Babcock International Group is the UK’s leading provider of through – life engineering support services to the Royal Navy. Drawing on an unmatched range of engineering and technical skills, the Marine & Technology division operates a wide range of strategic shore – based naval support facilities and provides through – life services and deep maintenance to the Royal Navy’s major warships and nuclear powered submarines.
Based primarily in the UK, but with a growing position in select international markets, our c 26,000 skilled staff design, design, build, manage, operate and maintain assets that are vital to both the public and private sectors.
We provide cost saving solutions and greater availability to key customers such as MoD, central and local government, regulated bodies, international navies and blue chip companies.
The division continues to grow its activities in Canada and Australia whilst expanding into other overseas naval market sectors. It is also utilising its core capabilities and skills to increase its footprint in the commercial marine and offshore energy sectors. We are currently building 2 OPV’s for the Irish Naval Service, the first ship is scheduled to be handed over to the customer in 2014.
While continuing to support the current UK fleet, we will have a key role in future programmes providing in-service support to the Astute class and the delivery of systems and engineering support to the Successor class submarines.
Our strategy supports and has helped define our individual business model and sets us apart from others operating in our markets. They have been the basis of our successful track record of growth for more than ten years and have created the strong platform which we believe will continue to long-term, sustainable growth and value. Fundamental to the future success of our business is our commitment to delivering operational excellence for our customers.