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Infinity Partnership shortlisted for two awards

Aberdeen's Infinity Partnership has been shortlisted for two accolades at the prestigious Northern Star Business Awards. The award-winning accountancy practice has been named a finalist in the Business of the Year and Customer First categories. The awards are organised by Aberdeen and Grampian Ch ...

James Donaldson


Posted 2 days agoPress

Micron Eagle Hydraulics in distributor deal with Danfoss

Leading hydraulics company Micron Eagle has announced a distributor agreement with multinational Danfoss. The deal with the Danish engineering giant means Micron Eagle Hydraulics is the only Scottish-based service centre and authorised distributor for Danfoss Power Solutions.  Danfoss products in ...

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Posted 8 days agoPress > Aberdeenhydraulic engineeringHydraulics +4

AFBE-UK Scotland careers event to help students face post-pandemic challenges

Students and graduates facing up to the challenges of finding work in the wake of the pandemic have an opportunity to gain career advice at an online event. Social enterprise AFBE-UK Scotland, which supports aspiring engineers from under-represented groups, is hosting its popular careers programme ...

James Donaldson


Posted 9 days agoPress

International executive leads way as The Alternative Board launches in Edinburgh

A peer-to-peer support and advisory organisation for business leaders is to expand into Edinburgh – with a former senior executive of a global business at the helm. Andy Todd, a former senior vice-president at Wood Mackenzie, the global research and analysis consultancy, is to lead The Alternative ...

James Donaldson


Posted 9 days agoPress

Key appointment as McMenon targets growth in the Middle East and Asia-Pacific

McMenon Engineering Services has made a key strategic appointment as the company targets further growth. Bipin Nair, who has over 20 years' industry experience, has been appointed regional general manager for the Middle East and Asia-Pacific regions. He was previously with Wika Group in the Middle ...

James Donaldson


Posted 1 month agoPress

Empathy and reassurance: fostering customer loyalty in a post-Covid world

Chris Rigby, business coach and facilitator with The Alternative Board Many people are instinctively resistant to change. It's an unknown, introducing uncertainty into our lives.  The process of change, however, can often tell us something new about ourselves. And from a business perspective we ...

James Donaldson


Posted 1 month agoPress

Drilling services specialist NXG secures API certification

NXG, the drilling technology and services specialist, has secured the American Petroleum Institute (API) 7-1 accreditation – an internationally-recognised certification. NXG, which has its head office in Aberdeen and a machine shop near Peterhead, successfully demonstrated its quality management s ...

James Donaldson


Posted 2 months agoPress

Design agency Dunclyde secures Innovate UK funding for Open Sign project

An Aberdeen-based design agency has been awarded more than £42,000 to develop its platform for helping local businesses during the Covid-19 pandemic.   Dunclyde's community website project Open Sign has been given a boost after the firm entered the Fast Start Competition, which was launched by ...

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Posted 2 months agoPress > DunclydeInnovate UKBusiness +1

International Women In Engineering Day: an opportunity to celebrate successes

Shiby Bernard, chief operations officer at McMenon Engineering Services I feel a sense of gratitude to International Women In Engineering Day for not only reminding the world about the role of women in engineering, but celebrating it too. The 2020 theme ‘Shape The World' is more relevant tha ...

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Posted 2 months agoPress > McMenonINWED 2020Aberdeen

Contract wins for networks and communications specialist Arrowdawn

Arrowdawn, a leading networks and communications firm, has secured contracts with three companies it has been working with for 10 years.  The Aberdeen-based business will continue to provide 24/7 maintenance support to long-standing clients in the legal, oilfield services and global logistics sect ...

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Posted 3 months agoPress > ArrowdawnAberdeenCisco

Final call for AFBE-UK’s 2020 Diversity and Inclusion Awards

Time is running out for companies and individuals to submit an entry to the 2020 AFBE-UK Diversity and Inclusion Awards.  The awards celebrate diversity and inclusion achievements in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics arenas. The deadline for entries is Friday, June 12 (2020), wi ...

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Posted 3 months agoPress > awardsDiversityInclusion +1

The Alternative Board here to support business leaders

A business support organisation has expanded in the North-east after successfully moving to an online engagement model in response to the Covid-19 pandemic.   The Alternative Board (TAB) was launched in Scotland in 2017 as a peer-to-peer advisory and business networking platform for business l ...

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Posted 4 months agoPress > AberdeenBusinessNetworking

Infinity Partnership shortlisted for prestigious tax award

Accountancy firm Infinity Partnership has been shortlisted for a prestigious UK tax award.   The Aberdeen-based business has been named a finalist in the Best Single Office Tax Practice category at the 2020 Tolley's Taxation Awards.   Simon Cowie, managing partner at Infinity Partnership, said: ...

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Posted 5 months agoPress > AberdeenawardsBusiness

Meston Reid & Co: what are the options for business?

  By Mark Brown, audit, accounts and business assurance partner at Meston Reid & Co We know things can change quickly in the world of business, but this is altogether new territory for companies across the north-east of Scotland. Not only do they have to respond to the severe – and contin ...

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Posted 5 months agoPress > AberdeenBusinesscovid-19

2020 diversity and inclusion awards open for entries

Entries are now open for an awards event that will champion diversity and inclusion successes in Scotland.   AFBE-UK Scotland, a social enterprise which encourages people from under-represented groups to pursue a career in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) sectors, ...

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Posted 5 months agoPress