Advanced Insulation Appoints Trizac as Exclusive Sales Agent within the Emirate of Abu Dhabi

Trizac Abu Dhabi is one of the region’s leading oilfield supplies and services companies. Founded in 1985 it has established itself as a major player in the industry offering its clients highly innovative solutions using the most advanced technologies. The Trizac mechanical division provides customers with a wide range of products as a single source responsibility and solution provider of items such as valves, control valves, pumps, pipes and tubes and flanges. By introducing Advanced Insulation’s ContraFlex® Flexible Insulation and Passive Fire Protection jackets to the product portfolio, Trizac will be offering added benefits to their customers. ContraFlex® Flexible Insulation and Passive Fire Protection jackets provide ease of maintenance along with excellent performance from J30-J180 jet fire and H30 to H180 hydrocarbon protection including UL1709 for onshore applications.

The contract, signed by Advanced Insulation’s Managing Director Andrew Bennion and Ahmad Nabulsi - Trizac Abu Dhabi Managing Director, seals a 3 year agreement. Andrew Bennion comments “We are delighted to have appointed such a prestigious company, Trizac Abu Dhabi as our exclusive sales agent for the region. We look forward to significant sales growth within the UAE as well as the opportunity to further develop our product ranges to suit regional demands”.

Ahmad Nabulsi, Trizac Abu Dhabi Managing Director adds, “It is our great pleasure to welcome Advanced Insulation in the Trizac Family. Our partnership brings new challenges for our teams and compliments the product range that Trizac Abu Dhabi offers to the oil & gas industry. We look forward to a long lasting partnership and prosperous years of cooperation. “

In addition to the supply of the ContraFlex® system, Trizac will be offering other innovative Insulation and Fire Protection including the award winning MS400 lightweight underdeck insulation and passive fire protection. ContraFlame® lightweight passive fire protection for applications including vessel and pipe work, splash zone riser protection and deck protection including cryogenic spill protection and ContraBlast lightweight blast and fire walls are also available.

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Editors’ Notes
Gloucestershire-based Advanced Insulation is a leading manufacturer of technical coatings, including specialised fire protection and thermal insulation materials, for the upstream oil and gas industry; and specialises in the manufacture and application of unique syntactic phenolic resin based foam insulation and fire protection systems.

Since it was formed in 2007, Advanced Insulation has become a single source provider for insulation and fire protection systems and represents one of the most respected and progressive names in topside and subsea insulation worldwide. The company's products are now qualified and used worldwide by major oil and gas companies – including Total, ConocoPhilips, Chevron, Samsung, BP, Statoil, ONGC, ENI Woodside, Talisman and ExxonMobil – and their engineering and fabrication contractors.

For further information, sales and reader service enquiries contact:
Matt Collins, Group Marketing Manager, Advanced Insulation Limited
Quedgeley West Business Park, Bristol Road, Gloucester, GL2 4PA, United Kingdom.
Tel: +44 (0)1452 880880, Email: Web:

From left to right: Andrew Bennion, Managing Director Advanced Insulation and Ahmad Nabulsi, Managing Director Trizac Abu Dhabi.

From left to right: Philip Watson (Director of Topside Sales, Advanced Insulation), Sohail Ashraf (Head of Sales - Middle East, Advanced Insulation), Andrew Bennion (Managing Director, Advanced Insulation), Ahmad Nabulsi (Managing Director, Trizac Abu Dhabi) and Ahmad Qutaish (Mechanical Automation and Flow Control Division Manager, Trizac Abu Dhabi).