Supacat delivers refurbished "Lifesaver" wave energy converter to Fred.Olsen

Thursday 5th February 2015

The refurbished BOLT "Lifesaver" wave energy converter has been delivered to owner Fred.Olsen Ltd by Supacat following a three month project refurbishing the converter's `intelligent systems` at the Devon engineering firm's facilities in Dunkeswell and Blackhill Engineering.
After over two years of full scale ...

Supacat acquires Blackhill Engineering

Tuesday 9th December 2014

9 December 2014, Dunkeswell, UK, The Devon based design engineering firm, Supacat Group, has acquired local heavy fabrication and machining specialist, Blackhill Engineering Services Ltd, providing Supacat with the ability to manufacture large structures. Supacat is part of the South West Marine Energy Park and ...

Machining the seal faces on the RNLI Launch & Recovery System engine bay at Blackhill

Supacat Group acquires BUKH Diesel UK and signs new distribution agreement with BUKH A/S

Tuesday 18th November 2014

BUKH Diesel UK Ltd has been acquired by UK based design engineering firm, Supacat Group, which has signed a new distribution agreement with BUKH A/S Denmark, creating a new sales & customer support  service for the UK & Ireland marine engine market.

The agreement was signed ...

Supacat appoints Steve Austen as Engineering Director & Chief Engineer

Monday 20th October 2014

Steve Austen has joined Supacat as Engineering Director & Chief Engineer to
lead the company's engineering capability in developing and delivering innovative, high performance products for the defence, marine, renewables and energy sectors.

Steve joins from The Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) where he had ...

Steve Austen Image

Supacat launches BARV Concept at Landforces 2014

Tuesday 23rd September 2014

Brisbane, Australia, 23rd September, 2014, Supacat today launched a Beach Armoured Recovery Vehicle (BARV) concept based on its highly successful Launch and Recovery System (L&RS) in service with the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) in the UK.

The L&RS incorporates a number of unique and innovative ...