Everything News Jobs Opportunities Events Products/Services
more
 
About
Go to Home
Sign Up Sign in

Wind Energy Update

30 Mar 2011 04:03:24

Steel Engineering to invest in Scotland



Steel Engineering, a welder and fabricator of massive and complex metal structures, is poised to invest £3 million to create a new industrial port on the banks of the White Cart.

The Renfrew-based firm is receiving a £1.8 million government grant through Scottish Enterprise towards the £3 million investment. Steel Engineering says the investment will enable it to double its full-time workforce, create 120 jobs, and expand its business servicing a range of clean energy sectors, including offshore wind, wave and tidal power.

It has also emerged that Skills Development Scotland is in discussions with the Steel Engineering about a planned training school, which will be named The Renewable Energy Steel Trades Academy. In partnership with Anniesland College, the company plans to provide intensive and exclusive training tailored to the latest fabrication techniques, and welding procedures required by the renewables industry.


Discussion Thread  

 


Wind Energy Update Community



Linked Items From Wind Energy Update


  1. Siemens Energy has been allotted its third order for direct drive wind turbines in the US. The...

    30 Mar 2011
  2. Power generation equipment and services specialist Alstom is collaborating with Belgian wind farm...

    24 Mar 2011
  3. German wind farm developer PNE Wind and wind turbine supplier Vestas have agreed to an exclusive...

    24 Mar 2011
  4. High voltage direct current (HVDC) transmission is the proper technology for future offshore wind...

    24 Mar 2011


Related Items From Everyone


  1. The who's who of anaerobic digestion and biogas research and development meet today to define a...

    07 Nov 2012
  2. Space Air has worked with Daikin for over 32 years, giving us the knowledge and expertise to...

    14 Sep 2012
  3. Despite not agreeing legally binding commitments to reduce emissions, the Cancun conference does...

    06 Jan 2011
  4. Energy saving advice Products & Services

    Energy management services # Renewable technology advice - consultancy - inst

  5. The Michael Tippett School is the first school in London to be completed under the BSF programme

    25 Sep 2008



Go To Home

Resource Links

We're social: View Available Feeds Find out more! Leave us your feedback

RSS



We appreciate all feedback. Please leave as much or as little as you like about any aspect of this website.

If your message requires a response, please leave your email address.