Harland and Wolff

Type: Company
Name: Harland and Wolff
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

NI manufacturing adapting to change

Published Monday, 29 September 2014Manufacturing in Northern Ireland used to employ hundreds of thousands of people, in a special report, UTV Live Tonight examines how the sector is having to adapt in a global world of intense competition.The region's ... [Published UTV - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 1 reports

Experience Christmas with a difference on a ‘Festive Cruise’ with Fred.!

has launched a new Christmas cruising mini-brochure for December 2014, entitled ‘’ The newly-launched cruises, on board Boudicca, are two two-night Dublin mini-breaks, departing on either 10th December 2014 or 12th December 2014, a four-night ‘Irish Christmas ... [Published MyNewsDesk - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 1 reports

New giant rig is just here for ‘parking space’

Residents of Belfast and those living around the lough may have noticed a new hulk which sailed into the city recently.A large oil rig, called the Borgny Dolphin, has docked at Harland and Wolff (H&W).It comes just months after the leviathan-sized Blackford ... [Published NewsLetter - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 1 reports

SA signs nuclear deal with Russia

And it’s a biggie . Fifty billion of your American Dollars. Instantly, there were two camps mobilised on social media; Firstly, there were those that were opposed to the it because of the sudden and apparently clandestine nature of the agreement, and ... [Published News 100 - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

Penarth Probus club learn more about the Titantic

LIEUTENANT Commander Ray Davies of Aberdare delivered this week’s talk on "The loss of RMS Titanic".Ray spent 16 years in the Royal Navy and the sinking of the Titanic is something that has always fascinated him.In 1912 the Titanic was the biggest ship ... [Published Penarth Times - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

B. H. Martin: Wake Me Up In Belfast?

Published Thursday, 11 September 2014Growing up here in the 1980's, there was more chance of me living on the moon in 2014 than my troubled home city becoming a continental tinsel town.But it's true. The thriving Northern Ireland film industry continues ... [Published UTV - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

Titanic Quarter heritage exhibition and drawing event

As part of European Heritage Open Days this weekend, 'The Art of the Possible' event is taking place at Titanic Drawing Offices, Belfast on Saturday (13 September). The pop-up exhibition showcases the potential of our most vacant and vulnerable historic ... [Published Noodls - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 1 reports

Experience unique events at heritage open days weekend

Everyone can enjoy the wealth of heritage on their doorstep this weekend as part of European Heritage Open Days (EHOD). It is a chance to see more than 400 properties and special events across Northern Ireland. The buildings will be opening for free on ... [Published Noodls - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 1 reports

Hot Spots for Travel Alone

Many people travel to hot spots just to find the freedom, enjoy sightseeing and activities. In a website’s poll, fifty-six percent of participants gave freedom as the No.1 reason, 45 percent said a sense of independence and confidence, followed by 30 ... [Published Discounted Hotel Rooms - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 07 2014 - Updated Sep 07 2014 - 2 reports

Carl Frampton crowned world champion on a special night in Belfast

Source: Presseye/Kelvin Boyes/INPHOCARL FRAMPTON GREW up a stone’s throw from the old Harland and Wolff cranes that still hang over Belfast’s skyline.It was only right that he was standing in their shadow when he was crowned world champion on Saturday ... [Published TheJournal.ie - Sep 07 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

New Appointment of Ship and Offshore Unit Repair Director

James Lappin has been appointed to the Board of Harland and Wolff Heavy Industries Limited as Director of Ship & Offshore Unit Repair. He will have total responsibility for developing and growing the company's business in this sector and for the successful ... [Published Noodls - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 24 2014 - Updated Aug 24 2014 - 1 reports

Between the devil and the deep blue sea

We start with the Titanic Belfast, a world-class museum that tells the tumultuous tale of how the "virtually unsinkable" ship was born, built and buried beneath the waves due to a deadly combination of complacency and hubris. Loading article contentWe ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Aug 24 2014]

