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WATCH: Global Energy chair Roy MacGregor on £350m Nigg cable plant: ‘The opportunity is here and we’ve got to embrace it’

WATCH: Global Energy chair Roy MacGregor on £350m Nigg cable plant: ‘The opportunity is here and we’ve got to embrace it’

WATCH: Global Energy chair Roy MacGregor on £350m Nigg cable plant: ‘The opportunity is here and we’ve got to embrace it’

Global Energy chairman Roy MacGregor urged Highland people to “embrace” the opportunity the new facility can bring to the area.


Highland ports join new alliance to drive offshore wind development

Highland ports join new alliance to drive offshore wind development

Highland ports join new alliance to drive offshore wind development

Leading Highland ports are among those across Scotland to have joined forces to launch a new alliance to capitalise on offshore wind opportunities.


WATCH: Sumitomo factory at Nigg can have ‘major impact’ on Highland economy, says Scottish net zero secretary

WATCH: Sumitomo factory at Nigg can have ‘major impact’ on Highland economy, says Scottish net zero secretary

WATCH: Sumitomo factory at Nigg can have ‘major impact’ on Highland economy, says Scottish net zero secretary

MSP Màiri McAllan believes the new facility at Port of Nigg has the potential to create hundreds of jobs


Easter Ross distillery staff consider strike action over pay

Easter Ross distillery staff consider strike action over pay

Easter Ross distillery staff consider strike action over pay

A union leader said: ‘Our members are struggling to make ends meet while being paid less than whisky workers elsewhere.’


PICTURES: Construction of ‘state-of-the-art’ subsea cable factory at Nigg commences with groundbreaking ceremony

PICTURES: Construction of ‘state-of-the-art’ subsea cable factory at Nigg commences with groundbreaking ceremony

PICTURES: Construction of ‘state-of-the-art’ subsea cable factory at Nigg commences with groundbreaking ceremony

Construction of a new state-of-the-art subsea transmission cable factory in the Highlands commenced this morning.


£350m Easter Ross investment ‘a vote of confidence in Highlands’

£350m Easter Ross investment ‘a vote of confidence in Highlands’

£350m Easter Ross investment ‘a vote of confidence in Highlands’

‘At £350m, the Sumitomo project is one of the biggest inward investments we’ve ever attracted to the Highlands and Islands.’


Community-owned distillery distributes funding to organisations across Ross-shire

Community-owned distillery distributes funding to organisations across Ross-shire

Community-owned distillery distributes funding to organisations across Ross-shire

In all, £20,000 has been given to fourteen community organisations by GlenWyvis.


SSEN deal looks set to power jobs boost at Nigg

SSEN deal looks set to power jobs boost at Nigg

SSEN deal looks set to power jobs boost at Nigg

A major deal involving a new player at an Easter Ross fabrication yard has been announced as part of massive planned infrastructure investment.


Port of Ardersier owners Haventus secures £100 million investment

Port of Ardersier owners Haventus secures £100 million investment

Port of Ardersier owners Haventus secures £100 million investment

First Minister John Swinney says the loan of Scottish and UK public money ‘demonstrates the huge confidence in this new facility.’


Why retiring Ross-shire distillery manager didn’t bother reading his contract

Why retiring Ross-shire distillery manager didn’t bother reading his contract

Why retiring Ross-shire distillery manager didn’t bother reading his contract

The well-respected distillery manager jumped at the chance of the top job and never looked back.


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