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  • 28 April 2017
    Equipment

    U.S.-based ION Geophysical Corporation has been given a grant by the Scottish Enterprise (SE) for the company’s £1.5 million-worth ($1.93 million) Marlin software development program. ION said on Wednesday that SE’s £522,984 ($673,230) grant would be distributed over 15 months. The company added that the software development program would be aimed at revolutionizing offshore operations […]

  • 17 November 2011

    Scottish Enterprise has published a summary paper setting out the research and development and innovation priorities for offshore wind power generation in Scotland. In a summary paper, Scottish Enterprise sets out the key research and development and innovation priorities for offshore wind power generation in Scotland. The paper summarises the findings of Scottish Enterprise’s foresighting […]

  • 18 May 2012

    One of Scotland’s engineering giants is celebrating after achieving ‘Investors In People’ status. Renfrewshire based, Steel Engineering achieved the award with support from its partnership with Scottish Enterprise and Sound Advice Scotland’s senior partner, Mary McLuskey. The standard reinforces Steel Engineering’s commitment to its employees and the company’s long-term strategic vision. Peter Breslin, Managing Director […]

  • 26 October 2017
    Equipment

    Edinburgh-based Concept Systems, a wholly owned subsidiary of ION Geophysical, has received backing from Scottish Enterprise for the enhancement of its Orca software. The Orca software is a survey planning and management tool for marine seismic survey planning. As explained by ION, Orca integrates and manages data and workflows for seismic data acquisition, enabling geophysical service […]

  • 29 January 2018
    Business & Finance

    Delegates from across the oil and gas industry are being invited to learn about the current state of the subsea industry and what the future might look like at a networking event with Scottish Enterprise. Taking place at the AECC on Wednesday February 7, the ‘Scottish Enterprise Business Breakfast’, will provide guests with a networking […]

  • 12 March 2012
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance

    Scottish Enterprise has welcomed decision by Vince Cable that the headquarters of the new UK Green Investment Bank will be located in Edinburgh. Scottish Enterprise chairman, Crawford Gillies, said: “This is fantastic news for Edinburgh and for Scotland. The Green Investment Bank will be an enduring institution supporting the growth of the UK’s renewable energy […]

  • 14 March 2012

    A public exhibition on plans for a wind turbine stretching to 196 meters in height is scheduled to take place tomorrow at Bayview football stadium between 3pm-7pm, reports Fife Today. Scottish Enterprise is going to submit a planning application to build a single offshore prototype wind turbine at the Fife Energy Park in Methil, for […]

  • 14 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    Scottish Enterprise, an executive Non-Departmental Public Body of the Scottish Government, has published its annual results, which show that GPB 16.3 million has been written off in relation to wave energy company Pelamis Wave Power.  “Our ambitions in relation to Wave Energy were adversely affected by the difficulties experienced by two of Scotland’s key companies, Pelamis and Aquamarine. The […]

  • 12 March 2012
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance

    Scottish Enterprise has welcomed decision by Vince Cable that the headquarters of the new UK Green Investment Bank will be located in Edinburgh. Scottish Enterprise chairman, Crawford Gillies, said: “This is fantastic news for Edinburgh and for Scotland. The Green Investment Bank will be an enduring institution supporting the growth of the UK’s renewable energy […]

  • 19 April 2012
    Business & Finance

    The Cabinet Secretary for Finance, Employment and Sustainable Growth, John Swinney, today announced the re-appointment of Crawford Gillies as Chair of Scottish Enterprise. Scottish Enterprise is the Scottish Government’s main agency for economic development in North East, Central and Lowland Scotland. The Scottish Government provides Scottish Enterprise and Highlands and Islands Enterprise with a clear […]

  • 1 February 2011

    Scotland’s largest ever offshore wind conference will take place in Aberdeen this week bringing together 400 of the most influential… (scottish-enterprise) [mappress] Source: scottish-enterprise, February 01, 2011

  • 5 September 2017
    Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Scottish Enterprise and The Nippon Foundation signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) during Offshore Europe on Tuesday, which will see both organisations work together to invest in research and development projects around subsea technology challenges. The projects will address challenges identified by Japanese industry in consultation with Scotland, who will then collaborate with Scottish companies, […]

  • 23 September 2011

      Scottish Enterprise (SE) wishes to procure a framework of a maximum of 8 suitably qualified and experienced offshore wind contractors to provide Expert Support consultancy input and advice to a range of company types, sizes and from differing principle sectors, who are looking to diversify into the offshore wind sector. This support will vary […]

  • 24 August 2017

    Economic development agency Scottish Enterprise (SE) has awarded £2.2 million ($2.82M) to Scaled Solutions to develop research and development (R&D) solutions for North Sea clients. The Scottish Government said in an announcement on Thursday that, in addition to the £2.2 million ($3.72M) awarded by SE, the company would add £2.9 million to the investment. According […]

  • 30 September 2011

      This new tool will help identify Scotland’s unique capabilities in the offshore environment and enable new Scottish entrants to showcase their capabilities. Jointly developed by Scottish Enterprise (SE) and Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE), the directory allows SE and HIE to profile Scottish companies across over 100 sub-categories in the renewables supply chain. Both […]

  • 4 April 2017
    Research & Development

    A new GBP 16 million Centre of Excellence (CoE) for subsea development is to be established in East Kilbride, Scotland. Led by TÜV SÜD Limited (NEL), this investment will provide Scotland with a unique global capability. TÜV SÜD AG has agreed to invest £11.1 million in its NEL site in East Kilbride to develop the […]

  • 1 February 2011

    Scotland’s largest ever offshore wind conference will take place in Aberdeen this week bringing together 400 of the most influential… (scottish-enterprise) [mappress] Source: scottish-enterprise, February 01, 2011

  • 23 May 2016

    Scottish Renewables, Scottish Enterprise (SE) and Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE) have responded to news that the Beatrice offshore wind project reached financial close and will now proceed to construction. Lindsay Roberts, Senior Policy Manager at Scottish Renewables, said: “Beatrice is the first commercial offshore wind farm to reach this stage of development in Scottish waters. It’s fantastic […]

  • 17 July 2017
    Project & Tenders

    Economic development agency Scottish Enterprise will contribute £11.7 million ($15.3 M) towards Aberdeen Harbour’s £350 million ($457.4 M) expansion, supporting the creation of 2,300 jobs by 2026. According to Scotish Enteprise, Aberdeen Harbour was established as a business by King David I in 1136. That earns it a place in the Guinness Book of Records as […]

  • 20 January 2017
    Research & Development

    Scottish Enterprise has revealed a new subsea engineering action plan.  The news comes as Scottish Government Minister for Business, Innovation and Energy, Paul Wheelhouse, visits oil and gas firm, Enpro Subsea, to announce its new £1.5 million investment to support innovation, a key theme of the plan. Enpro Subsea is to invest £1.5 million in […]

  • 13 September 2017

    Scotland’s Energy Jobs Taskforce has held its final taskforce meeting and is set to transfer its responsibilities to the Oil & Gas Industry Leadership Group. Established by Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon in January 2015, the Energy Jobs Taskforce fulfilled its mandate, which was to ensure a long-term vision focused on securing sustainable change within […]

  • 18 January 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Scottish Enterprise has released a new guide aimed at Scotland’s diversifying oil and gas supply chain which states they it can play an important role in the commercialization of wave and tidal stream energy.