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Whether you are in the oil and gas, refinery, petrochemical, chemical, military or mining industry, operating in hazardous areas is a daily routine for your business. At sites where there is a risk of accidental explosions, you need buildings of the highest quality to protect both the people and equipment for your critical operations. Learn here about blast resistance and blast-resistant modular buildings from one of the leading authorities in the industry’s safety—RedGuard Specialist Services.

Comparing Steel Blast-Resistant Modular Buildings

Nov 23, 2021

Not all blast-resistant modular buildings are created equally When considering the strength of blast-resistant modular buildings, it may seem fine to group them all into the same category. However, there are differences in their engineering, design and construction that must be pointed out. In this article, we explain the differences between the various steel blast-resistant […]

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Six Simple Steps to Blast Protection

Nov 23, 2021

Blast-resistant modular buildings are becoming standard units in hazardous area operations. Offering a high level of protection, they are replacing traditional buildings while offering a shorter construction time at a lower cost. However, with this relatively new blast protection technology we receive a lot of questions regarding practical applications of incorporating these hardened, life-saving structures […]

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Demonstrating the Efficacy of Blast-Resistant Modules with a Field Blast Test

May 7, 2021

RedGuard, the industry leader in the design, engineering and manufacturing of blast-resistant modular buildings for the oil & gas industry and defence industries, has successfully completed their latest blast test at a third-party testing facility in autumn 2020. Just like RedGuard, we at RedGuard Specialist Services believe that this test demonstrates the largest explosion for […]

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How to Simplify Turnarounds with Blast Resistant Modular Buildings

May 7, 2021

Planned turnarounds at refineries and petrochemical sites are done for various reasons, including performing preventive maintenance, repairs, renovations or required upgrades of technology or facilities. All this is done in order to ensure the safety of the facility, but also to meet government regulations and remain competitive in the industry. Each turnaround involves a careful […]

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Is High Response Acceptable for Blast-Resistant Modules?

May 7, 2021

When choosing a blast-resistant modular building, it is important to understand the term “response level”. We usually assume everyone is familiar with this term and knows what it means, but this is not always the case. Let’s take a closer look at response levels, as the difference between a low response blast-resistant building and a […]

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What are Blast-Resistant Modular Buildings?

May 7, 2021

If you want to know what a blast-resistant modular building is, we have the answer for you. RedGuard Specialist Services, as a Joint Venture Company of RedGuard and Specialist Services, is a market leader in the design, engineering and fabrication of blast-resistant modular buildings. It is our business to help you protect people and equipment […]

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