NEW JOBS AND RECORD SALES FOR AIS

A North East manufacturing and training company is celebrating three months of trading which has doubled its sales turnover and create four new jobs.



A North East manufacturing and training company is celebrating a record three months of trading which has seen it double its sales turnover and create four new jobs.Advanced Industrial Solutions (AIS), which is based on the Tyne Tunnel Trading Estate in North Shields, provides specialist training for the oil and gas industry including rope access, rigging, insulation and health and safety courses. The company also manufactures bespoke insulation products for the offshore and industrial sectors and installs them on site.A booming oil and gas industry has resulted in massive demand for AIS products and services which has contributed to a 100% surge in sales for the last three months compared to last year’s figures. As well as doubling turnover, four new jobs have been created at AIS to cope with the new workload. Managing Director of AIS, Paul Stonebanks, said: “We know it’s tough trading conditions out there for many businesses, which is why we are so grateful to be bucking the economic trend. Since we opened our new 10,000 square foot training centre last January we have seen our business grow at an amazing rate and last quarter’s figures are testament to that.“As well as signing new partnership working agreements with companies like Falk Training and Cape, we have been working with some of the leading names in oil and gas and facility management who are now recognising our expertise above all others.“Our success is now being recognised in the wider business community. This year alone we’ve won a North Tyneside business award and have been shortlisted for a North East business award. “Our strategy for 2011 is to continue building on this success and to ensure our training courses and services are marketed to the oil and gas sector globally.”For more information in the company or the wide range of courses it offers please contact AIS on 0844 800 1810 or visit www.aisgroup.co.uk ####Advanced Industrial Solutions LtdTel: 08448001810W: www.aisgroup.co.ukDetails: www.rigg-access.com/company/more_details.asp?uid=8155