Collingwood, being a long standing member of the Mersey Maritime group. Know the value it offers with providing both knowledge and resources to firms both new and more established in the North West Maritime industry.
Mersey Maritime, the body representing the Liverpool City Region’s maritime sector, has reported record growth in 2016 after membership figures sailed past the 200 mark. So far this year, 23 businesses have teamed up with the trade group either as sponsors, executive club or standard level members, bringing the organisation’s total membership to 203. Chris Shirling-Rooke, the CEO of Mersey Maritime, is confident the group has developed a reputation as one of the most successful maritime cluster organisations in Europe, representing the interests of over 1,700 businesses in the marine, logistics and energy sectors. Further, Chis has attributed some of the organisation’s success to the long-term support of a number of the region’s biggest industry players, including Peel Group, Cammell Laird and Bibby.