Robertson Group plc

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Authorized form of name

Robertson Group plc

Parallel form(s) of name

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Other form(s) of name

  • Robertson Research Holdings Ltd (1975-1984)
  • Robertson Research plc (1984-1987)
  • Robertson Group Ltd (1987-1988)
  • RBLC (No.4) 1996 Ltd (1996-c 2004)

Identifiers for corporate bodies

Company number 1212786

Description area

Dates of existence

1975-c 2004

History

The company was registered in May 1975 as Robertson Research Holdings Ltd. It was the major equity holder and controlling organisation of the Robertson Research Group, the geological research and consultancy arm of William Robertson Shipowners Ltd. It operated through a number of subsidiary companies.

In March 1984, it was reregistered as a public company called Robertson Research plc. In October 1987, it was renamed Robertson Group Ltd. In 1988, it was renamed Robertson Group plc. In 1991, it was taken over by Simon Engineering plc. In April 1996, it was renamed RBLC (No.4) 1996 Ltd.

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Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Related entity

Simon Engineering plc

Identifier of the related entity

C0260

Category of the relationship

hierarchical

Dates of the relationship

1991 - ?

Description of relationship

Simon Engineering plc took over Robertson Group plc.

Related entity

Robertson Research International Ltd (1970-2004)

Identifier of the related entity

C0259

Category of the relationship

hierarchical

Dates of the relationship

1975-

Description of relationship

Robertson Research International Ltd was a subsidiary of Robertson Group plc.

Related entity

Robertson Research (Australia) Pty Ltd (Formed 1970)

Identifier of the related entity

C0461

Category of the relationship

hierarchical

Dates of the relationship

Description of relationship

Robertson Research (Australia) Pty Ltd was a subsidiary of Robertson Group plc.

Related entity

Robertson Research (North America) Ltd

Identifier of the related entity

C0268

Category of the relationship

hierarchical

Dates of the relationship

Description of relationship

Robertson Research (North America) Ltd was a subsidiary of Robertson Group plc.

Related entity

Robertson Research (Singapore) Private Ltd (Formed 1974)

Identifier of the related entity

C0265

Category of the relationship

hierarchical

Dates of the relationship

Description of relationship

Robertson Research (Singapore) Private Ltd was a subsidiary of Robertson Group plc.

Related entity

Robertson Research Civil and Marine Ltd

Identifier of the related entity

C0270

Category of the relationship

hierarchical

Dates of the relationship

Description of relationship

Robertson Research Civil and Marine Ltd was a subsidiary of Robertson Group plc.

Related entity

Scottish Curling Stone Company Ltd

Identifier of the related entity

C0269

Category of the relationship

hierarchical

Dates of the relationship

Description of relationship

Scottish Curling Stone Company Ltd was a subsidiary of Robertson Group plc.

Related entity

Robertson Research Group (1961-c 2004)

Identifier of the related entity

C0272

Category of the relationship

associative

Dates of the relationship

Description of relationship

Robertson Group plc was the major equity holder and controlling organisation of Robertson Research Group.

Related entity

Robertson Geologging Ltd (Formed 1986)

Identifier of the related entity

C0261

Category of the relationship

associative

Dates of the relationship

Description of relationship

Robertson Geologging Ltd was a subsidiary of Robertson Group plc.

Related entity

William Robertson Shipowners Ltd, 1949-1997 (1949-1997)

Identifier of the related entity

C0026

Category of the relationship

associative

Dates of the relationship

Description of relationship

Robertson Group plc was the controlling organisation of the Robertson Research Group, the geological research and consultancy arm of William Robertson Shipowners Ltd.

Related entity

Robertson Research Company Ltd (Formed 1961)

Identifier of the related entity

C0256

Category of the relationship

associative

Dates of the relationship

Description of relationship

Robertson Research Company Ltd was an associated company of Robertson Group plc.

Access points area

Occupations

Control area

Authority record identifier

C0038

Institution identifier

GB 249

Rules and/or conventions used

ISAAR(CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons and Families, International Council on Archives (2nd edition, 2003); Rules for the construction of personal, place and corporate names, National Council on Archives (1997).

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Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Created by Victoria Peters, December 2010.

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