Ryder Insulation, Inc. is a Houston, TX based subcontracting firm that is dedicated to providing high quality and code compliant work.  All in a "Safety First" environment.

From design development to final construction, our focus is to provide exceptional work on time and in budget . 


Planning is the foundation for all successful projects, construction or otherwise. With our experience and knowledge of life safety and building envelope code requirements, Ryder Insulation can define and outline the appropriate scopes of work and establish real world budgets early in the planning process .


Innovation, experience, and expertise are key ingredients for us. We provide supervised crews experienced in the specific item of work needed coupled with the neccessary equipment and supervision to get the job done efficiently and safely.



The owner, John Ryder, received a BSME degree in 1977, from The College of Engineering, UT, Austin, and was named on the Dean's List.  From condensation prevention to code compliance issues, Ryder Insulation's technical expertise and over 34 years industry experience gives us unique abilities to assist our customers in developing solutions. 

Services Provided
  • Sprayed Cementitious and Fibrous Fireproofing
  • Intumescent Fireproofing                                  
  • K-13 and Monoglass thermal/acoustical sprays
  • Perimeter Fire Barriers/Curtainwall Insulation
  • FM4991 Firestopping

Project Experience Since 1981

Exxon Corporate Headquarters, Spring, TX.

Phillips 66 New Corporate Headquarters, Houston, TX.

Texas Children's Hospital Pediatrics and Maternity Center, Houston, TX

MD Anderson Adminstrative Support Building, Houston, TX.

UT School of Nursing, Houston, TX.

MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX.

Brown Engineering and Physics Building, TMAU,College Station, TX.

Galveston National Lab, Galveston, TX.

AMD Headquarters, Austin, TX. 

  • Spray Foam Insulation
  • Thermal Barrier Sprays
  • Batt Insulation
  • Rigid Insulation
  • Acoustic Liners