Inside this section for Gearbox Manufacturers

Gearing Up for Optimum Performance

Read our report to discover the key issues that can affect gearbox performance and learn how equipment manufacturers can help boost business by recommending the correct maintenance solutions to their customers.

Shell Omala - A Range of Industrial Gear Oils to Meet Customer Needs

To meet the challenges of a wide range of gear types and applications, Shell has designed a portfolio of oils that enables you to choose a product to match the technical and operational needs of your customers.


How OEMs Can Help Their Customers Achieve Lubrication Excellence

The world of lubricants is always evolving. As machinery becomes more advanced, lubricants adapt to meet challenges and enable equipment to perform at its peak. Working with lubricants experts to keep abreast of these changes is just one of the tactics that will help OEMs develop their inhouse expertise and cement their position as an invaluable customer resource.

The Benefits of Predictive Maintenance for OEMs

As part of our increasingly connected world, companies are now able to use technology to manage their assets more efficiently, which has led to the rise of predictive maintenance (PdM). Opportunities for your customers to proactively optimise operations are aplenty. Here, we look at how this can be achieved, so you can effectively advise and manage your customers.

Contact Your Local Technical Expert

Get in touch with one of our 700+ technical experts globally for your questions to optimise your lubrication chart.

Your customers don’t realize the impact lubricants can have on their business

  • 60% of customers are unclear how lubricants can influence unplanned downtime or equipment availability

    In fact, 20% of customers surveyed believe unplanned equipment shutdown due to incorrect lubricant selection and/or management have cost their business $250,000 or more.

    Shell Omala gear oils exceed minimum gear protection requirements and provides over 98% less wear than industry standard limits.

  • The truth is that lubricants can impact up to more than 30% of maintenance budgets for your customer

    Customers don’t realize the easiest way to optimize operations and improve profitability is by using a premium quality lubricant.

    Through longer drain intervals, longer oil service life, and high performance in harsh temperatures, you can help customers increase uptime and maximize ROI for their machinery.

  • Partner with Shell to have the expertise and knowledge your customer wants

    Get insights and expertise that will reduce warranty claims due to incorrect lubrication and stressful troubleshooting or machine failure.

    Be in the know and keep your lubricant chart fully updated, so you can help your customers get maximum value from their lubricants provider.

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