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Transforming UK's offshore wind supply chain with innovative ULSTEIN TWIN X-STERN SOV concept

James Fisher and Graig Shipping PLC (Graig) unveil a pioneering service operation vessel (SOV) design concept to support the UK's target of 50GW of offshore wind energy generation by 2030.

James Fisher Subtech safely and successfully executes subsea IRM contract for NEO Energy and secures future work

James Fisher Subtech (JF Subtech), provider of specialist technical offshore solutions and part of James Fisher and Sons plc, has successfully completed a subsea inspection, repair and maintenance (IRM) contract for NEO Energy

Appointment of Chief Executive Officer

James Fisher and Sons plc (FSJ.L) or ("the Group", "James Fisher" or the "Company"), the UK's leading marine services company, announces that Jean Vernet has been appointed Chief Executive Officer ("CEO").

James Fisher Renewables boost global operations and maintenance with new senior hire

EDS HV Group (EDS), high voltage engineering specialists in the renewables industry and part of James Fisher Renewables (JF Renewables), today announces the appointment of Chris Bebbington as Engineering and Operations Director, leading its operations and maintenance (O&M) team to help reduce the levelized cost of energy (LCoE) and accelerate net zero ambitions.

James Fisher and Sons plc board change

James Fisher and Sons plc (FSJ.L) (the "Group"), the UK's leading marine services company, announces that Eoghan O'Lionaird intends to step down as Chief Executive Officer once a successor for his position has been appointed.

JFD surveys US vessels with the aim of providing further submarine rescue assurance to the US Navy

JFD has recently undertaken its first Vessel of Opportunity (VOO) surveys in the United States, on vessels whom may be designated Submarine Rescue Motherships (MOSHIPs) operated by/for the US Navy.

Annual Report and Accounts for the year ended 31 December 2021

James Fisher and Sons Plc (the 'Company') has posted its 2021 Report and Accounts and Notice of 2022 Annual General Meeting (AGM) to shareholders.

Subtech South Africa (Pty) Ltd, completes major BBBEE transaction

Subtech South Africa (Pty) Ltd, a subsidiary of James Fisher Subtech, has completed a major Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) transaction, transferring a 51% stake in the business to South African black owned consortium, Tacenda Consulting (Pty) Ltd (100% black female owned) and Thembani Shipping (Pty) Ltd.

James Fisher tackles supply chain challenges with seasonal charter agreement for multipurpose service vessel

James Fisher has signed a charter agreement with Go Marine Group for the exclusive use of the Multi-purpose Service Vessel, Go Electra, adding much needed security for customers amid cost and supply chain crunches in the industry.

2021 full year results

James Fisher and Sons plc (FSJ.L) ('James Fisher', 'the Group'), the leading marine service provider, announces its results for the year ended 31 December 2021.

Addressing needs of expanding decommissioning market with dedicated business line

JF Decommissioning (JF Decom) will consolidate capabilities across the James Fisher group to provide support to the decommissioning needs of customers in the renewables and oil and gas markets

James Fisher Renewables secures high voltage safety management commissioning contract from Iberdrola’s Baltic Eagle offshore wind farm

EDS HV Group, part of James Fisher Renewables (JF Renewables) has won a multimillion-pound contract to provide the high voltage safety management commissioning phase at Iberdrola’s Baltic Eagle Offshore Wind Farm, off the coast of the German region of Pomerania.

James Fisher Renewables strengthens operations in Asia Pacific through appointment of regional VP

James Fisher Renewables has appointed Maida Zahirovic as APAC regional vice president to strengthen operations within Asia Pacific including driving long-term, sustainable and profitable growth in the region.

James Fisher and Sons plc announces sale of James Fisher NDT Ltd to IRISNDT Ltd.

James Fisher and Sons plc announces the sale of its non-destructive testing business, James Fisher NDT (JF NDT), to IRISNDT Ltd.

Appointment of non-executive director

James Fisher & Sons plc announces today that Claire Hawkings will join the Board as an independent non-executive director with effect from 1 January 2022.

James Fisher Subtech safely completes 21-day Air Diving and ROV inspection, repair and maintenance project

James Fisher Subtech has successfully completed a challenging subsea inspection, repair and maintenance project for Ithaca Energy on its Floating Production Facility, the FPF-1, situated approximately 280 Kilometres East-Southeast of Aberdeen.

JFD Australia announces new managing director in a further strengthening of its local commitment

JFD Australia, provider of the highly responsive, trusted and reliable submarine rescue system to the Royal Australian Navy, is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms Cathy Falkiner as its new managing director.

Fendercare Marine successfully delivers LNG Ship-to-Ship transfers for leading global energy company

Fendercare Marine Ltd used its vast experience and new LNG transfer system to complete a series of LNG STS operations for one of the leading global energy companies.

EDS ensures Vattenfall’s Kriegers Flak reaches commissioning milestone

EDS HV Group, high voltage engineering specialists in the renewables industry and part of James Fisher Renewables, is proud to have used its expertise to help Vattenfall complete Denmark and Scandinavia’s largest offshore wind farm, Kriegers Flak.

James Fisher Renewables completes first phase of unexploded ordnance identification at Sofia Offshore Wind Farm

James Fisher Renewables (JF Renewables) has completed the first part of a two-phase contract to investigate unexploded ordnance (UXO) and potential archaeological features ahead of the installation of export cables for RWE’s Sofia Offshore Wind Farm, located off the north-east coast of the UK.