Industry remains resilient
Scotland’s engineering industry has shrugged off political uncertainty with orders and output levels holding up well, according to new figures.
New man at the helm
Scottish Engineering chief executive Bryan Buchan is stepping down..
Factories benefiting from weak pound
Scotland’s engineering sector continues to report increased orders and output despite the political uncertainty
Concerns over rising costs
Four of Scotland’s industry groups have urged Finance Secretary Derek Mackay to avoid punishing rises in business rates in his budget.
Jobs under threat at offshore yards
Burntisland Fabrication’s managing director Martin Adam today said he was hopeful that a solution could be found..
Upbeat message from engineering body
Companies are shrugging off fears over independence and Brexit, according to a new survey..
Factory orders rising
The engineering industry in Scotland has reported a further quarter of improving orders, output and staffing levels,..
Weak pound boosts output
Scottish manufacturers have given an update on trading conditions…
Improvement in trade
Scotland’s factories have shown an improvement in orders, output and staffing, but the country is yet to benefit from the low pound. ..
Output expected to improve
Scottish factories are expected to show an upturn in activity as the benefits of the low pound begin to work their way north of the border.