The Marine Division provides a comprehensive range of services to meet the standards and specifications required by the Marine industry, including grit blasting, wet abrasive blasting, and a full range of mechanical preparations, scaffolding/containment, tank cleaning, tank coating, anti-fouling and non-skid applications.

The division specialises in MOD new build, and has provided painting, TSA, scaffolding and containment on the Astute Nuclear Submarines built at BAE Barrow and painting and deck coatings for the ALSLs built at Swan Hunters (Tyneside).

The company has provided painting, scaffolding and PFP to many FPSOs, including Kerr McGee ‘Leadon’, Amerada Hess ‘Triton’, BP ‘Foinhaven’, Maersk ‘North Sea Producer’, and many others. This work has been carried out both onshore and offshore.

Barrier has also carried out work on ship repair projects. These include work for Maersk, Technip, Allseas and Bluewater, among others. This work has been carried out worldwide.

Barrier has a fully-qualified team to work in ‘confined spaces’ in tanks, both for scaffolding and painting.

Barrier Archiectural logo

Designer, supplier and installer of Architectural and Insulation systems, including ductwork for HVAC and Modular Accommodation units.

Barrier Fire Protection logo

Applicator of Passive Fire Protection systems including Epoxy Intumescents. Manufacturer of fireproof panels and boxes.

Barrier Syntech logo

Applicator of Syntactic Insulation to subsea manifolds and pipelines. Manufacturer of Syntactic Bouyancy for ROVs and subsea flowlines.

Aquaseal Rubber logo

Manufacturer of rubber or synthetic components, ranging from cut gaskets to specialist fabrications, mouldings, extrusions and mandrel-built hoses.