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BHGE investment in Montrose highlights Scotland’s global attractiveness

19 June 2019

BHGE investment in Montrose highlights Scotland’s global attractiveness:  MG 1646

Baker Hughes, a GE company opened its transformed Centre of Excellence (CoE) facility today at an inauguration ceremony with Minister for Energy, Paul Wheelhouse, customers and employees. The world-class CoE will deliver engineering, manufacturing, test and assembly and services to advance deepwater technology for customers. 

The campus, which sits on more than 35 acres, is an important milestone for BHGE globally. The expansion represents a £31 million investment by BHGE and supported by a £4.9 million grant from the Scottish Government, through Scottish Enterprise.

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ENTERPRISE AGENCIES INVEST IN SCOTLAND’S FUTURE

11 June 2019

ENTERPRISE AGENCIES INVEST IN SCOTLAND’S FUTURE: Steve Dunlop ICE 0652

Scotland’s enterprise agencies have today, (Tuesday 11 June), launched ambitious plans to help build a more economically vibrant country.

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EY Scotland Attractiveness Survey 2019

04 June 2019

EY Scotland Attractiveness Survey 2019: Paul Lewis

Paul Lewis, Managing Director, Scottish Development International, comments on the findings of the latest EY Scotland Attractiveness Survey.

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Partners to create “first-class” innovation centre at Michelin’s Dundee plant

31 May 2019

Partners to create “first-class” innovation centre at Michelin’s Dundee plant: MSIP Ltd signing

A “flagship innovation centre” – the Michelin-Scotland Innovation Parc – will be created on the site of the Michelin factory at Baldovie in Dundee, partners have pledged.

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Scotland’s Fintech community now exceeds 100 innovative enterprises

30 May 2019

Scotland’s Fintech community now exceeds 100 innovative enterprises: fintech 1

The fintech community in Scotland has now increased to over one hundred innovative firms focused on reinventing financial services through new technology and data.

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Scottish Enterprise Welcomes Fund to Support Manufacturing

29 May 2019

Scottish Enterprise Welcomes Fund to Support Manufacturing: AMCF Launch Pic 5 of 5

The Advancing Manufacturing Challenge Fund will help small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Scotland enhance their manufacturing capabilities.

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VeriCall to deliver 200 jobs to Fife with Scottish Enterprise Support

22 May 2019

VeriCall to deliver 200 jobs to Fife with Scottish Enterprise Support: Neil Francis

£1m RSA award from Scottish Enterprise for VeriCall to establish a Contact Centre in Kirkcaldy, providing 209 living wage jobs from 2019-21

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LendingCrowd creates transformational deal to partner with Scottish Investment Bank and NIBC to fund SME growth

21 May 2019

LendingCrowd creates transformational deal to partner with Scottish Investment Bank and NIBC to fund SME growth: SE logo cmyk

LendingCrowd, Scotland’s only fintech lending platform, has brought together the Scottish Investment Bank and Dutch entrepreneurial bank NIBC to form a unique funding deal to provide small and medium-sized businesses with the finances they need to grow.

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Funding boost helps university team improve cancer diagnosis and treatment

16 May 2019

Funding boost helps university team improve cancer diagnosis and treatment: Kate Forbes MSP with the Natantis CNAsafe device

Researchers from Heriot-Watt University’s Natantis team are developing an innovative device that could revolutionise the way blood samples are prepared for use in cancer diagnosis and treatment monitoring, after being awarded £574,500 from Scottish Enterprise’s High Growth Spin-out Programme (HGSP).

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Funding boost helps fintech disruptor Soar change the face of ethical banking

15 May 2019

Funding boost helps fintech disruptor Soar change the face of ethical banking: SE Soar001

Fintech disruptor Soar aims to change the face of ethical banking following the award of a £450,000 Research and Development (R&D) grant from Scottish Enterprise.

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