Shell Lubricants India, in partnership with Japanese construction and mining equipment manufacturer Komatsu, has launched a reformulated diesel engine oil, Komatsu Genuine oil SAE 15W-40. The new oil formulation meets the requirements of API CI-4 and JASO DH1, in addition to a wide range of industry and OEM specifications. The product unveiling was held at a recent event in Nagpur, India.
The specially developed diesel engine oil will ensure that Komatsu’s construction and mining range of equipment are taken care of in the best way possible and deliver optimal performance.
“As part of Shell Lubricants’ commitment to developing superior lubrication solutions, we work closely with our OEM partners to develop products to their needs. This in turn broadens our understanding of future operational and equipment challenges, to provide technology solutions in developing advanced oils, which help customers get a competitive edge. This association with Komatsu is yet another milestone for us in this direction. We aim to continue nurturing this partnership and work closely to increase the technical intimacy,” Akhil Jha, vice president of technical, Shell Lubricants India.
“Komatsu is happy to be associated with Shell Lubricants, which is known for supplying high quality lubricants. We are sure that this tie up with Shell Lubricants will lead to higher customer satisfaction, which is a common goal for both Komatsu and Shell,” said Yasunori Fujii, general manager –parts, Komatsu India Pvt Ltd.