Southern Joint Professions Group, Autumn Event 2016
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Griffon Hoverwork

Hazel Road

Southampton

SO19 7GB

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The Southern Joint Professions Group lead by the Southern Society of Chartered Accountants is pleased to host their annual autumn event at Griffon Hoverwork.

Hear from Mike Trench, Chief Financial and Commercial Director of Griffon Hoverwork about the dynamics of the hovercraft marker. Take a tour of the manufacturing facility and see first hand how these craft go together. Then enjoy a light buffet and refreshments with an opportunity to network with fellow professionals.


Why you should attend:

  • To network and make new contacts
  • To potentially create new clients & business
  • To discuss industry/job related matters with other peers & professionals
  • To enjoy the tour/talk


Who should attend:

  • Anyone looking to network with other professionals
  • Anyone who wants to take the tour or listen to the talk
  • (this event is not restricted to professional body members only)


Programme

6:30pm Arrival and registration

6:45pm Talk by Mike Trench, Chief Financial and Commercial Director, Griffon Hoverwork Limited

7:15pm Tour of manufacturing facility

8:00pm Light buffet and refreshments

9:00pm Event close


About Griffon Hoverwork

Griffon Hoverwork Ltd (GHL) is at the forefront of hovercraft development and has been involved in the manufacture and operation of hovercraft since they were first conceived, over 50 years ago. Our customers "fly" our hovercraft in all 5 continents and we support over 200 GHL craft in over 41 countries.

Owned and supported by the Bland Group, the company has achieved strong growth. We relocated our main manufacturing facility from Hythe to Merlin Quay, Southampton UK at the beginning of 2011, in order to increase our manufacturing capacity. We now use lean techniques to design and manufacture high quality hovercraft for practical applications.

In the commercial role, our hovercraft are used around the globe for:

  • survey work and civil engineering support
  • logistics and cargo carrying
  • passenger ferries
  • coastal, ice and airport crash rescue
  • mobile medical clinics

Our hovercraft are also in use by those responsible for national security and military operations, missions include:

  • border patrol and surveillance
  • policing and customs duties
  • marine interdiction and infra structure security
  • weapons platforms, troop carriers and logistics vehicles


Refund policy

Once a booking has been made we do not offer refunds unless under special circumstances. If you are unable to attend the event you may nominate an alternative person to attend for no extra charge. All changes to bookings must be in writing to rachel.monk@icaew.com. This can be done up until and even on the day.

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We would like to keep your contact information for future JPG events. Should you not want your data held please email rachel.monk@icaew.com.

The Joint Professions Group is a group of professional bodies consisting of ACCA, ICAEW, STEP, the Hampshire Law Society, CII and CISI. They provide opportunities for their members and other professionals to network and experience unique insights in to local attractions in Hampshire and Dorset. If you are a professional body who would like to be a member of this group please contact rachel.monk@icaew.com.


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Griffon Hoverwork

Hazel Road

Southampton

SO19 7GB

United Kingdom

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