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"We may not be able to compete from a cost perspective but we look at the innovation that we put into the products and that is where we can start to lead the way, where we are constantly at the forefront and people are catching up with us."
"He showed us his bravery tonight and he certainly showed the skills he's got. He's really got a tremendous future ahead of him."
Ben Board added: "We are delighted to have been selected by Harland and Wolff to execute this historic test. Following several weeks of discussions with the client to ensure a safe and well engineered solution, Unique Seaflex rented 24 WaterLoad™ bags of up to 50t capacity plus two 500t telemetric load cells to record the test. With the insight gained from this project, we are looking forward to repeat business with other clients as well."
...Its engraving is signed off: 'From the Survivors of the Titanic'. Photograph: RR Auction "Unsinkable Molly Brown presents the cup to Captain Rostron. When the ship struck the iceberg, Brown started loading people onto lifeboats just as Rostron received a distress signal and set the Carpathia on course for the Titanic – more than 700 passengers were rescued. Photograph: RR Auction A volt meter belonging to yard worker Thomas McCauley, used in the construction of the Titanic at Harland & Wolff shipyard. Photograph: RR Auction A knife and spoon once used in the management offices of Harland and Wolff. Photograph: RR Auction A steel rivet head taken from the same shipyard by a worker as a souvenir. The head was kept private for years, as its original owner felt a deep sense of shame and grief over the tragedy. Photograph: RR Auction A delicate cobalt blue demitasse cup and saucer destined for the first class à la carte restaurant aboard the Titanic. Photograph: RR Auction A letter written home by one of the ship's Turkish bath attendants, Leonard Taylor, to his parents in Blackpool. Taylor, 18, was paid £4 a week. Photograph: RR Auction The original cross-section and building plans for RMS Titanic, rubber stamped by Harland and Wolff. The plans were used during the inquiry into how the largest passenger ship of its day sank to the bottom of the Atlantic. Photograph: RR Auction The plan's most notable feature is the hand-drawn gash in the side of the ship's sixth boiler (bottom left) where the iceberg hit — the location of this strike allowed water to enter the ship right at the point at which she could no longer stay afloat. Photograph: RR Auction A rare bronze flag plaque from a Titanic lifeboat, accompanied by the travel receipt of Istivan Osatai, who removed the plaque, proving he was a passenger on the Carpathia on the voyage that rescued the Titanic’s survivors. Photograph: RR Auction"

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NI manufacturing adapting to change [Published UTV - Sep 29 2014]
Experience Christmas with a difference on a ‘Fe... [Published MyNewsDesk - Sep 23 2014]
New giant rig is just here for ‘parking space’ [Published NewsLetter - Sep 23 2014]
SA signs nuclear deal with Russia [Published News 100 - Sep 23 2014]
Penarth Probus club learn more about the Titantic [Published Penarth Times - Sep 22 2014]
Ian Paisley: good riddance to a vile bigot [Published Socialist Worker - Sep 12 2014]
B. H. Martin: Wake Me Up In Belfast? [Published UTV - Sep 11 2014]
Titanic Quarter heritage exhibition and drawing... [Published Noodls - Sep 10 2014]
10 best things to do in Belfast: a local's guide [Published Skyscanner - Sep 09 2014]
Experience unique events at heritage open days ... [Published Noodls - Sep 08 2014]
Hot Spots for Travel Alone [Published Discounted Hotel Rooms - Sep 08 2014]
Carl Frampton crowned world champion on a speci... [Published TheJournal.ie - Sep 07 2014]
Frampton sees off battling Martinez [Published Perspicacious.co.uk - Sep 07 2014]
Could an independent heart outweigh a sceptical... [Published Channel 4 - Aug 28 2014]
Archival revival: Titanic [Published Blue Mountains Gazette - Aug 27 2014]
New Appointment of Ship and Offshore Unit Repai... [Published Noodls - Aug 25 2014]
Between the devil and the deep blue sea [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Aug 24 2014]
WaterLoad Test Milestone for Unique Seaflex [Published PR.com Press Releases - Jun 05 2014]
Titanic memorabilia goes under the hammer - in ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Apr 15 2014]
Titanic memorabilia expected to raise $1m at Bo... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Apr 15 2014]
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WaterLoad Test Milestone for Unique Seaflex [Published PR.com Press Releases - Jun 05 2014]
Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, June 05, 2014 --( PR.com )-- A division of the Unique Maritime Group (UMG) which is one of the world’s leading integrated turnkey subsea and offshore solutions providers, Unique Seaflex is proud to have assisted world-renowned ...
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News – offshore company registration news – #1AIM firms: Five years on (Part 2) – Interactive Investor – iii.co.uk 09/16/2011 Interactive InvestorAIM firms: Five years on (Part 2)Interactive InvestorBy early 2007, its shares had shot to highs of 65p ...
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