Macduff Shipyards Limited latest new build ‘Forever Faithful PD 289’, a 21.50m twin rig trawler built for Andrew West, has recently completed sea trials and has now been handed over. Designed in close partnership between the owner and shipyard the ‘Forever Faithful’ is a development of the previous 21.20m model and is fitted with an […]
Macduff Shipyards latest new build ‘Rebecca FR 143’, a 24.00m twin rig trawler for the Tait family of Fraserburgh, has recently completed sea trials and has now been handed over to the owners. ‘Rebecca’ is the third vessel built for the owners in less than ten years and replaces the owners previous vessel which was […]
New build 667, ‘Rebecca’ for Adam Tait and sons, is nearing completion and has been rolled out of the shed awaiting fitment of the masts and cod end gantry before being launched later this week. The fabrication hall is now filling with units for new build 669, many of which are complete and ready to […]
New build 668 ‘Selkie’ has now been successfully launched at our Buckie facility and is floating alongside the fit out berth where the final jobs are being completed and the vessel is being made ready for sea trials and hand over to Moray Council.
The hull of new build 671 has arrived safely in Macduff after being towed from Poland. Fit out of the 21.50m trawler for Andrew West is now underway with all engineering and joinery work being completed by Macduff.
The hull NB 671 for Andrew West has now been completed and has been moved a dedicated paint shed where it will be sand blasted, zinc coated and fully painted. The hull is expected to be delivered to Macduff for outfitting at the end or March.
Macduff Shipyards Limited has recently handed over their latest new build ‘Warness Lass’ to owners Scottish Sea Farms Limited (Orkney Division). The vessel is a 14.95m landing craft and is a sister ship to the two landing crafts delivered last year also to Scottish Sea Farms. Fitted with two Doosan L136TI (230hp each), a Palfinger […]
Work on the new 24.00m pair trawler for Adam Tait & Sons is progressing well with the triple barrel winch (made by the shipyard) and propeller & nozzle (supplied by Wartsila) now fitted. The last steel unit is also complete and is due to be lifted and fitted in the coming days.
Macduff Shipyards Limited has recently signed a new order with Scottish Sea Farms Limited (Shetland Division) to build a new 14.00m long catamaran workboat vessel. The vessel is to big equip with two Iveco N67 engines (260hp @ 2800rpm), one Palfinger PK18500(M)B deck crane and two Rapp capstans. Commencement of construction is due to begin […]
Macduff Shipyards Limited has completed the whitefish trawler ‘Benarkle II’ PD 400 for the Peterhead, UK, based Benarkle Partnership. Skippered by Mark Addison, the vessel replaces the previous Benarkle which was also built in the Macduff Yard in 2002. Benarkle has been sold and renamed Shekinah. Benarkle II is a stretched version of the recently […]