27 relations: Babcock International, BAE Systems, BAE Systems Maritime – Naval Ships, Boat building, British Nuclear Fuels Ltd, British Shipbuilders, FTSE 250 Index, Glasgow, HMNB Portsmouth, John I. Thornycroft & Company, Jordan Company, Labour Party (UK), London Stock Exchange, Management buyout, Mirabella V, Nationalization, Portchester, Portsmouth, Private equity fund, Put option, Shipyard, Southampton, Subsidiary, Trafalgar Wharf, Portsmouth, Vosper & Company, VT Communications, Woolston, Southampton.
Babcock International Group plc is a British multinational corporation headquartered in the United Kingdom, that specialise in support services managing complex assets and infrastructure in safety- and mission-critical environments.
BAE Systems plc is a British multinational defence, security, and aerospace company.
BAE Systems Maritime – Naval Ships is a wholly owned subsidiary company of BAE Systems plc, specialising in naval surface shipbuilding and combat systems integration.
Boat building, one of the oldest branches of engineering, is concerned with constructing the hulls of boats and, for sailboats, the masts, spars and rigging.
British Nuclear Fuels Limited (BNFL) was a nuclear energy and fuels company owned by the UK Government.
British Shipbuilders Corporation (BS) was a public corporation that owned and managed the shipbuilding industry in Great Britain from 1977 through the 1980s.
The FTSE 250 Index is a capitalisation-weighted index consisting of the 101st to the 350th largest companies listed on the London Stock Exchange.
Glasgow (Glesga; Glaschu) is the largest city in Scotland, and third most populous in the United Kingdom.
Her Majesty's Naval Base, Portsmouth (HMNB Portsmouth) is one of three operating bases in the United Kingdom for the British Royal Navy (the others being HMNB Clyde and HMNB Devonport).
John I. Thornycroft & Company Limited, usually known simply as Thornycroft was a British shipbuilding firm founded by John Isaac Thornycroft in Chiswick in 1866.
The Jordan Company (TJC) is a private equity firm focused on leveraged buyout and management buyout investments in smaller middle-market companies across a range of industries.
The Labour Party is a centre-left political party in the United Kingdom.
The London Stock Exchange (LSE) is a stock exchange located in the City of London, England.
A management buyout (MBO) is a form of acquisition where a company's existing managers acquire a large part or all of the company from either the parent company or from the private owners.
M5 is a sloop-rigged super yacht launched in 2003 as Mirabella V. She is the largest single-masted yacht ever built.
Nationalization (or nationalisation) is the process of transforming private assets into public assets by bringing them under the public ownership of a national government or state.
Portchester is a locality and suburb northwest of Portsmouth, England.
Portsmouth is a port city in Hampshire, England, mainly on Portsea Island, south-west of London and south-east of Southampton.
A private equity fund is a collective investment scheme used for making investments in various equity (and to a lesser extent debt) securities according to one of the investment strategies associated with private equity.
In finance, a put or put option is a stock market device which gives the owner of a put the right, but not the obligation, to sell an asset (the underlying), at a specified price (the strike), by a predetermined date (the expiry or maturity) to a given party (the seller of the put).
A shipyard (also called a dockyard) is a place where ships are built and repaired.
Southampton is the largest city in the ceremonial county of Hampshire, England.
A subsidiary, subsidiary company or daughter company"daughter company.
Trafalgar Wharf is a shipyard in Portsmouth accommodating marine engineering businesses ranging from sailmakers and boat brokers to boat builders.
Vosper & Company, often referred to simply as Vospers, was a British shipbuilding company based in Portsmouth, England.
VT Communications was a part of VT Group plc.
Woolston is a suburb of Southampton, Hampshire, located on the eastern bank of the River Itchen.