What is LDAR?

Leak Detection and Repair (LDAR) is the process by which a facility locates and repairs leaking components, including valves, pumps, flanges and connectors, in order to reduce the emissions of fugitive volatile organic compounds (VOCs), like methane, and hazardous air pollutants (HAPs), such as benzene. Left unmonitored and unaddressed, these leaks can have detrimental consequences […]

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High Temperature Sealing in Biomass Plants

The Phoenix Group has a long standing association with many landfill and biomass plants in the UK, providing Leak Detection and Repair (LDAR) services and supplying gaskets and other sealing products. One of these sites is a waste treatment facility in the central belt of Scotland which converts landfill gas to usable energy. This process […]

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Leak Detection in the Biogas Industry

Biogas is renewable energy source created when organic materials (plant and animal products) are broken down (eaten) by bacteria in an oxygen free environment, a process known as anaerobic digestion. This process occurs naturally in oxygen depleted places such as soils, landfill sites and marches, but it can also be reproduced under controlled and contained […]

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Ready and awaiting cohort of learners

Zulu Joint Integrity and Training a Phoenix Group company has been busy this week delivering joint integrity training and assessment at our Bridgend training centre and clients’ sites. Great to see commitment from top tier COMAH assets in helping to prove competency of their workforce

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For those of you involved in joint integrity management, the following information will not be a surprise… Over the past number of weeks, I’ve been looking through the 11 years worth of non-conformance data that I’ve collected from various sites within the oil/gas, chemical and petrochemical industries that Zulu has been involved in and decided […]

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Investment in SWG and RTJ stocks

Phoenix have made a significant investment in spiral wound and ring joint gasket inventory, and  now hold some of the largest stocks of these products in the UK. The large stock holding ensures that we can turnaround orders quickly, and deliver rapidly with next day, or even same day, service available. Our spiral wound gaskets are […]

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Sales Coordinator Role

We are an expanding manufacturing company based in Chesterfield. We pride ourselves on our excellent customer service and service support which has resulted in the expansion of our business. We are currently seeking a full time Sales Coordinator to join our team. You will be responsible to the care and support of our clients and […]

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Institution of Mechanical Engineers – Process Industries Division

We are incredibly proud and honoured that Christopher Mellows, Director of Zulu Joint Integrity and Training Ltd has been approached and welcomed as an oil, gas and chemical committee member for the Process Industries Division of IMechE. The Oil, Gas and Chemical Committee (OGCC) is a Technical Activity Committee (TAC) focused on technologies associated with […]

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In line with us continuing to support industry with our joint integrity management services, Zulu Joint Integrity & Training Ltd has been awarded a UK refinery site based support role to ensure that it’s assets are capable of meeting the production requirements and that the refinery is capable of demonstrating statutory and regulatory compliance to all applicable […]

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Investing In Apprentices

Training for the future. This week is Tata Steel’s UK apprentice training week at Zulu Joint Integrity and Trainings Bridgend training centre. We often see the oil & gas, petrochemical and chemical industries lead the way in mechanical joint integrity of bolted joints in hazardous pressurised systems so it’s always fantastic to see the steel […]

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