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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...
Oil & Gas,
Vessel Management,
Chartering
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...
Oil & Gas,
Vessel Management,
Chartering
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...
Oil & Gas,
Chartering
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...
Oil & Gas,
Vessel Management,
Chartering
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...
Oil & Gas,
Vessel Management,
Chartering
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...
Oil & Gas,
Vessel Management,
Chartering
By Kirsty Fletcher-Reid on 01 Oct 2018
Fletcher has recently been made aware that we have been targeted by scammers who are using increasingly sophisticated tactics and techniques to pose as members of our recruitment team.
 
Scammers are advertising non-existent jobs for our vessels and are sometimes requesting...
Oil & Gas,
Vessel Management
By Kirsty Fletcher-Reid on 14 Sep 2018
Every month, our HSEQ team identifies a relevant Safety Theme which is communicated across the fleet to help promote staff engagement with the development and implementation of HSEQ Policies within our company. As a diverse company, it's our goal...
Oil & Gas,
Vessel Management,
Chartering
By Kirsty Fletcher-Reid on 09 Aug 2018
This month we have received a fantastic number of Safety Observation Cards from crew across the fleet. Several excellent observations were submitted; however, this month, the coveted title of Safety Champion has been awarded to Mr Paul Williams.
 
As 2nd...
Oil & Gas,
Vessel Management
By Kirsty Fletcher-Reid on 31 Jul 2018
Fletcher has once again been awarded the prestigious ROSPA Gold award in recognition of its safety practices and achievements. The internationally-renowned RoSPA Health and Safety Awards is the longest-running industry awards scheme in the UK. The scheme, which receives...
Oil & Gas,
Vessel Management,
Chartering
By Kirsty Fletcher-Reid on 11 Jul 2018
Blue shoe covers on please! Have you ever seen an engine room sparkle like this one?!
 
This month's Safety Champion was nominated by his fellow crew mates for going above and beyond in his work scope. Mr Duarte Vilhena; Motorman on...
Oil & Gas,
Vessel Management,
Chartering
By Kirsty Fletcher-Reid on 13 Jun 2018
Once again, we have had a fantastic month receiving innovative ideas and observations from our Vessel Crews across the fleet as part of our Safety Observation Card Scheme.
 
Stealing this month's coveted title of Safety Champion is Mr James McEwan;...
Oil & Gas,
Vessel Management,
Chartering
By Kirsty Fletcher-Reid on 01 Jun 2018
ISO 9001:2015 Certification
 
Fletcher is pleased to announce that we have officially been awarded ISO 9001:2015 Certification for our Quality Management System. Our team has been working hard to fully align our already well established and successful processes and procedures...
Oil & Gas,
Vessel Management,
Chartering,
New Dundee Office
By Kirsty Fletcher-Reid on 10 May 2018
Since the implementation of our Safety Observation Card Scheme, we have had a great response from our Crews voicing their perceived potential hazards on board our vessels. Whilst most of these potential hazards are just that: potential, it is...
Oil & Gas,
Vessel Management
By Kirsty Fletcher-Reid on 24 Apr 2018
We are pleased to announce that we have recently taken delivery of two additional Platform Supply Vessel’s: the FS Crathes and FS Carrick. 
 
The two new vessels are both UT 755 LN medium size PSV’s, built in Aukra Yard Norway...
Oil & Gas,
Vessel Management,
Chartering
By Kirsty Fletcher-Reid on 13 Apr 2018
Here at Fletcher we are once again exceptionally pleased to welcome two new members to our Technical Team; Martin Sowerbutts and Ashley Martin.
 
Ashley joins us from Sealion Shipping where he previously worked as Chief Engineer for a number...
Oil & Gas,
Vessel Management,
New Dundee Office
By Kirsty Fletcher-Reid on 08 Mar 2018
Fletcher is pleased to announce the return of the FS Braemar to the North Sea Spot Market.
 
The vessel recently travelled to Fiskarstrand Yard in Norway to receive a full re-paint, new FS signage and undergo thruster overhauls. The UT...
Oil & Gas,
Vessel Management,
Chartering
By Kirsty Fletcher-Reid on 05 Mar 2018
Fletcher has had another great month receiving valued Safety Card’s from our Crew’s. We are pleased to announce that our latest winner is 2nd Officer Maziarz Mieszko on board the Standard Viking.
 
Huge congratulations to Maziarz for another much appreciated observation...
Oil & Gas,
Vessel Management
By Kirsty Fletcher-Reid on 26 Feb 2018
The Standard Supplier was recently contracted to take part in an unusual assignment for oil and gas operator Spirit Energy. Our Chief Officer and 2nd Officer were able to take an account of the day and provide some photos...
Oil & Gas,
Chartering