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Why do I need to protect equipment during winter?

Is your facility ready for winter?  Lee Parnaby from our jackets team, has written a short blog to help you prepare for the colder months... Why do I need to protect equipment during winter? When temperatures fall during winter, your facility could face unexpected challenges, which your maintenance team should [...]

Manuplas® supply bespoke five-piece sprayed bow fender system

Manuplas® supply bespoke five-piece sprayed bow fender system The challenge Our customer, based in Singapore, contacted us when they needed a bow fender solution for one of their oil and gas crew boats delivered and fitted in a very short timeframe. In addition to the short timeframe, the solution had [...]

ContraFlex® solves cold climate challenge at Fort Hills

ContraFlex® solves cold climate challenge at Fort Hills The challenge Korean EPC contractor SK Engineering and Construction needed a Passive Fire Protection (PFP) solution to protect operating equipment including pipelines and valves at Fort Hills oil sand mine. Fort Hills is an open pit mine capable of sustaining a production [...]

Advanced Insulation strengthens Subsea growth opportunities with Bardot acquisition

Advanced Insulation strengthens Subsea growth opportunities with Bardot acquisition Already a leading provider of subsea products, Advanced Insulation is strengthening their Subsea division with the acquisition of Bardot, a French-based specialist who engineer and design all S.U.R.F functions based on polymers, syntactic or steel technologies. As part of the acquisition, a new [...]

New Business Development Manager for Jacket Division

New Business Development Manager for Jacket Division Growing Advanced Insulation’s presence in the UK, Lee Parnaby has recently joined the firm as Business Development Manager and will focus on supporting the growth of their ContraFlex® jacket product range. Having worked on construction projects globally, Lee has significant experience in the Oil & [...]

Landfill gas and waste company receives quick turnaround from ContraFlex®

Landfill gas and waste company receives quick turnaround from ContraFlex® Having been let down by their existing jacket supplier, Lee Parnaby from our ContraFlex® team was contacted by a Managing Director from a UK based landfill gas and waste - as they needed to replace their current ineffective insulation jackets quickly. With [...]

ContraFlex® Delivers Cost-effective PFP Jacket Solution at FPSO Facility

ContraFlex® Delivers Cost-effective PFP Jacket Solution at FPSO Facility The challenge Working to a tight schedule, our ContraFlex® team were asked to provide a solution to protect equipment in the event of a fire at a FPSO facility located offshore Malaysia. Due to confined working conditions with limited people on [...]

How OEM customers can benefit from using ContraFlex®

How OEM customers can benefit from using ContraFlex® Global engineering companies work with their customers to provide equipment that can enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of their plant operations. The equipment supplied might reduce the amount of energy used in the application or it might give the operator more control over [...]

Ice Arena Wales achieves significant cost savings using ContraFlex®

Ice Arena Wales achieves significant cost savings using ContraFlex® The challenge Maintaining the environment inside Ice Arena Wales (64,500 square feet) requires state-of-the-art heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) systems to operate smoothly and effectively. Over 90% of the pipework used in the HVAC systems are situated externally which requires [...]

EDF Turbine Fleet Insulation Jackets

EDF Turbine Fleet Insulation Jackets ContraFlex® high temperature insulation jackets deliver ease of maintenance for critical equipment more efficiently than conventional methods. Turbines use “superheated steam” (steam that’s hotter than its vaporisation or boiling point at the absolute pressure where temperature is measured) which may cause health and safety risks [...]