2504, 2017

Young man’s trip of a lifetime aboard tall ship

By |April 25th, 2017|News|0 Comments

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

SFF SERVICES MARINE ASSURANCE MILESTONE

By |April 18th, 2017|News|0 Comments

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|0 Comments

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 […]

2701, 2017

Jubilee Sailing Trust on search for young volunteer for the trip of a lifetime!

By |January 27th, 2017|News|0 Comments

The Jubilee Sailing Trust (JST) is on the search for a young volunteer from the north-east of Scotland (age 16 to 25) to participate in the trip of a lifetime aboard their sailing tall ship, Lord Nelson.

The place for the week long sailing voyage (21 to 28 April) from Aberdeen to the Isle of Man […]

2810, 2016

SFF Services Vessel Operational Procedures Manual

By |October 28th, 2016|News|0 Comments

SFF Services are now commencing the rollout of the latest Vessel Operational Procedures Manual.  A new integrated version of the previous document for Guard Vessels, this edition covers the other vessel services also provided by the company – Chase/Survey Support, Trawl Sweeps and Oil Spill Response.  In addition, the QHSE section is significantly extended, highlighting […]

1210, 2016

SFF Services is a finalist in Scottish Business Awards

By |October 12th, 2016|News|Comments Off on SFF Services is a finalist in Scottish Business Awards

SFF Services Ltd (SFFSL), a subsidiary of the Scottish Fishermen’s Federation (SFF), has been selected as a finalist in the Scottish Business Awards 2016.

SFFSL made the shortlist in the ‘Corporate Social Responsibility’ category in recognition of its support for a wide range of worthwhile causes that include educational advancement, care in the community and for […]

1507, 2016

SFF Services welcomes visit from Australian counterparts

By |July 15th, 2016|News|Comments Off on SFF Services welcomes visit from Australian counterparts

Following on from earlier meetings, John Harrison, chief executive of the Western Australian Fishing Industry Council (WAFIC), this week visited the Scottish Fishermen’s Federation (SFF) looking to pick up pointers for the setting up of a commercial services company with which to engage with the oil industry in Australia.

Over the last couple of years, the […]

2405, 2016

Management changes at SFF Services Ltd provide platform for growth

By |May 24th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Management changes at SFF Services Ltd provide platform for growth

SFF Services Ltd (SFFSL) – the commercial division of the Scottish Fishermen’s Federation (SFF) – has made several key management changes in a move that will help broaden the company’s portfolio for the offshore marine sector.

Under the new structure, Steven Alexander, previously Director of Business Development, becomes Managing Director of the company, John Watt is […]

403, 2016

SFF Services Present at Offshore Decommissioning Conference

By |March 4th, 2016|News|Comments Off on SFF Services Present at Offshore Decommissioning Conference

SFF Services Limited (SFFSL) attended the Offshore Decommissioning Conference 2015 in St Andrews on 17-19 November. Jointly run by Decom North Sea and Oil & Gas UK, the popular event held at the Fairmont Hotel was fully booked with over 420 delegate and included talks from a wide range of industry experts and participants.

SFF Services […]

2809, 2015

SFF Services Successful Management System Certification

By |September 28th, 2015|News|Comments Off on SFF Services Successful Management System Certification

We are delighted to announce that DNV GL Business Assurance has certified SFF Services Limited as conforming to the OHSAS 18001 (Health and Safety) and ISO 14001 (Environmental) Management Standards, for the Provision of Marine Services to Offshore Industries. Several months preparatory work, taking place during an already busy year of Vessel and Offshore Personnel […]