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S5W-19042: Jamie Greene (West Scotland)

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

Date lodged: 25 September 2018

To ask the Scottish Government, further to the answer to question S5T-01217 by Derek Mackay on 18 September 2018 (Official Report, c. 7), what discussions it has had with (a) Ferguson Marine and (b) Caledonian Assets Maritime Ltd (CMAL) regarding moving the development of the ferries to another shipyard for completion.

Answered by: Derek Mackay 6 November 2018

As part of its approach to risk management mitigation, Transport Scotland had discussions with Caledonian Maritime Assets Ltd on the potential time and cost implications of moving the two new ferries to an alternative location for completion.