Maritime Projects

See our projects all over the world. From right here in Port Nelson, Australasias' busiest fishing port, to Scotland and New Zealand's aquaculture industries, Fiordland's tourism industry and even in Papua New Guinea.

Golden Shore Mussel Harvester

Golden Shore Mussel Harvester

Specialty hydraulics shine on mussel harvester Golden Shore. The new energy-efficient vessel went to the Coromandel in 2014 to help harvest green shell mussels in 83ha of water space.
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Redesigned hydraulic system and factory for Chieftain

Redesigned hydraulic system and factory for Chieftain

FPS undertook a massive refit of the NZ Longline owned vessel, the Chieftain, including upgrading the hydraulic system to run new fishing equipment and installing a new fishing factory.
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Mooring System in Dover, UK

Mooring System in Dover, UK

Remote controlled hydraulics and pneumatics systems moor ships in ports around the world in seconds, eliminating the hazards and costs involved with traditional mooring systems.
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Rebuild of Amaltal Columbia

Rebuild of Amaltal Columbia

After a fire destroyed the inside of the Amaltal Columbia in 2012, FPS was hired to build and install a complete hydraulic system for the state-of-the-art on-board factory.
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Steering and power unit for Talley's Eagle

Steering and power unit for Talley's Eagle

Replacing an outdated steering and power unit included a specialised installation process that the FPS team skilfully handled.
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Winch and anchor for Morobe Rainforest

Winch and anchor for Morobe Rainforest

FPS designed and built a hydraulics system to drive the landing ramp and crane anchor winch for a freight vessel delivering people and product around.
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MUSSEL HARVESTER FOR CLEARWATER MUSSELS

MUSSEL HARVESTER FOR CLEARWATER MUSSELS

Clearwater Mussels in Havelock will soon have a new mussel harvester. Built in Palmerston North by PROFAB, FPS is responsible for designing the hydraulics system that runs all the harvesting...
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