IRISH FERRIES INSTALL SOLASOLV® SUNSCREENS ON JONATHAN SWIFT

HSC Jonathan Swift photo

Solar Solve Marine, the South Shields based manufacturer of SOLASOLV® marine window blinds for navigation bridge windows, has just received an order from Irish Ferries for one of its vessels. The HSC Jonathan Swift (aka Dublin Swift) is a high-speed ferry and operates on a Dublin – Holyhead service. It is named after the Anglo-Irish […]

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SOLAR SOLVE’S JULIE LIGHTFOOT GETS MBE IN NEW YEARS HONOURS

Julie Lightfoot MBE photo

A Second Generation MBE for a family business guaranteed they were celebrating after Julie Lightfoot followed in her father’s footsteps by being awarded an MBE for her Services to International Trade in the Queen’s New Year honours list 2012. Julie is Managing Director of Solar Solve Ltd, a well respected privately owned company located at […]

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SUCCESSFUL USA WORKBOAT SHOW FOR SOLAR SOLVE MARINE

New Orleans Workboat Show photo

Solar Solve Marine’s Chairman John Lightfoot and Sales Executive Paul Hopkins recently returned from a very successful booth at the New Orleans Workboat Show with more than 50 enquiries from existing customers and potential new ones. Having been a supplier of anti glare, heat rejecting roller screens to the United States Army, Navy and Coast […]

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THAILAND SHIPBUILDER CONTINUES TO ORDER SOLASOLV® SUNSCREENS

Italthai Marine ship photo

South Shields based Solar Solve Marine has just received another order from Italthai Marine Ltd in Thailand. The shipbuilder, based in Samut Prakarn in the Gulf of Thailand near Bangkok, has been building a series of Platform Supply Vessels (PSV’s) over recent years for companies such as Halul Offshore Services in Qatar and Opielok Reederei […]

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OIL AND GAS SECTOR CONTINUES TO BOOST SOLAR SOLVE MARINE’S SALES

West Aquarius rig photo

2011 has seen sales for SOLASOLV® anti-glare, heat rejecting roller screens for navigation bridge and control room windows increase in the offshore oil and gas market. The screens, which are manufactured by UK based Solar Solve Marine, use a specialist shade film which protects bridge crew against the effects of sun glare and solar gain, […]

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