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Award of contracts for ship maintenance at Inchgreen Dry Dock, Greenock: FOI release

Published: 11 Oct 2018

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

Published:
11 Oct 2018
Award of contracts for ship maintenance at Inchgreen Dry Dock, Greenock: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/18/02760
Date received: 2 October 2018
Date responded: 8 October 2018
 
Information requested
 
  • Any correspondence or details of meetings between Scottish Ministers or Scottish Government officials and the UK Ministry of Defence regarding the award of contracts for ship maintenance at Inchgreen Dry Dock in Greenock.
  • Correspondence or details/minutes of meetings between Scottish Ministers or Scottish Government officials regarding Inchgreen Dry Dock in Greenock and Clydeport/Peel Ports since 1 January 2017.
Response
 
There has not been any correspondence or meetings between Scottish Ministers or Scottish Government officials and the UK Ministry of Defence regarding the award of contracts for ship maintenance at Inchgreen Dry Dock in Greenock.

Regarding your second point, copies of the relevant correspondence have been attached below. Please note that Keith Brown, former Cabinet Secretary for the Economy, Jobs and Fair Work, met with Save Inchgreen Drydock campaigners on the 29 May to accept a petition. At the meeting it was agreed that Mr Brown would meet with Peel Ports at a later date and, subsequently, report back to the campaigners on that meeting’s outcome. We are awaiting contact from Peel Ports to make the necessary arrangements.

For your information, there have also been a number of Parliamentary Questions on Inchgreen Drydock, which can be located on the Scottish Parliament website:
www.parliament.scot/parliamentarybusiness/28877.aspx
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