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How We're Responding to COVID-19

How We're Responding to COVID-19

March 26, 2020
Group

Due to recent developments, we have decided to temporarily close all of our UK yards from 26th March 2020.

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Our Paul Lawrie Foundation Sponsorship

Our Paul Lawrie Foundation Sponsorship

March 19, 2020
Group

The Paul Lawrie Foundation offers state of the art coaching and facilities to young people. They are dedicated to the development of youth access to Golf across Scotland.

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Celebrating International Women’s Day with Lisa Vauter (VP Finance)

Celebrating International Women’s Day with Lisa Vauter (VP Finance)

March 8, 2020
Group

Our Vice-President of Finance for John Lawrie Tubulars (Houston) shares her experiences of equality and working in industry for International Women's Day.

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John Lawrie Joins Forces With OGUK

John Lawrie Joins Forces With OGUK

February 20, 2020
Decom

We've signed up to membership with Oil and Gas UK. With over 40 years of experience, OGUK has played and continues to play a vital role in providing a gateway to industry expertise and discussion.

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Supporting The River Dee Trust To Plant A Million Trees

Supporting The River Dee Trust To Plant A Million Trees

February 14, 2020
Group

Early in February our Director of Tubulars, Iain Laing purchased 12 trees to help support a local initiative. The River Dee Trust has launched a campaign to plant a million trees in one of the largest restoration projects in the Cairngorms.

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Director to Deliver Lecture to MSc Decom Students at The University of Aberdeen

Director to Deliver Lecture to MSc Decom Students at The University of Aberdeen

January 31, 2020
Group

Our Environmental Director Ray Grant will once again be visiting the University of Aberdeen as he looks to share his insights to the students of the MSc Decommissioning course on the 31st of January. Ray first delivered a guest lecture last year and was happy to receive the return invitation.

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John Lawrie Continues to Invest in Community Sponsorships

John Lawrie Continues to Invest in Community Sponsorships

January 21, 2020
Group

With the beginning of the new decade, we are excited to be continuing many of our ongoing sponsorships and we are dedicated to widening our portfolio of sponsorships. In the meantime, we’d like to share just some of the fantastic initiatives we had the pleasure of sponsoring in 2019.

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Circular Economy Focus sees John Lawrie Group Join Aberdeen Renewable Energy Group

Circular Economy Focus sees John Lawrie Group Join Aberdeen Renewable Energy Group

November 27, 2019
Group

The Aberdeen Renewable Energy Group (AREG) represents its members in the promotion of business in the renewables sector. Its vision to make Aberdeen “as famous for renewables as it is for Oil and Gas” was an attractive proposition for us. This statement is one of the many reasons why we were drawn to joining AREG...

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John Lawrie Decom and Peterson Launch Decommissioning Facility at Pocra Quay

John Lawrie Decom and Peterson Launch Decommissioning Facility at Pocra Quay

November 21, 2019
Decom

John Lawrie Decom, working in partnership with energy logistics specialist, Peterson, has recently launched its latest decommissioning facility at Aberdeen Harbour’s Pocra Quay.

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John Lawrie Group to Represent Circular Economy in North East

John Lawrie Group to Represent Circular Economy in North East

November 15, 2019
Group

Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a networking event in Aberdeen to encourage the adoption of Circular Economy ideals throughout the North East. Our Environmental Director Ray Grant and Marketing Manager Claire Sim will be attending.

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John Lawrie Decom delivers 100% recycling rate for Maersk Decom

John Lawrie Decom delivers 100% recycling rate for Maersk Decom

November 4, 2019
Decom

John Lawrie Decom has recently supported a decommissioning project for Maersk Decom, delivering recycling rates of 100%.

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Strategic Appointment Sees John Lawrie Group Strengthen Decommissioning Capability

Strategic Appointment Sees John Lawrie Group Strengthen Decommissioning Capability

October 24, 2019
Group

Julian joins the Group from ASCO, where, over the past 14 years, he has held various roles, most recently as Decommissioning Development Director & NORM Technical Authority.

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Exceptional Year of Growth for Circular Economy Business

Exceptional Year of Growth for Circular Economy Business

September 27, 2019
Group

John Lawrie Group, the Aberdeen-headquartered metal recycling, decommissioning and steel tubulars business has reported record results for its last financial year. Group financial director, Charlie Parker, said: “For the second successive year, we witnessed an excellent performance across the whole group. Metals and Tubular divisions in the UK continued to show growth in double digits, and the US Tubulars business grew by a staggering 50%”.

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John Lawrie Group Sponsors Shetland LitterCUBES Project

John Lawrie Group Sponsors Shetland LitterCUBES Project

September 20, 2019
Group

John Lawrie Group has increasingly become focused on the future of the circular economy. So, when we were offered the chance to get involved with The Swan Trust and partner with the #LitterCUBES project we jumped at the chance.

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Iconic North East Venue Built on Oil And  Gas Circular Economy

Iconic North East Venue Built on Oil And Gas Circular Economy

August 30, 2019
Group

Many people say Aberdeen is built on oil and gas and it couldn’t be more true when it comes to the newly unveiled P&J Live.

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John Lawrie Metals Director Joins BMRA Board

John Lawrie Metals Director Joins BMRA Board

July 8, 2019
Metals

Dave Weston, Managing Director of Aberdeen-headquartered John Lawrie Group was voted in this month as a member of the board for the British Metals Recycling Association.

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Leading Aberdeen Firms Extend Transport Partnership

Leading Aberdeen Firms Extend Transport Partnership

May 20, 2019
Group

Two leading Aberdeen-headquartered companies have cemented a partnership established at the turn of the century by extending it into the next decade.

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New Forth and Tay Decomissioning Alliance Launched in Dundee

New Forth and Tay Decomissioning Alliance Launched in Dundee

March 28, 2019
Decom

Oil and gas businesses in Dundee have joined forces with the operator of the city’s port to establish a new alliance aimed at positioning Dundee as a central UK hub for North Sea oil and gas decommissioning.

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John Lawrie Group Agrees to Develop Dundee Decom Facility

John Lawrie Group Agrees to Develop Dundee Decom Facility

February 18, 2019
Decom

Metal recycling, decommissioning and steel tubulars specialist, John Lawrie Group, is set to expand its operations in Scotland after agreeing a multi-million pound deal to develop a new site at the Port of Dundee.

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Lecture Helps Educate Future Decom Experts

Lecture Helps Educate Future Decom Experts

February 12, 2019
Decom

The decommissioning expertise that John Lawrie Group has amassed over the past 25 years has been shared with a group of students studying the subject in Aberdeen.

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John Lawrie Tubulars Delivers Steel Piling Pipe for Montrose Port Upgrade

John Lawrie Tubulars Delivers Steel Piling Pipe for Montrose Port Upgrade

January 24, 2019
Tubulars

John Lawrie Tubulars is supporting the first phase of piling on a multi-million pound redevelopment project at Montrose Port.

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