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Health and safety employee joins community to pay tribute to Victoria Cross soldiers

posted on September 30, 2019 categories Uncategorized

A Cammell Laird employee played his part in paying tribute to soldiers who fought in the First World War. Jonjo Sullivan (pictured on the left) joined dignitaries and members of the Wirral community to unveil a set of memorial stones to commemorate the area’s Victoria Cross recipients. The 27-year-old, who works in the health and … Continue reading

Cammell Laird welcomes Duke and Duchess of Cambridge for Royal naming of RRS Sir David Attenborough

posted on September 26, 2019 categories In The Community, Project News

The naming ceremony will be live-streamed from 13:30 on the BAS website: www.bas.ac.uk/live Royal Ceremonial Naming of RRS Sir David Attenborough – Duke and Duchess of Cambridge; Sir David Attenborough to attend 3-day public celebration Polar Explorer STEM primary school children will meet Royal guests Commemorative coin minted Poet Laureate Simon Armitage creates new work … Continue reading

HMS Prince of Wales prepares to embark on maiden voyage

posted on September 19, 2019 categories Project News

HMS Prince of Wales, the UK’s newest aircraft carrier, is expected to embark on her maiden voyage in the coming days. Cammell Laird is proud to have played a key role in the construction of this magnificent vessel – one of the most powerful surface warships ever constructed in the UK. Following Cammell Laird’s successful … Continue reading

RRS Sir David Attenborough naming ceremony – tickets available

posted on September 11, 2019 categories Corporate News, In The Community

British Antarctic Survey and Cammell Laird are inviting members of the public to join them at the Birkenhead shipyard on Thursday 26 September 2019 to watch the ceremonial naming of the new polar ship for Britain – the RRS Sir David Attenborough.  The ceremony is the highlight of a three-day celebration of UK science, engineering, and … Continue reading

Cammell Laird helps launch plans for new £150m disaster relief ship

posted on September 9, 2019 categories New Contracts, Project News

Birkenhead shipyard and marine engineering services specialist Cammell Laird has helped launch plans for a new £150m disaster relief ship it has co-designed at London International Shipping Week.   Britannia Maritime Aid (BMA), the registered charity leading the project, wants the vessel to be built in the UK and equipped with innovative British technology. The … Continue reading