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By Kirsty Fletcher-Reid on 19 Nov 2019
We are delighted to announce that we have been awarded the International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO) 45001:2018 Occupational Health and Safety System (OHS) standard for the operation of our fleet of 15 vessels.
 
The recently released ISO 45001:2018 OHS, the...
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By Kirsty Fletcher-Reid on 06 Nov 2019
Coming through Autumn and into the early Winter months, our crew become acutely aware of the ever-changing conditions offshore. With this comes increased checking and testing of equipment, and all crew are heightened to the evolving environment on deck....
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By Kirsty Fletcher-Reid on 16 Oct 2019
September was another busy month for us at Fletcher. Our HSEQ team received several excellent Safety Observation Cards, many of which were used for recommendations amongst the fleet.
 
One card which stood out and deemed worthy of recognition was that...
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By Kirsty Fletcher-Reid on 03 Sep 2019
Another month, another Safety Champion! This month we have seen some great Safety Observation Cards come through, however keeping with the onboard training theme, our team felt as though we had to highlight one crew member in particular who...
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By Kirsty Fletcher-Reid on 22 Aug 2019
At Fletcher we value knowledge. We know that there is always time for practical training whether it's Fire Drills or Risk Assessment. Our crew understand that theory is valuable knowledge, and for theory to work we need good practice.
 
Our...
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By Kirsty Fletcher-Reid on 02 Aug 2019
Congratulations to this month's Safety Champion Winner: Mr Gustavo Alves!
 
Gustavo works on board FS Carrick as an AB and has always been an avid supporter of our safety card initiative, having submitted several cards during his time on board.
 
His...
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By Kirsty Fletcher-Reid on 04 Jul 2019
June Safety Champion
 
Each month our HSEQ team choose a prominent safety theme for our crew to focus on during their time on board. June's Safety Theme has been Mental Health and Wellbeing.
 
Seafarer Mental Health continues to be at the...
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By Kirsty Fletcher-Reid on 29 May 2019
The coveted title of Safety Champion of the month is not just awarded for spotting potential incidents or issues on board. Our health and safety team always appreciate it when they receive Safety Observation Cards which demonstrate forward thinking...
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By Kirsty Fletcher-Reid on 08 May 2019
It is with great regret we announce that Robbie Cook has taken the difficult decision to resign from the company due to personal reasons. Robbie has been a great asset to the Fletcher team in recent years and now...
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By Kirsty Fletcher-Reid on 03 May 2019
Throughout the fleet, our crews are faced with daily issues and challenges in line with health and safety on board their vessels. Whether it is carrying out their daily jobs on board, or completing a project for a charterer,...
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By Kirsty Fletcher-Reid on 01 Apr 2019
Fletcher Group is proud to be entering a team for this year's '24 Peaks Challenge' in support of Seafarers UK on the 6th and 7th of July this year.
 
The 24 Peaks Challenge is one of the most rewarding team-building...
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Fletcher vessels Standard Supplier and Standard Princess have been working for a client over the past four months across in the Baltic Sea.
 
Operating from a Port on the Finnish Coast, the vessels have had to endure colder climates than...
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By Kirsty Fletcher-Reid on 01 Feb 2019
What a great month February has been! First off, it means January is behind us (hurrah!), on top of that we have had some rather glorious warm weather for this time of year, and then to round it off...
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By Kirsty Fletcher-Reid on 01 Feb 2019
Fletcher Vessel FS Cygnus was recently approached by a long-term client to review the feasibility of using the vessel for a task which is typically conducted by an Anchor Handler. Whilst the task was a relatively simple procedure, it's...
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By Kirsty Fletcher-Reid on 25 Jan 2019
Since the implementation of our Safety Observation Card initiative we have been thrilled with the response we have received from our Crew's and their monthly submissions. All cards we receive are read and reviewed, and whilst there can only...
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By Kirsty Fletcher-Reid on 23 Dec 2018
We hope all our Customers, Clients and Suppliers are well immersed in the festive spirit by now! The holidays are certainly upon us and as we look towards enjoying Christmas with friends and family as well as on to...
By Kirsty Fletcher-Reid on 22 Dec 2018
It's once again time to announce Safety Champion of the month for the fleet. Our Health and Safety team are always delighted with the number of Safety Observation cards they receive each month, especially when they arrive on behalf of...
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By Kirsty Fletcher-Reid on 19 Dec 2018
The FS Abergeldie has re-joined the Fletcher North Sea Fleet having recently sailed across the Atlantic.
 
Previously based in the Caribbean, the DP2 UT 755 LN Platform Supply Vessel arrived back in British waters and has re-joined the North Sea...
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By Kirsty Fletcher-Reid on 08 Nov 2018
Fletcher Group has recently achieved certification to the internationally recognised ISO 14001:2015 standard, establishing it as one of the leaders in its field. This achievement complements the ISO 9001:2015 standard which was gained earlier in the year and proves...
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By Kirsty Fletcher-Reid on 24 Oct 2018
As part of our continuous HSEQ policy for crew engagement and safety on board, this month saw the implementation of Workplace Housekeeping as our Safety Theme across the fleet.
 
For our vessels, housekeeping is not just cleanliness, it includes keeping...
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