Scottish company Industrial Ropes, which supplies wire rope to the energy industry and other markets, is being rebranded as RopeQuip following a restructuring by its ultimate parent.
Peterhead-based Maritime Developments' new commercial director said yesterday he saw tremendous scope for the firm to expand at home and abroad.
Inverness is fast becoming a leading centre for support and administration for the energy industry, the boss of a group at the heart of economic diversification in the north said yesterday.
New entrants to the energy industry will debate how the challenges and expectations of the oil and gas and renewable energy industries are being met as part of an introductory course to the energy industry.
The cream of the UK energy industry is gathering in Aberdeen tonight for the pinnacle of its awards calendar, recognising excellence, innovation and achievement across the oil and gas and renewables sectors.
The north and north-east's energy industry has been urged to work through security problems in Nigeria and recognise opportunities in the country.
Industry professionals will gather in Inverness next week to discuss how developments in Scotland's electricity grid network can benefit the renewable-energy sector.
The UK's energy minister has said the country's oil and gas industry would be more certain about health and safety and investment if Scotland remained in the Union.
WE LIVE in strange, even desperate times and yet the energy industry is prospering. Anecdotally, while it remains next to impossible to borrow sensibly from banks although they would deny this, the healthy energy sector has other ways of financing its ambitions, notably via private equity.
FALCK Nutec said yesterday it was seeing growing demand for its courses as the energy industry continued to rise to the challenge of installation-emergency training.
THE organisers of an award ceremony in Aberdeen recognising success in the energy industry said yesterday that a new renewables category had already attracted a high level of interest.
Energy service company Senergy, of Aberdeen, said yesterday it had seen a substantial increase in business, particularly in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
The UK Government and industry could learn from a new book chronicling the history of the North Sea energy industry, Alex Salmond said last night.
Scottish energy industry service company the Global Energy Group this morning announced it had succeeded in its bid to buy Nigg yard.
Ed Miliband has unveiled radical plans to reward companies which invest - paving the way for a future Labour government to offer tax breaks to some North Sea oil and gas firms.
OIL and gas engineering consultancy Optimus (Aberdeen) announced yesterday the biggest intake of graduates in its 12-year history.
A NEW oil and gas industry website launched by the Press and Journal has been commended in the Scottish Parliament.
THE north's leading organisation for energy and engineering businesses is launching awards to celebrate the sector.
ABERDEEN Renewable Energy Group has attracted another 10 new members in two months.
The boss of Aberdeen harbour has predicted the North Sea energy industry will continue to generate significant traffic at the port for many years to come.
A group of north-east schools - all members of the SCDI's Young Engineers & Science Clubs - gathered at Shell's Woodbank House in Aberdeen last month to showcase just how inventive and perceptive they can be when it comes to science and technology.
Decom North Sea staged its first major conference last week, at Dunblane, in partnership with UK Oil and Gas to a capacity audience.
Scottish oil and gas service companies are in the Norwegian city of Stavanger for the Offshore Northern Seas (ONS) show which starts today.
ABERDEEN company Asset Development and Improvement (ADI) is relocating its head office in the city and planning to add another 10 people to its workforce.
A group of companies has made what could be one of the biggest North Sea oil discoveries in nearly a decade.