JFD completes 3 consecutive Submarine Rescue Exercises in Quarter One 2022

28th July 2022

JFD, the underwater capability provider serving the commercial and defence diving markets and part of James Fisher and Sons plc, has supported three international submarine rescue operations in the first quarter of 2022. JFD press release JFD facilitated these exercises across the globe against the backdrop of the ongoing Covid 19 pandemic, with one exercise …

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Oceaneering secures ROV service contract offshore Brazil

27th July 2022

Oceaneering International’s Subsea Robotics segment has been awarded a multi-year service contract supporting Petrobras projects off the coast of Brazil. HOUSTON — Oceaneering International’s Subsea Robotics segment has been awarded a multi-year service contract supporting Petrobras projects off the coast of Brazil. Oceaneering will provide survey and ROV services for AKOFS Offshore’s subsea equipment support vessel (SESV) Aker …

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JFD completes three consecutive Submarine Rescue Exercises in Quarter One 2022

21st July 2022

JFD has supported three international submarine rescue operations in the first quarter of 2022. JFD facilitated these exercises across the globe against the backdrop of the ongoing Covid 19 pandemic, with one exercise taking place in Australia and two in the UK. In the event of a Distressed Submarine (DISSUB), any delays to a rescue …

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Saab Lays Keel of First A26 Blekinge-class Submarine

4th July 2022

The Keel laying ceremony for HMS Blekinge took place on 30 June 2022 at Saab Kockums’ shipyard in Karlskrona, Southern Sweden. Blekinge is the first of two A26 type submarines on order for the Royal Swedish Navy. The first two (aft) sections during the keel laying ceremony. SAAB picture.   During the ceremony the first …

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UK Trade Envoy Lord Ian Botham OBE Visits JFD Australia’s Submarine Rescue System

1st July 2022

 Image Credit: Trevor Collens JFD Australia was delighted to welcome the UK’s Trade Envoy to Australia, Lord Ian Botham OBE, to its national headquarters in Perth to visit Australia’s safe, proven and trusted submarine rescue system. In a visit co-ordinated by the British High Commission, Lord Botham examined all aspects of the world class sovereign capability …

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FET completes sea trials of submarine rescue vehicle for Vietnam

23rd June 2022

FET’s submarine rescue vehicle (SRV) Offering increased power compared to previous models, the submarine rescue vehicle features an auxiliary thruster control system that allows for speeds up to 4kt.   Forum Energy Technologies (FET) has completed sea trials of an advanced submarine rescue vehicle (SRV) ahead of its deployment with the Vietnamese Navy. Trials tested …

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NATO SMERWG 2022

22nd June 2022

  We can confirm that SMERWG 2022 is now well under way.  Tonight is the Industry Reception hosted by Sonistics Ltd.  Joining us this year will be Analox, Hale Hamilton, JFD, Survitec, AMITS, Ariane Group, BMT, Briartek, Cam Lock Ltd, Drager, EDM Ltd, Forum, Magpie, Micropore, Molecular Products, Oceaneering International, Phoenix International, SMP and Texcon. …

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SAAB SEAEYE AT GOODWOOD’S FESTIVAL OF SPEED

17th June 2022

Future Lab, the innovation pavilion at Goodwood’s Festival of Speed, 23 – 26 June 2022, is featuring Saab Seaeye’s pioneering underwater robotic technology. Goodwood says Future Lab presents “cutting edge new technologies that will change the way we live tomorrow”. Visitors to the innovation pavilion can see visions of future and emerging technology set to …

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NATO SMERWG Industry Reception – Amsterdam

17th June 2022

Wednesday 22 June 2022 – see which industry will be at SMERWG this year.  INDUSTRY BROCHURE

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Forum Energy Technologies delivers work-class ROVs to Oceanica

10th June 2022

FET says the ROVs will be used to support inspection, repair and maintenance services in Petrobras’ oil fields.   HOUSTON – Forum Energy Technologies (FET) has delivered two work-class ROVs to Brazilian marine engineering company Oceanica Engenharia e Consultoria Limitada (Oceanica) to support its deepwater intervention operations. FET says it supplied two Perry XLX-C work-class …

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