WICHITA, Kan., May 23, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- RedGuard has announced a joint venture with Specialist Services Group to provide blast-resistant and ballistic modules to the oil and gas, petrochemical and defense industries in the Middle East, Europe and southeast Asia.
The new joint venture—RedGuard Specialist Services—combines the best assets and talents of both parent companies. The U.S.-based RedGuard has the world's largest fleet of ready-to-lease blast-resistant buildings and extensive experience in the provision of field-tested, customized modules for blast and ballistic applications. Specialist Services has the largest Zone 1 offshore and accommodation modular fleet, headquartered in Dubai with rental hubs in Europe and the far East all supported by extensive design and engineering capabilities in its manufacturing facilities. RedGuard Specialist Services will be able to immediately address the need for blast-resistant, ballistic and zoned modules across the eastern hemisphere.
"Our partnership with Specialist Services allows us to continue the business of protecting lives with a broader reach than ever before," said Darren Hillman, President at RedGuard. "We're looking forward to merging our strengths and growing RedGuard Specialist Services' global footprint across the eastern hemisphere."
"We are delighted to be teaming up with RedGuard in the markets we know best, to capitalize on the complimentary skills and experience of both our organizations in continued pursuit of our mission to protect life and assets in some of the world's most hazardous and most challenging environments," said Ian Rogers, Chief Executive Officer at Specialist Services.
RedGuard is in the business of protecting lives. Established in 1998 as A Box 4 U, RedGuard is home to LeaseFleet, the world's largest fleet of successfully tested blast-resistant buildings; SafetySuite, the industry's premier line of fully customizable blast-resistant buildings; VersaBilt, customizable buildings that grow with your organization; CoverSix Shelters, our defense and security division, and SiteBox Storage, a division that offers unmatched logistics and one of the largest fleets of portable storage units and fully customizable on-site offices. Learn why RedGuard is the industry's safety authority at RedGuard.com.
Specialist Services Group
Specialist Services Group is a global supplier of modular buildings and packaging solutions for people and equipment in the oil and gas industry. Established in 1982 and with head office in Dubai, the company has developed an international capability in design, engineering, manufacture, installation and support across a broad range of products and services. Over the last 34 years Specialist Services Group has developed into a highly resourced, responsive global company with international facilities in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Aberdeen, Singapore, Perth and Houston from where they are able to support clients' requirements worldwide.
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