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Certas Energy Lubricants


Partner overview

We are the largest Shell distributor in the UK, supplying this global brand’s complete product portfolio ever since our acquisition of Shell Direct (UK) in 2004.

With an outstanding reputation for quality and technical excellence which is made possible through its continual investment in R&D.

Shell Lubricants brings world-class technological insights to its products and services, which are designed to help maximise equipment efficiency, prolong vehicle life and reduce downtime to deliver substantial customer savings. Customers also have access to technical support services from Shell Lubricants including Shell LubeMatch and Shell LubeAnalyst.

The combination of the quality of Shell’s products and Certas Energy’s commitment to customer service, ensures a lubricant range you can rely on. Certas Energy Lubricants have been partnering with Shell for a number of years delivering and servicing Shells direct marine and bulk lubricant customers in the UK.

Industries Served:

Facts & Figures

  • Shell Lubricants. 12 years No.1 Global lubricant supplier
  • First to market premium lubricants manufactured from natural gas in 100+ countries
  • World class lubricants supply chain investing to meet market demand (7 base oil plants, 15 grease plants, 44 blending plants)
  • Network of technology centres with 200 R&D scientists
  • Deliver cutting edge products to all kinds of industrial machinery
  • $1 Billion R&D spend


Facts & Figures

Industries Served:

Certas Energy Lubricants is a premium Lubricants & AdBlue® distributor based in the UK. Partnering with leading global brands Shell, Castrol, Valvoline and Q8Oils in the UK since 2001, where our close relationships and significant investments have demonstrated our commitment to excel in the marketplace.

Certas Energy Lubricants is a leader in supplying lubricants to the hub of Europe’s offshore sector. Specialising in the offshore and marine market, through our extensive terminal network we also partner with our suppliers delivering to their direct international customers.

We believe that the combination of quality products and comprehensive service ensures that our offer surpasses any other in the marketplace.

Providing customers across all sectors with a market leading portfolio of lubricants, oils and greases – maximising efficiency, boosting performance and reducing downtime to achieve significant total cost of ownership savings.

  • UK’s largest lubricants and AdBlue® distributor
  • Partnered with leading global brands since 2001
  • 100 dedicated employees
  • Nationwide delivery network
  • Logistics provider for leading manufacturers
  • 10 dedicated warehouses
  • 200,000 sq ft warehouse storage
  • Large stock holding of oils and greases
  • 60 million litres of lubricants and AdBlue delivered

Your Business

Who is Certas Energy Lubricants?

We are the UK’s largest independent supplier of fuel and lubricants, operating a national network that delivers a competitive, responsive local service. Certas Energy supplies lubricants from leading global manufacturers Shell, Castrol, Q8Oils and Valvoline.

We are the largest independent distributor of own account lubricants in the UK offering four premium brands ensuring companies have both access to, and choice of, plenty of high quality products.
We have also created a logistics and distribution network that you can rely on to deliver stocked products within five working days, next day and emergency deliveries are also available.

Our product portfolio also includes engine oils, gear and transmission oils, hydraulic oils, cutting and soluble oils and greases; not to mention AdBlue®, anti-freeze and packed fuel. Certas Energy provides all of the lubricants – together with the expert service – that your business needs.

Why Buy Lubricants from Certas Energy?

  • A dedicated team that provides support and technical help
  • Partnered with leading global lubricant suppliers
  • Comprehensive product portfolio 
  • Large stock holding 
  • Reliable and efficient nationwide delivery 
  • Full technical support with access to technical services
  • Range of bulk and packed product delivery options 
  • UK based customer service and billing centres

A Fully Accredited Lubricant Supplier

Certas Energy lubricants is accredited to five national and international standards. This makes us the leading accredited lubricant supplier in the UK and second in the world. We have been recognised by the United Kingdom Lubricants Association, the Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme and are an approved supplier on the Crown Commercial Services public procurement framework. As a fully accredited lubricant supplier, Certas Energy Lubricants has been delivering lubricant products in the UK since 2001.  

Our Supplier Partners

Keeping your business running smoothly with lubricants from leading manufacturers. 

Certas Energy supplies lubricants from leading manufacturers Shell, Castrol, Q8Oils and Valvoline. In addition to our well established distribution business our own brand of HyperDrive quality oils are now available. We are Shell’s largest distributor and Gulf’s only distributor in the UK. Our broad product range is designed to meet all your lubricant requirements and with each of our market-leading brands we support our customers to ‘get it right, first time’ with your lubricant selection.

High Performance Lubricant Supply

Certas Energy Lubricants offers a full portfolio of lubricants including industrial and automotive lubricants oils and greases. Our selection includes, but is not limited to, these leading manufacturers:

  • SHELL: Shell’s position as a market leader is maintained through its world class technological insights. We are proud to be the UKs largest distributor of Shell products.
  • CASTROL: We are the largest supplier of Castrol products in the UK and are proud to be an Ambassador Distributor. With a reputation for innovation, Castrol products are endorsed and co-engineered by world-leading brands like Audi and Volvo. 
  • VALVOLINE: Valvoline remains at the cutting edge of lubricant technology. We are the sole distributor of bulk and packed Valvoline products in the UK and continue to partner with them for their innovation and dependability.
  • Q8OILS: These technology enhanced lubricants have been designed for the industrial and power sectors. As an authorised partner of Q8Oils we are able to offer these premium lubricants, metalworking fluids and greases to industries throughout the UK.

Your Trusted Lubricant Supplier

  • UK’s largest Lubricants & AdBlue supplier
  • Commitment to customer service
  • Partnered with leading global brands since 2001
  • Lubricants for transport, construction, automotive, marine, manufacturing and agriculture industries
  • World class product portfolio

Premium Lubricant Products

All your commercial lubricant needs.

  • Engine oils
  • Gear and transmission Oils
  • Hydraulic oils
  • Cutting and soluble oils and greases
  • AdBlue
  • Antifreeze/Coolants
  • Screen wash
  • Fuels
  • Grease
  • Hybrid Oils
  • Environmentally acceptable oils
  • Turbine Oils
  • Compressor Oils
  • Oil Monitoring
  • Rapid Oil Analysis
  • Industrial Oils
  • Rust Prevention
  • Slideway Oils
  • Gas Engine Oils
  • Refrigeration Oils

Commercial lubricant supplier

Certas Energy Lubricants supplies premium branded commercial lubricants for businesses throughout the UK. Our customers rely on us for lubricants, oils and greases to maximise efficiency, boost performance and reduce downtime. Our extensive portfolio covers a wide range of commercial lubricants, including AdBlue, metalworking oils, and a roster of products from industry recognised manufacturers like Shell, Castrol, Q8Oils and Valvoline.

High quality lubricants are an essential element when considering the smooth running of your business. Commercial lubricants from Certas Energy Lubricants maintain and enhance the vehicles and machinery your business uses daily. With various OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) recommendations, different oil grades and emissions regulations, choosing the right lubricants can be confusing. At Certas Energy Lubricants we have an expert team to guide you through every option, and our extensive distribution network and large stock holding help us to deliver the lubricants you need wherever you are in the UK.

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