Cockwells Site Development

Applicant: Cockwells Modern & Classic Boatbuilding Ltd

Summary

This project will create a bespoke, high quality, modern workspace for Cockwells Modern & Classic Boatbuilding Ltd, one of Cornwall’s leading specialist marine manufacturers.  This will provide a solid platform for innovation and the long-term growth of the business.

Impact

As a direct result of the project, Cockwells aims to achieve the following core objectives by 2021:

  • Create 1,300 sqm BREEAM Excellent, modern, accessible workspace
  • Increase production
  • Create 10 highly skilled full time equivalent jobs over the next 4 years
  • Attract private sector investment
  • Access new UK and international markets, increasing exports
  • Enhance Cornwall’s competitive advantage in the marine sector
  • Introduce Lean Processing to maximise efficiency of operation

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Investment & Outcomes

Investment

  • ERDF – £491,825
  • Cockwells Modern & Classic Boat Building Ltd – £606,187

Project Outcomes