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RRS Sir David Attenborough – naming ceremony tickets available

posted on September 5, 2019 categories In The Community, Project News

British Antarctic Survey and Cammell Laird invite 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 appoints new quality assurance manager

posted on September 4, 2019 categories Corporate News, Recruitment

Merseyside UK shipyard and engineering services company Cammell Laird has appointed a new quality assurance manager to forge closer relationships with suppliers and bring best practice from other industries to his new role. Gordon Maxwell is the new QA manager heading up a team of 19 striving to deliver the company vision of getting it … Continue reading

Cammell Laird backs plans for new £150m disaster relief ship

Ambitious plans are being launched for a £150m training and disaster relief ship with cutting-edge British technology. Britannia Maritime Aid (BMA), a registered charity, aims to build the futuristic vessel in Britain. It is officially launching its plans at the UK Chamber of Shipping on Monday September 9 during London International Shipping Week. Maritime professionals … Continue reading

Cammell Laird welcomes Historic England’s decision to safeguard Liverpool’s ‘Bucket Fountain’

posted on August 18, 2019 categories In The Community

Cammell Laird has warmly welcomed the news that Liverpool’s Piazza Fountain, widely known as the Bucket Fountain, will be saved for future generations to enjoy following a successful campaign to have the artwork heritage listed.   Created by artist-engineer Richard Huws and welded by Cammell Laird, the city centre fountain has been at the centre … Continue reading

Cammell Laird shows safety first as three employees honoured with awards

posted on August 15, 2019 categories Corporate News

Birkenhead shipyard and marine engineering services company Cammell Laird has honoured three employees for demonstrating exemplary safety in the workplace as it prepares to host a health and safety conference. The workers, from three separate departments, were presented with Safe Worker Awards in a dockside ceremony staged in the shadow of polar research vessel the … Continue reading