Pentair and Tranberg join forces for offshore winterization solutions

Pentair, a leading provider of electrical heat-tracing solutions, is pleased to announce a new collaboration with Tranberg AS, a leading supplier of high quality lighting, heating and stainless steel enclosures for marine, oil and gas and helideck applications

31 stycznia 2017

LEUVEN, Belgium— Pentair, a leading provider of electrical heat-tracing solutions, is pleased to announce a new collaboration with Tranberg AS, a leading supplier of high quality lighting, heating and stainless steel enclosures for marine, oil and gas and helideck applications. Aimed at providing customers with the safest, most reliable and energy efficient integrated winterization solutions for operation in arctic climates, the new collaboration unites best in class products from leading product brands of Pentair’s Raychem and Tranberg with proven and superior design capabilities.

To that end, effective January 1, 2017,Tranberg AS became a sole distributor for Raychem industrial heat tracing products used for winterization in marine and helideck applications. Tranberg AS has also become a non-exclusive distributor in Norway for Raychem industrial products and services.

Rick Newell, Special Applications Manager at Pentair, explains: “Tranberg is an obvious choice for us. When working in arctic offshore environments, our clients need operational reliability at all times. By connecting Tranberg’s expertise and winterization design capabilities with Pentair’s heat tracing experience and engineering capabilities, we can offer our customers the best in terms of products, services and support.”

He continues: “The industry is increasingly looking for energy-efficient solutions with no compromise on safety and reliability. To achieve this, our customers rely on our in-depth knowledge of the design, engineering, manufacturing and installation processes from the beginning of the project to its completion.”

Thomas Linkenheil, Managing Director at Tranberg adds: “Pentair is a leading provider of heat tracing solutions and has proven capabilities in the offshore market. This, combined with our leading winterization design competence, allows our customers to benefit from dedicated specialists and provides them complete support services and safe, reliable products that are easy to install. Tranberg’s integrated winterization solutions, powered by Raychem, are compliant with the latest international regulations and guidelines such as DNV-GL, so our customers get full peace of mind.”

For more information on the new collaboration, contact Rick.Newell@pentair.com, Sveinung.Andersen@pentair.com , Thomas.Linkenheil@tranberg.com or Kjetil.tengesdal@tranberg.com

For more product information, visit www.pentairthermal.com and www.tranberg.com

About Pentair Technical Solutions
Pentair Technical Solutions is a global leader of systems and solutions that safeguard industrial controls, electrical components, communications hardware, electronic devices, pipes, tanks, roofs and gutters. Its premier brands Hoffman, Raychem, Schroff and Tracer provide a comprehensive range of standard, modified and custom engineered solutions for energy, industrial, infrastructure, commercial, communications, medical, security and defense applications.

ABOUT PENTAIR PLC
Pentair plc (www.pentair.com) delivers industry-leading products, services and solutions for its customers’ diverse needs in water and other fluids, thermal management and equipment protection. With 2015 revenues of $6.4 billion, Pentair employs approximately 28,000 people worldwide.

ABOUT TRANBERG AS www.tranberg.com
Since its establishment in 1901 Tranberg has designed, manufactured and supplied high quality electromechanical products for use on ships and offshore installations. In 2006 Tranberg became a member of the R. STAHL Technology Group, R. STAHL is the world's leading supplier of electrical and electronic products and systems for explosion protection. In 2015, global sales amounting to EUR 312.9 million were generated with 1,894 employees.

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