Insulation business covers the major portion of bfim’s operation and is the largest contributor to the total sales of the company. Business under the insulation division is further divided into the following:
- Projects (includes turnkey insulation contracts which last for six months to two years)
- Maintenance (includes direct unit rate maintenance contracts and supplementary maintenance work for projects)
- Direct orders (trading sales)
bfim excels in the fabrication and installation of thermal, cryogenic and acoustic insulation for large and small bore pipes, equipments, boilers, storage tanks, spheres, exchangers, evaporators, refrigeration systems, and turbines etc.
Since its beginnings in 1981, bfim has transformed itself into the Kingdom’s largest insulation contractor. Employing a dedicated Project Management Team, we have successfully completed projects in excess of 500,000 Sqm in last five years, where combined manpower requirements at peak periods in multiple projects have been in excess of 1500. bfim aim for total quality & these efforts has resulted in ISO 9001 Certification in 1998 - first company in the Kingdom’s insulation industry to obtain this.
We also stock a wide range of Acoustical Insulation Materials, Aluminum,Stainless Steel & Aluminized Steel Jacketing, and Insulation Accessories such as Stainless Steel Banding, Wing Seals, Glass Cloths, Joint Sealers, Adhesives and Mastics etc. bfim’s Raw Materials plus associated fabrication are all in accordance with ASTM standards and specific Customer requirements. Raw Materials are procured from world-renowned manufacturers such as Pittsburgh Corning (bfim is the Sole Agent for Saudi Arabia), ITW, The Calsilite Group, Pabco Metals, RPR, Insu-W-Rapid, Foster Corporation, Childers, Dow Corning etc. As we stock materials in large quantities, we are able to serve the entire GCC market when required.
The industrial division has successfully been awarded projects worth more than SR 300 million in the year 2007. Major projects awarded recently are Saudi Aramco Khursaniyah, APPC Jubail, Tasnee Jubail, Saudi Aramco Hawiyah, SABIC Sharq and Saudi Chevron Jubail.
Under the Industrial division bfim caters vast range of customers. Major Customers include:
- Saudi Aramco
- Saudi Chevron
- Consolidated Contracting Company
- Al Rushaid Construction Company
- Arabian Bemco