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Gibb Safety & Survival strengthens AYOP network

Gibb Safety & Survival recently became one of the latest new members of Amsterdam IJmuiden Offshore Ports. From its new location in IJmuiden, the company is a specialised supplier of PPE, safety and survival gear for various sectors, including oil & gas, maritime and renewable energy. “I’ve already seen how AYOP provides its members with an excellent network for the offshore industry and IJmond region,” says country manager Marco Zonneveld. “Joining the association was a logical next step once Gibb decided to open an office in IJmuiden. We hope that our membership will further enhance our interaction and cooperation with companies in the region.”

With offices in IJmuiden, Great Yarmouth and Aberdeen, Gibb Safety & Survival is part of the British Gibb Group, which in turn is part of Clarksons PLC, which has 54 locations and 1,600 employees in 23 countries.

PPE equipment

Its product range of PPE and maintenance, repair and operational equipment (MRO) for the energy sector includes over 40,000 unique part numbers from more than 1,500 suppliers and manufacturers in the field of:

  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Workwear and clothing
  • Marine survival equipment
  • Working at heights and rescue gear
  • Tool Tethering solutions
  • Workplace safety
  • First aid

Gibb Safety & Survival also provides the following services:

  • Maintenance, repairs and inspections
  • PPE management solutions
  • Machine solutions
  • Consigned stock plans
  • Branding services
  • Rental solutions

“Customers are welcome for professional advice and a broad range of protective and safety products,” says Marco. “Thanks to our extensive experience, well-trained staff and active partnerships with market-leading manufacturers, we can guarantee optimal services, quality and safety. Gibb has many clients in the offshore and energy sectors who have benefitted from our knowledge and portfolio for years. In addition, we are available to help develop custom solutions, from composing the right PPE products for specific applications to finding the best option for a given situation.”

“Professional staff and safety are crucial in offshore,” adds Sylvia Boer, AYOP director. “Gibb Safety & Survival links these two factors by supplying PPE, safety and survival gear, and providing professional advice as well. It is a very welcome addition to our member database.”