Past Projects

Special Guests & Interesting Past Projects


View below some of the most interesting past projects we have completed and specials guests we have had onboard.

Deployment of AutoNaut Unmanned Vessel

1st October 2021

We recovered a unmanned vessel (That had travelled from Oban in Scotland!) off the coast of Blacksod for maintenance works at the end of September 2021. After the maintenance works were complete we re-deployed the vessel at the start of October for its journey to Wales.

Recovery of AutoNaut Unmanned Vessel

25th September 2021

We recovered a unmanned vessel off the coast of Blacksod for maintenance works at the end of September 2021. The vessel had been at sea for over 60 days and had travelled all the way from Oban in Scotland! After the maintenance works are complete we will re-deployed the vessel.

Bottle Nose Dolphin Survey

24th August 2021

At the end of the Summer, we completed our last Bottle Nose Dolphin Survey for the Irish Whale & Dolphin Group! We travelled as far as Erris Head to spot these amazing creatures! Check out our YouTube channel for some videos!

Bottle Nose Dolphin Survey

1st August 2021

At the beginning of August, we completed our second last Bottle Nose Dolphin Survey for the Irish Whale & Dolphin Group for 2021! We spotted some common dolphins and a couple calves.

Navigation Survey with Valiant Rib in Achill

23rd July 2021

At the end of July, we travelled all the way to Achill Sound in our fast Valiant Rib to complete a navigation survey in the waters of Achill in glorious weather. We even travelled under Achill Island’s bridge, video coming soon!

Fair City Star Alan Howley on Route to Inishkea

27th July 2021

Fair City Star, Alan Howley is thinking about a new role in Deadliest Catch. Alan and family joined us on the Kea Josh at the end of July for a trip to the Inishkea Islands!

Conor O’Shea, Mayo Footballer travelling to Inishkea

27th July 2021

Conor O’ Shea and his partner travelled with us on the Kea Josh for a trip to the Inishkea Islands at the end of July in 2021. How lucky are we to have two celebrities travelling on the Kea Josh in one day!

Drone Footage of Eagle Island & Erris Head

23rd July 2021

We travelled to Eagle Island & Erris Head for a project on Mayo’s Coastline in our Kea Josh. We even managed to spot a few dolphins and seals along the way!

Bottle Nose Dolphin Survey

15th July 2021

At the end of July, we completed another Bottle Nose Dolphin Survey for the Irish Whale & Dolphin Group! This time not only did we spot bottlenose dolphins, we also spotted two puffins, common dolphins and grey seals. How lucky were we!

Acoustic Release

15th July 2021

In July 2021 we took part in a acoustic release for the Irish Whale & Dolphin Group with the Kea Josh our 12m Southboat Catamaran. We were over 8 nautical miles off the coast of Belmullet!

RTE’s Famous Kathyrn Thomas on Inishkea

19th July 2020

In July 2020, RTE’s famous Kathyrn Thomas travelled with us to the Inishkea Islands to record a episode of the famous RTE travel show, No Place Like Home. The episode aired for the first time on TV in September 2020 and has been aired multiple times since! Check out the episode for yourself on our YouTube channel!

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