Cammell Laird Shiprepairers & Shipbuilders

Specialising in complex Conversion & Upgrade projects.  A comprehensive range of facilities and experienced management and workforce can deliver your project from concept to completion.

Cammell Lairds undertake numerous, repair, dry-docking and engineering projects annually on every type of vessel, ranging from the largest passenger ship to the smallest dredger. These projects can be accommodated afloat or in dock as necessary.

Complex refits are also undertaken on a regular basis on a variety of vessels including specialist offshore vessels, passenger and freight ferries, military auxiliaries, all types of cargo ships and specialist research and support craft.

The strategic location on the west coast of the UK requires minimal deviation from Atlantic and Channel Trades and is ideally placed to deal with the continually increasing traffic generated by the Port of Liverpool and the Irish Sea.

The Group have the full array of skills and facilities to deal with any type requirement including:

  • Aluminium, steel repairs and renewals.
  • Manufacture, and installation of replacement or new cargo handling equipment such as stern doors, vehicle ramps, mezzanine decks and lifts.
  • Main and Auxiliary Engine strip down and over-haul.
  • Ancillary machinery equipment repairs/renewals.
  • Deck machinery equipment repairs, renewals and testing.
  • Steering gear, shafting and propulsion machinery repairs and renewals.
  • Blasting, coating and material preservation.
  • Offshore equipment mobilisation installations.
NO 4 DOCK
Overall Length: 125m
Length along blocks: 100m
Breadth at entrance: 21m
Minimum breadth inside: 25m
Blocks: W0.3m
L1.23m
H1.36m
Maximum Water Depth over Blocks: 8m
Average Time to pump dry: 4hrs
Permanent dockside craneage: 1 x 15 tonne

NO 5 DOCK

Overall Length: 289m
Length along blocks: 270m
Breadth at entrance: 42.7m
Minimum breadth inside: 44.7m
Blocks: W 1.53m
L .420mH 1.5m
Maximum Water Depth over Blocks: 11.5m
Average Time to pump dry: 3.5hrs
Permanent dockside craneage: 1 x 50 tonne
1 x 15 tonne

NO 6 DOCK

Overall Length: 203m
Length along blocks: 185m
Breadth at entrance: 23.3m
Minimum breadth inside: 23.5m
Blocks: W 1.23m

L .32mH 1.36m

Maximum Water Depth over Blocks: 9m
Average Time to pump dry: 3hrs
Permanent dockside craneage: 1 x 40 tonne

1 x 8 tonne

NO 7 DOCK

Overall Length: 251m
Length along blocks: 235m
Breadth at entrance: 25.5m
Minimum breadth inside: 26.1m
Blocks: W 1.23m
L .31m
H 1.31m
Maximum Water Depth over Blocks: 10m
Average Time to pump dry: 4hrs
Permanent dockside craneage: 1 x 40 tonne
1 x 26 tonne