Atlantic Marine and Aviation
Group News & Press information - 2012/13
August 2012 - Atlantic Marine
expands the managed fleet as Atlantic Carrier, arrives alongside from Rio,
Brazil and joins Atlantic Guardian in Great Yarmouth. Atlantic Carrier
then enters a full refit in preparation for her next charter commecing
Atlantic Cougar and Atlantic Marine exhibit at
Oceanology 2012. the 30M Catamaran, Atlantic Cougar,
equipped with a ground breaking design of personnel transfer to her
bows, was alongside at London Excel for the Oceanology Exhbition.
Atlantic Cougar has a new bow landing system fitted with pneumatic
dampers and load cell read out for accurate bridge control of impact
and pressure to TP transfers. See vessel specs and more info
- Atlantic Marine
announces the new fleet management of a unique windfarm cataraman support craft.
30M support 'CAT', the 'Atlantic Cougar' offer full Dynamic
Positioning and Joystick control via multiple (retractable) thrusters
and CP props. Accommodation/cabins on board for 12 passengers +
crew and the capability for bow transfers to Monopiles with almost
zero impact using her positioning systems.
charter from Dec' 2011
Atlantic Marine takes over the management of
the 60M, MV Atlantic Surveyor. Initial survey charter works for
FUGRO Alluvial on CPT and Vibracore duties in the Dutch Sector.
From August 2011 on long term charter into the London Array Winfarm.
April 2011: ATLANTIC MARINE HEADS
INTO THE WIND! Atlantic Guardian commences operations on the
Sheringham Shoal windfarm.
Now on long term T/C for clients working on the Sheringham Shoal
operating as accommodation support, supply and logistics suppor roles.
Atlantic Guardian upgrades the following areas: New Mess, additional
lounge, refurbishment to 10 cabins and upgrading of accommodation to
take 30 persons. Also a new windfarm landing stage fitted to the
March 2011: Atlantic Marine
announces the impending take over of two further ships!
An 80M LOA (3700 GRT) DPII DSV vessel and a 62M Supply/Survey ship,
both due for delivery in May/July 2011.
Offshore Rig supply work for ship, Atlantic Guardian
and Public flotation commences for group company, Avtech
Aviation and Engineering PLC.
Atlantic Guardian completes six weeks offshore PLGR
cable route clearance on the Sheringham Shoal windfarm development for
Red 7 Marine, Dong and VSMC. Proving her capability and with the
Chairman "at the helm" for a good part of the charter, route clearance
accuracy was +/- 5M and the work was completed in record time!
completes her 30 year ABS special survey, dry docking and refit.
The refit included the installaiton of two large lab/survey rooms, a
12 sea cinema and an increase to 16 cabins and 31 berths. The ship has
also completed a Statoil audit and has now commenced charter
operations in the North Sea on the Sheringham Shoal windfarm for PLGR
and cable installation support operations. Atlantic Guardian is then
set to sail to the Irish sea to continue the workscope for DONG on the
Windfarm areas offshore.
2010: Atlantic Guardian has an
spread fitted to the ship. Available for hire as an optional
extra, this 50M LBV ROV system is installed into the new refitted lab
areas on board.
2010 Atlantic Marine takes over the management of the, offshore
support and servey vessel, "Atlantic
Guardian". Formerly an oil well stimulation and offshore rig
support ship, and more recently an ERRV Rig Standby ship, Atlantic
Guardian is to be converted during the summer of 2010 into a multi
purpose offshore ship. Now available to contract for short to
long term charter or lease on a global basis for survey, research,
offshore support and supply roles..
2010: (February) RentJets announces record jet sales. Private
jet charter is on the up. Rent Jets provides flights every week to
high profile and celebrity clients. Contact
www.rentjets.com for a quote.
2010: March: Atlantic Marine announces the development of a new "Fund" for
the purchase of and investment in repossessed and forced sale SuperYachts
and ships. Identifying superyachts and ships around the world that
are under arrest such as the motor yacht "Irena" - see our
video of the yacht - can be purchased for less
than market value, but the normal risks associated with this type of
purchase can be more than offset by using the expertise and knowledge
offered by Paul Crowther who will arrange the purchase, management and
charter of this type of yacht.
A consortium of Yacht buyers has been put together to purchase "low cost"
assets and take advantage of the current devaluation in the market. Atlantic Marine is
seeking to acquire yacht assets.
2010: (May) Avtech and Atlantic Marine exhibit at EBACE, the
international business jet exhibition at the Palexpo in Geneva.
2010: May The Atlantic Marine owned King Air E90 goes back into operation. After a brief
period in storage, the King Air G-ORTH has now been returned to its service,
stripped, checked and prepared for flight by Avtech, and is back in
2009 Atlantic Marine sales and Charter Company is
rebranded to become Atlantic Marine and Aviation LLP. The company is
actively seeking to acquire commercial and pleasure vessel tonnage.
2009: (May) Direct Fly UK commences operations. Direct Fly
teams up with Direct Fly of Poland and Lithuania to offer Air Charter
(AOC) operations on private jets and aircraft around Europe. Direct Fly UK
are operators of private jets that are owned by Atlantic Marine and
2009: (June) Atlantic Marine and Aviation takes a position on the board of
www.avtechaviation.co.uk - the revamped engineering business at London
Biggin Hill airport receives investment and a new board of Directors for a
new boost to its 35 years of history at the airport.