Vessel Replacement Project – Invitation to Virtual Industry Day

Crew on pole star with green buoy

The Northern Lighthouse Board (NLB) wishes to replace its Lighthouse Tender, NLV POLE STAR.

Link to Prior Information Notice (PIN):  Supplies – 478506-2020 – TED Tenders Electronic Daily (

The target ‘in-service’ date for the replacement vessel is September 2024.

NLB would like to invite shipyards and industry supply chain bodies to attend a Virtual Industry Day, on Friday 26 February 2021, to find out more about the requirement, the intended timeline and the procurement process.

Please register your interest to attend by 18:00 GMT on Wednesday 24 February 2021 at the latest.

Registration for the event is free and can be accessed via this link NLB Industry Day (

For all media enquiries, please contact:

Fiona Holmes
Communications Officer
T: 0131 473 3100
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