§ 18. Mr. Ralph Howell
asked the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry if he is satisfied with the response to the small engineering firms investment scheme 2.474W
batch of Leander class frigates is to be modernised with a half-life refit, and for each ship where the refit has been completed, the time involved, date of completion of the work and its cost.
§ Mr. Trippier
Yes. Over 6,100 applications for support were received, representing new investment in advanced capital equipment of £290 million.