Left to right: Nick Sorrie (Chief Director of Operations), Natasha Bruce (Nurse), Craig McHugh (Lead Physiotherapist) and Christian Vangsted-Rees (Operations Lead)

Healthsure Group launch new physiotherapy and occupational health clinic in Aberdeen

Healthsure Group has launched a new physiotherapy and occupational health clinic this month in a prime city centre spot of Aberdeen, Scotland. Healthsure Group, who run clinics in the central belt of Scotland and were…

Bob MacDonald

Wood unveils new technology fund for nuclear decommissioning

Wood plc has launched a new fund that will invest in technologies for nuclear decommissioning developed by small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs). The aim of the Wood Nuclear Innovation Fund is to bring about…

From left - Laura Considine and Iain Considine

Veteran North East lawyer hands over reins to daughter

Well known North East lawyer Iain Considine has announced he will be stepping down from his role as a senior partner at Aberdein Considine, the law firm he co-founded in 1981 and will now become…

From left - Managing director Graeme McGuire (left) and business development manager DJ Robertson

AV One Solutions targets further growth following office move

An award-winning technology business has announced its move to new office premises in Aberdeen and the appointment of an experienced industry professional. AV One Solutions, which provides audio-visual services for onshore/offshore installation and event support,…

From left - Scott Fraser (technical director), Jim Thomson (CEO) and Grant Forsyth (operations director)

Well intervention specialists Wellpro Group launched in Aberdeen

Wellpro Group, a new well intervention start-up, expects to create seven jobs within its first year of trading after announcing its move to premises in the Granite City. The business, which is primarily focused on…

From left - Graeme Allan and Fraser Porter

New partner appointment at Anderson Anderson & Brown

Anderson Anderson & Brown LLP (AAB), one of the UK’s leading firms of Chartered Accountants & Business Advisors, has announced the appointment of Fraser Porter as Partner, responsible for the firm’s Wealth Management Division. Fraser…

TWMA maintains growth strategy, acquires US service company in eight-figure deal

TWMA, provider of specialised drilling waste management services, has aquired US-based Dynamic Oilfield Services in an eight-figure deal. The move comes as TWMA continues to implement an ambitious growth strategy, with internationalisation and service diversity…

Douglas McBain

Astute Launches New Bookkeeping Franchise

A new Scottish-based bookkeeping franchise has been launched called Astute Books, with the new business looking for franchisees across the UK. The new franchise is very affordable, and can be run from home on a full-time or part-time…

Caledonia Competence achieves international ISO accreditation

Caledonia Competence has recently secured ISO 9001:2015 accreditation from awarding body QMS International. Based in Westpoint House in Westhill, Caledonia Competence provides specialist services in personnel assessment and development. Their core services include the creation,…

Meldrum House Hotel

Meldrum House awarded Best Boutique Hotel in Britain

Meldrum House Country Hotel & Golf Course has won the title of Britain’s ‘Best Boutique Hotel’ by premium publication Luxurious Lifestyle Magazine. Striving to be the best in the business, the hotel has won numerous…

Melanie Gilmour

Aberdeen-based accountant named as Accountant of the Year

An up and coming Aberdeen corporate finance specialist has been crowned Accountant of the Year in the Scottish Accountancy and Finance Awards. Melanie Gilmour, assistant director of Hall Morrice Corporate Finance (HMCF), received the accolade…

Teekay Offshore awards multi-million pound contract to Bilfinger

Maintenance, modifications and operations specialist Bilfinger Salamis UK has been awarded a multi-million pound contract from Teekay Offshore. The new three-year contract, with the option of two one-year extensions, continues a successful relationship between the…

AJT Engineering’s Managing Director Ken Gauld along with Mel Maitland former Managing Director and Allan Leslie and Tom Flynn of Black Gold Oil Tools Ltd

Aberdeen-based AJT Engineering acquires Black Gold Oil Tools

AJT Engineering based in Tullos, Aberdeen has acquired local Aberdeen downhole tool company Black Gold Oil Tools Limited. AJT Engineering has purchased the total shareholding in the company from former Managing Director, Mel Maitland. Ken…

Michelle Forth

Safety Scotland strengthens senior management team with director appointment

Aberdeen based health and safety consultancy Safety Scotland has appointed long standing employee Michelle Forth as director and shareholder. Co-owner and Director, Kevin Main comments, “Both myself and Ron knew within months of Michelle joining the…

Barry Gibb, Director of Gibbs Inverurie

Inverurie menswear firm toasts £100k whisky contract

Pernod Ricard, owners of several prestigious spirit brands, has awarded a £100k retail contract to family-owned menswear outfitters Gibbs Inverurie. A contingent of 875 Chinese are heading across the globe for a 4-day whisky extravaganza…

Ian Smith and Lewis Cradock

Aberdeen bed firm rests easy as future is secured by new owner

An Aberdeen business that sells 4,000 beds a year has been acquired by a new owner who has plans to grow the brand by 20%, following a £100,000 funding package from Bank of Scotland. Bedz…

Royal Bank of Scotland set to move to Aberdeen’s Marischal Square development

The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) is the latest major business to take space at the prestigious £107 million Marischal Square development in Aberdeen. In a deal announced today, RBS will move from its current…

Aberdeen City Council planners support new private rented sector housing at Hill of Rubislaw

City Council planners have recommended approval of an application submitted by Aberdeen based Aurora Planning Limited on behalf of Canadian company Carttera Private Equities Limited for 299 private rented sector flats at the Hill of…

Air Control Entech and TRAC Oil & Gas form new strategic partnership

Air Control Entech and TRAC Oil & Gas Ltd have formed a new strategic partnership, aiming to combine their respective expertise in UAVs, aviation and inspection. Kieran Hope, founder and MD of Air Control Entech…

From left to right; Ricky Cowan, Graeme Allan, Lyn Calder and Fraser Porter of Anderson Anderson & Brown.

Accountants arrive in Capital with plans to create 100 jobs

Anderson Anderson & Brown LLP (AAB), one of the UK’s leading independent firms of Chartered Accountants & Business Advisors, has announced its arrival in Edinburgh with plans to create 100 jobs in the capital within…

Spencer Buchan

AVC Immedia scores major World Cup 2018 contract

Aberdeen based AVC Immedia has secured a prestigious contract from FIFA, football’s global governing body to produce video content its FIFA FanFest celebrations at this month’s FIFA World Cup being held in Russia.   AVC…

Allan McEwan

CityFibre makes key appointment to deliver Aberdeen’s full fibre future

CityFibre has appointed a dedicated development manager for Aberdeen ahead of the transformation of the city’s digital infrastructure – which will see a £40m investment in to the roll out of gold standard full fibre…

L-R Ally Forbes and Patrick Porciello

Motive Spooling & Inspection expands into North America

A North-east offshore services firm has opened its first North American office to meet growing demand from clients in the region. Aberdeen-headquartered Motive Spooling & Inspection is a division of the Motive Offshore Group, which provides…

From left - Managing Partner, Graeme Allan and Lyn Calder

New corporate finance partner at AAB

Anderson Anderson & Brown LLP (AAB), Chartered Accountants & Business Advisors, has appointed Lyn Calder as corporate finance partner. Lyn Calder, a Chartered Accountant, has worked within this specialist area for almost 20 years in both lead…

Michelle Handforth

Aberdeen Harbour Board profits boosted by sale of land

Aberdeen Harbour Board (AHB) has reported an increase in profits thanks to a £10.9 million boost from the sale of land. In its recently published annual review and accounts, the premier North East port records a…