Good lubricant management is vital for keeping your critical machinery healthy and your operations running smoothly.


of industry staff believe they could reduce maintenance costs¹


of machine defects can be attributed to poor oil condition monitoring²


admit to incidents of incorrect lube oil management leading to unplanned downtime¹

Source: 1.Edelman Intelligence (2015, 2018) / 2.Frost & Sullivan (2018)

Key elements of Shell Remote Sense:

  • Real time oil condition monitoring

    Shell Remote Sense can give you access to the live state of your oil, round the clock

  • Actionable insights and recommendations

    With targeted actions and insights such as Remaining Oil Life, always be on top of your machine’s health

Shell Remote Sense can help you:

fuel dilution detected


Reduce Unplanned Downtime

By delivering actionable insights and recommendations, we can help you to respond quicker to anomalies before failure occurs, reducing unplanned downtime.

critical equipment identified


Optimise Maintenance

In monitoring your oil condition, we can obtain a view of the health of your asset, which will help you to prioritise which assets need attention.

oil change recommendation

Extend Equipment Life

Once we have a view of the health of your equipment, we can provide recommendations to help you improve that health, meaning each equipment can run for longer before it needs replacing.

reachstacker with engine highlighted


Increase Productivity

By understanding which assets need attention and when, you can improve your utilisation and boost your site’s productivity.


*Shell has been a market leader for over 13 years and draws on this experience as well as using market leading technology which is evaluated by Shell’s in-house technical and research teams.


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