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JFD completes build of first two SPHLs as part of new safety-advanced range

JFD, the world-leading underwater capability provider serving the commercial and defence markets and part of James Fisher and Sons plc, is celebrating the delivery of the first two lifeboats which form part of JFD’s new safety-advanced range of self-propelled hyperbaric lifeboats (SPHLs).

New powerboat world record set by Strainstall's offshore systems engineer

Frank Rose, Strainstall's offshore systems manager, sets new world record at the 47th Coniston powerboat records week.

Scotload’s zone 1 SmartLoad® products now with U.S. and Canadian certification

Scotload has received U.S. and Canadian hazardous area certification for its SmartLoad 1Ex® wireless monitoring products, after the recent ATEX and IECEx approvals.

JFD demonstrates NATO Submarine Rescue System capabilities

Major submarine rescue exercise in Turkish waters demonstrates multi-national co-operation and promotes knowledge exchange.

JFMS recognised for local content commitment with EEEGR award

Award recognises JFMS's investment in people, infrastructure and the local supply chain in the East of England.

Return To Scene delivers first Caribbean project for BP Trinidad & Tobago

Aberdeen-based visual asset and data management (VAM) specialist Return To Scene Limited, part of James Fisher and Sons plc, has completed and delivered its first project for BP Trinidad and Tobago (BPTT).

James Fisher releases its Summer 2017 Pelican newsletter

James Fisher releases the Summer 2017 edition of its corporate newsletter, Pelican.

Fendercare Marine demonstrates commitment to CSR

Fendercare Marine ensures fresh drinking water for Ghanaian communities through the successful installation of boreholes.

JFMS cements its reputation as market leader

JFMS cements its reputation as market leader with latest MeyGen tidal turbine installation

Strainstall supports BAS Halley VI relocation project

Strainstall's extreme load shackles provided load data during towing of Halley VI modules.

JFMS provides wpd Offshore Solutions GmbH with Mermaid®

James Fisher Marine Services provides wpd Offshore Solutions GmbH with Mermaid®

The Dart Fisher sails ahead with updated features

James Fisher's bespoke offshore support vessel, the Dart Fisher, sails ahead with updated features

JFD prepares for final SPHL testing with Vanguard

JFD nears completion of two innovative and newly designed self-propelled hyperbaric lifeboats (SPHL) developed in partnership with Vanguard.

James Fisher engineering and technology open day

James Fisher is hosting a multi-industry open day in July to showcase engineering and technology solutions and to encourage cross-sector knowledge sharing on 5 July.

JFD pressure tests artist's sculptures for an exhibition

Sculptures subjected to pressure testing at JFD’s National Hyperbaric Centre for artist’s experiment.

Launch of zone 1 hazardous area wireless load monitoring products

James Fisher group company, Scotload, launches zone 1 hazardous area SmartLoad® wireless load monitoring products.

Strainstall achieves EU-type approval for its container weighing system

Strainstall in world-first with EU-type approval for load pin based container weighing system

JF Mimic installs system on new cruise vessel Harmony of the Seas

James Fisher Mimic is pleased to announce it has recently installed its unique Mimic condition monitoring software suite on another Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd ship, the newly delivered Harmony of the Seas.

James Fisher Marine Services acquires leading hydrographic survey capability

JFMS has purchased the operations and assets of Insight Marine Projects, a leading hydrographic survey services company based in Cornwall.

JFMS celebrates growth in the East of England with new office opening

James Fisher Marine Services celebrates growth in the East of England with new office opening