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Step change in diver safety as JFD's COBRA completes first dive in North Sea

JFD, part of James Fisher and Sons plc, has announced the successful completion of the first North Sea dives with COBRA (Compact Bailout Rebreather Apparatus), marking a significant leap forward in diver safety.

EDS HV Group successfully completes trials at Gwynt y Môr Offshore Wind Farm

High voltage engineering specialist EDS HV Group has successfully completed trials at Gwynt y Môr Offshore Wind Farm as part of its EU Funded Horizon 2020 project.

JFD delivers Australia's safest ever submarine rescue system

JFD's new equipment delivers Australia's safest ever submarine rescue system.

JFD completes build of the first of its new 3rd Generation Submarine Rescue System

JFD, part of James Fisher and Sons plc, has successfully completed the build of the first of its two new innovative 3rd Generation submarine rescue systems, due to be delivered to the Indian Navy in March 2018.

Scotload load links ensure operator safety during aquaculture lifting procedures

Scotload has recently supplied load links to a Scottish aquaculture company to ensure compliance with the lifting operations and equipment regulations (LOLER).

JFD completes harbour acceptance trials for its first DSRV for the Indian Navy

JFD has completed the first stage of harbour acceptance trials of its first deep search and rescue vehicle (DSRV) for the Indian Navy’s 3rd Generation Submarine Rescue System.

James Fisher Subsea Excavation announces JV to support clients in China

Global subsea excavation specialist James Fisher Subsea Excavation (JFSE), part of James Fisher and Sons plc, has announced the formation of a joint venture with Ocean Team Asia Pacific

James Fisher attending Subsea Expo 2018

James Fisher & Sons plc will be exhibiting at the Subsea Expo 2018 in Aberdeen, 7 -9 February. Visit us on stand 4 to meet our expert team of subsea and offshore professionals.

EDS HV Group awarded termination and testing contract by ZTT

EDS HV Group has been awarded a contract to complete cable termination and testing work at Hohe See Offshore Wind Farm by cable manufacturer ZTT.

JFD providing vital submarine rescue expertise training to the Indian Navy

JFD has commenced a training programme for a team of 72 Indian Navy personnel on its new 3rd Generation submarine rescue systems, due to be delivered to the Indian Navy in March 2018.

James Fisher Nigeria launched to provide extensive marine capabilities to local market

James Fisher Nigeria combines the capabilities of the wider James Fisher and Sons Plc group to deliver marine expertise and solutions for projects in the Nigerian region.

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.

JF Mimic signs condition monitoring software agreement with Stolt Tankers

Operator of the world's largest fleet of chemical and parcel tankers, Stolt Tankers, is to have Mimic's condition monitoring software installed on all 75 vessels.