J Barnsley on Discovery TV Channel

Sea Fighter (FSF-1), X-Craft


A program recently shown on the Discovery Military TV channel analyzed the US Navy Sea Fighter FSF-1 or X-Craft, an experimental littoral (close to shore) combat ship.
J. Barnsley Cranes in conjunction with Nigel Gee Associates and Nichols Bros. Boat Builders developed the specialized under deck crane system which provides material handling of the storage containers. It will also carry supplies and vehicles, who`s deployment is crucial to the vessel`s role.

Wiki Web Site for the Sea Fighter - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sea_Fighter

Date: 11th January 2010