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Written Answers — Department for International Trade: Trade Promotion: Botswana (13 Dec 2016)

Mark Garnier: .... However, as trade promotion activity across the whole of Southern Africa is managed regionally, the hub in Johannesburg provides support to post where needed. A recent example of success is a Thales deal to supply the Botswana government with equipment to help in the fight against illegal wildlife trade. In this case the deal was also supported by DIT’s Defence and Security...

Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Armed Forces: Scotland (23 Nov 2016)

Margaret Ferrier: ...the Secretary of State for Defence, pursuant to the Answer of 15 November 2016 to Question 52406 and with reference to the speech delivered by the Secretary of State for Defence on 15 April 2014 at Thales, whether it is still his Department's policy to base 12,500 regular armed forces personnel in Scotland by 2020.

Parliamentary Constituencies (Amendment) Bill (18 Nov 2016)

Drew Hendry: .... Is my hon. Friend aware that the other proposed constituency, Inverness and Skye, would be the size of the country of Cyprus? We do not need Aristotle to point out that that is bad philosophy, but Thales would surely point out that it is very bad geographically.

Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Armed Forces Covenant (17 Nov 2016)

Mark Lancaster: ...are: Airbus Amey Atkins Atos Babcock BAE Systems Boeing Capita Carillion Compass Group Deloitte EY G4S General Dynamics Hewlett Packard Interserve KBR KPMG Leonardo PwC Rolls Royce Serco Sodexo Thales

Scottish Parliament: Innovation (17 Nov 2016)

Richard Leonard: ...yesterday morning I visited the innovation centre for sensor and imaging systems in Glasgow and was suitably impressed by much of what I saw. There was engagement with some big companies that operate in the Scottish economy, from Thales Optronics to FirstBus. However, many of those who are innovating are small businesses—sometimes microbusinesses—and the markets that they are...

Oral Answers to Questions — Northern Ireland: Northern Ireland Economy (26 Oct 2016)

Graham Evans: ...Ireland economy, and particularly the fact that unemployment has fallen to its lowest levels since Labour’s great recession. I also welcome last week’s excellent news of the investment from Thales. Will my right hon. Friend continue to prioritise making the case for Northern Ireland as a great place to live, work and do business?

Northern Ireland Assembly: Oral Answers to Questions — Economy: Bombardier: Jobs (25 Oct 2016)

Simon Hamilton:, we launched a new space strategy for Northern Ireland. I did not think that I would ever be in a position or a job where I would announce a space strategy in Northern Ireland. However, Thales, which is located in the Member's constituency — I had the pleasure of visiting it with her in the summer — is doing some fantastic work and is a real pioneer in the space sector....

Written Answers — Department for Transport: Network Rail: Thales (12 Oct 2016)

Andy McDonald: To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what the cost of the contract between Network Rail and Thales has been by heading for the supply of two first deployment traffic management systems for rail operating centres at (a) Cardiff and (b) Romford since the award of that contract.

Defence: Continuous At-Sea Deterrent - Motion to Take Note (13 Jul 2016)

Lord Arbuthnot of Edrom: paying tribute to the Minister for his stamina—he is clearly a young man—and I should draw the attention of the House to my interests, as set out in the register, particularly in relation to Thales and Babcock. I agree with the noble Lord, Lord West of Spithead, on one point—on many points, in fact—about the achievement of the Atomic Weapons Establishment and our...

Previous Business – Commons: Select Committee (4 Jul 2016)

Transport: Rail technology: signalling and traffic management. 4:05 pm; Room 16, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: Alistair McPhee, Vice President, Ground Transportation Systems, Thales Paul Copeland, Managing Director, Siemens Rail Automation Nick Crossfield, Managing Director UK and Ireland, Alstom Andy Course, Chief Operating Officer, Eversholt Rail Malcolm Brown, Chief Executive, Angel Trains Tim Gilbert, Engineering Director, Porterbrook Leasing

Oral Answers to Questions — Business, Innovation and Skills: Topical Questions (28 Jun 2016)

Mary Robinson: The Greater Manchester region is a huge supporter of apprenticeships, with 30,000 starts last year alone. I recently met the young apprentices from Thales in my constituency, who are doing excellent and innovative work on the development of underwater sonar systems. Will the Minister outline what additional support his Department is giving to the city region to increase apprenticeship uptake?

Women and Equalities: STEM Careers (26 May 2016)

Nick Thomas-Symonds: I recently visited the Thales site in Crawley and saw some wonderful high-quality engineering jobs; unfortunately, not enough of them are held by women. Will the Government heed the recent findings of the CBI that over 90% are not receiving the careers advice they need, and support face-to-face careers advice from age 11, which would assist more women to enter engineering careers?

Northern Ireland Economy (11 May 2016)

Ben Wallace: ...’s businesses for something that is within the Executive’s power to put right. I will do everything I can to help with that. It is great that we have some real blue chip companies based in Northern Ireland. Thales is doing well, and I was delighted that 80 new jobs were announced this week in AXA over in Derry. That is all going in the right direction, but I understand that...

Written Answers — Cabinet Office: Government Departments: Procurement (19 Apr 2016)

Matthew Hancock: ...Trillium 640m 1.5% BT Group Plc 620m 1.4% Airtanker Limited 490m 1.1% Atos 490m 1.1% The Boeing Company 460m 1.1% Qinetiq Limited 440m 1.0% Connect Ltd 430m 1.0% Serco Limited 400m 0.9% Thales Group 380m 0.9% Interserve Plc 350m 0.8% Airwave Solutions 340m 0.8% Carillion Plc...

Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Unmanned Air Vehicles (28 Jan 2016)

Lord Campbell of Pittenweem: To ask Her Majesty’s Government when they expect the Thales Watchkeeper unmanned aerial vehicle to come into full service.

Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Unmanned Air Vehicles (17 Dec 2015)

Andrew Smith: To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how many of the Watchkeeper unmanned aerial vehicles purchased from Thales have been handed over to the British Army.

Strategic Defence and Security Review — Motion to Take Note (3 Dec 2015)

Lord Arbuthnot of Edrom: ...and current Defence Ministers, and how thankful I am that I have only four minutes, which has to limit the number of mistakes I can make—but time will tell. I declare my interests in that I advise Thales UK; Pure Storage, the computer storage company; and the strategic company SC Strategy Ltd. I am also an unpaid adviser for the Electric Infrastructure Security Council of the United...

Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Unmanned Air Vehicles (26 Nov 2015)

Philip Dunne: Development costs are not separately identified as they are included within the main Demonstration, Manufacturing and Initial Support contract with Thales UK. The current total financial approval for development and delivery of Watchkeeper to Full Operating Capability is 927 million.

Oral Answers to Questions — Northern Ireland: National Procurement Contracts (25 Nov 2015)

Gavin Robinson: I know that the Minister, like me, is proud of the contribution that Thales, Bombardier and Harland and Wolff, which are in my constituency, make. However, following Monday’s strategic defence and security review, will the Minister, alongside the aerospace, defence and security group, undertake to organise a round table, where companies in east Belfast and across Northern Ireland can...

Northern Ireland Assembly: Private Members' Business: Trident Nuclear Weapons Programme (24 Nov 2015)

Gordon Dunne: ...from 2016 to the late 2020s through the 40 billion replacement scheme. The defence industry sustains thousands of jobs across the United Kingdom, including jobs in Northern Ireland. Firms such as Thales, which leads on defence research and development, and Caterpillar, among others, are major local employers that are involved in the defence supply chain. Indeed, the Prime...

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