DRAFINSUB PICKS TOP FALCON FOR EXTENSIVE OPERATIONS

22nd October 2018

Declaring the Saab Seaeye Falcon, ‘the industry standard’, Italian underwater works company, Drafinsub, chose the top selling Falcon electric robotic vehicle for the wide ranging and complex tasks undertaken by the company.  Follow link for the full story:  What’s New Saab Seaeye

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Visit JFD at Indo Defence Expo & Forum

22nd October 2018

Visit JFD on our stand, A240, at Indo Defence Expo & Forum in Jakarta, JIExpo Kemayoran, Indonesia from 7-10th November. Follow link for full details. Visit JFD at Indo Defence Expo

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JFD successfully completes sea trials for first deep search and rescue vehicle for the Indian Navy

19th October 2018

JFD has successfully completed the sea trials of the deep search and rescue vehicle (DSRV) for the first of two 3rd Generation Submarine Rescue Systems being delivered to the Indian Navy, the company has announced. The DSRV carried out underwater mating with a bottomed submarine at a depth of over 300 feet, followed by a …

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SMART TORQUE TOOL TAKES OFF

5th October 2018

Considerable savings in major torque intervention projects are reported by five subsea operators who were early to adopt the new smart electric torque tool from TMT and Saab Seaeye and is now available as a rental option.   The new small self-calibrating class 1-4 torque tool is bringing considerable savings to torque tool tasks. Offshore …

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JFD launches new Stealth CDLSE MCM rebreather

3rd October 2018

JFD, the world leading underwater capability provider serving the commercial and defence markets, and part of James Fisher and Sons plc, today announced the launch of the Stealth CDLSE Mk2 and Mk2-ED (Extended Duration), the latest enhanced models of its highly successful Clearance Diver’s Life Support Equipment rebreather. The Stealth CDLSE Mk2 and Mk2-ED are …

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Thales UK support the RN MCM Industry Symposium

24th September 2018

Sonistics are co-ordinating an Industry Symposium as part of the Royal Navy Mine Countermeasures Conference being held at HMS Collingwood in November 2018.  Thales UK are a key supporter of the Symposium.  Read about Thales UK MMCM Capabilities 

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JFD and US Navy unveil first advanced combat diver navigation module, Shadow NAV

20th September 2018

  JFD, the world-leading underwater capability provider serving the commercial and defence markets and part of James Fisher and Sons plc, has partnered with the United States (US) Navy’s Naval Surface Warfare Centre – Panama City Division (NSWC PCD) in the development of an advanced combat diver navigation module; Shadow NAV, bringing a hands-free underwater …

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Indian navy sees submarine rescue system at Faslane

10th September 2018

  Officers in the Indian Navy have visited Faslane on a fact-finding mission about submarine rescue. Rear Admiral Mohit Gupta, assistant chief of naval staff submarines, and Rear Admiral Sreenivas Ratnam, technical manager, together with staff from the Indian Navy Submarine Rescue Team, viewed the NATO Submarine Rescue System (NSRS). The rescue system is based …

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Tyne Subsea Hyperbaric Facility Completes First Commercial Test

5th September 2018

  Tyne Subsea, a multi-million-pound research and testing facility being developed in the UK, has successfully completed its first commercial test in one of Europe’s largest commercially available hyperbaric pressure testing chambers. The facility, which is being developed by engineering group British Engines and Newcastle University, will offer customers world-leading pressure testing services in an …

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Analox and Babcock Australia sign partner agreement

31st August 2018

July 2018 saw Analox Military Systems (AMS) sign a partner agreement with Babcock Australasia. The agreement will see Babcock working with AMS to provide full in country service support in the Commonwealth of Australia for Analox analysers. With the growth in demand for Analox analysers within the Pacific region and the forthcoming Australian Future Submarine …

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