North-east marine and subsea services provider Geoships said yesterday it wanted to recruit 40 people after taking on a new vessel.
renewable energy sectors
Representatives of the oil and gas industry said last night there was no "adversarial feelings" between the sector and renewable energy businesses - but cast doubt on whether the Scottish Government targets could be met.
The UK's largest heavy lift crane hire company, Weldex (International) Offshore, is in discussions to open a new base in the north.
Global Energy Group of Scotland revealed yesterday that profits had more than doubled in its last financial year and it is forecasting "considerable" growth ahead.
Oil and gas leaders met in Aberdeen yesterday to discuss how to develop renewable energy offshore.
Hydro Group officially opened its new £4.2million headquarters yesterday at Aberdeen Science and Energy Park.