Category Archives: Oil and Gas

Why choose non-conducting composite fencing and gates?

Core6 Composites has become a market leader in high quality GRP Products. Thanks to our reputation, knowledge, and design solutions, we ensure that our clients are provided with the right product and solution for their required application. Within our comprehensive range we have GRP floor grating in many different finishes and mesh configurations, stair systems, stair tread covers, walkways, composite handrails, and platform grating solutions. The GRP non-conductive fencing we supply is now accepted within many industry sectors. Continue reading

Core6 GRP is a great alternative to steel for walkways

Open grated walkways are utilised in a wide array of settings. They are designed to prevent water from pooling and to provide a safe surface for people to walk on. Walkways must be sturdy, corrosion resistant, and slip-resistant to prevent accidents. Continue reading

Why is Core-6 GRP excellent for marine applications?

Marine applications create a wide array of challenges for construction materials. The salt air can cause corrosion resulting in accelerated wear on anything that is not highly resistant. In addition the moisture can make surfaces slippery creating potential accident areas.  Weight can also be an issue in dockside and offshore settings and Core-6 offer materials that are light weight whilst still durable. Continue reading

Core6 GRP offers H&S benefits in different settings

Regardless of the market, whether it is oil and gas, rail, construction, or industrial and processing, there are always health and safety (H&S) requirements to meet. Every workplace should be safe for employees to inhabit at all times, keeping the risks to an absolute minimum. Continue reading

Francis Brown Ltd

Industry Sector: Oil & Gas

Application: Green Core6 moulded GRP grating on Oil and Gas industry on a LAR (Launch and Recovery) system. Core6 GRP was used for its non-slip, non-corrosive and lightweight properties. LARS are used to launch ROV’s (Remote Operated Vehicles) from ships into the sea.

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UK Drilling Company

Industry Sector: Oil and Gas

Application: Core6 GRP was applied to davit platforms in the oil and gas industry for its light-weight properties. The platforms were to be fitted on the exterior of one of their rigs. The Core6 grating was approximately one-third the weight of traditionally used metallic product. This is one of the major advantages of using Core6 as an alternative to steel.

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