help improve performance, productivity and profitability

OEM and customer collaborations

Shell Lubricants Services to help upgrade lubrication management:

Helping identify and seize savings

Expert advice on-site

Shell CoachStaff training

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