To support the Company’s continued growth in the Port Services market, Briggs Marine has ordered three ORC 171 Pilot launches from Goodchild Marine. The vessels, which are to be delivered in 2017, are destined for Liverpool where they will form part of an ongoing process of fleet renewal in one of Briggs’ increasing number of long-term contracts.
News & Events
The Woolwich Ferry Linkspan Project has been awarded the 2016 infrastructure Project Trophy at the RICS Award Ceremony, which took place at The Lancaster Hotel in London last night.
Briggs Environmental Services Ltd has secured a five-year contract from BP to act as its oil spill lead across the Forties Pipeline System (FPS) and to provide oil spill response services in the north of Scotland.
Briggs Environmental Services Ltd will be hosting an open PFSO course on 5th – 7th July at our Pollution Incident Centre in Aberdeen. Chris Amos of Teamwork Security will be delivering the course – to guarantee your place, book now, as spaces are limited.
Briggs Marine’s Subsea Services division has successfully installed a 1400m 33kV electricity cable across Loch Tay. The installation, on behalf of Green Highland Renewables, stretched between Ardtalnaig and Lawers. The new cable facilitates the export of up to 2MW of green electricity from a privately owned hydro scheme at Ardtalnaig onto the national grid.
At Oceanology we welcome you to come and discuss your vessel charter, vessel management, diving and marine survey requirements. Our survey vessels provide a safe and effective platform for carrying out a wide range of survey and diving duties. As well as a large working deck, they are equipped with wet and dry laboratory facilities, comfortable mess and galley areas as well as live-aboard accommodation.
Due to the ongoing challenging economic climate our clients are experiencing and recognising the difficulty of managing training within tighter budgetary constraints, Briggs, in conjunction with our training partner Cresent, has reduced the price of the DECC Accredited Level 1 On Scene Responder e-learning course to £165.
Briggs Marine's newest addition to its fleet is the Damen 2712 Multicat “Forth Warrior”, due for delivery in June of this year. This vessel is to be outfitted to a very high standard, with a specification to include; dynamic positioning (DP1) and a modular four-point winch mooring system with remote control.