Shell Lubricants, the global market leader in finished lubricants, has won the ‘Lubricant Company of the Year’ award for the third time in a row at the 4th edition of the India Wind Energy Forum (IWEF) Excellence Awards. The event was held in Chennai on 12th October 2017.
The IWEF Industry Awards recognize the best-performing companies and professionals for their achievements and positive contributions to the sector. They celebrate the best deals, projects, and innovations by global industry leaders.
The highly-coveted awards receive entries from across the world and provide an excellent opportunity to interact and network with the very best in the industry. IWEF is India’s premier wind energy conference, attracting over 300 delegates from across the globe. The event featured over 60+ speakers and premium B2B exhibition spaces.
Ms. Mansi Tripathy, Country Head, Shell Lubricants, India, said, “We at Shell Lubricants, are extremely proud of this recognition by the esteemed Wind Energy Forum Excellence Awards Committee and extend our heartfelt gratitude for this acknowledgment. Our company recognizes the immense importance that the wind sector increasingly holds in the nation’s overall energy mix. We will continue to work towards pioneering technologically advanced products and services, to add value to the growth of this sector.”
Siva Kasturi, Asia Pacific Regional OEM Manager, said, “The lubricants industry holds key significance in the operations of the wind sector and its allied industries along with major component manufacturers and OEMs.”
“In addition to providing the highest caliber of products and services, we also strive to create an ecosystem and initiate dialogue with industry stakeholders to help them recognize the vital role that lubricants play in achieving energy efficiency and sustainability by offering longer oil drain intervals,” he added.
Shell believes that the best advice of products and technical services delivers the most value. Along with world-class products, Shell offers comprehensive and world-class technical services which help its customers improve productivity, improve operational efficiency, longer oil drain intervals, reducing downtime and ultimately providing a competitive advantage.
Shell Lubricants has a comprehensive portfolio of world-class products for the wind sector, including synthetic gear oils for wind turbines such as Shell Omala S4GX and the next generation Shell Omala S5 Wind 320.
The grease portfolio for wind consists of Shell Rhodina and next-generation greases, which include Shell Gadus S5 V 460 KP 1.5 and Shell Gadus S5 V 110 KP for main bearings, yaw, and pitch bearings.
The Shell Tellus S2MX/VX range are hydraulic oils for the wind segment designed to improve turbine lifespan and reduce maintenance costs.