Flexitallic and Sealex join forces to expand their operations and manufacturing in Aberdeen

Industry: Manufacturing

Flexitallic Ltd, the world leader in the manufacture and supply of static sealing products, and Sealex Ltd, a leading distributor of specialist sealing technologies, engineered hoses and associated products have announced the centralisation of their operations in Aberdeen.

Aberdeen, Scotland (PRUnderground) January 19th, 2012

Flexitallic Ltd, the world leader in the manufacture and supply of static sealing products, and Sealex Ltd, a leading distributor of specialist sealing technologies, engineered hoses and associated products have announced the centralisation of their operations in Aberdeen.

Both companies are members of the FDS Group, and this new structure ensures their customers based in and around Aberdeen, specifically those operating within the oil and gas sector, will benefit from:

  • Quickest response to meet the increasing needs of the market
  • Highest levels of customer service
  • Local service and supply with a dedicated manufacturing cell
  • Extensive product range of gaskets and associated products
  • Knowledge and technical support from an experienced UK team

The Group’s investment also marks a further boost to the local economy, with potential recruitment plans being considered to support operations during 2012.

Paul Marray, Distribution Managing Director of Sealex Ltd said: “I’m excited to bring Sealex’s product range and vision of customer service to the highly competitive Aberdeen market place, so we can build on the technical expertise and local knowledge contained within Flexitallic.

Paul added, “Through increased customer contact we will be able to look after the needs of the local market and supplement our current production capabilities accordingly.”

In addition to having a large number of stocked product lines and supporting services, the Group’s Aberdeen operations, which will remain at its Dyce Depot on the Wellheads Industrial Estate, has been strengthened following the introduction of a dedicated gasket manufacturing facility.

Alex Lattimer, Commercial Director of Flexitallic Ltd said “By joining forces with Sealex we will bring together the world leading manufacturer of gaskets, and an established distribution network. I am also very pleased to announce the creation of a dedicated gasket manufacturing facility for Aberdeen which will provide customers with immediate gasket supply in this demanding market”

For more information about the range of product and services available, please contact Paul Marray, Distribution Managing Director of Sealex Ltd on 07852 194555 or Ian Marray, Sales Director of Sealex Ltd on 07977 522034.
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About The FDS Group:

The FDS Group (Flexitallic, Novus Sealing, Siem, Induseal, Sealex) was born out of a common vision shared by several of the most visible players in the global sealing industry. All members of the FDS Group take part on a daily basis in the improvement of industrial processes in connection with the safety of operations in sectors as diverse as manufacturing, refineries, petrochemicals and energy.

About Flexitallic Ltd:

Flexitallic Ltd, inventor of the Spiral Wound Gasket and who celebrate their centenary in 2012, offer a varied product range, which includes: metallic and semi-metallic gaskets, ring type joints, Kammprofiles, sheet gaskets and dynamic and static packings. Flexitallic is also the company behind a number of innovative products, such as Thermiculite®, Sigma® , the Flange Rescue Gasket (FRG) range which has revolutionised inspection and corrosion management in the oil and gas industry, and the I-Flex Isolation Gasket set, specially engineered to extend the current operating temperatures seen with traditional insulation technology.

The company also supports its customers with a range of specialist services including a world class R&D facility, shutdown and turnaround support, engineering advice, bespoke solutions and industry specific training through the Group’s Academy of Joint Integrity.

About Sealex Ltd:

Cheshire based Sealex Ltd, are a national distribution company with a branch network in Aberdeen, Glasgow, Middlesbrough, Ipswich, Bolton and Cardiff; The company started as a gasket cutter and distribution company, specialising in supplying seals, gaskets and hose products engineered and manufactured to suit customers’ bespoke needs. The company also supplies PPE equipment and work wear, as well as spillage absorption materials designed to help protect the environment.

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