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Shell's range of gear oils

Shell Omala

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

Shell Omala case studies

Norilsk Nickel, Australia (PDF, 198 KB) - opens in new window

Converting the two grinding mills at Norilsk Nickel’s Black Swan mine to Shell Omala HD 220 led to a 2.1% decrease in electricity consumption in a seven-month field trial. That’s a potential annual saving of US$74,473.

Etermar, Portugal (PDF, 169 KB) - opens in new window

Realising that the main gearboxes of its boom cranes were suffering from excessive wear, Etermar switched to Shell Omala S4 WE oil. This led to enhanced operational reliability and reported annual savings of US$289,400.