The JBS Group
The JBS Group (Scotland) Ltd specializes in custom-made structural fabrication of offshore containers, accommodation modules, platform extensions, shipping baskets, sea fastenings and tie downs aboard various vessels. Our focus in steel fabrication and pipe work meets the high demands of the marine industry and offshore oil and gas sector.
To meet our client’s applications we use plate section, pipe manufacture and installation. Our welders are highly skilled in MIG, TIG and Arc welding on Stainless Steel, Steel and Aluminum fabrications. General fabrications consist of tool boxes, flow dividers, cementing units, shipping boxes and heavy bulk containers.
With the high demand of fastening work in the North Sea, the JBS Group is well positioned for structural fabrication, welding, engineering and marine work. Our advanced fabrication facility allows us to provide the best solution for your companies’ precision welding requirements.
JBS Fabrication houses an impressive 1.7 acre facility which includes 10 and 20 tonne tandem overhead cranes with a 30 tonne lift capability and 8m underside of the hook. Main doors to workshop are 10m high x 8m wide. Two housed facilities are 720 sq m in floor space. Onsite there are 12 tonne forklifts and a substantial two acre secure outdoor storage space.
We provide load tests, lifting certification and magnetic particle inspection and can offer shot blasting and painting at competitive pricing.
JBS manages major Subsea Holdback as well as small piece structural fabrications including tool boxes and flow dividers. We apply over 60 approved drawings to DNV/Lloyds/BV to fit different sizes of control cabins, containers, modules, shipping baskets, test tanks and frames.
Our 25 welding procedures are in accordance with ASME IX, AWS D1.1, BS EN ISO 15614-1, EEMUA 158, EEMUA 197, Norsok, DNV OS C401 & NACE for materials such as, 50D, S355, X52,UNS C70600 CuNi,X42, ASTM A790, S31803, API 5CT L80, 4130, EN755, 304L, A333-63 and 316 stainless. Our list of welding methods includes GTAW, SMAW, GMAW and GSFCAW.
JBS Fabrication has experience in spool and manifold manufacturing with an extensive range of qualified materials including: API 5L/A106 Gr B, API 5L X52, X42, AISI 4130, ASTM A312 TP 316L. We have GTAW, SMAW, GSFCAW and GMAW welding methods to fit all diameters and thickness.
Offshore & International
We offer onshore fabrication capabilities along with offshore mobilization and installation services. Our experienced welders and fitters are qualified and fully up-to-date with necessary documentation for offshore work and equipped to travel anywhere in the world at any time.
Quayside Services – Vessel Maintenance
JBS Fabrication offers an extensive quayside service of vessel mobilization which includes man hire, equipment provisions and sea fastening work. Larger projects are fabricated in the workshop, erected in the yard and transported to the quayside located near our harbour facility at Dales Industrial Estate. With over 500 vessel related projects since 2011, JBS mobilizes to all major ports along the East Coast of Scotland.
With JBS’ extensive in-house capability we can quickly modify and manufacture Deck grillages, Winch Frames, Skids, Chutes, Platforms, Handrails, Baskets, Pull Heads, Spreader Beams, Pad Eyes, Speed Loaders.
Based in Peterhead and operating globally, JBS offers comprehensive fabrication services including welding, installation and maintenance. Combining over 40 years of fabrication experience with proven management and administrative expertise supported by competent qualified tradesmen, JBS guarantees that customer requirements will be fully met.