The Shell LubeAnalyst service delivers great value

Many leading shipping companies use Shell LubeAnalyst as an important part of their planned and predictive maintenance strategies to help deliver:

  • greater equipment reliability and reduced downtime through early diagnosis of potential faults
  • accurate and timely results worldwide: analysis for all normal samples is available within two
  • working days of the samples reaching the Shell laboratory
  • lower machine repair costs
  • high safety standards
  • precise monitoring of operating efficiency.

Used oil and equipment monitoring

Shell LubeAnalyst is an oil condition monitoring service that helps to ensure that your equipment and lubricants are in optimum working order by identifying potential oil or equipment failures before they become critical. This service is designed to help save money and time on maintenance.

  • Our service covers every type of vessel machinery.
  • Your samples are analysed by a multidisciplinary team of marine and lubricant experts when you opt for the Plus or Pro service.
  • We provide local-language reports and web systems.
Our Services Standard (essential) Plus (optimising) Pro (special)

Shell LubeAnalyst

Used oil and equipment monitoring services3

"Test" range of suites

"Check" range of suites

  • Additional information from used oil samples

"Check Plus" range of suites

  • Enhanced test sequences
  • Advanced diagnostics


Five Simple Steps to Shell LubeAnalyst

  1. Ask your account manager to register your vessel and equipment.
  2. Take representative oil samples from your equipment and complete the label.
  3. Send the samples to the correct Shell laboratory.
  4. Your samples are tested and analysed and then entered into the Shell LubeAnalyst database.
  5. You receive an email or website report showing the diagnosis and recommendations.

Shell LubeAnalyst available across our global network

Americas: (USA)
Shell Marine Laboratory
1600 Shore Rd, Suite G
Naperville, IL 60563
Phone: 001 630 548 3921

Brazil: (BR)
Shell Marine Laboratory,
599 CC Street,
State of Minas Gerais,
Phone 00 55 312 566 7888
Note: For local samples only. Please do not send samples from outside of Brazil.

Europe: (EU)
Shell Marine Laboratory
Inward Way, Rossmore Business Park
Ellesmere Port
Cheshire CH65 3EN
United Kingdom
Phone: 00 44 151 350 6727

India: (IN)
Shell Marine Laboratory
A-77, Road No. 16
Wagle Industrial Estate
Note: For local samples only. Please do not send samples from outside India

Singapore: (SG)
Shell Marine Laboratory
30, Boon Lay Way
Singapore 609957
Phone: 00 65 637 90266/ 00 65 63790273

China: (CN)
Shell Marine Laboratory
No 88 Pu Gong Road Shanghai Chemical and Industrial Park
Fengxian District
Shanghai, China 201507
Phone: 00 86 21 6027 6363
Note: For local samples only. Please do not send samples from outside China.

Australia: (AU)
Shell Marine Laboratory
28 Reid Road
Perth International Airport
Newburn WA 6105
Phone: 00 61 893 733 620

Why choose Shell LubeAnalyst?

  • Over 30 years of sample analysis and more than 200,000 samples analysed each year
  • More than 1,200 customers with over 10,000 vessels
  • Six ISO-accredited laboratories worldwide using ASTM and in-house test methods1
  • One global IT platform and one global database

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