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Shipping through the generations: World Maritime Day 2022

29 September 2022 marks World Maritime Day and this year’s theme is ‘New technologies for greener shipping’.

JF Renewables wins HV support services contract for Formosa 2 offshore wind farm

JF Renewables awarded multi-million-pound contract for the provision of high voltage safety management services and specialist personnel at the Formosa 2 offshore wind farm in Taiwan.

Championing North American offshore wind with VP appointment

James Fisher Renewables and ScanTech Offshore appoint sustainable solutions expert Barry Craig as Vice President Renewables - North America.

Exploring life at sea for Day of the Seafarer 2022

25 June marks Day of the Seafarer (DotS), with this year’s theme being ‘your voyage – then and now, share your journey’

James Fisher and Sons plc AGM Trading Statement

James Fisher and Sons plc (FSJ.L) ('James Fisher', 'the Group'), the leading marine service provider, today issues a trading update for the first quarter of 2022 ("the period") prior to its Annual General Meeting to be held today at 11am.

Celebrating International Women’s Day across James Fisher's global locations

Activities are taking shape around the James Fisher Group in support of International Women’s Day's #BreakTheBias campaign.

James Fisher talks apprenticeships

This National Apprenticships Week (7-13 February), let's delve into the educational benefits James Fisher's apprenticeships can offer individuals at all stages of their careers.

Creating change in honour of Baby Loss Awareness Week

In an effort to drive forward a movement of change across the Group, James Fisher has implemented a bereavement policy, which specifically incorporates and makes provisions for those who experience pregnancy loss, to support its bereaved employees.

World Maritime Day 2021: In honour of James Fisher’s frontline workers

To offer two different perspectives on the hardships of working in the shipping industry during the COVID-19 pandemic, we spoke to fleet personnel manager, Will Kelly, and STS superintendent, Toni Vidan.

Minister for international trade visits JFD

JFD was delighted to host a visit from Ranil Jayawardena, UK Minister for International Trade, at its office in Glasgow on Tuesday 20 July.

Accelerating marine digital transition with major new software release

James Fisher Mimic (JFM) launches significant upgrade to condition monitoring technology for global maritime and marine defence sectors.

Mimic Condition Monitoring System is selected for UK Ministry of Defence

James Fisher Mimic’s (JFM) Condition Monitoring System selected by Ministry of Defence (MoD) to maintain the UK Royal Navy’s future Type 26 Frigate fleet.

Meet one of James Fisher’s engineering heroes

This International Women in Engineering Day (23 June), Tankships’ managing director, Krystyna Tsochlas, shares her experiences and challenges of working in a typically male-dominated environment, and offers advice for all aspiring female engineers.

James Fisher Renewables welcomes new Rotos 360 Operations Manager

Rotos 360, part of James Fisher Renewables, is pleased to announce Chris Rawnsley has joined the company as Operations Manager.

JFD celebrates a decade of successful ocean exercises for Australia’s world-class submarine rescue system

JFD Australia is pleased to acknowledge a decade of successful participation in the yearly Black Carillon submarine rescue exercises off the coast of Western Australia.

JFD conducts world-first simultaneous build of three submarine rescue vehicles

Due for delivery in 2021 and 2022, the SRVs are based on JFD’s third generation submarine rescue vehicles; tailored to customer specification. These SRVs will join the fleet of five of JFD SRVs in operation worldwide.

Appointment of new Chief Financial Officer

James Fisher and Sons plc announces Duncan Kennedy will join the Board as Chief Financial Officer and Executive Director on 4 May 2021.

Graduates join James Fisher through the internship programme

After coordinating an internship programme across the company, James Fisher and Sons plc provides recent university graduates with employment in their chosen fields of study.

Marking two years of James Fisher Asset Information Services

In celebration of James Fisher Asset Information Services’ (JF AIS) second birthday, we spoke with Sean Huff, group digital director, to discuss the digitalisation company’s achievements to date.

James Fisher Offshore named Northern Star 2021 Business Awards winners

James Fisher Offshore has won this year’s ‘Going Global’ Northern Star Business award from the Aberdeen and Grampian Chamber of Commerce (AGCC).