Welcome to FLTC
FLTC is a company with a long term perspective - perpetuity.
Its primary objective is to enhance the safety of fishermen in UK waters by ensuring the provision of information about oil and gas related sea bed structures which might affect fishing.
FLTC'S secondary objective is to support projects which help preserve the UK fishery or help manage issues relating to oil and gas infrastructure after decommissioning or cessation of activities.
The company is registered in Scotland and has charitable status. Its members or shareholders are Oil and Gas UK, the Scottish Fishermen's Federation and the National Federation of Fishermen's Organisations .Building on their long standing and close relationship members are working together in what is believed to be the first company in the world formed to provide in perpetuity information for fishermen about oil and gas structures.
Thank you for visiting this site and please contact FLTC if you wish to help us or to learn more about our activities.
Principal Objectives for 2013
28 February 2013
In January the Boards of FLTC and FLTC Services Limited agreed their principal objectives for 2013 namely: FLTC 1. To enhance the...
Endowment Fund Receipt
13 November 2012
The Endowment Fund set up by FLTC has received a boost from BP who have made a payment for their interest in the Miller Platform. The Endowment...
FLTC Services Limited Awarded Major Grant
01 December 2011
FLTC Services Limited have been awarded a grant of up to £413,250 by the Scottish Ministers and The European Fisheries Fund for the...
FLTC Endowment Fund Established
22 February 2011
FLTC was set up in August 2007 and since then has been financed by working capital provided by a loan from Oil and Gas UK. The FLTC Business Plan...
Norwegian Fishing Exhibition
10 August 2010
FLTC at Norwegian Fishing Exhibition from 17 - 20 August 2010 FLTC's subsidiary company FLTC Services Limited was represented in Trondheim...
FishSAFE Unit in Demand
23 March 2010
Since its launch there has been strong demand for the new FishSAFE Unit. 195 units have been sold at the price of £529 each plus VAT. This...
18 December 2009
FishSAFE Launched and Available Now FLTC Services Limited is pleased to announce that the new FishSAFE unit is now available for sale....
10 November 2009
Successful Live Demonstration of FishSAFE On 9 October 2009, the new FishSAFE Unit was put through its tests during a live demonstration at a...
16 September 2009
New FishSAFE in Development FLTC Services (FLTCS) will host a live demonstration of a working prototype of the highly anticipated new FishSAFE...
18 June 2009
Forum for oil and gas and fishing industries builds on collaboration to improve mariners' safety The FLTC welcomed thirty-five senior...
Information about oil and gas seabed structures
06 May 2009
FLTC Services has taken over responsibility, through the Sea Fish Industry Authority (SFIA), for promoting the capture, processing and...
New FishSAFE Device
06 May 2009
FLTC Services has secured a grant from the Scottish Ministers and the European Fisheries Fund (EFF) to meet the first phase costs of developing a...
New FishSAFE Web Site
06 May 2009
With financial help from Shell UK, FLTC Services has built an international web portal providing fishermen from the UK and other countries with...