G3 Systems Welcomes New Business Development Manager
Portland, Dorset based IAP Worldwide subsidiary, G3 Systems, have appointed Chris Thain as Business Development Manager for their industrial fire protection services business in the Middle East, Asia and the Americas.
Chris joins the company in the newly created role from Devon and Somerset Fire & Rescue Service where he oversaw the profitable growth of commercial training and Fire Protection Services. Formerly, Chris was the Marketing Director at global maritime supplies company, Unitor AS, serving in Oslo, Norway and Long Beach, California, before returning to the UK to set up his own consultancy business.
G3 Systems currently provide both structural and aviation fire and rescue services to both international national operating standards. Services include emergency dispatch and response, fire safety, fire inspection and investigation, equipment and vehicle maintenance, testing and compliance, firefighter training and CPD and Medical Crash Crew / Ambulance Services.
The organisation is presently providing operational fire and rescue services at the four international airports in air bases in Afghanistan, covering both civil and military aviation and delivering cover for up to Category 10 aircraft on a 24/7 basis.
In addition, G3 Systems provide site security services, emergency medical services and client training in emergency response procedures as well as through life logistics support via mobile Field Service Engineers and forward deployed engineers. Other deployments include the delivery of facilities and infrastructure projects in Kenya and the Falkland Islands.
Paul Holt, Business Development Director for G3 Systems' overall business, said:
"I warmly welcome Chris into the G3 Systems family. We are excited to begin building our Fire Protection Services business across the Middle East market and beyond and our mission is to support our clients with the safest and most professional Emergency Fire and Rescue Services available today."
"G3 Systems are now speaking with Oil, Gas, Petrochemical and Energy infrastructure companies with high risk sites across the region to assess their Emergency Response plans and to consider how their on-site fire protection services could be both streamlined and improved."