Titanic shipyard in Northern Ireland calls in administrators : Titanic shipyard in Northern Ireland calls in administrators
LONDON - The Belfast shipyard that built the Titanic has called in administrators after last-ditch efforts failed to rescue a company that had once typified Britain's industrial might.
Harland and Wolff appointed BDO as administrators after its Norwegian parent company, Dolphin Drilling, failed to find a buyer, union officials said. An insolvency hearing is set for Tuesday.
The shipyard was best known for constructing the doomed White Star liner, Titanic, which sank on its maiden tra...