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JFD successfully completes critical subsea mating exercises for the second DSRV delivered to the Indian Navy

JFD successfully completes critical subsea mating exercises for the second DSRV delivered to the Indian Navy

09 May 2019   JFD, the world leading underwater capability provider serving the commercial and defence diving markets, and part of James Fisher and Sons plc, has successfully completed critical subsea mating exercises, marking a key milestone in the sea acceptance trials of the various assets comprising the second of the two Third Generation Submarine Rescue Flyaway Systems delivered to the Indian Navy.

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JFD launches first flexible rebreather capability for military combat divers

JFD launches first flexible rebreather capability for military combat divers

30 January 2019   JFD, the world-leading underwater capability provider serving the commercial and defence diving markets and part of James Fisher and Sons plc, has announced the launch of its Shadow/B defence rebreather, providing the market with a back-mounted rebreather capability, from their established product line, for the first time.

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JFD wins multi-million pound contract to supply advanced submarine rescue vehicle to the Republic of Korea Navy

JFD wins multi-million pound contract to supply advanced submarine rescue vehicle to the Republic of Korea Navy

25 January 2019   JFD, the world leading underwater capability provider serving the commercial and defence diving markets and part of James Fisher and Sons plc, has been awarded a multi-million pound contract for the design and build of an advanced Deep Search and Rescue Vehicle (DSRV), as part of a comprehensive submarine rescue capability being provided to the Republic of Korea Navy (RoKN).

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JFD and the Royal Australian Navy successfully complete landmark submarine rescue exercise

JFD and the Royal Australian Navy successfully complete landmark submarine rescue exercise

05 December 2018   JFD, the world leading underwater capability provider serving the commercial and defence diving markets and part of James Fisher and Sons plc, has successfully completed the "Black Carillon 2018 submarine rescue exercise with the Royal Australian Navy (RAN), further demonstrating its commitment to driving the highest standards in submarine rescue safety.

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JFD Shortlisted as finalist at HSBC Scottish Export Awards 2018

JFD Shortlisted as finalist at HSBC Scottish Export Awards 2018

21 March 2018   JFD, the world leading underwater capability provider serving the commercial and defence markets and part of James Fisher and Sons plc, is delighted to announce that they have been shortlisted for the second year running within the Large Exporter of the Year category for the HSBC Scottish Export Awards.

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JFD providing vital submarine rescue expertise to the Indian Navy through training on its advanced rescue systems

JFD providing vital submarine rescue expertise to the Indian Navy through training on its advanced rescue systems

21 December 2017   JFD, the world leading underwater capability provider serving the commercial and defence markets and part of James Fisher and Sons plc, 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.

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JFD submarine rescue skills put to the test

JFD submarine rescue skills put to the test

06 December 2017   JFD, the world leading underwater capability provider serving the commercial and defence markets and part of James Fisher and Sons plc, has demonstrated why it is a global leader in submarine rescue after two weeks of intensive exercises at sea off the coast of Western Australia.

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JFD completes build of first two SPHLs as part of new safety-advanced range

JFD completes build of first two SPHLs as part of new safety-advanced range

04 December 2017   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 JFDs new safety-advanced range of self-propelled hyperbaric lifeboats (SPHLs).

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24-man HRF upgrade completed at JFDs National Hyperbaric Centre

24-man HRF upgrade completed at JFDs National Hyperbaric Centre

20 November 2017   JFD, the world leading underwater capability provider serving the commercial and defence markets and part of James Fisher and Sons plc, is delighted to announce the completion of an extension to its National Hyperbaric Centre in Aberdeen which enhances the Hyperbaric Reception Facility (HRF) capacity from 18 to 24-man.

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JFD advances state-of-the-art submarine rescue system build for one of worlds leading navies

JFD advances state-of-the-art submarine rescue system build for one of worlds leading navies

17 November 2017   JFD, the world leading underwater capability provider serving the commercial and defence markets and part of James Fisher and Sons plc, is significantly progressing with the build of its new advanced state-of-the-art 3rd Generation submarine rescue systems (SRS), ready for delivery to its customer in 2018.

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Scotlands National Hyperbaric Centre Has Been Given a Multi-Million Pound Redevelopment.

Scotlands National Hyperbaric Centre Has Been Given a Multi-Million Pound Redevelopment.

14 November 2017   The Aberdeen based centre provides subsea pressure testing expertise to the offshore industry as well as housing a rescue centre for people who have suffered decompression sickness.

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JFD Demonstrates NATO Submarine Rescue System Capabilities During Major International Exercise

JFD Demonstrates NATO Submarine Rescue System Capabilities During Major International Exercise

28 September 2017   JFD has recently taken part in Dynamic Monarch '17, in Turkish national waters The exercise demonstrates multi-national submarine rescue co-operation and enables the sharing of knowledge and expertise with others within the submarine rescue community The exercise aims to increase the chances of a successful and safe recovery of submarine personnel from a distressed submarine JFD, the world-leading submarine rescue and diving equipment company and part of James Fisher and Sons plc, has recently taken part in a major international submarine rescue exercise, Dynamic Monarch '17, which required it to demonstrate the NATO Submarine Rescue System (NSRS) capability, as well as provide training on various elements of the system.

