First Integrated bucks oil and gas trend with new investment in Aberdeen

First Integrated oil and gas tool hire shopAberdeen-based First Integrated Solutions has agreed a strategic partnership with Hi-Force Hydraulic Tools –  a manufacturer of high pressure hydraulic equipment – to offer a wider range of hydraulic tool services to the gas, oil and renewable energy sectors.

At the same time, First Integrated has also launched its new Monti Products Service Centre to provide a full servicing, supply, hire and repair facility in the Energy Capital of Europe.

Already employing over 100 people, and with plans to further increase positions this coming year, the Monti service centre is one of a number of expansion and growth initiatives underway at First Integrated, bucking the trend in the oil and gas sector by offering innovation and value added services and products

Steven Mearns, Managing Director, said: “We are proud to add the Monti service centre to our portfolio of services and this is a key part of our ambitious expansion plan for the forthcoming period for First in this challenging – but opportunity-laden – market place”.

Meanwhile Aberdeen-based oilfield procurement specialist, Craig International has won  a contract to manage a $55 million client-spend with a major operator in Qatar.

Pixie Energy

Pixie logo Pixie Energy is an incubator and a facilitator of strategic research and project work, focusing on energy regulation, policy and markets at the local and national level. Find out more about Pixie Energy here.

Local Energy Matters: Scotland

Local Energy Matters: Scotland is a free-to-download brochure with a focus on energy tariffs in the two Scottish electricity distribution regions, as well news on local energy and low-carbon schemes.

Previous editions can be download here.

Scottish energy market overview

You can read an overview of the Scottish energy market here.

Scottish Government energy feed