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Investment on the rise in the oil and gas sector

Firms focused on R&D, people, new markets and maintenance of infrastructure
Wednesday, May 29, 2019

New visualisations of TECA’s interiors are released

TECA represents the largest single investment in a new events complex in the UK
Thursday, May 23, 2019

Aberdeen International Airport shortlisted as one of Europe’s best in Airports Council International (ACI) annual awards

Aberdeen International Airport has been recognised as a finalist in a coveted aviation awards programme, celebrating Europe’s top airports.
Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Aberdeen International Airport’s new retailers now open in updated departures lounge, with further developments to come in September

Two new and improved stores have opened in the rejuvenated departures lounge at Aberdeen International Airport.
Wednesday, April 10, 2019

High Five - Moorfield Group’s serviced office solution at James Gregory Centre attracts new occupiers

Five more serviced office deals have been concluded by Moorfield Group at the James Gregory Centre on Aberdeen Innovation Park
Monday, April 8, 2019

Energy centre goes live at TECA

The development of The Event Complex Aberdeen (TECA) has reached another major milestone
Friday, April 5, 2019

Scottish Ministers give green light to power link with Norway

Marine Licences for NorthConnect cable connection approved by Scottish Government.
Friday, February 15, 2019

Contractor appointed to build anaerobic plant at new TECA complex

A contractor has been appointed to build an anaerobic digestion gas to grid plant at TECA
Thursday, January 31, 2019

ACT Acorn: a catalyst for low-cost, low-risk clean growth

International collaboration shows how UK’s assets can accelerate Europe’s transition to sustainable future
Wednesday, January 23, 2019

KLM increases flights from Aberdeen International Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol

Flights to one of Aberdeen International Airport’s most popular destinations are set to increase in the summer.
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Scottish global hub aims to transform decommissioning

The National Decommissioning Centre (NDC), a global technology R&D hub, is today opened
Friday, January 11, 2019

Spaces Signs Deal To Offer Flexible Workspace For Businesses At Marischal Square

International creative working environment provider, Spaces, has become the latest occupier
Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Shortlist of harbour transport links drawn up

Plans to improve transport links to and from Aberdeen South Harbour (ASH) have taken another step forward.
Wednesday, November 28, 2018

£40m hub to drive health innovation and life sciences company growth in Aberdeen

A £40m investment project is set to deliver an innovation hub to double the number of life sciences companies in North East Scotland
Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Steve Szalay appointed as new airport Managing Director

Aberdeen International Airport has confirmed it has appointed Steve Szalay as its new Managing Director.
Monday, November 5, 2018

Economic Performance Report 2018

Inaugural Aberdeen Economic Policy Panel Annual Report unveiled.
Friday, November 2, 2018

Aberdeen to host world energy cities conference

The City of Aberdeen has been chosen to host the prestigious World Energy Cities Partnership (WECP) AGM in 2019.
Friday, October 19, 2018

Internal fit-out work begins at TECA as new visualisations of the venue’s interiors are released

The development of The Event Complex Aberdeen (TECA) has reached another major milestone as work begins on the interior fit-out of the building.
Thursday, October 18, 2018

Council initiative which aims to put town centres first wins national award

An innovative initiative by Aberdeenshire Council to put town centres at the heart of decision making has received a prestigious national award.
Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Chamber documents over £8.4billion of investment benefitting the North-east of Scotland

Latest version of the Aberdeen investment tracker unveiled.
Friday, October 5, 2018

University of Aberdeen scottish university of the year

The University of Aberdeen has been named as Scottish University of the Year in the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019.
Monday, September 24, 2018

Hydrogen: A business opportunity for Aberdeen

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Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Options unveiled for potential new transport links for the harbour extension

Plans for the potential transport options which could serve the new Aberdeen South Harbour development have been unveiled.
Monday, September 10, 2018

New Inward Investment Hub for Aberdeen City Region

Invest Aberdeen to play key role in realisation of regional economic vision.
Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Business Gateway celebrates 10 years with local councils, creating more than 100,000 jobs

A service providing advice and support to local businesses for the last decade is celebrating the creation of more than 100,000 jobs by assisting nearly the same number of businesses.
Monday, July 23, 2018

Breaking ground on Aberdeen’s digital transformation

Work to transform Aberdeen into one of the world’s most digitally connected cities kicks off today.
Monday, July 23, 2018

Name announced for Aberdeen’s new £333million pound event venue

The name for Aberdeen’s new £333 million conference, exhibition and entertainment venue has been revealed.
Monday, July 9, 2018

RGU ranked top university for employment

Robert Gordon University (RGU) has been ranked as the top university in Scotland for employment.
Sunday, July 8, 2018

Scotland’s largest offshore wind test site generates first power

EOWDC turbine exports power to National Grid as commissioning continues
Monday, July 2, 2018

Equinor has installed Batwind - the world’s first battery for offshore wind

With Batwind in operation, it will for the first time be possible to store energy produced from an offshore wind farm.
Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Final turbine successfully installed for EOWDC

While world’s fastest installation of suction bucket jacket foundation could mark fourth offshore wind industry first for the Scottish project
Monday, May 28, 2018

Marischal Square Named ‘Development of the Year 2018’ at Scottish Property ‘Oscars’

Marischal Square has been named ‘Development of the Year 2018’
Friday, May 4, 2018

Energetica delivers for the region

Marking more than a decade of Scotland’s Energy Corridor
Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Autonomous offshore robot a world-first

Robots could soon be working autonomously alongside humans on a North Sea platform as part of a world-first project
Monday, April 2, 2018

Centre of Excellence aims to transform decommissioning

The Oil & Gas Technology Centre and the University of Aberdeen will create a new multi-million-pound Decommissioning Centre of Excellence to tackle current and future challenges with world-class research and development in partnership with industry.
Monday, March 26, 2018

Scotland hosts UK offshore wind premiere

First of gigantic, game-changing suction bucket jacket foundations installed for Vattenfall’s European Offshore Wind Deployment Centre in Aberdeen Bay.
Monday, March 26, 2018


Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre (AECC) won the inaugural M&IT / CAT Media - Best Business Event at 2018 Thistle Awards.
Monday, March 19, 2018

Work progressing well at new AECC site

The new exhibition centre is half way through build
Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Aberdeen Harbour Board welcomes new Chief Executive

Aberdeen Harbour Board welcomes Michelle Handforth, who has officially taken over the role as Chief Executive
Monday, February 5, 2018

Expansion for EC-OG at Davidson House, Aberdeen Innovation Park

Another deal has been concluded at Moorfield Group’s Aberdeen Innovation Park
Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Strategic Regional Transport Provision on the Agenda

Members of the public and community groups are being asked to give their views on existing and future transport problems and opportunities
Tuesday, January 16, 2018

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