Industrial Coatings & Access

ICA are a newly formed company by a Managing Director with a wealth of practical and managerial experiences within Surface Preparation, Coating Application and Access Solutions on a Global Arena.

These experiences range through many industry sectors including and not limited to Oil and Gas, Petrochemical, Renewable, Highways, Rail, Marine & Ship Repair HSE and Quality are our Core Values which drive our business ensuring all aspects of every awarded Project is fully risked assessed, and our Client’s Specifications are delivered to the specified requirements in parallel with the Coating Manufacturer’s Application Guidelines.

ICA bring to you Continuous Improvement via Lessons Learned from our Global experiences within the Coatings and Access disciplines.

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Surface Preparation

We are qualified specialists in surface preparation using hand and mechanical techniques, including ultra-high pressure water jetting and Eco-Vapour grit blasting.

ICA supply competent and qualified specialist resources to fulfil all methods of Surface Preparation.

Coatings Services ICA

Coating Applications

Our wide ranging experience can be applied to any of the following specialist coating solutions.

We specialise in multi-component system applications, passive fire protection coatings as well as but not limited to screed and self-levelling screeds for deck areas.

PFP Services


We have extensive in-house technical knowledge which allows us to advise clients on how to best achieve their required specs in the most cost-efficient manner.

Working with established manufacturers & suppliers, we manage every stage of your project from product selection, installation to application.

Inspections ICA


Our coating inspectors monitor all applications on site and adhere to client specifications to ensure the long-term performance of any coating solution.

With a strong combination of consultancy expertise and solid technical competency we are more than able to fulfil your requirements.

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Access Solutions

ICA specialise in the installation of efficient working platforms. Over the last few years, we have invested in the V-Deck: Suspended Decking Systems and have used them successfully on several on and offshore Fabric Maintenance campaigns.

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Concrete Repairs

ICA offer highly engineered repair mortars, fairing coats and renders, high performance decorative anti-carbonation coatings and waterproof anti-corrosion coatings for both steel and concrete all based on proven polymer/cement technology.

Global experiences within the Coatings & Access disciplines

Our Mission

We work hard every day to make ICA the world’s most respected industrial service brand.

Our Vision

Our Vision is to bring inspiration and innovation to every industrial sector in the world.

Industry Specialists

Efficient & effective solutions, from the surface preparation & preliminary treatment methods to protective coatings, fireproofing and specialist access systems.

 What Clients Say...

It is with great privilege that I write to you in recommendation of Tommy Whittleton. I have worked with Tommy on numerous contracts over the last three years. In this time I have found Tommy to be a Very Hard working and conscientious person who is never afraid to take on a new challenging task. Tommy has very high safety leadership skills, he is a self directed person who is able to communicate effectively and meet even the most demanding challenges. During the three years I have known him Tommy has proved he is very competent in Coating Condition Surveys and Inspections from working on the workface to the supervisory role he has Demonstrated high levels of experience and the ability to maintain positive working relationship with both the team and the client all to a very high standard.

Stephen Sissen | F.M. QA/QC Engineer

I have recently worked in conjunction with Tom and ICA on some consultancy work and I have to say that the professionalism & knowledge along with the experience was very encouraging, had no issues with problem solving and enhancing the specification to ensure that a project would be a lot more streamlined and efficient, also one of the main things that sticks in my mind is how serious ICA take health and safety of the workforce and others, I would seriously recommend any company to engage with Tom and the team in future projects.good luck Tom for the future.

Steven Slack | Contracts Manager at Ferrous Protection Ltd

I had the pleasure of working with Tom while working on the same project, I found Tom to be very professional & have a vast knowledge of protective coatings, inspection & all round FM. While I was inspecting the work he was completing his acceptance of intervention & willingness to assist my inspections was commendable. I would not hesitate to work along side Tom again.

David Wright MICorr | NACE LEVEL 3 - Offshore Fabric Maintenance Engineer at ALTRAD - Cape Qatar

I have known Tom for a approximately 20 years, and he has been my Painting Supervisor on my last couple of jobs. He is a very friendly guy & very approachable who knows how to get the most productivity safely out of any workforce & still keep them happy, I am looking forward to working as part of a team with Tom in the driving seat as he always knows how to plan the job and the men around him to get the best quality of work there is to be had. I would recommend Tom to be part of any company as he 100% dedicated to his reputation for good quality.

Graeme Olley | Owner / Director of Sky Abseiling Services

I have known Tom for many years now and I can say that he is one of the most honest,thoughtful and professional people I have had the pleasure to do business with. We have worked closely on several high profile contracts to acheive the same goal, customer satisfaction where health and safety comes first combined with value for money and complete reassurance of the work in hand I would highly recommend Tom for anything associated with your business needs relating to his specialist field.

Rob Donaldson | Managing Director at R & D Insulations Ltd

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