Vickers to consolidate

Vickers is closing its Edinburgh-based marine engineering company Brown Brothers, which employs 240 staff, and transferring operations to its subsidiary, Ulstein UK in Dalgety Bay, Dunfermline. No decision has yet been made on how many staff will be transferred to the Dunfermline site, where a new firm, Vickers Ulstein Marine Systems-UK, is being set up. […]

Vickers is closing its Edinburgh-based marine engineering company Brown Brothers, which employs 240 staff, and transferring operations to its subsidiary, Ulstein UK in Dalgety Bay, Dunfermline.

No decision has yet been made on how many staff will be transferred to the Dunfermline site, where a new firm, Vickers Ulstein Marine Systems-UK, is being set up.

Vickers is also moving its Kent subsidiary, Kamewa UK, the sales and service arm for its Scandinavian marine engineering group, to Dunfermline.