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Cammell Laird welcomes largest ever intake of apprentices as total tops 121

posted on November 18, 2013 categories Corporate News

Cammell Laird is announcing today the largest ever intake of apprentices since it restarted its apprenticeship programme in 2008. Birkenhead-based Cammell Laird has taken on 22 apprentices working across a range of skills which brings the total number within the business to 71. Around 50 apprentices have graduated into highly skilled, qualified tradesmen over the … Continue reading

Cammell Laird named Business of the Year at Wirral Business Awards

posted on September 7, 2013 categories Corporate News, In The Community

Cammell Laird’s contribution to the Merseyside economy and wider maritime industry has been recognised at a prestigious regional business awards ceremony. Cammell Laird was crowned Business of the Year (50+ employees) at the 2013 Wirral Business Awards, the business friendly council area where it has been based for nearly 200 years. The judges paid tribute … Continue reading

Cammell Laird hosts naming ceremony for two new ferries

posted on August 16, 2013 categories Corporate News, Project News

Birkenhead based shipyard and engineering firm Cammell Laird has hosted a formal naming ceremony for the first complete ships constructed by the company in 20 years for Scottish ferry operator Western Ferries (see notes to editors). The ceremony marked the completion of a multi-million pound contract which has seen Cammell Laird build two new car … Continue reading

Cammell Laird begins ‘second chapter’ of Royal Fleet Auxiliary cluster contract

posted on July 17, 2013 categories Corporate News, Project News

Merseyside shipyard and engineering firm Cammell Laird has formally started the second five year cycle of its biggest single contract. Work began in June 2013 on the second period of Cammell Laird’s through-life support cluster contract to maintain nine of the 13 ships in the Royal Fleet Auxiliary (RFA) flotilla.  The cluster contract was first … Continue reading

Cammell Laird CEO salutes workforce as named Businessperson of the Year

posted on June 14, 2013 categories Corporate News

Cammell Laird chief executive John Syvret has praised the workforce and management at the company after being crowned Businessperson of the Year at the Liverpool Post Regional Business Awards. Mr Syvret accepted the award to a standing ovation of more than 800 people at Liverpool’s St George’s Hall after Cammell Laird recorded its most successful … Continue reading