Cork City Fire Brigade training onboard Mainport Pine

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Cork City Fire Brigade took the opportunity to use the Mainport Pine, which is currently berthed in the Port of Cork for a marine training exercise this afternoon. The exercise involved around 8 firefighters from Anglesea St fire station practicing some stretcher and recovery drills and Captain Kevin Muir and Marine Superintendent Damien O’Sullivan gave […]

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Mainport Christmas jumper day in aid of Cork Simon Community

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Every year Mainport hold a Christmas Jumper Day in support of Cork Simon Community. This year staff raised 217 Euros with their donations for wearing their festive outfits for the day and work outfit fines for those who didn’t. The company then topped up the donation to 500 Euros.  

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Mainport continue to support Cork Seaman’s Mission

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The company continues to provide support to the local seafarer’s mission which is an invaluable service to those who are often a long way from home. Dear Dermot, Dave, Sean, Phil and friends in Ronayne Shipping, Thank you so much for your ongoing interest in our charitable work among the seafarers and your generous gift […]

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Mainport have busy summer 2017 with CGG

CGG were very busy in the South Porcupine basin off coast of Ireland during summer 2017 . CGG were using 2 seismic vessels Geo Coral and Geo Caspian  and  Ronayne Shipping handled 40 different port calls for their support ships Mariska G , Marianne G and Bourbon Tern and for their chase boat Stormbas 11 […]

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Maritime Training for Mainport staff!

In Mainport, we are fortunate to have the excellent National Maritime College right on our doorstep in Ringaskiddy. We know that our staff don’t all need to have seafaring experience to work with us, but as a maritime company, we felt that it was important that we all understand the daily activities of our colleagues […]

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MSHL directors visit Killarney

In March of 2017, the Irish based directors of Mainport Seismic Holdings Ltd decided to bring our Dutch colleagues somewhere “different” in Ireland! But where can you visit when you only have 36 hours between flights? Not only that, but we actually wanted to have a meeting as well as seeing some new and beautiful […]

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River Lee Clean up: 2016 Annual Report

Mainport are delighted we have now completed 10 years of supporting keeping our river Lee clean from all man made debris and rubbish . We have recovered over 1,300 items from the river over a 10 year period , and again in 2016 there were 31 large shopping trollies taken out of the river . […]

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A Day In The Life of a Mainport Deck Cadet

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Mainport runs a Cadet program with NMCI Cork, one of our Cadets – Audrius  has written about both a normal day and ship-to-ship operations day onboard the Mainport Pine. Normal Day aboard Mainport Pine 0530 – Get up and prepare myself for the day’s work. 0540 – Go down to mess room and have my breakfast. […]

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