Lubricants

We know how important it is to keep your vessel moving. Whether it’s keeping your vessel properly lubricated throughout the year, having the correct additive to store your vessel over winter or accessing a reliable fuel supply when you need it, we’ve got you covered.

Our customers range from large commercial ships to smaller fishing boat operators but the requirement for reliable service, high quality products and expert advice when it comes to marine fuels and lubricants is the same.

To provide our customers with the latest innovations in lubricant technology, we partner with leading global manufacturers Shell, Castrol, Gulf and Valvoline. Offering the full product portfolio from these leading brands, we supply everything from engine, hydraulic, gear and transmission fluid to, coolants environmentally acceptable lubricants, rust preventatives and rapid oil analysis. 

So, whatever your requirements are, you can be confident that we can support them.

— Technical support 
— World-class portfolio 
— Large stock holding 
— Marine specialists 
— Extensive distribution network 
— UK based customer service 

SHELL RIMULA RT4 X 15W-40
A lubricant for use in high speed diesel engines.
 
Contains selected additives that are designed to provide triple protection to improve engine and oil durability in three critical areas: acid and corrosion control, reduced engine wear and deposit control. It helps to lower maintenance and increase the reliability of vehicles.

Suitable for most heavy-duty diesel engines, non-turbocharged and turbocharged alike, for on- and off-highway applications. 

It has a wide array of engine manufacturers’ approvals.

SHELL GADINIA S3 30 (SAE 30) / SHELL GADINIA S3 40 (SAE 40)
A lubricant for use in medium speed diesel engines.

High quality, multifunctional diesel engine lubricants designed for the most severe service main propulsion and auxiliary marine trunk piston engines burning distillate, hybrid and biofuels with a sulphur content up to 1%.

— Optimised for use in non-engine applications like gearboxes, clutches, deck machinery and stern tubes
— Very high load carrying capacity (FZG Gear Machine) - Failure Load Stage 12 (ISO 1435-1A/8.3/90)
— Improved cleanliness performance and enhanced lube oil consumption control
— Excellent wear protection

Shell Gadinia S3 is approved by leading trunk piston engine manufacturers.

SHELL ALEXIA
A cylinder lubricant for two stroke low speed diesel engines.

Shell Alexia S6 – BN 100: developed to protect engines from cold corrosion and designed to reduce the cost of maintaining new and modified engines

Shell Alexia 50 – BN 70: suitable for the majority of low-speed, crosshead diesel engines running on heavy fuel oil with up to 3.5% sulphur

Shell Alexia S4 – BN 60: suitable for two-stroke engines operating on low-sulphur, heavy fuel oil

Shell Alexia S3 – BN 25: formulated specifically to protect lowspeed, two-stroke diesel engines operating with low sulphur fuels, including marine gas oil and distillate fuel, and fuel oil containing up to 0.5% sulphur1 in ECAs                                             

SHELL ARGINA 30/40
A lubricant for highly rated medium speed diesel engines operating on residual blended or distillate fuels.

Optimised to resist oxidation and maintain BN to reduce the amount of oil sweetening that is required. Very effective level of detergency leading to exceptionally clean crankcase, valve deck and pistons. 

The formulation has been further optimised to reduce deposits in critical areas, e.g., piston undercrown.
Well-balanced high-detergency/low-dispersancy formulation to effectively release contaminants and water in centrifugal separators.

The oils have a comprehensive range of engine manufacturers’ approvals.

If you would like to find out more about our full lubricants range, contact us on 0345 609 9002 or lubricantsales@certasnergy.co.uk