Marine news and media releases
News and media releases from Shell Marine
Latest media releases
Nov 18, 2019
Shell Marine has extended its relationship with China COSCO Shipping Company Limited (COSCO SHIPPING).
Nov 8, 2019
Shell Marine signs framework agreement with China’s CCCC Dredging (Group) Co. Ltd covering the fleet-wide supply of marine lubricants and technical services.
Oct 28, 2019
Visit us at booth 3A1-002 from 5-10 November 2019
Shell Marine White Paper offers critical cylinder oil guidance to support customer preparedness for IMO 2020
Oct 18, 2019
Shell Marine has published a new White Paper that offers ship owners and operators the critical guidance they need on cylinder oils and engine care to transition successfully through the IMO global cap on fuel sulphur content from January 1, 2020.
Oct 1, 2019
In 15 – 17 October 2019, Shell Marine will be participating inChina Marine Economy Expo (CMEE) in Shenzhen.
Sep 30, 2019
On 15 October 2020, Shell Marine will be joining a panel discussion on innovative lubricants.
Sep 6, 2019
In 10 -11 September, Shell Marine will greet you at stand 19
Jun 5, 2019
Shell Marine has provided clear evidence of the cost savings available when a customer chooses its medium-speed engine oil Shell Gadinia, after PT Indo Container Line (ICON Line) confirmed that reduced lubricant consumption led to longer oil-drain intervals and costs down by 58%.
May 29, 2019
We are participating in Nor-Shipping at Hall E, Stand E02-37
May 13, 2019
IMO 2020 implementation day is approaching quickly and to help customers prepare, Shell is offering trials for its very low sulphur fuel oil (VLSFO) in key ports.
May 3, 2019
Shell has been working with its customers to help them prepare for the implementation of the IMO 2020 regulations on January 1, 2020. Our teams have developed a range of products, from fuels to lubricants to technical services, and we have been trialling our very low sulphur fuel oil (VLSFO) with our customers at key ports.
Apr 9, 2019
In support of customer preparedness for IMO 2020, Shell Marine is introducing Shell Alexia 40 – a new two-stroke engine cylinder oil specifically for use with engines running on 0.5% sulphur content Very Low Sulphur Fuel Oil (VLSFO).
Feb 18, 2019
Shell Marine’s recommendations on medium-speed engine oils selection have saved the equivalent of around $123,000 annually for its customer Hainan Strait Shipping Co. Ltd, one of China’s leading operators of ro-ro tonnage.
Feb 8, 2019
New Global General Manager Joris van Brussel is taking Shell Marine’s customer-focused approach to marine lubricants development, delivery and technical services to another level
New solvent deasphalter unit at Shell’s Pernis refinery increases production of more and cleaner fuels
Oct 8, 2018
Shell has safely commissioned a new solvent deasphalter (SDA) unit at its Pernis refinery, the first major investment at the site since 2011. The new unit enables Pernis to process a larger proportion of its oil intake into cleaner transport fuels, including marine gasoil compliant with IMO 2020.
Oct 3, 2018
Shell’s global marine fuels network rolled out the planned fuel availability for 2020 to customers at SIBCON in Singapore on 3 October 2018. This announcement supports ship owners and charterers as they prepare for the International Maritime Organization (IMO)’s 0.50% global sulphur limit for marine fuels in 2020.
Oct 1, 2018
From the energy we use to the food we eat, the clothes we wear and the things we use every day, we enjoy a lifestyle where we can find everything on the shelves of our local shop or through a simple swipe or click on our screens.
Sep 25, 2018
Shell Marine Fuels is in full swing with preparations for the 20th Singapore International Bunkering Conference and Exhibition (SIBCON) in Singapore from 2-5 October 2018.
Sep 3, 2018
Marine lubricant choices to address International Maritime Organization restrictions on the fuels used by ships from 2020 must be based on verifiable cylinder oil performance data and engine testing to cover all operating conditions, according to the new General Manager of Shell Marine, Joris Van Brussel.
Aug 23, 2018
This year’s Shell Marine stand at SMM will be drawing the crowds with a Formula One simulator. Why not see if you are the next Sebastian Vettel at this year’s leading maritime trade fair, SMM 2018.
Aug 23, 2018
Shell’s global marine fuels network has initiated testing for its new 0.50% very low sulphur marine fuel oil (VLSFO) in preparation for the International Maritime Organization (IMO)’s 0.50% global sulphur limit for marine fuels in 2020.
Jun 12, 2018
Global maritime contractor Van Oord has signed a five-year partnership agreement with Shell Marine covering the lubrication needs for its entire fleet of vessels. The all-inclusive agreement was acknowledged in a special ceremony, staged at the Van Oord headquarters in Rotterdam, where Jaap de Jong signed on behalf of Van Oord and Inbar van de Burg reciprocated on behalf of Shell Marine. The final deal evolved to reflect Shell Marine’s commitments to time-critical delivery of lubricants for use on Van Oord vessels worldwide, while minimising cost overheads and offering continuous logistics and technical support.
Jun 6, 2018
Shell Marine is launching Shell Marine 40, an engine oil for use in high-speed diesel engines in the fishing and tug boat segments, to support and help enhance the performance of engines on board some of the hardest working vessels at sea.
May 8, 2018
As part of its continuous review of its marine lubricants logistics offering, Shell Marine has expanded its distribution network into New Zealand, also adding three new key locations to its delivery options – in Indonesia, Spain and Chile.
May 8, 2018
The technical, commercial and regulatory variables in play when considering a ship owner’s optimum cylinder oil supply solution continue to rise. Shell Marine Global Technical Manager, Dr Sara Lawrence, offers a perspective for 2018.
Dec 7, 2017
Shell Marine has recently been awarded China Ocean Shipping (Group) Company’s (COSCO SHIPPING) largest marine lubricants order in 2017. This order will include the full range of marine lubricants and technical services for 7out of COSCO SHIPPING’S 10 new generation Ultra Large Container Carriers (ULCCs) with capacities of approximately 20,000 TEUs each, ordered in 2015 and due to be in service from 2018-2019. Shell Marine has supplied marine lubricants and services to over 140 COSCO SHIPPING vessels since 2004.
Nov 6, 2017
Shell Marine has officially launched Shell Alexia 140, a two-stroke engine cylinder oil whose exceptionally high base number aims to deliver the ultimate protection for the most modern efficient engines against cold corrosion issues and the means of optimising oil feed rates when fuel grades change.
Jul 20, 2017
Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL), one of the world's largest integrated international container transportation, logistics and terminal companies, has appointed Shell Marine to provide its integrated marine solutions, which include lubricants and services for OOCL Hong Kong.
Jun 6, 2017
New oils help ship owners’ meet cost and performance challenges.
May 10, 2017
Shell Marine is introducing its Marine Integrated Lubrication and Expert Solutions (MILES) programme, its new and unique approach in lubricants management. This new initiative includes combining purchasing options, services and an extensive range of lubricant products in a multi-faceted strategy addressing its customers’ most pressing operational concerns.
May 16, 2017
Shell Marine has renewed its technical partnership for a further four years with the University of Cebu - Maritime Education and Training Center (UC METC).