Alba are delighted to announce the appointment of Houston based Patriot Bolt as our new distribution partner for our Alba-RIG (Rapid Integrity Gasket) product range. The agreement which was signed in February 2021 further outlines Alba's commitment to growth into the US market & provides on the ground support for our existing client base.
This comes shortly after the launch of the Alba-RIG (Reverse Integrity Gasket) product line which offers an innovative alternative to conventional leak test methods.
The product has been adopted by a number of global oil and gas operators and has attracted the interest of a number of US based end users.
Alba's Managing Director, Gavin Sim said in his statement:
"We were impressed by Patriot's impressive Sealing; Bolting & Joint Integrity background & saw this as a natural fit for us. Like Alba, Patriot have a strong background in engineering & a dedication to the highest level of customer service. We look forward to working with Patriot & are excited about what this will bring in the near future".
Patriot-Bolt owner Kris Kolb echoed in his statement:
" Patriot Bolt are excited to partner with Alba Gaskets in bringing the world class Alba-RIG technology to the US Gulf Coast Market. This technology & integrity assurance solution is a perfect addition to the engineered products that Patriot currently offers to our valuable client base. Alba Gaskets & Patriot-Bolt’s strong engineering background & technical investment is highlighted by this partnership & we look forward to the synergies that this will create among our two organisations & the added value this brings to our clients".