Protecting machine gears from wear and corrosion is important for prolonging asset life and preventing breakdowns. The Shell Omala range of gear oils offers protection across a wide range of applications. It includes Shell’s latest synthetic oils such as Shell Omala S4 GX, which offers exceptional long-life performance under extreme loads and temperatures.
Customers using Shell’s standard products, such as Shell Omala S2 G, are extending oil-drain intervals by up to 200% for some applications. Customers are trading up to synthetic oils, such as Shell Omala S4 GX, for even longer oil life and other benefits.
Real-world Value Delivery
Users of Shell Omala oils are benefiting from proven, robust and reliable lubrication that adds value to their operations. For instance, by switching to Shell Omala S4 GX, some customers are
- increasing equipment protection: one customer reports virtually eliminating gearbox failures
- extending oil-drain intervals. Some equipment manufacturers approve Shell Omala S4 GX for four-year drain intervals, and some customers have extended their oil-drain intervals by up to five times.