Kevin Roberts

Kevin Roberts joins Beattie as Chairman

International business leader Kevin Roberts, former Chairman and CEO of Saatchi & Saatchi and Head Coach of Publicis Groupe, has joined Beattie, the UK...
COREX CEO Steve Anthony

Premier Oilfield Laboratories Announces Acquisition of Corex UK Ltd

Premier Oilfield Laboratories of Houston has acquired Aberdeen based COREX UK Ltd. Established over 40 years ago, COREX is an international provider of analytical services...
Norman Liley

Zilift achieve electrical submersible pump world first

Zilift, the developer of permanent magnet technologies for innovative artificial lift applications for the energy sector, has successfully achieved a world first in the...

Whisky company to sponsor Hollywood Critics’ Choice Awards

Aberdeenshire based, Duncan Taylor Scotch Whisky has been announced as the official spirits sponsor of the Critics’ Choice Awards in Hollywood. Final preparations are well...
left to right EnerMech president Americas, Vince Kouns, Hydratron commercial director Findlay Beveridge, and EnerMech’s Frazer Thomson and Ian Brownhill.

EnerMech Strikes US Partnership With Hydratron

EnerMech has signed a distributorship agreement with Pressure Technologies Plc owned company Hydratron which covers North, South and Central America. In addition to providing sales...
Kevin Stephen , Neptune’s Operations and Business Development Director for Europe, Mediterranean and Africa

Neptune opens Houston office

Neptune Marine Services, a provider of specialised engineering, integrated inspection, repair and maintenance solutions, is targeting further growth overseas with its new office in...
Nigel Eccles

Scottish ‘unicorn’ FanDuel to merge with American rival

Scottish 'unicorn' FanDuel has entered into a merger agreement with Fantasy sports technology competitor DraftKings. The transaction is expected to close in 2017 but financial...
Jan Dell

Wood Group appoints vice president of clean energy

Wood Group has appointed Jan Dell as vice president of clean energy. Based in Houston and leading a team of 350 people globally, Jan...

Taylor Hopkinson Associates opens new Houston office

Renewable and clean energy recruitment specialists Taylor Hopkinson Associates has opened a new office in Houston, Texas.  Houston is widely known as the un-rivalled centre...

Ferguson Group, Hoover Container and CHEP Merger

Ferguson Group, Hoover Container Solutions and CHEP Catalyst & Chemical Containers, three global providers of container solutions products in the energy, petrochemical and general...
Kevin Keogh

Paradigm Flow Services Announces Key Move In US Market

Oil and gas services provider Paradigm Flow Services continues its North America expansion with the appointment of a new business development manager. Kevin Keogh is...
Iain Hutchison

Merlin ERD open US office in Houson, Texas

Perth based drilling experts Merlin ERD have announced the next phase of their growth plan with the opening of an office in Houston, Texas,...
Alan Evett

Calash open Houston and New York offices

Strategic consulting and transaction support advisory firm, Calash, has opened offices in both Houston and New York City. The expansion into the USA market will...
Add Energy's Aberdeen team

Add Energy doubles Aberdeen workforce to 55 following major contract wins

Add Energy, the international oil and gas upstream consultancy provider, has doubled its workforce in Aberdeen and Houston to 55 personnel as a result...
Wayne Betts

ROVOP to create new jobs as a result of Gulf business growth

Aberdeen based subsea remotely operated vehicle (ROV) service provider, ROVOP, is set to increase its Houston workforce as a result of further business growth...

Promoted Content

Hampton Associates – 5 lessons for 2017

Every day is a school day at Hampton Associates. After an amazing (and extremely diverse) 2016, we wanted to share some of the key...
Angus Lee, Jason Moir and Andrew Smith

North-East golf networking group swings into action

A new north-east networking group has swung into action offering a unique combination of sport, socialising and business networking. The 19th Hole, founded by experienced...

Nicholson Solutions Appointed as Education Partner by Digital Marketing Institute

The Digital Marketing Institute has appointed Aberdeen company Nicholson Solutions to deliver its Professional Diploma in Digital Marketing in Scotland. The SQA accredited professional...

Interviews

SureVoIP's Managing Director Gavin Henry

Interview: Gavin Henry – A man destined to succeed

SureVoIP's Managing Director Gavin Henry is over the moon about last year's ITSPA award win for Best Business ITSP (medium enterprise), an accolade that...
Ruairidh Wynne-McHardy

Interview: The Scottish Lawyer who became a Digital Entrepreneur

Ruairidh Wynne-McHardy admits that being a qualified lawyer who is also a self-taught programmer is a strange mix but the two skills combined perfectly...
Ray Riddoch

Gillian Thomson: An Interview with Ray Riddoch – Leadership in a Downturn

It feels that in the last two years we have been bombarded with doom and gloom stories here in Aberdeen, where much of the...
Jack Cairney

Interview: Jack Cairney, Founder of BeFound – How to launch a software company

SBNN caught up with BeFound founder and search marketing expert Jack Cairney. We talked about launching a small business, motivation, technology and of course...
Craig Buchan

Craig Buchan: The continuing journey of Qpal

I sat with great expectations of becoming a frequent blogger back in April after I put the finishing touches to my first chronicle, Coming...

Columnists

Mike McGrail

Mike McGrail: My Return to Marketing Consultancy – Week three

It’s fair to say I’m struggling to know how best to name these posts. I think I’ll stick with this iteration. Sorry, I digress....
Julie Mitchell-Mehta

Julie Mitchell-Mehta: Recommended Tools To Help Your Website Work Better

Is your website working? I’m sure you know that it’s live and all the buttons do what they are supposed to do. But is...
Mike McGrail

Mike McGrail: My Return to Marketing Consultancy – Days 2-4

When I published the recap of day 1 last week, I promised myself that I would do the same each day of this week. Clearly,...
Mike McGrail

Mike McGrail: My Return to Marketing Consultancy – Day 1

Well that’s not the catchiest of headlines I’ve ever written, but it does what it says on the tin, right? That phrase is so overused....
Clare Scott

Clare Scott: How does your company cope with Christmas?

It’s December. That means we’re officially allowed to mention the ‘C’ word. But which approach does your company adopt when it comes to the...