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Sister Ships Launched

Sister Ships Launched

The pair-seiner 'Crystal River' FR 178 was transported to the slipway at low tide using specialist low loader units. With the low loaders removed, 6 hours and a large spring tide later, she was towed to her fitting-out berth to complete the final works. At the same...

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Wide Range Of Vessels Surveyed In May

Wide Range Of Vessels Surveyed In May

The past few weeks has seen our staff carry out surveys on a wide range of vessels.  The Shapinsay, an Orkney based ferry that has been dubbed Scotlands first hydrogen-powered ferry, was down from the Islands to Peterhead to undergo its 5-year survey. The vessel is...

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April Surveys

April Surveys

The good weather recently has been very welcomed by our staff who have been out of home-office for a series of surveys. An inclining experiment on the 'Quantus' was carried out over multiple days to ensure that the 65m fishing vessel continues to meet stability...

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Kallista Helen

Kallista Helen

A new aquaculture vessel with a focus on fish welfare has been launched on Monday (15/3) by Ferguson Marine. The 26-metre boat is the latest addition to the Inverlussa Marine Services fleet and the 6th vessel launched that has been built to plans by Macduff Ship...

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Colombo Pilot Vessels

Colombo Pilot Vessels

From shed to sea, we are delighted that so see Pilot 18 being launched by Colombo Dockyard Plc. This is the third vessel to be launched by Colombo built to our design. The 19-metre vessel achieved 22 knots in sea trials and final preparations are now being made to...

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Endeavour V Handover

Endeavour V Handover

FISHING VESSEL  ‘ENDEAVOUR V’ – PRESS RELEASE - 12.02.2021 Macduff Ship Design are pleased to announce the delivery...

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Best Crab Boat 2020

Best Crab Boat 2020

We are thrilled with the news that Work Boat World has selected a recent Macduff Ship Design project as Crab boat of the year 2020. The 15m crabber has been delivered to her owners in Ireland following a successful build in Ha Long Shipyard in Vietnam. This is the...

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Michelle Marie Build

Michelle Marie Build

Macduff Ship Design is delighted to receive a collection of photographs from our client in America of his latest build. Michelle Marie's first bulkhead was laid on the 11th of June 2020 and since then an intense self-build has seen the vessel already launched and...

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Jacqueline Anne Handover

Jacqueline Anne Handover

Macduff Ship Design is pleased to announce the handover of the ‘JACQUELINE ANNE FR 243’, to owner Adam Tait and his two sons Adam and Jonathan. Built by Macduff Ship Yard, this new vessel replaces their previous fishing boat of the same name, which was built by the...

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Incline on Pelagic Trawler

Incline on Pelagic Trawler

A foggy day spent in Peterhead for an incline experiment on the 76.43m 'Altaire'. Despite some strong gusts of wind the procedure was carried out successfully and now back to the office to process the results. Get in touch if you require a survey on any size of...

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