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Source: Shell Lubricants
Wednesday, March 09, 2011 03:56 PM IST (10:26 AM GMT)
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Shell Lubricants Revamps LubeAnalyst Oil Program for Smooth Performance

New Delhi, Delhi, India, Wednesday, March 09, 2011 — (Business Wire India) — Shell Lubricants, the global market share leader in finished lubricants (Kline & Company), has revamped its Shell LubeAnalyst oil analysis program, which is designed to help customers improve equipment and vehicle reliability and reduce maintenance costs. LUBE ANALYST is an Oil and Equipment Condition Monitoring Oil Analysis (OCM/ECM based Oil Analysis) system, it is a program engineered to provide an online user interface that offers a worldwide sample history and failure trends on various types of equipment and engines

The Shell LubeAnalyst provides an integrated web-based solution to allow customers to register their equipments, track samples, view reports and trends online. Used-oil reports, provided through the Shell LubeAnalyst program can reveal whether contaminants such as water, coolant, fuel or dirt are getting into the oil, indicating head-gasket leaks, leaking fuel injectors or other problems.

Speaking on the occasion, Donald Anderson, Country Head – Lubricants, Shell India Markets Pvt. Ltd. said,” Being the global market share leader in lubricants we believe in providing products with state-of-the-art technologies to ensure trouble-free vehicle operation. With the system being oaccessible online, LubeAnalyst program is one of the most effective methods to avoid equipment damage and extend the life of your lubricant. It is an integrated system to cater to the end-to-end Oil Condition Monitoring Service enabling easy and quick access to sample test data to the diverse set of users.”

The LubeAnalyst sample kits are specifically designed to meet the needs of specific operations. Every sample is subjected to a comprehensive set of required tests that vary according to the equipment and applications. Careful analysis of these samples by Shell field based technical staff yields information and recommendations to help you effectively schedule preventative maintenance and can also allow to:

— Reduce Downtime

— Lower Machine Repair costs

— Optimise Maintenance Intervals

— Extend Oil Drain Periods

— Reduce Capital Investments


About Shell Lubricants

Shell is the global market share leader in lubricants with 13% of the market in volume terms, according to the international market research firm Kline. The company makes and sells more than 3,000 different lubricants to meet customer needs across a wide range of applications. These include consumer motoring, commercial transport, mining, food processing and power generation.

Shell Lubricants has five lubricants research and development centres in the UK, Germany, France, the US and Japan.

Shell’s portfolio of lubricant brands includes Shell Helix, Shell Advance, Shell Rimula, Shell Rotella, Shell Tellus, Shell Cassida, Shell Spirax, Pennzoil® and Quaker State®. Shell also owns a portfolio of car care products and Jiffy Lube® services.

About Shell Lubricants India

Shell Lubricants India is a 100% subsidiary of Shell. Shell Lubricants’ India operations demonstrate Shell’s long-term commitment to India and its support for the country’s increasing energy needs. Going forward, the company expects to see much greater availability of Shell lubricants and faster growth in the market as it wins new customers. Shell Lubricants’ customers in India include Wartsila, Maruti Suzuki, Hyundai, Ford and Thermax.

Nidhi Malik, Shell Lubricants, +91 9810120557
Pallavi Sharma, 20:20 Media, +91 9999667943


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