Latest Certas Lubricants news


Protecting fleets against corrosion this winter

Since 1930 Tectyl has prevented rust corrosion of nearly every metal surface against the elements for the automotive and a variety of other industries. Tectyl has become a synonymous word for rust protection worldwide thanks to its strong adhesive properties with metal surfaces. Engineered for superior short- or long- term protection, many Tectyl products are multi-functional and can be used against indoor and outdoor exposure to help metal surfaces resist damage caused by moisture, salt spray, hard gravel and harsh corrosives.

INTRODUCING SHELL RIMULA R6 LME Plus

Now offering an upgraded technology, top-tier high performing HDDEO lubricant to the market. Shell Rimula R6 LME Plus is the first step into the future of HDDEO product development. Offering the latest specs including API CK-4, while laying the foundation for the next generation of Shell Rimula products.

HOW EFFECTIVE LUBRICATION CAN PUT FLEETS ON THE ROAD TO LOWEST COST PER MILE

Faced with increasing pressure to improve vehicle reliability, meet safety and emissions regulatory requirements all while minimising operating costs to remain competitive, today’s transport operators have already turned to the total cost of ownership (TCO) approach. Using TCO to guide decisions on maintenance and operational performance, this often involves monitoring ‘cost per mile’ of the vehicle fleet, on which vehicle availability, maintenance cost and fuel expenditure all have an impact.

The brand new Shell LubeAnalyst mobile app is now available for download

We are very excited to announce that the new Shell LubeAnalyst mobile app is now available for download from the Apple App Store and Google Play Store by searching for ‘Shell LubeAnalyst’ or using the following link. Shell LubeAnalyst supports your oil condition monitoring programme. Testing your oil is like a health check for your machinery. With the mobile app you and your teams can easily sample oil with minimal inputs, avoiding paper and receiving your reports back to your mobile device as soon as the test results are ready.

Certas Energy wins environmental award at Plantworx Innovation Awards 2019

We’re delighted to announce that Certas Energy has won in the Environmental Innovation category at this year’s prestigious Plantworx Innovation Awards.

Fuelling change for the construction industry at Plantworx 2019

Certas Energy will be at Plantworx 2019, the UK’s dedicated construction equipment event, to showcase how its range of fuel and lubricant management solutions can fuel safety, security and productivity on construction sites.

CASTROL ACCELERATES AHEAD WITH THE LAUNCH OF THE NEW CASTROL POWER1

THE ALL-NEW FORMULATIONS OF POWER 1 4T AND POWER 1 RACING 4T HAVE BEEN DESIGNED TO DELIVER SUPERIOR ENGINE PERFORMANCE

Shell LubeChat now available on Certas Lubricants Website

Find the right lubricant with Shell LubeMatch. For specialist lubricant advice, Certas Energy customers have access to Shell LubeMatch – an online service from Shell Lubricants that helps you find the right lubricant for your application.

Avoiding the (Ad)Blues

With air pollution regularly exceeding legal limits across the UK, the transport sector is under increasing pressure to reduce levels of harmful local emissions.

MAKE COMMERCIAL OILS YOUR FIRST PORT OF CALL AT SKIPPER EXPO INT. ABERDEEN

Commercial Oils, part of Certas Energy Lubricants, is delighted to be returning to Aberdeen on stand 61 at Skipper Expo Int. Taking place between 17-18 May 2019, to demonstrate its leading range of lubricants and greases for the commercial fishing industry.

Valvoline becomes exclusive lubricants partner for KTM Sportcar GmbH

Valvoline Europe, the European subsidiary of Valvoline Inc. – a leading worldwide supplier of premium lubricants and automotive services – has become an official Technical Partner of KTM Sportcar GmbH, the Austrian super sports car manufacturer.

Tectyl™ launches future proof range of corrosion protection for next 80 years

Since 1930 Tectyl has prevented rust corrosion of nearly every metal surface against the elements for the automotive and a variety of other industries. Today’s launch of Tectyl™ features a revitalized visual identity, new product names and updated packaging for easier understanding.

Castrol announces discovery of new Fluid TITANIUM Technology benefits to unlock true engine performance

Castrol, one of the world’s leading lubricant companies, has today revealed new performance benefits of using Fluid TITANIUM Technology after years of research, development and groundbreaking testing. Castrol EDGE can unlock more engine performance by reducing performance robbing friction by up to 20 percent.

Maximise your maintenance strategy with oil sampling

Switching from a reactive to proactive maintenance strategy helps reduce costs, improve operational efficiency and confidence in your equipment. Oil sampling is an essential part of a maintenance strategy but often gets overlooked, until it’s too late.

When bad weather hits over winter

When bad weather hits over the course of winter, it is important for everyone on the road to do what they can to ensure they, and those around them, remain safe on the roads. When your business relies heavily on a fleet of Lorries, ensuring the safety of your staff and vehicles is, even more, crucial. We have put together some of the best advice on how to handle bad weather when driving a lorry, for a series of winter conditions.

What Is AdBlue®, Who Needs It and Why?

With the drive to improve air quality in towns and cities across the country, the haulage industry is under pressure to cut emissions. AdBlue has proven to be a leading technology for reducing the harmful Nitrogen Oxide (NOx) from diesel engines that contribute to local air pollution.

Unleashing manufacturing productivity with lubricants, big data and industry 4.0

The importance of lubricants in increasing manufacturing efficiency and reducing total cost of ownership (TCO) – a concept which looks beyond initial costs for a holistic view of the lifetime value of a piece of equipment - is well-known. Yet as the world marches towards industry 4.0, an era powered by automation, interconnected processes and big data, lubricants will play a vital role in driving the efficiencies necessary for maximum productivity.

Certas Energy Lubricants returns to RVE 2018 with solutions to keep rail industry on track

Certas Energy Lubricants will return to Rail Vehicle and Enhancements show on 4th October 2018 to demonstrate how the railway industry can maximise service reliability and reduce maintenance costs through tailored lubricant management solutions.

Q&A: Lowering the TCO of construction equipment with effective lubrication

As UK construction activity continues to ramp up with investment in new infrastructure and housing developments, so too does competition to win new tenders.

Q&A: Lowering manufacturing TCO with effective lubrication

In the face of an ever changing industry landscape, manufacturing businesses are striving to increase productivity and reduce downtime while maintaining the highest product quality.