Toronto, Ontario, Canada
The pipe coating division of ShawCor Ltd., Bredero Shaw, is the world’s largest pipe coatings manufacturer with sales of approximately $1 bn in 2012. Bredero Shaw recently received a contract from Apache in Australia with a value in excess of $45 million to provide pipeline coatings and related products and services for the Julimar Development Project. The project will supply raw gas from the Julimar and Brunello gas fields to the Chevron-operated Wheatstone Project in Western Australia. The contract involves coating 47 km of 18-inch pipe that will be protected with various configurations of three-layer polypropylene anticorrosion coating, Thermotite five-layer polypropylene insulation and HeviCote concrete weight coating. In addition Bredero Shaw has also received a contract for anode procurement and installation. Work will commence during the second quarter of 2013.
REVENUE: $1.00 billion
• Pipe coatings
V.L. Shaw, chairman of the board; W.P. Buckley, president and CEO; J.D. Tikkanen, president, Bredero Shaw.