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RRS SIR DAVID ATTENBOROUGH LAUNCH JULY 14

On July 14 2018 between midday and 1300 hours Cammell Laird will launch the RRS Sir David Attenborough polar ship. Please help us celebrate this important and historic milestone. The best public viewing points for the slipway launch, which will see 10,000 tonnes of steel hit the Mersey, are the Albert Dock and Otterspool Park … Continue reading

Cammell Laird stages keel laying ceremony for new £10million ferry for Red Funnel

Red Funnel , the original Isle of Wight ferry operator announced that its new £10m freight ship will be called Red Kestrel at a keel laying ceremony at Cammell Laird. The keel-laying  was witnessed by some 300 invited guests with BBC North West Tonight and ITV Granada reporting from the event. Cammell Laird is scheduled … Continue reading

Heathrow delegation hears political leaders throw weight behind Cammell Laird bid

posted on May 21, 2018 categories Uncategorized

Birkenhead engineering company Cammell Laird says it plans to ramp up its campaign to win a share of the £16bn contract to support the expansion of Heathrow Airport, following a delegation visit inspecting its bid.   The Heathrow delegation came to Cammell Laird as part of a nationwide tour of the “longlist” (see notes to … Continue reading

Cammell Laird presents ‘job and wealth creating’ vision to mayoral delegation

posted on May 1, 2018 categories Corporate News

Cammell Laird has hosted a delegation of mayors from across Merseyside and Chester. The group of dignitaries was welcomed by Cammell Laird CEO John Syvret CBE, director Mike Moran and Type 31e project director Tony Graham. Mr Syvret said the company was delighted to welcome the delegation and brief them on how Cammell Laird contributes … Continue reading

Cammell Laird and BAE Systems showcase ‘huge’ export potential of Type 31e frigate bid to sold-out supplier

Exports will be central to Cammell Laird and BAE System’s joint bid for the Government’s £1.25billion new-build frigate programme, a conference has heard.   The news was announced at a special ‘supplier conference’ organised by Cammell Laird, BAE Systems and the Society of Maritime of Industries on Merseyside involving more than 200 delegates from supply … Continue reading