Macduff Shipyards have recently signed “SCOTIA” to owners ABP. “Scotia” is 12.75m Pilot Workboat and is destined for ABP base in Ayr, Scotland. Powered with two John Deere main engines with a total power of 642 hp the vessel has a top speed of 12 knots and a bollard pull of over 5 tonnes. “Scotia” […]
Macduff Shipyards have recently signed over there latest new build, “ASTERIA BRD 250”, to Alasdair and Andrew Montgomery of Skye. “Asteria” is a new design of under ticket twin rig trawler developed by the yard with the hull being optimised using CFD research to allow maximum efficiency. The vessel is of typical arrangement but incorporates […]
Macduff Shipyards latest new build rolled out of the steel shed earlier this week with final deck machinery and the mast now being fitted before the vessel is launched and moved to the final fit out berth in the harbour. A sister ship to the recent Rebecca and Steadfast Hope, ‘Vision IV’ is expected to […]
Macduff Shipyards Limited have recently signed over there latest new build, “VENTURE III”, to Mark Lovie of Whitehills. This new build replaces the owner’s previous vessel, the “VENTURE II” which was built by the yard in 2001, and is the largest fishing vessel built by the yard to date. The vessel is a stern trawler […]
Macduff Shipyards recently received an order from ABP Ports for a new 12.75m Pilot Vessel. The hull is due to begin construction in early 2017 with delivery taken place later in the year. It will feature a propulsion package consisting of two John Deere main engines, each with a power of 321hp, coupled to ZF […]
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.