Underwater Node Deployment

Our Mainport Cedar vessel was involved in an interesting project over the last few days which involved the deployment of 50 nodes to specific locations on the sea bed. These nodes will measure environmental conditions like temperature, sound, pollution and sediment levels etc.. for scientific data collection purposes. The nodes will be collected again by […]

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Remembering Jack Charlton

February 1987. Ireland had not yet qualified for Euro 88 in Germany. The Green army had yet to emerge. But Jack was in Cork and we were asked to host a lunch in Lovetts for Jack as the FAI were promoting a new national draw.  Jack was in great form as it was the week […]

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Rig Move in Turkmenistan

On 28/06/2020 and 01/07/2020, 3 tugs from Mainport’s sister company CMI Offshore Group helped with moving the rig “Saturn” in Turkmenistan. CM Rahil, CM Rose and CM Ruby (stand by) are reported to have completed the move safely and efficiently.

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Cork City Missing Persons Search and Recovery

Mainport are pleased that this very well worth while organisation, Cork City Missing Persons Search and Recovery continue to get support from fellow Port users . Irish Mainport have now been joined by Port of Cork, Lehane Environmental & industrial Services Ltd, CH Marine, Whelan Stores and Inver  to help provide a new rib .  […]

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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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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

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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ISO 9001:2015 Certification

Mainport are one of the few companies in Ireland who have achieved and migrated to the new 2015 revision of ISO 9001 Standards both for the Head Office in Cork and for Monahan’s in Drogheda. For more information on the new ISO revision please see http://www.iso.org/iso/iso9001_revision 19.1715HQ 1 Irish Mainport Holdings Ltd INAB & IQNET […]

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