James Fisher's news archive

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21/09/2020
Highlighting James Fisher’s green initiatives for UK Recycle Week

James Fisher is highlighting how the group continues to focus on reducing its contributions to general waste by implementing a number of recycling initiatives which resonate with its operating companies.

15/09/2020
R2S excels at Scotland’s largest offshore wind test and demonstration facility

Digital twin solution R2S proves its offshore wind credentials through a Vattenfall and ORE Catapult collaboration at the European Offshore Wind Deployment Centre (EOWDC).

17/08/2020
JFD winner of offshore achievement award

JFD, the world leading underwater capability provider serving the commercial and defence diving markets and part of James Fisher and Sons plc, is pleased to announce that its Compact Bailout Rebreathing Apparatus (COBRA) has won the Health, Safety and Environmental (HSE) Innovation category at the Offshore Achievement Awards 2020.

17/08/2020
JFD produces and delivers 100th COBRA system

JFD, the world leading underwater capability provider serving the commercial and defence diving markets and part of James Fisher and Sons plc, has announced the production and delivery of its 100th Compact Bailout Rebreathing Apparatus (COBRA) system.

27/07/2020
We're celebrating National Marine Week

National Marine Week was developed by The Wildlife Trusts to celebrate our marine wildlife through a variety of sea related events.

25/06/2020
Showing our appreciation on Day of the Seafarer

Today (25 June) we are celebrating Day of the Seafarer and we would like to show our continued appreciation to our seafarers for the contributions they make in moving essential goods and supplies around the world.

23/06/2020
Celebrating International Women in Engineering Day

For James Fisher and Sons plc, International Women in Engineering Day (INWED) is a great cause for celebration to highlight the remarkable women we employ across our group companies in various industries.

08/06/2020
How James Fisher and Sons plc is supporting World Oceans Day

James Fisher and Sons plc IS committed as a business to actively reducing plastic pollution. Across the group, we continue to work towards our sustainability objectives surrounding the different markets in which we operate

18/05/2020
Promoting kindness during Mental Health Awareness Week

This week (18-24 May) is Mental Health Awareness Week, and James Fisher is highlighting the importance of talking openly about mental health.

12/05/2020
Subsea cable installation providers Prysmian Group adopts Mermaid® software

Designed by James Fisher Marine Services, the software is in constant development and is vital to reducing the weather risk on marine operations.

16/03/2020
JFD acquires Fathom Systems to expand product capability offering

JFD announces the acquisition of Fathom Systems, a leading provider of diver communications, gas analysis, diver monitoring and integrated diving control systems for Diving Support Vessels (DSVs).

06/02/2020
JFD continues its investment programme in the Indian economy

JFD has delivered a new £1million contract to supply two sets of life-saving equipment to the Indian Navy, to further enhance the safety of submariners.

28/01/2020
JFD named finalist in the HSE Innovation category for the Offshore Achievement Awards 2020

JFD is proud to announce that it has been named as a finalist in the Health, Safety and Environmental (HSE) Innovation category for the Offshore Achievement Awards 2020.

16/12/2019
CorPower Ocean adopts James Fisher software to optimise installation of its wave device.

CorPower Ocean becomes the latest renewables operator to adopt Mermaid® to assess weather risk and accurately plan its construction and operation and maintenance activities.

13/12/2019
JFD named as a finalist at the Subsea UK Awards 2020

JFD is proud to announce that it has been named as a finalist in the Subsea Company of the Year category at the Subsea UK Awards 2020.

13/12/2019
JFD Australia’s submarine rescue system triumphs in international exercise

JFD has set new global benchmarks for international submarine rescue following the completion of rigorous exercises off the coast of Western Australia.

05/12/2019
JFD signs exclusive partnership with Innovation Maritime

JFD announce a new partnership with Innovation Maritime, a non-profit innovation organisation developing marine solutions through applied research, technical assistance and information dissemination.

16/10/2019
Rotos 360 completes wind turbine repair for Vattenfall

Rotos 360 completes wind turbine repair for Vattenfall.

10/10/2019
Raising awareness of suicide prevention on World Mental Health Day

Today we are supporting World Mental Health Day.

02/09/2019
Scotload launches international delivery for online customers

Load monitoring specialists Scotload – part of James Fisher and Sons plc – has launched global shipping through its online store
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