AIS acquires CRP Subsea

4C Offshore | Tom Russell
By: 14/11/2022 AIS
AIS announced it has acquired CRP Subsea (formerly Trelleborg Offshore UK) to add to its range of subsea offerings. Based in Skelmersdale, England, CRP Subsea are specialists in polymer and syntactic foam-based buoyancy and protection products for the offshore renewables and oil and gas industries.

CRP Subsea range of buoyancy, floats, and bend protection solutions are expected to complement and expand AIS' current subsea offerings that include cable protection, distributed buoyancy modules, insulation solutions, and AIS Bardot and Manuplas products.

Andrew Bennion, Group Managing Director, commented: "Considerable growth is expected in the offshore market, and the acquisition further strengthens AIS' position in the industry, whilst ensuring our customers have access to a wider range of innovative subsea solutions. Indeed, AIS and CRP Subsea share DNA as forward thinking, innovative companies, and we will be stronger together."

John Drury, CRP Subsea Managing Director, commented: “We are really excited about this new chapter for CRP Subsea as we join the AIS family.  The move enables us to accelerate our growth ambitions towards the offshore energy sector, and the synergies between CRP Subsea and AIS will allow us to bring even greater value to our customers around the world.“