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Picnic tables, benches, and so much more made from tough recycled plastic!

Fusion Marine’s outdoor furniture range made from recycled plastic offers a much longer lasting yet environmentally friendly alternative to wood. The Barcaldine based company supplies a range of durable outdoor products, including picnic tables and benches, decking, fencing and boardwalks, which are ideal for private users or for commercial operators such as holiday parks, nature [...]

By | 2017-06-08T10:25:44+00:00 June 6th, 2017|Outdoor Furniture, Pontoons|

Rare duck set to benefit from Fusion Marine nesting rafts

One of Scotland’s rarest breeding ducks looks set to benefit from specially constructed floating nesting rafts manufactured by Fusion Marine. In the UK, common scoters (Melanitta nigra) breed in only a handful of freshwater lochs in the northern Highlands and it is hoped that the supply of these two nesting rafts will provide safe new [...]

By | 2017-05-15T17:15:41+00:00 May 15th, 2017|Rafts|

Spring into life with our recycled plastic outdoor furniture

Spring is now upon us, which makes it a great time to be thinking about getting the outdoor furniture set up ready for the summer. Of course, with wooden furniture there are two options over the winter – store it in a dry place, or leave it outdoors at the mercy of [...]

By | 2017-04-12T09:34:30+00:00 April 3rd, 2017|Outdoor Furniture|

Long lasting memorial benches from Fusion Marine

Losing a loved one is always a tremendously sad and difficult time and finding a way of ensuring a suitable remembrance is often top of people’s minds. Memorial benches are made from environmentally friendly recycled plastic are one of the most popular ways of doing this, and as well as forming an appropriate remembrance, they also [...]

By | 2017-04-05T15:40:05+00:00 September 29th, 2016|Outdoor Furniture|

Fusion Marine helps out The Rockfield Centre!

THE ROCKFIELD Centre now has benches and picnic tables forming a great new sitting out area. Fusion Marine supplied the garden furniture and generously donated one of the benches to Oban Communities Trust. Caroline Boswell, who is leading the Grounds Group for The Rockfield Centre said: ‘We are very grateful to Fusion Marine for this [...]

By | 2017-04-05T15:40:05+00:00 August 26th, 2015|Community, Outdoor Furniture|

Teamwork ensures creation of exciting outdoor venue

Dunollie Castle near Oban has teamed up with Fusion Recycled Plastic and other local companies to create a raised platform in its garden grounds made from environmentally friendly recycled plastic which will be used for a variety of exciting outdoor activity events. The new heptagonal platform by the Willow Hall, which forms the central base [...]

By | 2017-04-05T15:40:05+00:00 October 19th, 2014|Plastic Decking|

Fusion Recycled Plastic supplies pontoon to Lochgoil Water Sports Club

Lochgoil Water Sports Club in Argyll is benefiting from a new 56m long pontoon that will enable access to the loch for its members at all states of the tide. Manufactured and supplied by Fusion Recycled Plastic, the pontoon is made from tough polyethylene (PE) and features thick walled flotation pipes for buoyancy. Anchored to [...]

By | 2016-10-06T15:43:33+00:00 October 19th, 2014|Leisure Pontoons|

Marine Harvest site installs new environmentally friendly recycled plastic decking

Marine Harvest has taken advantage of the plastics expertise of Fusion Marine by installing decking made from environmentally friendly recycled plastic at their Ardnish Feed Trials Unit at Lochailort. The installation of this decking underlines Marine Harvest’s commitment to minimise environmental impact, given that the material used in its manufacture comes from a variety of [...]

By | 2017-04-05T15:40:05+00:00 April 15th, 2014|Plastic Decking|

‘Lismore 4’ bench is product of the month

The ‘Lismore 4’ is our product of the month – and what a great looking bench it is! This four-seated bench with back rest is 2000m long, width 660mm and height 450mm. Made from tough recycled plastic, the Lismore 4 will last much longer than a comparable wooden bench.

By | 2016-10-06T15:44:26+00:00 February 23rd, 2014|Outdoor Furniture|

Raft made from recycled plastic provides instant results for nesting terns

An innovative raft manufactured from environmentally friendly recycled plastic has proved a major hit for nesting terns at an RSPB nature reserve in Northern Ireland. Designed and manufactured by Fusion Marine Ltd, the raft at Portmore Lough in Co. Antrim attracted a large colony of nesting common terns during its first summer of operation, underlining [...]

