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Defence Secretary visits Cammell Laird

posted on April 26, 2010 categories Corporate News

Resurgent Merseyside shipyard and engineering business Cammell Laird welcomed Defence Secretary, Bob Ainsworth, for a briefing with senior management this weekend. Mr Ainsworth met with Cammell Laird Chief Executive John Syvret and Managing Director Linton Roberts to hear about the business’s growth and ambitions for the future before touring the site and meeting apprentices. Mr … Continue reading

Cammell Laird completes major conversion contract for Nexans

posted on April 22, 2010 categories Project News

Birkenhead based shipyard, Cammell Laird Shiprepairers and Shipbuilders Ltd, has completed major contract to lengthen the Skagerrak, a cable laying ship for Nexans, the worldwide leader in the cable industry. Cammell Laird Managing Director Linton Roberts said the yard had ‘pulled out all the stops’ to complete the multi-million pound fast track conversion and upgrade … Continue reading

Cammell Laird apprentices triumph over corporate giants in charity challenge

posted on March 19, 2010 categories In The Community

A group of teenage apprentices at Cammell Laird shipyard have confounded expectations by winning a charity fundraising challenge beating some of the biggest names on the corporate scene. Last night (March 18) guests at youth charity Fairbridge’s Zero to Hero Awards at the Liverpool Marina were amazed to hear that apprentices at Cammell Laird had … Continue reading

Cammell Laird is awarded major conversion contract by cable giant Nexans

posted on January 7, 2010 categories New Contracts

Birkenhead based shipyard, Cammell Laird Shiprepairers and Shipbuilders Ltd, has been awarded a major contract to lengthen a cable laying ship for Nexans AS of Norway, a subsidiary of the international French based cable giant Nexans Group.   Cammell Laird Managing Director Linton Roberts said the yard is looking forward to welcoming the Nexans Skagerrak … Continue reading

Cammell Laird Birkenhead takes ownership of name and trademark

posted on December 7, 2009 categories Corporate News

STATEMENT The massive progress and growth of the separate companies Cammell Laird (Gibraltar) and Cammell Laird Shiprepairers & Shipbuilders Ltd in the UK has brought an urgent need for clarification of the relationship between the two. Today, it is announced that an agreement has been reached which provides that clarity to customers, suppliers, and workforces … Continue reading