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Showing pelican articles with the tag: 'Transport and infrastructure.'
Strainstall's support to bridge operator Amey is crucial to the reopening of the Forth Road Bridge.
Prolec's specially engineered sensor solution is improving productivity during essential railway modifications.
Scottish Water has become the first utility company to take advantage of James Fisher's multi-million pound investment at its NDT site in Deeside.
Testconsult gets further boost from Crossrail with concrete and foundation testing, as well as structural monitoring contracts.
Strainstall's innovative structural monitoring system for the Forth Bridge is set to significantly reduce costs.
Testconsult wins two new major materials testing contracts - one for a River Mersey Bridge and the other for an Irish motorway.
James Fisher's Mersey Fisher vessel reaches 11 years without a single reported incident.
Fisher Offshore (FO) has created its own subsea basket for transporting equipment from the surface to the (subsea) worksite.
James Fisher Mimic upgrades its condition monitoring software for the ongoing digital revolution.
Quick reactions allow ScanTech Offshore to deliver newly certified air compressors.
Thrills but no spills on a RAF Search and Rescue helicopter training exercise.
Fendercare Marine secures contract with Ministry of Defence.
Strainstall develops cross-brand ATEX wireless solution (Zone 1 & 2).
Prolec’s new rail maintenance system means fewer disrupted journeys for train travellers.
The raising of the stricken Costa Concordia was the biggest maritime operation of its kind – and Prolec’s Digmaster system was employed on the hydraulic digger used to build the false seabed on which the vessel now rests.
A major cruise line has saved over $1.5million in annual maintenance costs, thanks to a new monitoring system developed by James Fisher Mimic.
While the James Fisher Everard tanker ‘Superiority’ was in dry dock, Pelican caught up with the captain and crew to find out about life on board.
Strainstall has secured a prestigious contract to deliver a structural health monitoring system and service on the Forth Replacement Crossing in Scotland, highlighting the company’s reputation as an international leader in strain gauge technology.
The crew of the Milford Fisher recently celebrated the record-breaking achievement of covering in excess of 1,000 voyages and transporting more than six billion litres of fuel without a single lost time injury.
Two new state-of-the-art vessels entered service with James Fisher Everard (JFE) during 2013, reinforcing the company’s position as one of Europe’s most modern and well-equipped small tanker fleets.
Crossrail is one of the biggest ongoing civil engineering projects in the UK, and engineers from Strainstall are involved in some vital associated work – in ensuring that the course of the ancient Fleet river remains undisturbed by its construction.
Prolec’s ‘Digmaster Pro’ depth monitoring and guidance system was recently purchased by the German Federal Waterways and Shipping Administration as part of a fleet upgrade.
Under contract to the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) the MT Cumbrian Fisher, one of James Fisher Everard’s 18 strong fleet of double-hulled tankers, is en route to the Falkland Islands with a cargo of diesel and jet kerosene.
Strainstall celebrates 50 years at the forefront of developing innovative monitoring solutions for its global customers.
Strainstall's BridgeWatch system is specially configured to work with existing sensors to expand its sophisticated structural monitoring appeal in Malaysia.
Tanker charter company, JF Everard has joined a global taskforce backed by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to stem the illegal trade in endangered animals.
In an important and unusual commission, James Fisher Marine Services has been assisting with the upgrade and preparations for sale of three ten-year-old offshore patrol vessels that have yet to see active service
Strainstall’s specialised load monitoring equipment played a crucial role in helping safely relocate the Halley research station in Antarctica.
JF Mimic had adapted its specialist condition monitoring software for the full fleet of Stolt tankers.
Subtech Mozambique has formed an alliance with Alpha Logistics and LBH Mozambique to provide a complete logistics and services solution.
JFTS' work on the iconic Queensferry Crossing in Scotland came to a triumphant end in August when the new bridge across the Forth was formally opened.
JFTS BridgeWatch is replacing existing monitoring systems on three bridges in Northern France
JFTS has announced a new strategic research collaboration working to create an innovative long-term structural monitoring and predictive modelling system for bridges across the world
JFNDT receives Prime Approval from two major aerospace manufacturers allowing use of computed radiography (CR) to process their aerospace components
James Fisher Everard has purchased two tankers, the Dee Fisher and the Corrib Fisher as part of its fleet renewal strategy.
Strainstall working across the Indian subcontinent with a series of bridge-monitoring contracts for the Indian Railway Board (IRB).
Strainstall's wireless monitoring system makes Saudi ‘urban forest’ safe.
JFNDT's portable corrosion-detection device set to transform routine inspections for gas distributors across the UK.
JF Prolec has launched an exciting new product for the construction industry, which has been showcased on the M1 and M6 smart motorway projects
JF NDT develops bespoke programme of surveillance work for Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water
Strainstall is expanding its structural monitoring presence in the Southeast Asia and China markets with two new contracts.
Bridge damage surveillance system is installed at eight key sites across the London Underground network
James Fisher Mimic has secured a contract to install its condition monitoring software on 14 CalMac Ferries which will ensure early warning of any problems to the crucially important form of transport
James Fisher NDT has been working closely with Airbus to develop a certified 2D radiographic testing service for new parts created through 3D printing technology
When Windermere Lake Cruises decided to supplement its existing fleet with a modern new vessel, it picked James Fisher Shipping Services (JFSS) as a partner to oversee the entire project.
Two veteran vessels in the James Fisher fleet have been extensively refitted and refurbished as part of a bid to ensure they can continue serving customers safely and efficiently for another two years.
We meet Krystyna Tsochlas, managing director of James Fisher Tankships, who is masterminding environmental changes for her team.
The bridge, designed by acclaimed Victorian engineer, Isambard Kingdom Brunel has been standing for 156 years – its design a much-admired feat of engineering.
The James Fisher Tankships division is demonstrating its commitment to reduced carbon emissions with plans to add two dual-fuel tankers to the James Fisher Everard (JFE) fleet in 2022.