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Car production line robotic arm

These examples show how we’ve helped companies in the automotive components industry to cut costs by preventing equipment failure, extending oil-drain intervals and reducing downtime.

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Motor company, Thailand (PDF, 236 KB) - opens in new window

Changing to Shell Gadus S2 V220 enabled a Thai motor company to avoid the expense of having to replace the enclosed gears on its 18 industrial robots. This brought them total savings of US$154,286.

CNHTC, China (PDF, 237 KB) - opens in new window

By replacing their hydraulic pump oil with Shell Tellus S2 M 46, CNHTC doubled their oil-drain intervals. This led to reduced oil consumption and maintenance costs, and reported annual savings of US$15,644.

Automotive component manufacturer, Thailand (PDF, 183 KB) - opens in new window

Since changing to Shell Tellus S2 M hydraulic oil, Yarnapund’s pipe-bending machine has no longer required any unscheduled maintenance, thus saving the company over US$71,300 a year.