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10.12.2013

DYNAV - Dynamic Navigation for High Speed Craft

FRC International launched the innovative ‘DYNAV’ DYnamic NAVigation system for high speed craft at Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg, Sweden on 29th…

02.12.2013

WBV Affects Crew AND Passengers On Fast Craft

The professional maritime sector recognises the need to reduce the effects of Whole Body Vibration (WBV) but this is not a straightforward process…

09.11.2013

Crew Systems Integration - Joined Up Solutions

Human Systems Integration (HSI) is a requirement for many profesional organisations operating RHIBs and high speed craft. This is rapidly becoming more important as maritime professionals…

28.10.2013

WBV MANAGER & Motion Analysis Course: 4 & 5 Dec

FRC International is running 2 days of WBV courses in Southampton this December. Whole Body Vibration (WBV) on RIBs and planing craft is a…

25.09.2013

WBV & DYNAV Courses In Sweden

FRC International is running the first programme of Whole Body Vibration (WBV) and Dynamic Navigation (DYNAV) courses in Sweden this October. The lead…

03.09.2013

FRC International Presentation at DSEI 2013

FRC International are presenting at DSEI 2013, the world’s largest fully integrated defence and security exhibition, at ExCel London from 10th to 13th September 2013. Combining…

21.08.2013

WBV & DYNAV Courses In Finland

FRC International is running the first programme of Whole Body Vibration (WBV) and Dynamic Navigation (DYNAV) courses in Finland in 2014.…

20.08.2013

High Speed Boats - Edge of Ergonomic Envelope?

The Ergonomist is the international journal of the Institute of Ergonomics & Human Factors (IEHF). The latest edition features an article by Dr…

05.08.2013

FRC International at RenewableUK Conference

FRC International are presenting at RenewableUK conference at NEC, Birmingham, UK from 5 to 7 November 2013. The flagship event will be attended by over…

06.06.2013

FRC International on SSA Stand SR1 at Seawork 2013

With FRC International onboard the SSA Stand SR1 at Seawork 2013 is definitely the place to be for RIB and High Speed Craft professionals!! SSA…

07.05.2013

CSI 2013 - Crew Systems Integration - Conference

FRC International are hosting CSI 2013 - Crew Systems Integration conference from 2nd to 4th July 2013 at RNLI Lifeboat College, Poole, UK. The…

15.04.2013

WBV MANAGER Course at HiPer Craft 2013

FRC International is running WBV MANAGER at HiPer Craft 2013. The WBV (Whole Body Vibration) awareness course on Tuesday 18th is part of the…

05.01.2013

Enhancing Maritime Interdiction Operations

FRC International Training Director Jon Hill presented his research paper titled, Enhancing Maritime Interdiction Operations Using Relative Superiority Theory, at the NATO Modelling & Simulation…

03.01.2013

Simulation to Enhance Operational Effectiveness

FRC International Training Director Jon Hill presented a research paper which he co-authored titled, Exploiting Simulation to Enhance Operational Effectiveness & Interoperability in Littoral…

20.11.2012

Human Factors Affect Launch & Recovery

FRC International Technical Director Dr Trevor Dobbins and Chris Parker of Atkins hosted a course titled 'Human Factors Considerations for Launch and Recovery' at the…

03.09.2012

FRC Launch RIB & HSC Test Coxswain Course

Maritime Journal - September 2012 FRC International have developed a unique training course and qualification for the professional maritime sector. The Test Coxswain course is designed…

06.08.2012

FRC Amphibious Operations Workshop 2012

Dr Trevor Dobbins and Jon Hill AFNI of FRC International will lead a tailored workshop looking at how amphibious and naval forces…

13.07.2012

FRC Host WBV & H-SURV Seminars at RNLI UK

FRC Host WBV & H-SURV Seminars at RNLI UK FRC International hosted WBV and H-SURV Seminars at the RNLI Lifeboat College, Poole UK, on 10th &…

02.07.2012

FRC Presentations at HiPer Craft 2012 Norfolk

FRC International attended HiPer Craft 2012, held on June 26th & 27th at the Half Moone Cruise and Celebration Center in Norfolk Virginia.The American Society…

06.06.2012

WBV On Pilot Cutters

The professional maritime sector recognises the need to reduce the effects of Whole Body Vibration (WBV) but this is not a straightforward process…

14.05.2012

Whole Lot of Shaking Going on at Seawork

Seawork exhibitor KPM Marine has introduced a new policy whereby all major customers for its new Crew 100 shock mitigation seating system will receive professional…

06.05.2012

FRC Presentation At Offshore Patrol & Security 2012

FRC International attended Offshore Patrol & Security 2012, held at the Royal Navy Dockyard in Portsmouth UK, from 24th to 26th April. This high level…

01.05.2012

FRC Seawork Stand & Conference Presentation

FRC International are introducing their specialist WBV (Whole Body Vibration) awareness courses on stand B181 at Seawork, Southampton UK, from 22nd to 25th May 2012.…

20.04.2012

FRC Presentation At High Speed Boat Operator 2012

FRC International attended High Speed Boat Operator 2012, held in Gothenburg Sweden, from 17th to 19th April. This conference attracted over 250 delegates from 27…

11.04.2012

New FRC INT Website Live Today

Welcome to the new FRC-INT website. Here you will find information about FRC INTERNATIONAL, FRC Training and FRC Qualifications as well as information on how…

13.03.2012

New FRC WBV Website Live Today

The new FRC website for WBV Awareness Courses has gone live today. You will find up to date information about upcoming course dates and locations…

03.02.2012

Seaways Article - Fast Boats & WBV

The consistent objective is that crews are not injured and passengers arrive safely at their destination ready to perform a task. The tasks performed by…

01.02.2012

FRC WBV Attendees & Courses 2012

Since the beginning of January this year attendees on WBV MANAGER courses have included MCA Seafarer Health & Safety (the department that wrote MCA MGN…

10.01.2012

Powerboat & RIB Magazine Article - WBV

Every time you get a powerboat or RIB on the plane you are experiencing the sensation of speed. High speed on flat water, lakes and…

Contact Details

FRC International:

Watson House
398-400 Holdenhurst Road
Bournemouth
Dorset
BH8 8BN
UK

Contact:

John Haynes - Operations Director
Email: j.haynes@frc-int.com
+44 (0)1202 443798

Trevor Dobbins - Technical Director
Email: t.dobbins@frc-int.com
+44 (0)7739 385282

Jon Hill - Training Director
Email: j.hill@frc-int.com
+44 (0)7917 320942