A project manager at a north-east firm shined brightest out of a trio of budding decommissioning experts to win a prestigious award today.
More than a dozen north-east businesses have been selected to take part in an initiative designed to help firms capitalise on Scotland’s offshore wind expansion.
The finalists for the 2020 EIC Awards have been announced, with 39 companies competing for 11 categories at the prestigious energy supply chain awards ceremony, taking place on Thursday 3rd December.
Around 1,400 UKCS wells will have to be abandoned over the next 10 years alone at a cost of £7-8billion of which the UK taxpayer will fund around half, according to Malcolm Banks, wells solution centre manager at the Oil and Gas Technology Centre (OGTC).
A collaboration between Aberdeen University and a North Sea oil firm on underwater lifting technology has been rated “outstanding” by Innovate UK.
The latest version of an innovative north-east scheme to help entrepreneurs get their businesses off to a flying start or take them on to the next level is up and running.
"We've gone from smoked salmon and caviar to baked beans on toast.
North-east offshore chemical engineering firm Aubin Group was yesterday presented with a Queen’s Award in recognition of its overseas sales growth. About 140 awards were announced this year for outstanding business achievement, with Aubin honoured for international trade. The Ellon-based company has beefed up its income from exports by more than 100% in the past three years and has expanded its client base to span 16 countries.