James Fisher Rumic successfully wins the Ministry of Defence Overseers contract renewal.




For the past ten years James Fisher Marine Services (JFMS), with support from JF Rumic has undertaken a high profile role in providing Overseers to the Ministry of Defence for their 16 P2000 Fast Inshore Patrol Craft. Work is carried out in the UK and some overseas dockyards.  The contract also includes supporting the annual refits on HMS Sabre and HMS Scimitar in Gibraltar where they protect the sovereignty of the Gibraltar territorial waters.

In addition, we provide Overseers on Royal Fleet Auxiliary vessels in Birkenhead and Falmouth as well as supplying personnel to support the construction of the Tide class tankers in South Korea.

Due to the success of managing this contract, the MOD has renewed the JFMS Overseers contract for a further seven years. This contract is maintained by James Fisher Rumic which provides expert contracted personnel with many years’ experience in the maritime industry.