News and press release archive
JFD, the world leading underwater capability provider serving the commercial and defence markets, has announced the acquisition by its parent company James Fisher and Sons plc, of diving and recompression specialist, Cowan Manufacturing. This acquisition will create Australian defence industry jobs and expand JFD’s presence in Australia.
JFD completes harbour acceptance trials for its first Deep Search and Rescue Vehicle for the Indian Navy
JFD was delighted to be invited to present at the Submarine Seminar in India this month, to celebrate the golden jubilee of the Indian Navy’s submarine arm.
JFD has commenced a training programme for a team of 72 Indian Navy personnel on its new 3rd Generation submarine rescue system, ahead of delivery in 2018.
Divulged Winter 2017 newsletter
JFD issues their winter 2017 edition of the Divulged newsletter.
Pelican Winter 2017 released
The James Fisher and Sons Winter 2017 newsletter the Pelican, is released!
Christmas shutdown dates 2017
JFD Christmas shutdown dates 2017
Submarine rescue skills put to the test
JFD 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.
JFD completes build of first two SPHLs
The first two SPHLs built under a partnership agreement with Vanguard are being prepared for delivery to the client. The project demonstrates global strength as it draws upon expertise from both its UK and Singapore offices.