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L to R - Martin Byers (chairman), Simon Richards (secretary), Tom Jenkins (vice treasurer), James Davidson (vice chairman), Donna Doo (communications)

£14million outdoor recreation project relaunched

A north-east mountain biking and adventure sports charity has relaunched its brand and announced a new campaign to raise funds for an ambitious £14million...
Michael Cowlam (left), technical director of Seacroft Marine Consultants with Nigel Robinson, marine and renewables managing director at Apollo

Seacroft and Apollo form marine engineering and assurance collaboration

Two Aberdeen businesses are to collaborate formally to deliver seamless service across the boundaries between engineering and assurance in offshore marine projects. Seacroft Marine Consultants...
A control room at the Sellafield nuclear site

Wood wins $66 million Sellafield control systems framework

Wood has won a contract to supply programmable digital control technologies to the Sellafield nuclear site in Cumbria, UK. The 10-year framework, worth $66 million,...
Petrofac Aberdeen

Ithaca awards construction and commissioning contract to Petrofac

Petrofac’s Engineering and Production Services (EPS) business has secured a construction and commissioning contract with Ithaca Energy valued in the region of US$10 million. Under...
Laura Mackay

Further expansion, million pound turnover and award success for Aberdeen IFA

Phil Anderson Financial Services has accelerated its growth plans with the appointment of Laura Mackay as a mortgage adviser after revealing a turnover of...
EnerMech CEO Doug Duguid

EnerMech completes sale to The Carlyle Group and announces senior board appointments

EnerMech has confirmed the conclusion of its £450m sale to The Carlyle Group and announced the formation of the group’s Board of Directors. John Kennedy...
L-R – Matthew Lowson, Jack Grigor, Barry Fraser, Kyle Evett, Moira Wilkie

Grant Thornton relocates to larger office space and hires four new staff members

Grant Thornton has relocated to larger office space as it continues its expansion in Aberdeen and hired four new team members in the last...
Sandy Manson

Johnston Carmichael reports continued growth with turnover hitting £45.5m

Chartered accountants and business advisers, Johnston Carmichael, has reported a 4% increased in turnover from £43.7m to £45.5m for the financial year ended 31 May 2018. Net...
Marsha Doran

Biodegradable coffee cup advertising company Is brewing In Aberdeen

A new Aberdeen startup has launched which offers advertising on biodegradable coffee cups. Eco Cup Ads is the brainchild of founder and owner Marsha Doran, a...
From left - Normala Abd Rahman and Hazim Noordin

Local Malaysian Restaurant Wins National Awards

Just a little over a year from opening, An Aberdeen-based Malaysian has won “The Best Malaysian Restaurant of the Year” at The Scottish Asian Food Awards...
Alison King (back left) with some staff and kids from the nursery

Newmachar nursery gets high praise from Care Inspectorate

A Newmachar childrens nursery has been rated as ‘very good’ for care and support after being visited by inspectors from the Care Inspectorate. In the report,...

Caroline McKenna: ‘Tis the season for giving

We asked Caroline McKenna, CEO of Social Good HQ to let us know how your organisation can make an impact in 2019. Here are her “12...
From left - Jack Haggerty, Neil McKechnie, Mark Turner and Jamie Baikie

Digital media production company signals growth with three new appointments

Aberdeen-based digital media production company SIGNAL2NOISE has recruited three new members of staff. Jack Haggerty, who takes on the role of Editor & Cameraman, holds...
From left: Chelcie Grant (Genesis Personnel), Graeme McCaw (Double Tree by Hilton Aberdeen Treetops), Bill Howatson (Provost of Aberdeenshire), Gavin Henry (SureVoIP), Barney Crockett (Lord Provost of Aberdeen), Charles Skene (Skene Group) and Brett Jackson (Granite PR)

Granite Expo plans on taking its success south to Dundee

One of the North East’s largest annual one-day business showcase events has been hailed as a resounding success – with plans now in place...
John Warrender

Decom North Sea secures £5million Decommissioning Challenge Fund grant

Decom North Sea, the membership organisation for the oil and gas late life and decommissioning sector, has successfully secured a Decommissioning Challenge Fund (DCF)...
Danny Donald, Aiken Group

Aiken Group buys Arbroath based manufacturing company

Aberdeen-based Aiken Group has bought Arbroath-based D&M Manufacturing & Welding for an undisclosed sum.  As part of Aiken Group, the company will now be known...
(from L to R): Ricky Cowan, Business Development Director; Graeme Allan, Managing Partner; Lyn Calder, Corporate Finance Partner – Head of Deals, Central Belt; Fraser Porter, CEO of AAB Wealth Ltd

Accountancy firm secures £4m funding package for expansion

Anderson Anderson & Brown (AAB), one of the UK’s leading Chartered Accountants and Business Advisory firms, has secured a £4m funding package from Barclays...
Marischal Square

New tenant takes 26,400 sq. ft in Marischal Square development

Creative working environment provider, Spaces, has become the latest occupier to take space at Aberdeen’s Marischal Square development, taking 26,400 sq. ft on the...
Louise Forrest and Caesar

Luxury cat hotel opens in North East after five-figure investment

A North-east couple have invested more than £60,000 to create what they say is the region’s first truly 5-star cat hotel. Located at Cross of...
Soju Restaurant

New Aberdeen restaurant as Dizzy’s reborn after £200,000 renovation

The West End bar and restaurant formerly known as Dizzy’s has re-opened as Soju after a £200,000 renovation. Commercial product design and upholstery specialists, Luxous completed...

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L to R - Martin Byers (chairman), Simon Richards (secretary), Tom Jenkins (vice treasurer), James Davidson (vice chairman), Donna Doo (communications)

£14million outdoor recreation project relaunched

A north-east mountain biking and adventure sports charity has relaunched its brand and announced a new campaign to raise funds for an ambitious £14million...
Michael Cowlam (left), technical director of Seacroft Marine Consultants with Nigel Robinson, marine and renewables managing director at Apollo

Seacroft and Apollo form marine engineering and assurance collaboration

Two Aberdeen businesses are to collaborate formally to deliver seamless service across the boundaries between engineering and assurance in offshore marine projects. Seacroft Marine Consultants...
A control room at the Sellafield nuclear site

Wood wins $66 million Sellafield control systems framework

Wood has won a contract to supply programmable digital control technologies to the Sellafield nuclear site in Cumbria, UK. The 10-year framework, worth $66 million,...
Petrofac Aberdeen

Ithaca awards construction and commissioning contract to Petrofac

Petrofac’s Engineering and Production Services (EPS) business has secured a construction and commissioning contract with Ithaca Energy valued in the region of US$10 million. Under...
Laura Mackay

Further expansion, million pound turnover and award success for Aberdeen IFA

Phil Anderson Financial Services has accelerated its growth plans with the appointment of Laura Mackay as a mortgage adviser after revealing a turnover of...

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