§ 59. Captain Orr
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer how many companies have contracts with the Government worth more than £1 million per annum.
§ Mr. MacDermot
I regret that this information is not readily available in the form asked for by the hon. and gallant Member. I am making inquiries of all the Departments concerned and will send him what information I can.
§ 60. Captain Orr
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will state the names of those companies which are now engaged upon Government contracts of over £5 million per annum.
§ Mr. MacDermot
I regret that information is not available in precisely the form sought by the hon. and gallant Member. However, the following is a list of companies having one or more Government contracts, each of which is worth more than £5 million in total.
- Associated Bridge Builders Ltd— consortium of Sir W. Arrol and Co. Ltd. Cleveland Bridge and Engineering Co. Ltd., Dorman Long Bridge and Engineering Ltd.
- Associated Electrical Industries Ltd.
- Automatic Telephone and Electric Company Ltd.
- Bristol-Siddeley Engines Ltd.
- British Aircraft Corporation Ltd.
- British Eagle International Airlines Ltd.
- John Brown and Co. Ltd.
- Cammell Laird and Co. (Shipbuilders and Engineers) Ltd.
- Christiani and Nielsen Ltd. with Lehane, McKenzie and Shand Ltd. (in consortium).
- Christiani-Shand Ltd.
- Richard Costain Ltd. with Higgs and Hill Ltd. (in consortium).
- Dowsett Engineering and Construction Ltd.
- Elliot Brothers (London) Ltd.
- English Electric Company Ltd
- Esso Petroleum Co. Ltd.
- Fairfield Shipbuilding and Engineering Co. Ltd.
- Ferranti Ltd.
- Harland and Wolff Ltd.
- Hawker-Siddeley Aviation Ltd.
- Hawker-Siddeley Dynamics Ltd.
- Hawthorn Leslie (Shipbuilders) Ltd.
- John Laing Construction Ltd.
- Sir Alfred McAlpine and Son Ltd. with Leonard Fairclough Ltd. (in consortium).
- Sir Robert McAlpine and Sons.
- A. Monk and Co. Ltd.
- Sir Lindsay Parkinson and Co. Ltd.
- Rolls-Royce Ltd.
- Rolls-Royce and Associates Ltd.
- Joseph Sankey and Sons Ltd.
- Scott's Shipbuilding and Engineering Co. Ltd.
- Shell-Mex and B.P. Ltd.
- Shell International Petroleum Co. Ltd.
- Short Brothers and Harland Ltd.
- Tarmac Civil Engineering Ltd.
- Vickers Armstrong (Engineers) Ltd.
- Vickers Armstrong (Shipbuilders) Ltd.
- George Wimpey and Co. Ltd.