Aberdeenshire subsea group taps bank for growth drive
Ecosse Subsea Services (ESS) has secured a multi-million pound revolving credit facility with Swedish-owned bank Handelsbanken that it says will allow the subsea engineering specialist to bid for bigger renewables and power generation work.
Martin Flanagan: Aberdeen opens the London stock market
Aberdeen City Council’s senior echelon had the honour of opening the London stock market at the London Stock Exchange yesterday – recognition of the authority’s groundbreaking use of the bond markets, at least north of the Border, to fund a major infrastructure programme.
Patrick Hughes has been appointed as the new head of Seafood Scotland, the organisation set up “by the industry for the industry” in 1999 to increase the value of returns to the Scottish seafood sector.