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07.03.17

The role for Maritime Director is now live on Civil Service Jobs

The role for Maritime Director is now live on Civil Service Jobs About the job Department for Transport is a hugely interesting and varied Department. The Maritime Directorate sits within the International, Security and Environment Gr...

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02.02.17

Defence Secretary hails global outlook of Midlothian naval engineers

The Defence Secretary hailed the global outlook of a Midlothian-based world leader in naval innovation, design and manufacture today. Sir Michael Fallon visited MacTaggart Scott, who design, build, install and maintain engineering systems f...

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24.01.17

Building our Industrial Strategy - Take part in the consultation

BEIS are building a modern Industrial Strategy to deliver a high-skilled, competitive economy that benefits people throughout the UK. Our economy has great strengths, but while many people, places and businesses are thriving, opportuni...

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11.01.17

Lord Prior of Brampton appointment

Lord Prior of Brampton was appointed Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at BEIS in December 2016, and joined the department on 3 January 2017. He previously served at the Department of Health as Minister for NHS Productivity from M...

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11.01.17

£100 million partnership to upgrade Antarctic research facilities

The British Antarctic Survey has announced a £100m programme to upgrade polar infrastructure including the Rothera Research Station, ensuring the UK remains a world leader in science and polar-based innovation. The investment wil...

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