More on the job, less downtime

More on the job, less downtime

The success of your construction business depends on your ability to reduce carbon emissions, alongside the Total Cost of Ownership and maximising productivity.

Construction companies need expert advice and a simplified lubricant portfolio that works harder, for longer - helping to increase uptime, minimise downtime, and extend equipment life.

That’s why we have introduced Shell lubricants for Driveline: a suite of high performing lubricants and expert advice that adds up to more than the sum of its parts – making you more efficient, productive and competitive.

Driveline lubricants for Construction  

Whitepaper

Driveline Construction Whitepaper

Read our report to discover how the right combination of high-quality lubricants can significantly increase the vehicle and equipment productivity for your construction business.

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Driveline Ratios: Optimise to meet the needs of the whole machine

Driveline Ratios: Optimise to meet the needs of the whole machine

Which type of lubricant could you choose to ensure you get the most out of your engines, transmissions, hydraulic systems and greased components?

Our international network of experts will work with you to develop a package of products tailored to your individual needs and services that help you improve your productivity. We offer a comprehensive lubricant portfolio with which we can help you select the right products, storage and application of your lubricants.

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  • Engine Oils

    Approximately 10% of the expected demand for a construction operator could be Engine oil

    WE RECOMMEND:

    SHELL RIMULA R5 LE & SHELL RIMULA R4 L - keep your equipment on the road even longer

    Benefits at a glance:

    • Provide robust protection for today’s engines
    • Enhanced oxidation control: guards against oil breakdown in hotter engine conditions

    Download the Shell Rimula for Construction product brochure

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  • Gear Oils

    Approximately 36% of the expected demand for a construction operator will be Transmission oil

    WE RECOMMEND:

    SHELL SPIRAX S6 CXME – get the best performance from your transmissions

    Benefits at a glance:

    • Reduce costs by prolonging component life through outstanding frictional and antiwear performance
    • Reduce oil change-out frequency with an all temperature, multi-season product
    • Improve productivity through excellent oxidation stability, which enables extended oil-drain intervals
  • Hydraulic Fluids

    Approximately 50% of the expected demand for a construction operator will be Hydraulic fluid

    WE RECOMMEND:

    SHELL TELLUS S2 MX & VX - for exceptional drive, stop after stop

    Benefits at a glance:

    • Protects and lasts longer
    • Up To 75% better at reducing sludge formation in thermal stability testing
    • Oil life lasts up to 3x longer in operation than the industry standards and OEM limits

    Download the Shell Tellus for Construction product brochure

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  • Grease

    Approximately 4% of the expected demand for a construction operator will be Grease

    WE RECOMMEND:

    SHELL GADUS S2 V220 AC 2 - smooth the way for successful equipment ownership

    Benefits at a glance:

    • Consistent performance over longer periods
    • Excellent lasting protection
    • Multi-purpose EP protection with water and corrosion resistance

    Download the Shell Gadus for Construction product brochure

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Lubrication Services

Shell LubeAnalyst

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Shell LubeAnalyst

This early warning system lets you identify potential oil or equipment failures before they become critical. 

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Shell LubeMatch

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Shell LubeMatch

Use this free online service to find the right lubricants for your vehicles and equipment in seconds.

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Shell LubeChat

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Shell LubeChat

Our new online chat tool gives you answers to questions about oils and lubes.

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Shell LubeAdvisor

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Shell LubeAdvisor

Our experts can advise you on which oil to use to improve efficiency and reduce your operating costs. 

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Shell LubeCoach

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Shell LubeCoach

We coach your team to deliver better performance through this in-depth lubrication training programme.

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Shell LubeVideoCheck

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Shell LubeVideoCheck

This sophisticated fibre optic tool lets you inspect the inside of your engine without dismantling it.

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