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AFGlobal enters agreement with Advanced Insulation

06th November 2014

AFGlobal Corporation has entered into an agreement with Advanced Insulation Systems who will become the exclusive applicator for AFGlobal’s Cuming insulation products

AFGlobal enters agreement with Advanced Insulation
Advanced Insulation Systems specialise in the manufacture and application of unique syntactic phenolic and silicone resin based foam insulation systems

This agreement applies to all subsea insulation structures and jumpers.

“This agreement leverages the product superiority of our Cuming insulation C-THERM line and the application expertise of Advanced Insulation Systems to help ensure the optimal insulation solution for our clients,” commented Roland Kennedy, Global Product Line Director, Subsea Systems for AFGlobal.

“As we expand our growing subsea product offering, we will continue to look for partnerships that will enable us to service our clients’ needs globally, achieve the best results using proven best practices, and deliver competitive pricing.”

C-THERM epoxy-based insulation products are the highest temperature and deepest depth rated systems currently available (up to 350°F at 10,000 feet). C-THERM materials are available in a full range of products and forms designed for ease of installation and adaptability to all surfaces and shapes. It can be used to insulate the entire subsea system—risers, connecting lines, trees, manifolds and pipeline weld joints—forming a complete deepwater thermal barrier.

Advanced Insulation Systems specialise in the manufacture and application of unique syntactic phenolic and silicone resin based foam insulation systems. They have become a single-source provider for insulation and fire protection systems to the global oil and gas industry and are one of the most respected and progressive names in topside and subsea insulation worldwide.

AFGlobal Corporation is a privately-held Houston-based company with nearly 40 facilities across four continents. The company operates across the offshore drilling, onshore stimulation and subsea production segments of the oil and gas industry. AFGlobal also provides products and services to the general industrial, aerospace and power generation industries, offering a broad range of both highly engineered and general products, as well as complementary aftermarket services.

Advanced Insulation Systems is a privately held company based in Gloucester, United Kingdom with facilities in all the major oil and gas territories around the world. The company provides products and services to both the surface and subsea environments with a focus on fire proofing and insulation services. Advanced Insulation Systems is unique in that it designs, manufactures and installs insulation and fire proofing systems and has developed a reputation for providing world leading services irrespective of location or environment.

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