Profits flat at marine engineering business 

James Fisher
Profits have remained flat at marine engineering firm James Fisher over the last 12 months. While revenues at the firm, which is based in Barrow-in-Furness, rose 10% to just under £270m underlying operating profit was steady at £24.5m. In a six month update the firm said it had seen a strong performance in its offshore oil and tankships business. It also invested of £52.2m in capital and new businesses. Chief executive Nick Henry said: "The group has made good strategic progress in the first half with the acquisition in... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...