17 September 2001
17th September 2001
We have received a notification (dated 13th September 2001) from FMR Corp. on
behalf of itself, Fidelity International Limited, these companies'
subsidiaries and their principal shareholder, Mr Edward C. Johnson, that they
now hold a notifiable interest in the ordinary share capital of AMEC plc of
10,843,139 shares, representing 4.71% of the issued capital of that class of
Fidelity had previously notified an interest of 13,750,316 ordinary shares
(5.96%) on 24th August 2001.
C L Fidler
Assistant Group Secretary