Spring 2014

Fisher Offshore responds to demand in offshore training

Fisher Offshore is providing a unique introductory course in pneumatic winches at its Aberdeenshire facility in partnership with Ingersoll Rand.

The new one-day course has been devised for offshore staff requiring hands-on training with utility and man riding winches prior to using them in the North Sea. Training will take place in Fisher Offshore’s newly refurbished pneumatic workshop, with attendees gaining an OEM-endorsed certificate on successful completion. The aim is to give offshore personnel an insight into the application, installation, testing, basic maintenance and trouble shooting of a range of winches – with the intention of promoting safety and efficiency, and preventing down-time. 

The company’s sales manager Graeme Brand explains:

“Fisher Offshore is about far more than simply providing equipment. We now have the facilities and the expertise to provide a fully integrated package to clients and the introduction of this unique training course is another step forward in enhancing this offering.”

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