UK Secretary for Defence Sir Michael Fallon visited A&P Group’s Hebburn facility today (Monday October 30th). Following the unveiling of the Government’s ambitious new National Shipbuilding Strategy last month, Sir Michael Fallon’s visit gave A&P Group an opportunity to reaffirm its ship building capabilities and showcase its world class engineering facilities and workforce.
30 October 2017
A&P Group whole heartedly endorses Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon's National Shipbuilding Strategy
06 September 2017
A major feat of engineering takes place today (21 August) as the stern section of the new polar research ship for Britain, the RRS Sir David Attenborough, leaves A&P Tyne’s Hebburn shipyard, part of A&P Group, for Cammell Laird in Birkenhead.
21 August 2017
A&P Falmouth has successfully completed a contract with Ansaldo Energia to support its long-term service agreement of power station outage activities, with the overhaul of two steam turbines from the Langage Power Station of Centrica, in Plymouth.
07 August 2017
Global ship repair, defence, conversion and marine specialist, A&P Group, has announced a strategic partnership with Peel Ports Group at the latter’s site in Great Yarmouth.
07 June 2017
A&P Group’s Falmouth operation, which provides global support for a cluster of four frontline Royal Fleet Auxiliary vessels, welcomed Minister of Defence for Procurement Harriett Baldwin and local MP Sarah Newton on a tour of the region last week.
13 February 2017
Five apprentices joined the ship repair, conversion and marine specialist’s Falmouth operation in 2014 and all have now completed their studies to become fully qualified. Three apprentices have completed their three year apprenticeship in marine engineering and two in electrical engineering.
07 November 2016
Global ship repair, conversion and marine specialist A&P Group has urged ship owners to act quickly if they are to comply with the newly ratified IMO Ballast Water Convention.
28 September 2016
The MPI Adventure, owned by Teeside-based MPI Offshore, docked at A&P Group’s Hebburn yard last week ahead of a two-week programme of works.
20 April 2016
A&P Group’s Falmouth Yard has secured a four-week multi-million pound contract to help Condor Ferries meet its IMO MARPOL sulphur emission regulations.
01 February 2016
Leading ship repair, conversion and marine services provider, A&P Group and ballast water treatment system retrofit specialists, Goltens Green Technologies are combining their expertise in a bid to provide clients with a turnkey time and cost saving solution for BWT system installations.
03 June 2015
A&P Group, the UK’s largest provider of ship repair, conversion and marine services, has been awarded a multi-million pound Ministry of Defence (MoD) contract to complete the fit-out of the Royal Fleet Auxiliary’s new fleet of four tankers.
27 January 2015
With two major renewables projects under its belt, A&P Falmouth is gaining a reputation for working hand-in-hand with marine renewable energy developers to overcome the technical challenges of manufacturing devices that can endure in energetic seas
13 January 2015
A&P Falmouth, one of Europe’s leading Ship Repair Companies based in Falmouth Docks, is looking to recruit Marine Engineers, Steel Fabricators and experienced Lifting Appointed Persons personnel at Supervisor/Foreman level to work at the ship yard on a full time basis.
11 December 2014
Marine Designs Ltd has just completed its eleventh offshore wind related project with the installation of crew transfer pontoons in Grimsby Fish Docks for the EON Humber Gateway Windfarm Project.
05 November 2014
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22 April 2014
A&P Falmouth has been awarded a landmark contract by leading wave energy firm Seatricity to build a wave energy device to be deployed at Wave Hub, the offshore renewable energy test facility.
17 February 2014
Paul has over 30 years of experience in the Marine sector and has worked at A&P in various roles and served an apprenticeship at Falmouth. Paul will focus on the renewable energy sector.
26 August 2011
A&P Group has won a contract with an important new client, P&O Maritime Services, carrying out conversion work on the company’s impressive European Supporter cable-laying vessel
20 June 2011
A&P Group’s Falmouth yard has invested in and upgraded its engineering workshop as part of its ongoing improvement programme.
27 April 2011
UP to 100 new jobs are on their way to Cornwall after A&P Group’s Falmouth yard, the internationally-renowned ship repair company, won a multi-million pound contract this week.
08 March 2011
A&P has announced its membership to RenewableUK the leading trade and professional body for the UK wind and marine renewable industries. The association currently has over 600 members
02 February 2011
A&P has announced its membership of Subsea UK in a move to show its commitment to the subsea sector. The company will also be exhibiting at SubseaUK 2011 in Aberdeen on 9 and 10 February.
27 January 2011
Marine Designs Ltd, part of the A&P Group, has scooped a Green Energy award for an innovative pontoon system designed to support the offshore renewables industry.
25 January 2011
A&P Tyne has succeeded in bringing a bulk collier owned by UK power giants EON back to the Tyne. The order is a significant achievement for the North East ship repair yard as all refit or repair contracts involving the 37,705 dwt Lord Hinton has gone to Poland in recent years.
05 October 2010