Moray Offshore Renewables Limited (MORL) - onshore construction and works event
August 11, 2014 Conferences
Moray Offshore Renewables Ltd (MORL) has recently been granted consent to construct 1116MW offshore wind generation infrastructure in the outer Moray Firth. A significant part of the project is the onshore transmission infrastructure, which will comprises ca. 34km of underground cabling and significant new electricity substation infrastructure, will be connected to the existing transmission grid at a proposed site south of New Deer, Aberdeenshire.
Scottish Enterprise, Highlands and Islands Enterprise and MORL are holding a supply chain workshop at the North East of Scotland College, Fraserburgh Campus on 19 August, specifically focussed on the onshore transmission infrastructure.
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Multi million investment for Port of Cromarty Firth
August 08, 2014 Funding
Energy Minister Fergus Ewing has today (Friday 8 August) announced a £4 million grant from Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE) for the development of a new deepwater quayside at the Port of Cromarty Firth – bringing the total redevelopment project to £25 million.
The 35 acre Invergordon Service Base, operated by the Port of Cromarty Firth, has been close to capacity for many years and this funding sees an additional 9 acres of land reclaimed. The investment forms part of an ongoing programme by the Port and could support hundreds of jobs in the Highlands and Islands and across Scotland.
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MORL supply chain events review
August 01, 2014 Conferences
On behalf of Moray Offshore Renewables Limited (MORL), Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE) and Scottish Enterprise (SE) ran a series of supply chain engagement ‘Meet the Buyer’ events in Scotland during May 2014. A review of the events has been carried out which captures feedback from delegates and the developer. A copy of the review is now available for download.
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