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Corrosion Resistant GRP in the Middle East
for Infrastructure and Construction

Dura Composites and The Invicta Group in Distribution and Installation partnership

We have have announced The Invicta Group as our newest distribution partner for the Glass Reinforced Polymer (GRP) walkway range within the United Arab Emirates, Qatar and Saudi Arabia. The new partnership is the latest step towards bolstering the company’s distribution network and facilitating global customers to unlock the power of composites for their projects.

The arrangement will focus particularly on our d2 GRP product range which delivers the best performance-to-weight ratio, best anti-slip durability and best fire-ratings in the industry, for maximum safety and efficiency.

One of the flagship products in the range, d2 Dura Grating for example achieves a Class B fire rating in accordance with the BS EN 13501-1 standard, making it suitable for a range of project installations where fire safety is an important consideration. In achieving a Euroclass rating of Bfl-s1, d2 Dura Grating offers the market the choice of enhanced fire safety built right into the composition of the product.

The Invicta Group is a specialist contractor with a unique ability to deliver turnkey designs. The company has operations and projects around the globe, including the provision of passive fire and blast protection systems for prestigious projects such as the Kuala Lumpur MRT, Dubai Metro and Riyadh Metro.

The distributorship with ourselves enables The Invicta Group to enhance its offering to the rail, industrial, energy and transportation sectors with the provision of safer, stronger, faster and proven GRP floor grating, trench covers, platforms, structural stair treads and handrailing.

Jonathan Howard, Head of Growth at Dura Composites, shared his thoughts on the new partnership:

“Despite the various global challenges over the past couple of years, we have continued to see growth in the Middle East and have been keen to find the right distributor partner who recognises the superior and unique qualities of our d2 product range and can help us deliver on our ambitions for the region.”


“The Invicta Group has a strong reputation for quality and efficiency, and has spent over 35 years working on some of the biggest global infrastructure projects, so we’re confident that together we can provide a comprehensive service and set of solutions that offer a longer lifespan, improved durability and increased fire performance qualities.”

James Beale, Operations Manager at The Invicta Group said:

“We’re delighted to be partnering with Dura Composites to provide a range of award-winning and patented GRP construction and infrastructure products that can’t be found anywhere else.


“With materials shortages and metal price increases hitting businesses across the globe, we’re pleased to be able to offer a readily available and more cost-effective set of composite solutions that we feel will enable our clients to realise their most critical projects on time and on budget.”

Through our design, technology and manufacturing innovations we’ve redefined what customers should expect from their composite products. WE CALL IT d2. SAFER. STRONGER. FASTER. PROVEN.

Our d2 products are lighter and as such are safer to transport, install and lift than other products on the market. Their unique anti-slip surfaces and EN13501 fire ratings increase accessibility & public safety.

d2 products have an unrivalled strength-to-weight ratio. This means that lighter or smaller products can be used to reduce project scale. Our material science knowledge allows you to see how d2 products perform in place of steel or wood based on fact not guesswork.

d2 products can be deployed rapidly to increase productivity & project efficiency due to lighter weight vs. strength. Our supply chain strategy and 3-acre Operations Centre allows us to maintain a vast stock inventory so we can deliver fast.

d2 products are proven to significantly reduce contractors’ build & through-life maintenance costs. Our in-house services include design, live load testing and FEA, so we can prove something will work before we supply it.

Our Offices in the Middle East


Suite 1406 – 14th Floor
The Metropolis
Business Bay
PO Box 127626

Abu Dhabi

Office 624 – 6th Floor
Al Ferdous Tower
Al Salam Street
PO Box 32765
Abu Dhabi


Suite 1 – Mezzanine Floor
No 17, Al Mina Street
PO Box 23276

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