Borne out of Shell’s decades of research into gas-to-liquids (GTL) technology, Shell MDS in Bintulu is the world’s very first commercial GTL plant. Producing high quality, environmentally friendly GTL products, Shell MDS has grown with the people of Bintulu and continues to push the boundaries of GTL innovation.


About Shell MDS

Shell Malaysia is home to the world's first commercial gas-to-liquids plant, Shell Middle Distillate Synthesis (MDS).

Safety & Environment

At Shell MDS, we are fully committed to Goal Zero – no harm and no leaks across our operation.


Shell MDS has been part of the Bintulu community for 25 years and is committed to ensuring that the local community shares in the benefits of our operations.

Shell GTL Products

Explore our range of high-quality finished products including GTL waxes, drilling base fluids, chemicals & fuels.