By | 2016-10-06T15:45:05+00:00 October 1st, 2013|Rafts|

Durable picnic tables made from recycled plastic supplied to outdoor activity centre

Barcaldine based Fusion Recycled Plastic – a division of Fusion Marine – has supplied eight picnic tables to the Kilbowie Residential Outdoor Centre near Oban. The picnic tables made from recycled plastic were purchased by the centre to replace its existing wooden ones, which were showing signs of wear. Andy Trafford, deputy manager at Kilbowie, [...]

By | 2017-04-05T15:40:05+00:00 September 25th, 2013|Outdoor Furniture|

Strong demand for our new sleek bench

Our new Shuna 3 bench made from recycled plastic is proving incredibly popular with a good number having been sold in recent months to private buyers looking to spruce up their gardens. One bench was purchased by a London customer for use as memorial bench in the grounds of a hospital. The appeal of such [...]

By | 2016-10-06T15:46:04+00:00 September 17th, 2013|Outdoor Furniture|

Oban Phoenix Cinema receives boost from Aquaculture Firms

Oban Cinema can now let patrons enjoy the 3D experience with the help of local Scottish firms, Fusion Marine and Scottish Sea Farms. The companies have donated £5,000 and £3,000 respectively and this cash is being used to help the cinema with the costs related to the new digital technology. Fiona Shaw, Artistic Director and [...]

By | 2016-09-29T16:25:44+00:00 June 26th, 2013|Uncategorised|

Recycled plastic boardwalk plays vital role in successful completion of North Lanarkshire path project

An environmental management company involved in a project to create a new path linking two North Lanarkshire villages has opted for recycled plastic as its material of choice for a boardwalk section of the walkway. Supplied and installed by Fusion Recycled Plastic, the 220m section of raised boardwalk is an integral part of the link [...]

By | 2016-09-29T16:24:45+00:00 June 5th, 2013|Uncategorised|

New Fusion Marine pontoon brings benefits to Argyll coastal community

A new marine pontoon for the Argyll village of Strachur on the shores of Loch Fyne looks set to bring significant benefits to the community by attracting visiting yachts and other leisure craft to the area. It is anticipated that the 90m long pontoon will also encourage youngsters and other members of the local community [...]

By | 2017-04-05T15:40:05+00:00 April 19th, 2013|Uncategorised|

New pontoon enhances lochside home for leading Scots businessman

A leading Scots businessman has enhanced his home on the banks of Loch Lomond by installing a new design of pontoon developed by Fusion Marine that enables easy and convenient access for boat trips. Jim Clarke, the chairman of Clarke Energy, had previously kept his 25ft power boat on a swing mooring at his house [...]

By | 2017-04-05T15:40:05+00:00 February 20th, 2012|Uncategorised|

Boost for children’s outdoor activity centre following installation by Fusion Marine of new pontoon

A new access pontoon for a schools’ outdoor centre on the West coast of Scotland has provided a major boost to the range of activity courses on offer, particularly for disabled children. The new pontoon for North Lanarkshire Council’s Kilbowie Residential Outdoor Centre near Oban, Argyll, enables convenient and easy access for school children to [...]

By | 2017-04-05T15:40:05+00:00 October 14th, 2010|Uncategorised|

New pontoon for Creran Marine will benefit resident yachts in Loch Creran

Creran Marine, the Argyll based yacht storage and mooring specialist, has installed a new pontoon that will greatly benefit resident yachtsmen and other boat operators by improving marine access for users. The 46m long floating pontoon installed by Fusion Marine is made from tough recycled plastic and polyethylene and will enable easy and continual access [...]

By | 2017-04-05T15:40:05+00:00 June 7th, 2010|Leisure Pontoons|

Recycled plastic boardwalk aids in establishment of new path for Dalriada Project

Sections of boardwalk made from recycled plastic have been installed as part of the pathway network for an innovative project in mid-Argyll designed to promote the area’s unique heritage. The Dalriada Project was established in 2006 with the aim of enhancing the natural and cultural heritage of the Dalriada area in mid-Argyll, including the creation [...]

By | 2017-04-05T15:40:05+00:00 April 12th, 2010|Boardwalks|

Innovative new pontoon will benefit yachtsmen on Scottish west coast

A versatile new berthing and landing pontoon has been installed at a yachting facility on the West coast of Scotland that will greatly enhance the services available to visiting and resident yachts in the area. The 116m long pontoon, with a 20m hammerhead at the end, has been installed by Fusion Marine for Barcaldine Marine [...]

By | 2017-04-05T15:40:05+00:00 December 12th, 2009|Leisure Pontoons|