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Shell completes Global gas-to-liquid (GTL) base oil supply chain with new Middle East hub

14 Jan 2015

Facility located near Dubai represents Shell’s fourth and newest GTL base oil storage hub

Shell To Be BMW Recommended Oil Supplier

04 Nov 2014

Shell today announces that it has been chosen by BMW AG as its only recommended global supplier for aftermarket engine oils for the following BMW brands: BMW, BMW i, BMW M, MINI and BMW Motorrad.

Hyundai And Shell Base Oil Company Ltd Begins Production At Base Oil Manufacturing Plant In South Korea

25 Sep 2014

HYUNDAI and SHELL Base Oil Co., Ltd. a joint venture company formed by Shell and Hyundai Oilbank, today inaugurated a new base oil manufacturing plant in Daesan, South Korea. The plant has the capacity to produce approximately 13,000 barrels per day or 650 kilotonnes of API Group II base oils per year.

Shell Supplies Scuderia Ferrari With Motor Oil Made From Natural Gas

19 Sep 2014

Scuderia Ferrari will use this motor oil for the first time on the track at the 2014 Singapore Grand Prix.

Shell Lubricants: Making A Difference To Industry

05 Aug 2014

Shell not only provides lubricants for Ferrari engines, it also lubricates machinery at the Maranello factory in Italy.

Shell Open First Research Centre In China

25 Mar 2014

Shanghai facility becomes the company’s third global centre dedicated to lubricants and oils.

Shell Brings Lubricants Technology Lecture On Innovations To IIT Madras

06 Mar 2014

A panel of industry experts discussed the role of co-engineering and innovation in the development of fuel efficient lubricants.

Shell Progresses With Lube Plant Move To Tuas, Singapore

18 Nov 2013

Shell Eastern Petroleum Pte Ltd (Shell) today announced that it is moving ahead with its plan to build a new Lube Oil Blending Plant (LOBP) and Grease Manufacturing Plant (GMP) in Tuas, southwest of Singapore. Construction at the project site has commenced with the first piling works in October 2013, marking a major milestone in the progress of the project.

Shell Ups Capacity And Efficiency Of Lubricants Plant Serving Central China

12 Nov 2013

Today, Shell hosted the official unveiling of its newly expanded and upgraded lubricant blending plant site at Zhapu, Zhejiang province, China. This state-of-the-art plant will double the capacity of Zhapu site, will be top quartile for China in terms of efficiency and will play a key role in serving customers in Central China.

Shell Moves Ahead On Indonesian Lubricants Investment

20 Aug 2013

Shell has progressed its plan to build a lubricant oil blending plant in Indonesia with a groundbreaking ceremony officiated by Indonesia’s Minister for Industry Mohamad S. Hidayat; Shell Global Commercial Executive Vice President Mark Gainsborough and Shell Indonesia President Director Darwin Silalahi.

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