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Coronavirus: Fife firm’s £2.5m non-contact temperature measuring chips in demand

A Fife company has found itself at the forefront of global efforts to curb the spread of coronavirus after being inundated with requests for its products.

Glenrothes-based semi conductor supplier Semefab has received enquiries from four customers in China for a 2.5 million non-contact temperature measuring chips in the space of just 10 days.

Multi-million pound investment in Fife access firm Pict Offshore

A Fife firm that has developed a safer access system for people use on offshore wind turbines has been boosted by a £250,000 Scottish Enterprise grant.

Inverkeithing-based Pict Offshore has developed a motion compensated personnel hoist allows technicians to transfer on and off turbines without the need for access ladders and boat landing metalwork on turbines.


Sweco in association with Forth & Tay Offshore invites you to a networking event to meet organisations new (and not-so-new) to the offshore wind supply chain. This is a great opportunity to meet developers and network with future potential partners!

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Construction of Neart na Gaoithe offshore wind farm project to go ahead following financial agreements

Construction of the Neart na Gaoithe (NnG) offshore wind farm is now underway following confirmation from EDF Renewables that financial close for the project has been achieved. Twenty-five (25) financial institutions are lending money to fund the wind farm which will supply enough low carbon electricity for around 375,000 homes*.

NnG has a capacity of c. 450 megawatts (MW) of low carbon energy and will offset over 400,000 tonnes of Co2 emissions each year. Construction of components is now underway, offshore construction will start in June 2020 and full commissioning will complete in 2023.

Meet the Buyer Event with Babcock International Group

Babcock International Group, a leading provider of critical, complex engineering services which support national defence, save lives and protect communities, will be submitting a bid to be considered for one of the 4 logistics hubs to help deliver the expanded airport. A Meet the Buyer Event, in partnership with Fife Council Economic Development, has been organised to take place on 26th November at the Carnegie Conference Centre to engage with companies across Scotland who may be able to provide the following types of services:

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