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Tower Bridge & Woolwich Ferry

Sun Shines on Annual Charity Trip

On Saturday 2nd July the Woolwich Ferry set sail up the River Thames with hundreds of young people, their parents and carers for a fun day out in the sunshine passing through Tower Bridge, which opened especially for the event.

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Vessels at Tower Bridge

VolkerStevin picks Briggs’ Forth Olympian as part of Thames Tideway Project

The Forth Olympian is in London as VolkerStevin chose her for their Boat Relocation Project, which is part of the larger Thames Tideway Tunnel Project.

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Seaworks 2016

Seawork International 2016

Briggs Marine will be attending Seawork International in Southampton from 14 to 16 June at its new permanent home at the prestigious Mayflower Park in Southampton, UK.

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Meercat OSR Vessel

New Oil Spill Response Vessel for Briggs Marine

Briggs Marine has signed a contract for the provision of a Meercat MM15 15 metre oil spill response vessel to work in the Mersey.  The vessel, which will service one of Briggs’ long term contracts, will be delivered later this year.  It has been carefully designed to allow a wide range of other activities to be undertaken, these in addition to its main role of oil pollution prevention.

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Peel Pilot Boat

New Pilot Launches for Briggs Marine in Liverpool

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.

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With Mark, Julia Bradbury and Ian Price

Briggs Marine operated Woolwich Ferry wins RICS Infrastructure Award for Linkspan Project

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.

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BP’s Forties Pipeline System Oil Spill Lead Awarded to Briggs

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.

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Port/ Harbour

Briggs Environmental to deliver DfT Approved Port Facility Security Officer (PFSO) Training

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.

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New Forth Drummer

Another New Addition for Briggs Marine

Just a month after Briggs announced the purchase of the new Forth Warrior from Damen, it is now further strengthening its marine operations capabilities with the addition of a new 25m multicat to its fleet.

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Loch Tay Image

Loch Tay Cable Installation

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.

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