StockMarketWire.com - James Fisher and Sons said it had won a number of contracts in the offshore renewable energy sector with a combined value of about £30m.

Work continued on the East Anglia One windfarm construction and James Fisher had been awarded phase 2 of the unexploded ordinance work and boulder clearance, as well as met mast (measurement tower) decommissioning. This was in addition to providing ongoing construction support services and marine co-ordination and communications services for the project, the company said.



On the Moray East, James Fisher had been awarded a contract for marine coordination and communication and its work on site preparations continued at Innogy's Triton Knoll Offshore Wind Farm with a new contract for unexploded ordinance work and boulder clearance.

The company was also been awarded an initial contract in Taiwan for unexploded ordinance and survey work and structural monitoring, as well as consultancy work for its high voltage engineering specialist business, EDS.

'Our continued success in renewables is testament to the Group's expertise, and the investment we have made in the sector in recent years. We are committed to being part of driving operational efficiencies in the renewables industry and continue to see significant opportunities for James Fisher,' said Nick Henry, Chief Executive Officer of James Fisher.

'The investment in the Raleigh Fisher further develops the services provided to the Ministry of Defence and the recent contract win represents a significant award for our Tankships division.'


At 8:21am: [LON:FSJ] Fisher James Sons PLC share price was -13p at 1899p



Story provided by StockMarketWire.com