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JFDs COBRA bailout rebreather passes trials to 450msw enhancing diver safety at extreme depths

JFDs COBRA bailout rebreather passes trials to 450msw enhancing diver safety at extreme depths

25 September 2017   JFD, the world-leading submarine rescue and diving equipment company and part of James Fisher and Sons plc, is delighted to confirm that its new COBRA (Compact Bailout Rebreathing Apparatus) system has passed further trials rating it safe for use at depths up to 450msw.

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Specialist hyperbaric welding trials completed at JFDs National Hyperbaric Centre

Specialist hyperbaric welding trials completed at JFDs National Hyperbaric Centre

02 August 2017   JFD, the world-leading submarine rescue and diving equipment company and part of James Fisher and Sons plc, recently facilitated a dry hyperbaric welding trial for Subsea 7 within its saturation diving complex in Aberdeen.

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JFD prepares for final testing of first two safety-advanced SPHLs completed with Vanguard

JFD prepares for final testing of first two safety-advanced SPHLs completed with Vanguard

26 June 2017   JFD, the world-leading subsea operations and manufacturing company and part of James Fisher and Sons plc, nears completion of two innovative and newly designed self-propelled hyperbaric lifeboats (SPHL), developed in partnership with Vanguard Composite Engineering Pte Ltd (Vanguard), which are leading the market in operational lifeboat safety standards.

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Sculptures subjected to pressure testing at JFDs National Hyperbaric Centre for artists experiment

Sculptures subjected to pressure testing at JFDs National Hyperbaric Centre for artists experiment

19 June 2017   JFD, the world-leading subsea operations and manufacturing company and part of James Fisher and Sons plc, subjected sculptures to maximum depth pressure testing to support an experiment by London based, highly commended artist, Steven Claydon.

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JFD awarded significant contract with UK MOD Salvage and Marine Operations

JFD awarded significant contract with UK MOD Salvage and Marine Operations

24 April 2017   JFD, the world-leading subsea operations and manufacturing company and part of James Fisher and Sons plc, has been awarded a four year framework contract, worth up to £10 million, by the UK MOD Salvage & Marine Operations Team for the provision of subsea equipment and support.

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World first as JFD's COBRA passes conformity assessment for CE marking

World first as JFD's COBRA passes conformity assessment for CE marking

12 April 2017   JFD, the world-leading subsea operations and manufacturing company and a part of James Fisher and Sons plc, has successfully completed rigorous trials on its new COBRA (Compact Bailout Rebreathing Apparatus) system verifying its capability and performance to CE Mark status.

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Around the World in 80 Trades: JFD

Around the World in 80 Trades: JFD

16 March 2017   Diversifying from the North Sea oil and gas sector to pursue export markets was vital for subsea operations and engineering company JFD.

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JFD and Wuhu Diving Equipment Factory joint venture secures first saturation diving system contract

JFD and Wuhu Diving Equipment Factory joint venture secures first saturation diving system contract

01 March 2017   JFD, the world-leading subsea operations and manufacturing company and a part of James Fisher and Sons plc, is delighted to announce that its joint venture company, Wuhu Divex Diving Systems Limited has secured its first contract for a 300m saturation diving system for Shanghai Salvage.

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Diving Technical Authority joins NHC

Diving Technical Authority joins NHC

20 January 2017   JFD, the world-leading subsea operations and manufacturing company and a part of James Fisher and Sons plc, has welcomed Graeme M Mackie as Diving Technical Authority at their National Hyperbaric Centre in Aberdeen.

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JFD Expands Hyperbaric Rescue Offering with Addition of Portable HRF

JFD Expands Hyperbaric Rescue Offering with Addition of Portable HRF

14 December 2016   JFD, the world-leading subsea operations and manufacturing company and part of James Fisher and Sons plc, has recently accepted the delivery of a portable 18-man hyperbaric rescue facility (HRF) which will offer offshore operators an encompassing solution for hyperbaric reception across the whole of the UK.

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JFD and Wuhu Diving Equipment Factory Sign Joint Venture to Further Strengthen Presence in the Chinese Market

JFD and Wuhu Diving Equipment Factory Sign Joint Venture to Further Strengthen Presence in the Chinese Market

12 December 2016   JFD, the world-leading subsea operations and manufacturing company and a part of James Fisher and Sons plc, has expanded into the Chinese market through the signing of a joint venture with Wuhu Diving Equipment Factory (http://chinadiving.

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Planned Upgrade Approved for JFDs National Hyperbaric Centre (NHC) Designed for Reception of 24-man SPHLs

Planned Upgrade Approved for JFDs National Hyperbaric Centre (NHC) Designed for Reception of 24-man SPHLs

28 November 2016   JFD, the world-leading subsea operations and manufacturing company, is pleased to announce the planned expansion of its National Hyperbaric Centres fixed hyperbaric reception facility (HRF) from an 18-man to a 24-man system.

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JFD Secures Multi-million Pound Contract to build 500M Saturation Diving System for Shanghai Salvage

JFD Secures Multi-million Pound Contract to build 500M Saturation Diving System for Shanghai Salvage

22 November 2016   JFD, the leading global subsea operations and engineering company and part of James Fisher and Sons plc, today announces that it has been awarded a major contract with Shanghai Salvage, one of the biggest professional salvage companies in China.

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