Royal Navy Ship Orders: Assurance Sought By Unions

Posted on October 20, 2017

Unite senior shop steward at BAE Systems, Duncan McPhee, said he was “not sure” if he could trust government promises on future orders. Mr Fallon said future work could underpin a “renaissance in UK shipbuilding”. The union believes the UK government has reduced its commitment to building type 31e warships on the Clyde. Mr McPhee said: “The national shipbuilding strategy has changed. This work should have been concentrated in Glasgow.

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