2103, 2018

BP Fishing Awareness Seminar

By |March 21st, 2018|News|Comments Off on BP Fishing Awareness Seminar

Fishing Industry knowledge and awareness improves planning and management of subsea operations
BP Environmental Advisors attended a Fishing Industry Awareness Seminar at the SFF Services office this morning for an informative and productive session, with some great questions from the BP delegates.

Presented by SFF Services Managing Director Steven Alexander, and Industry Advisor Raymond Hall, this seminar […]

1602, 2018

New addition to the SFF Services team

By |February 16th, 2018|News|Comments Off on New addition to the SFF Services team

SFF Services has expanded its team in Aberdeen, with Karen Rennie joining as Executive Assistant to the Managing Director. Karen who has a background in visual communication and design will assist with marketing strategy and delivery with a focus on digital.

Steven Alexander, Managing Director at SFF Services, says this newly formed role will “…support SFF […]

1202, 2018

Animations show dangers of subsea hazards

By |February 12th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Animations show dangers of subsea hazards

These animations highlight the scale of oil and gas wellheads, cables, renewable energy infrastructure and other hazards and just how easy it is for these to become an issue for fishing vessels and equipment. As well as the hazards posed to the fishing vessels, damaging this infrastructure can cost offshore operators millions of pounds.
Fishing remains […]

902, 2018

18th North Sea Decommissioning Conference, Oslo

By |February 9th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Raymond Hall, specialist Industry Advisor at SFF Services gave a thought provoking fishing industry perspective on oil and gas decommissioning in the UK Continental Shelf.

Raymond was speaking at the 18th Norwegian Petroleum Society North Sea Decommissioning Conference in Oslo where delegates gathered to share ideas and learn about the latest developments, and future challenges in decommissioning.

Raymond, who […]

102, 2018

Subsea 7 Fishing Awareness ‘Lunch & Learn’

By |February 1st, 2018|News|0 Comments

Increasing awareness of fishing techniques in the UKCS
Raymond Hall, Industry Advisor at SFF/SFFSL delivered a Fishing Awareness Seminar to over 40 Subsea 7 representatives earlier this week. 

The presentation provided an overview of fishing techniques prevalent in the UKCS, including the potential consequences of a fishing vessel snagging its gear on oil and gas related subsea […]

2811, 2017

Over £5,000 raised for Charlie House

By |November 28th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Staff at SFF and SFF Services wish to take the opportunity to thank the many Constituent Association member vessels, clients, associates and friends for generously supporting their efforts to raise funds for local charity, Charlie House, during 2017.

Charlie House was established to help make life better for babies, children and young people who have life-threatening […]

1307, 2017

Help us raise money for the Charlie House Charity

By |July 13th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Help us raise money for the Charlie House Charity

Scottish Fishermen’s Federation staff are raising money for the Charlie House Charity by participating in the BRG Coastal Challenge on Saturday 19th August.

Several members of the SFF/SFF Services family will be undertaking the gruelling trek either by walking, running or cycling.

Along with the beautiful scenery the worthwhile cause will spur us on – Charlie House […]

2504, 2017

Young man’s trip of a lifetime aboard tall ship

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A 23-year-old north-east hotel manager has set sail on the tall ship Lord Nelson for the voyage of a lifetime.

Christopher Watson, 23, from Peterculter, volunteered for the week-long trip from Aberdeen to the Isle of Man aboard the unique vessel operated by the Jubilee Sailing Trust (JST).

He will participate in the JST’s Leadership at Sea […]

1804, 2017


By |April 18th, 2017|News|Comments Off on SFF SERVICES MARINE ASSURANCE MILESTONE

SFFSL Marine Assurance Officer Peter West now holds the internal record for most vessel inspections conducted – over 850 since joining the company in 2013.  During this busy time, Peter also has completed a Diploma in Marine Surveying with a merit award and specialism in International Safety Management (ISM) Code Surveys.

Dedicated Peter does not let […]

2302, 2017

SFF Services scoops Scottish SME Award

By |February 23rd, 2017|News|Comments Off on SFF Services scoops Scottish SME Award

SFF Services Ltd (SFFSL) scooped a prestigious Scottish Business Insider & Bank of Scotland Scottish SME Award last night (22 February) in recognition of its strong operational performance.

SFFSL came top in the SME300 Best Newcomer Award category at a glittering event held at the Glasgow Hilton Hotel.

Steven Alexander, managing director of SFFSL, said: “We are […]