News Centre

Mersey firms help raise £80,000 in Zero to Hero corporate challenge

posted on August 1, 2011 categories In The Community

Merseyside youth charity Fairbridge has announced that its annual Zero to Hero corporate challenge has raised £80,000 this year. In all eight teams took part in the Zero to Hero challenge: Bibby Line Group, Cammell Laird, Brabners, Hill Dickinson, Nat West, Addleshaw Goddard, Barclays and Deloitte. The teams were challenged to form a business idea … Continue reading

Isle of Man Steam Packet Company’s Dunkirk ship’s anchor to be restored at Cammell Laird

posted on February 3, 2011 categories Corporate News

Cammell Laird is deeply proud to announce it will restore the anchor of the historic Manx ferry TSS Mona’s Queen which was sunk at Dunkirk. Cammell Laird, which built the ship in 1934, welcomed the anchor back to the yard this week. It will now begin a two week restoration process to repair the anchor … Continue reading

Cammell Laird raises £30k for Fairbridge Zero to Hero challenge

posted on December 16, 2010 categories In The Community

Cammell Laird has today announced that it has raised nearly £30,000 for Merseyside youth charity Fairbridge in its annual Zero to Hero challenge. The cash has been raised by Cammell Laird apprentices selling advertising space in a calendar featuring striking pictures around the business’ premises. Cammell Laird is one of the eight Merseyside businesses taking … Continue reading

Partnership agreement thrusts North West firms to forefront of new build nuclear programme

posted on August 28, 2010 categories New Contracts

Two North West companies Cammell Laird and Nuvia are announcing an ambitious partnership agreement today which aims to ‘catapult’ them to the forefront of the UK’s multi billion pound new nuclear build programme. The agreement will see Merseyside based Cammell Laird and nuclear engineering specialist Nuvia Limited, based in Risley, Warrington, join forces to bid … Continue reading

Shipbuilding Returns To Merseyside As Work Starts On New Aircraft Carriers

posted on July 26, 2010 categories New Contracts

Merseyside, UK – Ship building returned to the River Mersey today Monday July 26 when construction of the flight deck for the Royal Navy’s new aircraft carrier, the Queen Elizabeth was officially started by Minister for International Security Strategy, Gerald Howarth MP. The Birkenhead facility is the sixth UK ship yard to commence manufacture of … Continue reading