Rix launches sea shuttle venture

RIX is launching a new business aimed at capitalising on the development of offshore windfarms backed by an initial £7.5m investment.

The firm is launching Rix Sea Shuttle which will provide crewed vessels to ferry wind turbine technicians to where they are needed offshore.

Rix signalled its intentions earlier this year with an order for three vessels to be built by Dunston at the Hepworth Shipyard Rix owns on the Humber.

That order has now grown to five to be operated by Rix Sea Shuttles, a new division of the f... For the full story register now for free or login below...