Harland & Wolff Group Holdings PLC (formerly InfraStrata)

Harland & Wolff Group Holdings PLC is UK quoted company focused on strategic infrastructure projects and physical asset lifecycle management.

The company is the owner of the Harland & Wolff brand and controls a number of facilities in the UK.  This includes the famous Harland & Wolff shipyard in Belfast from which the holding company takes its name.

Harland & Wolff Belfast is the main ship repair facility within the group. It houses two of the largest dry docks in Europe – Belfast Building Dock and Belfast Dry Dock.  Belfast Building Dock is amongst the largest dry docks in the world.

The company also has a smaller shipyard facility at Appledore, Devon, and a fabrication facilities at Methil and Arnish Point in Scotland.

Harland & Wolff Group Holdings is also developing a gas storage cavern at Islandmagee.  This is taking place using the subsidiary company Islandmagee Energy.  The gas cavern project started while Harland & Wolff Group was still trading under its previous name, Infrastrata.  This was also prior to the acquisition of the shipyard and fabrication assets.

The Islandmagee gas storage project was awarded a construction licence during October 2021 after a lengthy process.  There are also plans to store hydrogen eventually.  This will potentially be produced using excess electricity generated by wind farms.

The majority of articles concerning Harland & Wolff on this website concern its ship repair activities.

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