Robert-Bowles
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Robert Bowles

Chairman

Having been a graduate apprentice with Vosper Thorneycroft, and having obtained an Engineering Degree from Oxford University, I joined the company in 1975. I was made MD of the family business in 1989. As the business developed into a group of companies, I became Chairman in 2012.

Paul-Harriman
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Paul Harriman

Managing Director

I initially joined Barrier Limited in 1979 as a Trainee Quantity Surveyor, progressing to become the company Quantity Surveyor and subsequently Commercial Manager. I left the company in 1996 to gain experience within other businesses and spent time with Rigblast, Denholm Industrial Services and finally AMEC before re-joining Barrier Limited in January 2001. I became M.D. in November 2012.

Alan Nightingale
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Alan Nightingale

Operations Director

Craig Rose
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Craig Rose

Managing Director, Barrier Syntech

Craig Rose, an industry expert with more than three decades of experience in the contracting industry, has taken up his role at the helm of Barrier Syntech – the latest addition to the ever evolving Barrier Group.

Originally from Stockton-on-Tees, he began his career with Faithful & Gould Quantity Surveyors 1980 to 1983, before joining McGill where he worked for 26 years. Craig left McGill to head up the International Marine and Offshore Division of KAEFER for 4 years before joining Seven Seas Services in Dubai then returning to the UK.

Craig believes that the natural synergies between the companies within Barrier Group is integral to its success and will himself be embracing this culture by assisting other divisions, particularly Barrier Architectural Services.

Dave-Alderson
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David Alderson

Group Accountant

Gavin-Bowman
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Gavin Bowman

Technical Manager

Gladys-Bell
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Gladys Bell

HSE Manager

Mandy-Goodwin
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Mandy Goodwin

Accounts Manager

Allyson-Maughan
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Allyson Maughan

Accounts

Yvoone-Mcblain
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Yvonne McBlain

Receptionist

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.